Meet the Doctor

From left to right: Dr. Jenny Howe & Dr. Debra Anderson


Dr. Debra Anderson

Dr. Anderson is a native Topekan. She attended Most Pure Heart grade school and Hayden High. She graduated from the K-State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1979. After a short time in a mixed animal practice in Hillsboro, KS, Dr. Anderson and her husband Bill moved to Topeka to be near family and established Westport Animal Clinic in 1981. Westport Animal Clinic has been in its current location at 2800 SW Wanamaker Rd since 1989. Dr. Anderson has 5 children, 6 grandchildren, 3 dogs, and 2 cats. Her hobbies are bicycling, swimming, traveling, and fiber arts. Dr. Anderson enjoys small animal medicine with a special interest in dermatology cases. Some of her favorite parts of practicing for 37 years has been getting to know the pets we treat and the families they bring along with them.

Dr. Jenny Howe

Dr. Jenny Howe has been with Westport Animal Clinic since 2010. Since graduating from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, she has practiced in Texas and Nebraska before returning home to the Topeka area. She and her husband, Nathan, have two grown kids, Autumn and Dane,who are all avid K-State and KC Royals and Chiefs fans. They share their home with six cats and dogs, all rescues of one kind or another.

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