Home of the Friendliest Staff, Nicest Clients, and Sweetest Pets

Our Staff

Daniel N. Bension
DVM, CVA

Dr. Bension DVM, CVA, has been practicing for 24 years and has experience with a wide range of species, including companion, exotics and large animals.

Dr. Bension DVM, CVA, graduated Magna Cum Laude from Tuskegee School of Veterinary Medicine in 1998. Dr. Bension has been practicing for 24 years and has experience with a wide range of species, including companion, exotics and large animals. He practiced nearly five years in Louisville, and in 2023 he will be celebrating 20 years at Salt River Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Bension has a wide range of experience in soft tissue surgery, internal medicine, and alternative therapies including acupuncture and therapeutic laser. Dr. Bension enjoys boating, riding motorcycles, reading and watching movies. He also enjoys completing his daily to-do list provided by his life/work partner, Theresa.

Theresa

Theresa has worked for Salt River Veterinary Clinic for 12 years. She is also a retired Registered Nurse with over 30 years experience in the healthcare field. Theresa enjoys working with animals and helping them feel comfortable and to have a calm experience. She has a sweet dog “Chucky”, and she also has a cool cat “Ray Ray”, whom she adopted from Salt River. Theresa enjoys hiking, boating, swimming, and being outdoors. She also enjoys providing her life/work partner, AKA Dr. B, with daily to-do lists.

Alexandra
Veterinary Assistant

Alexandra currently attends Brescia University and plans to graduate in the Fall, 2022 with a Bachelor Degree in Biology. She loves hanging out with animals, especially her rabbit, “Bearcat”.

Autumn
Veterinary Assistant

Autumn has worked at Salt River Veterinary Clinic for almost 2 years. She enjoys being around animals, kayaking, going to the lake, and spending time with loved ones. She plans to grow her career at Salt River Veterinary Clinic, because she loves the clients and their fur babies!

Daniel

Student at University of Kentucky majoring in Animal Science and following the Pre-Vet program

After graduating he plans on going to Veterinary School. Daniel enjoys movies, reading, and spending time with friends.

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Roy Brewer

In Loving Memory

Roy worked with veterinarians in Taylorsville for 45 years. His happy disposition and dedication to our clients made him an amazing asset to our clinic. Roy was a joy to work with and will be truly missed.

Compassionate & Quality Medical Care

Salt River Veterinary Clinic is committed to serving all our animal friends by providing them with compassionate, quality medical care. We are a full-service multi-species animal hospital in the heart of Taylorsville, KY, located just 20 minutes from the Gene Snyder and walking distance from Spencer County High School.

We are care motivated! Our friendly staff and convenient location combine to create a family-like atmosphere, designed to make you and your pet feel at ease.

Everyday promotions

Free Wellness Exams with Dog and Cat Yearly’s and Puppy/Kitten Vaccinations.

Free Vaccinations on all Spay and Neuter Surgeries.

Discounted Puppy/Kitten Kit with 1 month dose of flea and tick preventative and 1 month dose of heartworm preventative.

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