Dr. Loni Patke loves meeting new people, connecting with clients, and working with the entire vet team. She always looks forward to seeing what the day will bring here at Bootheel Animal Clinic. Dr. Loni enjoys using ultrasound technology to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of pets. Outside of veterinary medicine, Dr. Loni and her husband, Michael, are busy new parents of an infant son, Walker. They love taking Walker wherever they go and introducing him to new things. They enjoy family dinners, being outdoors, fishing and spending time in Texas, where the couple met. The Patkes also love attending sporting events, especially watching their niece and nephew’s activities and attending SEMO athletic events. Dr. Loni is a proud Jackson High School graduate, and she earned her veterinary degree from Texas A&M University.