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About Stine Vet and Bakersfield Spay Clinic

The mission of our hospital is to fulfill the needs of our patients by providing quality, yet affordable, pet care services through a responsive professional staff. We emphasize individual attention and commitment to our clients, and their pets!

In 1980, Dr. Paulson purchased the Bakersfield Spay Clinic from long-time owner Dr. Barney. Since that time he has converted this clinic into a full service veterinary hospital.

At Stine Vet, we take pride in offering the most complete range of veterinary care, as well as the highest degree of professionalism from our veterinarian and staff members:


Roger Paulson DVM 
Dr. Paulson received his veterinary degree in 1979 from Iowa State University. He has been practicing veterinary medicine and surgery for the past 32 years. Dr. Paulson has extensive clinical experience, and both elective (spay/neuter) and general surgical skills. He is a devoted husband and father of two exceptionally beautiful daughters. The Paulson's share their home with a variety of pets.

Office Staff

Melissa Pickin 
Office Manager 
Melissa has been with us since early 2007 and has held almost every position here at the hospital. Melissa handles our website, social media, as well as hospital administration, accounts receivable and accounts payable. She is always more than happy to answer any questions or concerns you may have. Melissa, her husband and daughter share their home with 5 rescued pets!

Desiree Haught 
Phone: 661-398-7121 ext 202 
Desiree is a very vibrant young woman, she joined our team in 2011 and has become a valued member of our family. Desiree has a 2 year old future veterinarian and a plethora of pets!.

Back Office Staff

Ramon Rivera 
Head Technician 
Ramon has been with us for almost 5 years and leads our back office staff in providing your pet with the best care possible! He enjoys spending time with his lovely wife and son, barbecuing, creative writing, attending church, and playing his guitar when he is not entertaining the 3 cats in his home.

Matt Adona 
Matt joined our team in January 2015 but has been working with animals most of his life. Matt has one dog named Noodle, he enjoys playing music, listening to vinyl and traveling to Los Angeles and Santa Barbara. His passion for animals keeps him working heard to keep your pets happy and healthy.

Exclusive Offer

Call us at (661) 398-7121 to schedule an appointment today.

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Office Hours

Monday8:00AM 6:00PM
Tuesday8:00AM 6:00PM
Wednesday8:00AM 6:00PM
Thursday8:00AM 5:30PM
Friday8:00AM 6:00PM
Saturday8:00AM 1:00PM
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
8:00AM 8:00AM 8:00AM 8:00AM 8:00AM 8:00AM Closed
6:00PM 6:00PM 6:00PM 5:30PM 6:00PM 1:00PM


Thanks to the doc and all the staff for taking good care of my Lil Big Puppy Chico.

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