Dr. Valinoti completed veterinary school at University of Georgia in 1988. She became part owner to the practice along with Dr. Klapstein in 2009. Small animal medicine is her passion and she takes a genuine interest in each individual patient. In her off time, she enjoys gardening and horse back riding.
Dr. Klapstein graduated from the University of Florida in 1997, and along with Dr. Valinoti, is now part owner at MRVS. Dr. Klapstein particularly enjoys small animal surgery. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, and working on her family's vineyard.
Dr. Cousyn attended the University of California Davis and graduated in 1984. She works part-time at MRVS as our general small animal surgeon. In her spare time, she enjoys her dog obedience competitions and spending time with family.
Dr. Smith graduated from Atlantic Veterinary College in Canada in 2014 and joined MRVS in May 2017. She currently sees small animal appointments. In her spare time she enjoys hiking and camping, photography, riding her motorcycle and traveling.
Dr. Laub is officially retired! We are so pleased for him and wish him the best as he enjoys his retirement!
Dr.Bob JustLarge animal veterinarian
Dr. Just was born and raised in Yuba City, CA where his parents still reside. He attended Yuba City High School and the University of California Davis where he graduated with a BS in plant genetics. From there he attended veterinary school at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. He graduated with a food animal focus. Dr. Just became a veterinarian because of his love for animals and the outdoors. He treats a wide variety of large and not so large animals including horses, pigs, sheep, goats, llamas, alpacas, cattle and even chickens. His goal with every patient visit is to give his clients a good value and great service. Outside of veterinary medicine, he spends time with his 2 dogs and 3 goats. He enjoys hunting, fishing, mountain biking, sailing and farming.