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Meet Our Veterinary Team

Marvin Ellis , DVM

Dr. Ellis grew up on a family farm around Guthrie Oklahoma. He Graduated from OSU in 1978. Dr. Ellis is passionate about herd health and enhancing productivity in the beef herd. Dr. Ellis has 3 children, and 17 grandchildren. Dr. Ellis is very active in the St. Benedicts Catholic Church and youth program in Shawnee. He has been married to his wife Rachel for 53 years. When not working, Dr. Ellis is passionate about gardening, raising polled Herford cattle and drinking coffee.

Chris Bellinger, DVM

Dr. Bellinger grew up in rural central Arkansas. He attended Arkansas Tech University prior to transfer to Oklahoma State University, where he got his DVM in 2010. Dr. Bellinger has an interest in a variety of veterinary topics, with a particular interest on the human animal bond as well as animals as athletes (racing, endurance, agility, hunting, etc) When not working Dr. Bellinger enjoys spending time with his two children Morgan and Mari.
Dr. Bellinger has many outdoor hobbies including boating, fishing, hiking, camping, scuba diving.

Recent Blog Posts

Pet Safety In Warmer Temps

As a pet owner, you look forward to the warmer spring weather because it means you can finally spend more time outdoors with your furry friend. Unfortunately, it also means more exposure to environmental hazards for your dog or cat. This requires awareness of these dangers and active steps on your part to help your pet avoid them.

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Guard Your Pet’s Heart: Why Prevention Just Makes Sense

The heartworm parasite presents a serious and sometimes fatal threat to companion animals. Unfortunately, it is not difficult for your pet to be infected,  and it’s difficult to treat in dogs. There is no heartworm treatment for cats.

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Pet Health Checklist: 4 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe This Spring

Our recent winter is one we're looking forward to leaving behind,  and it officially ends this month. As you look forward to spring, the Ellis and Bellinger Veterinary team encourages you to take a few minutes to consider seasonal hazards from your pet’s perspective. By taking the time to pet-proof your home and yard, as well as being proactive with parasite prevention, you and your pet can fully enjoy the season together!

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