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Our expert staff is committed to providing quality health care and educational information for our clients so that, together, we can make sure our pets are healthy, happy and living their best lives. Our staff practices low stress handling techniques in an effort to minimize the stress that can come from a visit to the vet.

Our Dedicated Doctors

Sam Rogge

DVM, Medical Director

Dr. Rogge is a Nebraska native who was born and raised in the Lincoln area. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for his undergraduate studies and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. He attended veterinary school through the University of Nebraska-Lincoln/Iowa State University – College of Veterinary Medicine joint program and graduated in May of 2020. Since graduating he has worked as an emergency veterinarian in Omaha and is now transitioning into general practice as his family continues to grow. Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids especially doing outdoor activities, such as hiking, fishing and golfing.

Matt Talbot


Dr. Talbot is a dedicated practitioner known for his passion for animal care and mentorship, with over two decades of veterinary experience. Originally from Gordon, NE, he graduated from Kansas State University with his doctorate in veterinary medicine. At home, he enjoys life with his wife, Laura, and their three cats, Milton, Walter, and Oliver. Dr. Talbot also enjoys music and outdoor activities. His commitment to providing excellent and compassionate care enriches our clinic daily!

Our Expert Staff

Sarah S.

Practice Manager

With ACC since 2022
Hometown: Bellevue, NE
Family: Partner, Dan
Pets: Dog: Piper | Cats: Danica, Tonks, and Whiskey | 6 chickens | 7 ducks | bees
Hobbies: Homesteading/gardening, bee keeping, running with Piper, and raising money for the Alzheimer’s Association.
Fun Fact: I have an Associates Degrees in Radio Production, Promotions, Sales and Web Design, a Minor in Chemistry, and a Bachelor’s in Biology. 


Licensed Veterinary Technician

With ACC since 2017
Hometown: Malcolm, NE
Pets: Dogs: Daisy, Poppy,  and Cedar | Cats: Petunia and Cactus | Horse: Capone
Hobbies: Traveling, art, and dog shows.
Fun Fact: I have traveled to 13 countries.


Veterinary Assistant

With ACC since 2019
Hometown: Raymond, NE
Pets: Dogs: Addie Bean and Saxxon | Cats: Dexter, Maxwell, and Stewart | 2 Horses | 1 Chinchilla
Family: 2 girls 
Hobbies: Trail riding, traveling, volleyball,  and gardening.
Fun Fact: I have a Cosmetology and Piercing License. 


Veterinary Assistant

With ACC since 2023
Hometown: Weeping Water, NE
Pets: Dog: Reggie | Cat: Sullivan
Hobbies: Reading, cooking, and spending time with my family. 
Fun Fact: My family has a non-profit that helps fund research, promote education, and give public awareness to suicide. 

Sarah J.

Veterinary Assistant

With ACC since 2005
Hometown: Adams, NE
Pets: Dogs: Kobe, Izzy, and Nora | Cat: Edgar | Chickens | Ducks
Hobbies: Embracing the great outdoors with a passion for hiking, volleyball, and all things nature
Fun Fact: Works full time at the zoo since 2005



With ACC since 2023
Hometown: Wilber, NE
Pets: Dog: Malachi (You can find him up at reception most days) | Cats: Nahla and  Athena 
Hobbies: Spending time with my church family doing church centered events/activities, hanging out, or just in general helping out in any way that I can. That is my greatest passion! 
Fun Fact: I love Jesus & animals. 

Nikki P.

Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant

With ACC since 2022
Hometown: Lincoln, NE
Pets: 2 Dogs, 3 Cats, 3 Goats, 24 chickens, and a hand full of fresh water fish
Hobbies: Gardening, volleyball, parenting, and homesteading.
Fun Fact: I was a professional bowler once.


Canine Groomer

With ACC since 2022
Hometown: Lake Zurich, IL
Pets: Dogs: Joker, Zuko, Hela, and Kazooie | Cats: Sly, Belly, and Marie
Hobbies: Dog sports
Fun Fact: My dogs have earned awards and recognition in several sports including: Agility, Flyball, Obedience, Rally, Dock Diving, and Fast CAT.

Nikki K

Feline Groomer

With ACC since 2017
Pets: Dogs: Diesel, Tank and Savannah 
Fun Fact:

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