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Clinic welcomes new vet

Crook County Veterinary Clinic welcomes a new practitioner: Jake Johnson, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, who took on the role at the beginning of the year upon moving to the county from Nebraska.

Johnson grew up in the south-central part of Nebraska. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), then attended vet school in a combined program between UNL and Iowa State University.

"After school, I practiced for six years in Imperial, Nebraska, which is in the southwest part of the state, before coming here in January," he says.

Johnson decided to hop the bo...