South Bend Animal Clinic
Doctors & Staff
Jeffrey A. Buchs DVM
Dr. Buchs graduated from The Ohio State University in 1982.
He started at the South Bend Animal Clinic in 1984 and bought
the practice from Dr. MacGowan in 1999. He has a wife, 2 girls
and 1 dogs, 2 cats, 2 horses and a goat. Dr. Buchs is a past
president of the local Michiana Veterinary Medical association.
He is also a past president of the St. Joseph County Board of
Heath and is currently on the board.
Trina Duncan DVM
Dr. Duncan grew up in central Indiana and attended Ball State
University before attending Purdue University School of
Veterinary Medicine. She graduated from Purdue in 1995 and
has been at the South Bend Animal Clinic ever since. She has
a wonderful husband and two great kids, as well as a geriatric
(but young at heart) cat.
Jennifer Thibert DVM
Dr. Thibert is originally from Palatine, Illinois – a suburb of
Chicago. She attended the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign where she received a B.S in Integrative
Biology. Dr. Thibert also attended veterinary school at the
University of Illinois and was awarded the Doctor of Veterinary
Medicine degree in 2011. She completed a rotating small animal
internship in Tucson, Arizona and then worked as an emergency
veterinarian in Tucson before recently relocating to South Bend,
Indiana. Dr. Thibert enjoys spending time with her wonderful
husband and their two dogs.