Dr. Lorrie L Riggs
Dr. Riggs grew up in New Castle, Indiana. She attended Purdue University and received her Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture in 1996. She went on to attend the Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. Her professional interests include soft tissue surgery, ophthalmology, and behavior.
Dr. Riggs is a member of the Indiana Veterinary Medical Association, Northeast Indiana Veterinary Medical Association and American Veterinary Medical Association. She is a two-time recipient of the Thurman Poe Humanitarian of the Year Award which she received in 2005 and 2006.
Dr. Riggs is excited to be fulfilling a long-time dream of opening her own practice after 12 years working in the veterinary field. Supporting her in this endeavor are her husband, Brandon, and children, Glenn and Gracie. Dr. Riggs has a menagerie of critters at home as well.
In her spare time Dr. Riggs enjoys church activities, gardening, fishing, golfing, and spending time with her family. She is also a dedicated Purdue sports fan and can be found in the stands cheering on the Boilermakers during football season.
Dr. Riggs is dedicated to her profession and caring for your pets. She will uphold her motto and truly “treat your animals like family.