Learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet’s care!


Dr. Jackie Busch, DVM – Veterinarian


Fear Free Certified – Level 2

Dr. Jackie Busch is the owner and primary veterinarian of Healthy Paws Animal Hospital.


Dr. Amanda Cole, DVM – Veterinarian


Dr. Joanna Jones, DVM – Veterinarian

Dr. Jones is a 2001 graduate of Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine. She has always practiced in Indiana, but moved to Indianapolis in 2012. In her spare time she trains and competes with her Australian Cattle Dog in multiple dog sports, including agility. Her dog is a registered therapy dog and they volunteer at the Indiana School for the Deaf. She also enjoys concerts, theater, and cheering on the Colts.
You can see Dr Jones at our clinic every Thursday.


Adria Johnson, RVT – Veterinary Technician



Brooke Dodge – Veterinary Technician


Brooke is a current third year Veterinary Medicine student at Purdue University. She joined the Healthy Paws team in June of 2017 after previously working with Dr. Busch in animal welfare and shelter medicine at the FACE Low-Cost Clinic before attending veterinary school. Brooke is married to her husband, Reid. Together they have a dog, Griffin, and cat, Paisley. Brooke enjoys hiking, reading, and gardening.


Savanna Johnson – Veterinary Assistant


Savanna Johnson began working as a veterinary assistant at Health Paws Animal Hospital in February of 2018. Savanna graduated from IUPUI with a bachelor’s degree in Event Management and a minor in Business Management in 2016. She began working with animals at a spay/neuter clinic in Indianapolis where she specialized in adoption. Her passion is animal rescue and she enjoys volunteering & fostering for local rescues throughout the area. Savanna married her husband Zac in October of 2017 and they have three rescue dogs, Henry, Boone, and Oscar.


Neely Elvidge – Patient Care Advocate


Fear Free Certified – Level 1

Neely joined the Healthy Paws team in March 2017. She has always had a passion for helping animals and has dedicated over 10 years to the care of animals through rescue and training. Neely is an active member and former leader of Dog Scouts of America, a nonprofit organization dedicated to positive-based training and responsible dog care. She has volunteered with English Bulldog Rescues over the past 10 years, and is currently president of Hoosier Bulldog Rescue. In her spare time she enjoys donating her photography services to rescues/shelters to help pets find their furever homes. She is excited to continue working with animals alongside the amazing staff at Healthy Paws. Neely currently resides in Indianapolis with her wife Jen, their 6 bulldogs, 2 cats, and an African Grey Parrot.


Amy Stokes – Veterinary Technician


Valerie Hines, RVT – Veterinary Technician