Meet Our Veterinarians

Dr. John Coplin

“Work should be fun. I am so blessed to have such a caring, compassionate and hard-working staff. Our relationship with our clients and their animals is the most rewarding part of our jobs.”

Dr. Coplin grew up in South Western Wyoming and completed his undergraduate work at the University of Wyoming. He graduated from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. Dr. Coplin then returned to Wyoming where he practiced in mixed animal practices for five years before purchasing Willowcreek Animal Hospital in 1999. In 2004, he purchased Fremont Animal Care Center in St. Anthony. Northgate Animal Hospital became part of the family in July 2018. He is passionate about veterinary medicine and is especially interested in equine lameness, dentistry, and reproduction. Dr. Coplin also enjoys team roping, hunting, fishing, skiing, snow machining, and flying. In 2010, Dr. Coplin was appointed to the Idaho State Board of Veterinary Medicine.