Our Doctors

Dr. Scott T. Segrest

Doctor Scott T. Segrest | Ridgetowne Animal Hospital P.A.

A native of Port Gibson, MS, Dr. Segrest established Ridgetowne Animal Hospital in 1986 and has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 30 years. He attained his B.S. in Animal Science from Mississippi State University in 1978. In 1983 he graduated magna cum laude from the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine and received the graduate award for Excellence in Companion Animal Medicine. Dr. Segrest is a member of the AVMA and the MVMA and is past president of the Mississippi Veterinary Medical Association. He and his wife Judi are the parents of two children, Hailey O’Brien (Tim) and Spencer (Leigh) and the grandparents of Cade and Keller O’Brien and Livi Segrest. His hobbies include his family, MSU athletics, restoring 1965/66 Mustangs , and the New York Yankees.

Dr. Jennifer McClure

Doctor Jennifer McClure | Ridgetowne Animal Hospital P.A.

Dr. McClure joined Ridgetowne Animal Hospital in November 2010. She attained her B.S. in Animal and Dairy Science at Mississippi State University, graduated from the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007, and completed a small animal internship at the University of Tennessee in 2008. She is a member of the AVMA and the MVMA. Her hobbies include ballroom dancing, beagling, reading, and supporting Mississippi State sports. She and her husband, Daniel, reside in Carthage with their daughter, Lauren; 4 Belgian draft horses; 5 beagles, 16 chickens; and at least 2 of the neighbors' visiting cats.

Our Staff

Michelle Sills, CVT

Doctor Jennifer McClure | Ridgetowne Animal Hospital P.A.

Michelle joined RAH in January 2014. Originally from Nebraska, she moved here with her 3 daughters in 2007. She attended Hinds CC and earned her Associates degree in Veterinary Technology in December 2013. She passed the National Board Exam to earn her certification in veterinary technology following graduation. She is the office manager and head technician at RAH. She and her husband, Dr. Kirby Sills, have a full house with their 3 daughters, Felicity, Avery, and Serenity along with 2 cats (Firefly/Mittens), 1 dog (Sadie) and 2 sugar gliders (Pinky/Septimas). Her hobbies include baking and taking care of her very busy family.

Animal Technicians

Mckenzie Day CVT, Amber Etheridge & Michelle Sills CVT

Technician Assistant & Kennel Manager

Carly Donovan

Kennel Attendants

Jimmy Washington & Komaro Davis


Patty Self


Whitney Lightsey