Dr. Micah Kohles, DVM, MPA


Dr. Micah Kohles, DVM, MPA, earned his DVM from Kansas State University in 2001 and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Nebraska-Omaha in 2010.  Dr. Kohles joined Oxbow Animal Health as VP of Technical Services and Research in 2006 and is current Chief Veterinary Office of Compana Pet Brands.  Additionally, he owns and actively practices at Woodland Animal Hospital and serves as an adjunct professor appointment at the University of Nebraska School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Kohles is a frequent lecturer at veterinary schools and conferences domestically and internationally and was VMX Veterinary Conference Exotics speaker of the year in 2020 and Western States Veterinary Conference Exotic Speaker of the year in 2021. He is an active member of many professional organizations and serves on the World Pet Association and Pet Advocacy Network Board of Directors, Louisville School Board and is past chair of the Nebraska Board of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery and previously was president of the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians and served on the boards of the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association and the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.  Most importantly he enjoys spending time with his wife Ashley, daughter Taiya, and two boys, Tegan and Kai.


Insights from the Clinic: A Veterinary Roundtable on Animal Health and Care
August 14, 2024 12:30–2:30 pm

Foundations of Pet Nutrition: Fat, Protein, Fiber…..What Does it All Mean to Make a Good Pet Food Selection?
August 14, 2024 2:30–3:30 pm

Tips from a Vet: Pet Assessment Checklist Before Every Groom
August 14, 2024 4:00–5:30 pm

Groomer Masterclass to Skin Care: Anatomy, Diseases, and Their Significance
August 15, 2024 9:00–11:00 am