Meet the Veterinarian
Dr. Matt Radde grew up with a rural background in Nebraska. Before college he joined the Army as a M1A1 Tanker. After graduating from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, he worked for several equine veterinay practices in Texas and Oklahoma. Dr. Radde and his wife, Desi, opened the doors to Blue River Veterinary Services in October 2010. He enjoys the variety of cases that comes through the veterinary clinic and working with the people in rural Oklahoma.
Dr. Radde also serves as a Veterinary Officer in the United States Army. The Army has sent him on numerous adventures such as a deployment to the Middle East (OEF), Central America, Germany, and above Alaska’s Arctic Circle.
Dr. Radde and Desi have 2 young children, Blake and Kailey, and love spending time with them and their numerous activities. In his spare time, some of Dr. Radde’s hobbies are hunting, fishing, and riding horses.
Capt. Matt Radde DVM / US Army veterinarians aid El Salvador
SarahHead Veterinary TechnicanSarah grew up in Milburn, Oklahoma on a small family farm and was raised to love animals. She was inspired to attend the Murray State Vet Tech Program and has been a Registered Veterinarian Technician for 11 years. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three beautiful children, hunting, fishing, and riding horses. She likes the diversity and challenge of working in a mixed animal practice, but enjoys working with large animals.
DesiOffice Manager/Receptionist/Vet AssistantDesi is the office manager at the Blue River Veterinary Services. She has worked along side Dr. Radde since 2008. She takes pride in her work and makes sure that all of the furry patients are well cared for while any spending any time in the clinic. She truly enjoys working closely with the clinic animals as well as their owners. Desi will make sure your visit to our clinic is as comfortable as possible. She was born and raised in central Oklahoma where she began her career of working with animals while still in high school. Dr. Radde and Desi also have a wide range of pets at home that are a big part of their family. In her spare time she loves to read a good book, painting and riding her horses whether it may be in the reined cowhorse events or trail riding with friends.
PriscillaVeterinary TechnicanBio coming soon.
BrooklynVeterinary AssistantBio coming soon.
TobiReceptionistBio coming soon.
MorganVeterinary AssistantMorgan Hood joined Blue River Veterinary Services staff in Dec of 2014. In 2015 she graduated from Murray State College Veterinary Technology program. She has proven to be a wonderful asset to our team. Morgan has a great love for all animals but her heart belongs with canines.
JaredVeterinary AssistantJared is currently attending Murray State College majoring in Pre-Veterinary Medicine. He was raised in a small neighborhood in the city of Marshall, TX. Shortly after High School, Jared joined the Army and served for six years. While in the Army he had the opportunity to travel around the world and he was deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq. When he was stationed in North Carolina he met his wife Caroline who was working as Ag Teacher in Salisbury, NC. They moved to the family ranch located in Wapanucka in 2011 where Jared has come to enjoy working with large animals. Working with his father-in-law on the ranch and the experiences that he has gained from Dr. Radde at the Clinic has cemented his desire to become a Veterinarian. From Murray he will attend OSU and work towards achieving a degree in Veterinary Medicine.