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Houghton recently certified as Veterinary Dental Practitioner

Dr. Janet Houghton, a veterinarian at Westside Animal Hospital in Fort Wayne, was recently certified as a Veterinary Dental Practitioner (VDP) by the International Veterinary Dental Institute, having demonstrated exceptional practical knowledge and surgical skills in all areas of general veterinary dentistry.

She is a member of the Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry, a group that is passionate about veterinary dentistry and educating about oral health in animals.  Besides being a past president of the Northeast Indiana Veterinary Medical Association, she has served as Chairman of the Board of the Indiana Veterinary Medical Association.

Dr. Houghton, who practiced in Huntington for 25 years before joining Westside Animal Hospital on Illinois Road, earned her DVM from Purdue University.  
She and her husband, Ted Bendall, live in Warren.