Serving North Spokane & Nine Mile Since 1974

Five Mile Pet Clinic has been serving North Spokane since 1974. Our veterinarians are known for their expertise in preventative health, internal medicine, as well as general, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. Our focus is on individualized medicine and surgery, customized to each patient. We even received the 2012 “Gold” award for “Best Veterinarian in Spokane” by Spokane Coeur d’Alene Living Magazine! Thank you, Spokane for all your trust and support!

Our Veterinarians

Dr. Vernon Streeter: Vern is a second generation Streeter at this clinic growing up helping his dad, Dr. Ron Streeter. A 1992 graduate of Washington State University, he took over the practice in 2001. His special interest and skill is surgery in general, with a special interest in orthopedic surgery including fracture pinning and plating, cruciate repair, patella & joint luxation (dislocation) to name a few.

Dr. Laura Talaga
Dr. Laura attended Ross University in the Carribean and graduated in 2012. She did her clinical rotation in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She’s lived in Spokane now for 8 years and specializes in shelter medicine. She loves craft beer and taking long walks in the mountains.

Dr. Jennifer Swanson
Dr. Jennifer attended WSU and graduated in 1991. She has lived in Spokane for a year and a half after practicing in Oregon & Idaho. She especially enjoys internal medicine cases, dermatology, and client education. When she’s not working, she loves to ride her horses in the mountains, build barns, and landscape. She also enjoys spending time with her husband and three daughters.

dog on vet table