Our Practice

We are a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare services in Belfair, WA. Our veterinarians offer a wide variety of medical, surgical and dental services, including holistic therapies. Our hospital has advanced equipment and technologies, including comprehensive in-house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suite, dental suite, and a pharmacy. We are committed to providing quality care at every stage of your pet's life. From routine preventive care to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases, we have the expertise to provide the highest standard of care for your pet. We serve clients near and far, including Bremerton, Gig Harbor, Port Orchard, Shelton, Allyn, Grapeview, and Seabeck.

  • Dr. Ryan Reusch DVM

    Doctor

    Dr. Ryan grew up in rural Iowa, pursing biology, chemistry and a detour into anthropology where he enjoyed teaching and performing academic research. Dr. Ryan ultimately found his calling in veterinary medicine where he could assist families with the care of their furry companions. He worked as a veterinary assistant in a small animal practice for several years before attaining his DVM from the University of Missouri in 2016. Dr. Ryan has specific interests in companion animal medicine, soft tissue surgery, dentistry, and dermatology.

    After years of living in the midwest, Dr. Ryan desired to explore the Pacific Northwest, finding great camping, hiking and many adventures with his wonderful companions Alicia and their German Shepherd Huxley on the Olympic Peninsula.

  • Dr. Heidi Brees, DVM

    Doctor

    Dr. Heidi Brees said from the time she was 3-years-old that she wanted to be a veterinarian and help animals. During high school and collage she volunteered at animal shelters, socializing and training, hoping to help the animals be able to find forever homes. She left the Pacific Northwest to attend Kansas State University for her Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science, then returned to receive her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree from Washington State University in 2020. While one of her favorite parts of veterinary medicine is the diversity seen any given day, she has a particular interest in soft tissue surgery, dentistry, and reproduction. She loves working with dogs and cats, and also enjoys goats and sheep.

    In her time away from helping animals, she enjoys baking, fencing, hiking, traveling, doing craft projects, and hanging out at home with her three cats; Scamp, Pig, and Little Man.

  • Dr. Brianna Boone

    Doctor

    Dr. Brianna Boone observed her first colic surgery at 13-years-old and has been in love with veterinary medicine ever since. She was born and raised in Arizona where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Biological Sciences from Barrett, The Honors College at Arizona State University in 2017. She attended the WIMU program at Washington State University and received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2021. Throughout school, she developed an interest in exotic animal medicine, pain management, soft tissue surgery, and preventative medicine. Dr. Bri spends her free time exploring the local trails and beaches, cooking, baking, gaming, and gardening. She shares her home with her partner Mike and their three cats (Lilith, Mordecai, and Gaige), two degus (Amara and Moze), and a sassy cockatiel (Bubbles).

  • April

    Hospital Manager

    April has been in the veterinary field since 1993, starting out as a kennel assistant for a clinic in Gig Harbor while in high school. She served in the US Army as a veterinary technician for 4 years stationed in MD. She joined Belltowne Veterinary Center in August 2009 and became the office Manager in October 2015. Her favorite part of the veterinary field is the human animal bond.

    April and her husband Paul have 1 cat, 3 dogs and a couple fish tanks. April actively participates in flyball with the Cascade Comets, with her 3 dogs; Rossi- Jack Russell, Indi- Border Collie, and Mac- Terrier/ Poodle Mix. April also likes to run, hike, camp, garden and ride motorcycles.

  • Madeleine

    Licensed Vet Technician

    Madeleine is the clinic’s crazy cat lady. She graduated from Pierce College’s Veterinary Technician program in June 2019 and joined the Belltowne team shortly thereafter. Her favorite parts of the job are anesthesia and helping with treatments on cats. She has two cats of her own named Charlie and Marceline. In her free time, she enjoys reading, trail hiking, and watching Youtube videos.

  • Liza

    Receptionist

    Liza joined our Belltowne team in 2009 and has been in the vet field since 1999.
    She is known for her care, compassion and concern for all pets.
    Her favorite pastime revolves around her own pets (2) canines Fred and Darren, (2) 3 legged cats, I-Lean, and Jack, and (2) 4 legged brother cats Coal and Edward.
    Customer relations, receptionist and the occasional back room assistant along with her ability to multi task and assist in many facets of providing the best to all of our patients and their 2 legged parents.
    Liza and her husband, Doug met in 1994. They have been married since 1995 and currently reside in Manchester.

  • Adam

    Client Service Supervisor

    Adam comes to our veterinary clinic with a long history of working in customer service and nonprofits. He is a regular volunteer in the community, having worked and given his time to multiple causes helping animals and children in need. Having moved here from California, the Pacific Northwest has quickly become home. The lack of heat and sunshine are two of his favorite things about the area. 

  • Amanda

    Receptionist

    My name is Amanda, although I go by Mandy at the Clinic. I’ve been working for Belltowne Veterinary Center as a Receptionist and Kennel Assistant since October 2018. My current goal is to become a Vet Technician and progress in my education. ‘There is always room for improvement’ is pretty much my motto, and I do what I can to improve myself as a person, as well as at my job. I’ve always wanted to work with animals, so I’m very blessed to have gotten the opportunity. I hope if there’s ever anything you need help doing, that you know you can count on me.”

  • Kelsie

    Dr. Ryan's Assistant

    Hi my name is Kelsie! I moved to WA from California where I grew up. I am a navy wife and a dog mom to a cute boxer named Roczen. I graduated from a vet tech program in 2017 and have worked in the animal field since. I am a huge dog lover, favorite breed being boxer of course. In my spare time I like to go to concerts, watch football and adventure outdoors.

  • Aubrey

    Treatment Team

    Aubrey has been in the veterinary care for about 2 years now, Belltowne being her first clinic. Aubrey has always been interested in the field since she was a little girl; she has always had a passion for helping those who cannot help themselves. Born abroad to a military family, Aubrey moved to the beautiful Pacific Northwest when she was 4. She did the running start program, finishing her high school career with college courses. Aubrey completed a bachelor degree in zoology from Washington State University and moved back to western Washington. She has been with Belltowne Veterinary Center since August 2015, starting as a kennel assistant and working her way up to a veterinary assistant. Aubrey has 4 cats with her other half, John-Michael: Gatsby, Akila, Scribbles, and Fraya. When Aubrey is not at work, she is at home curled up on the couch with her cats or pursuing a degree in veterinary technology.

  • Edwin

    Receptionist

    Edwin is an avid animal lover and is a proud Dad of two amazing kitty boys (Oliver in the above pic). His mother spent most of her life in the equestrian world so he grew up on horseback. He has gained a background working as an animal control officer in Idaho and has worked at an animal sanctuary he has gone on many rescue missions. Edwin has plans to further his animal education and career here at Belltowne and his primary goal is to become an animal behaviorist. He also is a live-in caretaker at a dog boarding facility, he loves to spend his time out with the pack. Edwin’s hobbies are the occasional video game, movie fanatic, playing his guitar, and rockhounding.

  • Jamie

    Treatment Team

    My name is Jamie. I’m from Colorado and I have been working in the veterinary field for over 10 years. I have a very strong passion to help all animals and my main focus is patient care. I have a 3 legged wiener lab mix named bo and a husband named Mitch.

  • Kaylyn

    Treatment Team

    Kaylyn has been with Belltowne Veterinary Center since 2014. She loves seeing all the different breeds of dogs and cats. Kaylyn has a son named Charlie and is currently engaged! She has 2 furry family members, a mixed breed dog named Sid and a cat named Cheezie. In her spare time she loves going 4 wheeling/mudding in 4×4 trucks, riding quads, camping, going to drag races and spending time at home with the family watching movies.

  • Katie

    Animal Care Provider

    Katie has been with Belltowne since 2013. She is the benevolent mom of two dogs; Ivan and Marty and two guinea pigs; Newt and Porkchop. On her off time you can find her baking, reading or working as a barista at her second job. She is also a Harry Potter enthusiast, she belongs to house Hufflepuff. What house do you belong to?

  • Aubrey Cannon

    Dr. Boone's Assistant

    Photo & bio coming soon

  • Adrienne

    Dr. Bree's Assistant

    Photo & bio coming soon

  • Bobby

    Treatment Team

    Photo & bio coming soon.

  • Carol

    Treatment Team

    Carol has been with Belltowne Veterinary Center since 2014. Growing up on a farm started her lifelong dream of working in the veterinary field.
    Carol & husband Robert have been married for 19 years and enjoy their home with a handsome German Shepherd, Maazi, a kitty, Boris, and 3 chickens, Joan Jett, Hazel, & Alice.
    Carol and her family love gardening, hiking, camping, cycling, reading, and of course spending time with family.

  • Kristina

    Kennel Assistant

    Kristina has been at Belltowne since 2015 as a kennel assistant. Her job is keeping the clinic clean and helping restrain pets for their treatments. She loves giving peanut butter to the puppies and taking care of the dogs and cats that visit throughout the day. On her down time she raises sheep for wool and meat and also loves taking the sheep and mini horse she has to shows. Making yarn and other wool based crafts are things Kristina also enjoys.