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Veterinarians

Veterinary Assistants

Dr. Blake Aiton, DVM and Practice Owner

Blake was born and raised in Chino Valley, Arizona, then attended Colorado State University, graduating with a degree in Animal Science in 2012, and a DVM in 2016. He moved to North Dakota after graduation, and began working at New Salem Veterinary Clinic. He is part owner and his professional interests includes bovine reproduction, large animal surgery and medicine, small animal surgery, and equine lameness. Blake enjoys the outdoors, including hunting pheasants, ducks, deer, and elk. He is an avid CSU football fan, and enjoys spending time and hunting with his fiance.

Dr. Amanda Uran, DVM

Amanda grew up on a hobby farm near Max, North Dakota.  She graduated from North Dakota State University with a bachelors degree in Animal Science in 2011 and earned her DVM degree from Kansas State University in 2016.  After graduation, she began working at the New Salem Veterinary Clinic.  She enjoys working with all species, but has special interests in small animal internal medicine and surgery, and equine dentistry.  In her free time, Amanda enjoys horseback riding, playing roller derby, and crafting.  She also enjoys spending time with her husband and their furry family of cats and dogs.

Dr. Chad Wild, DVM and Practice Owner

Chad was raised on a commercial cow-calf ranch in Sykeston, North Dakota.  He completed his pre-veterinary course work at North Dakota State Univeristy before attending Iowa State University and earning his DVM degree. Chad practiced in a primarily bovine practice in Wisconsin for several years before he returned to North Dakota and  began working at New Salem Veterinary Clinic.  Chad  is part owner and enjoys bovine production medicine.  In his free time, Chad enjoys spending time with his Wife Jessica and his kids Kyler (7 years), and Brekyn (5 years).  He is also a Bison football fan and likes camping, hunting, and spending time outdoors.

Ashley Bargman

Ashley grew up near Center, North Dakota and lives on a ranch with her family near Hannover.  Ashley began working for the New Salem Veterinary Clinic in 2017 and enjoys working with all animals, but especially enjoys assisting with bovine and equine procedures.  In her spare time, Ashley enjoys horseback riding, hunting, fishing, crafting, and photography.  Her favorite ranch work is moving cows on horseback and working calves.   Ashley also enjoys spending time with her husband, Cody, her kids Calli and Ryker, and their dogs Pepper and Todd.

Practice Manager

Wanda Lennick

Wanda is a New Salem native and started working at the New Salem Veterinary Clinic in the year 2000.  She lives on a ranch near New Salem where her and her family run a commercial Angus cow-calf ranch.  She enjoys working cattle and spending time with her family.

Paige  Beckman

Paige grew up and lives in Hannover, North Dakota and began working at New Salem Veterinary Clinic in 2018.  Paige enjoys assisting with bovine procedures most, but enjoys working with all animals.  When not working, Paige enjoys bowling, camping, fishing, hunting, and spending time with her family and dogs Bonnie and Riggin.

Angie Doll

Angie grew up in the metropolis of Almont.  She lives on a farm and ranch near New Salem , ND where they raise, beef cattle, grain crops, and pumpkins.  She enjoys meeting new people, working with clients and their animals, as well as seeing the special bond people have with their animals.  She is blessed to have a son that loves sports (he sadly didn't inherit his mom's rodeo gene), 4-H, and the farm.  She gets to be his #1 fan in football and wrestling, which his dad helps coach.  Angie enjoys watching sports, photography, making people smile,  practicing her faith, and spending time with her family and friends.

Ashley Kramer

Ashley grew up on a farm near Brocket, North Dakota.  She has a degree in agriculture business and precision agriculture.  She enjoys working with equine patients, but also likes working with all small, large, and exotic animals.  Ashley has 5 dogs; Vegas, Axle, Diesel, Boone, and Dally, cows, and too many horses.  When she isn't working she enjoys spending her free time watching NDSU football, Cornhusker football, UND Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks hockey, hunting, barrel racing, training horses with her husband, and riding motorcycles.