About Us

Since its founding in 2006, Precision Pharmacy has dedicated itself to being the nation’s leader in veterinary compounding. We are uncompromising in our service to the veterinarians and other veterinary medical professionals who depend on our expertise in compounding. We put great effort into being on the cutting edge of our industry and becoming a valuable resource to all of our customers. The triad of patient, physician and pharmacist is at the foundation of our work.

Why Precision Pharmacy

Our state-of-the-art facility, located in Central California, was specifically designed for the art and science of compounding. Our ISO 7 clean rooms, ISO 5 hoods and ISO 5 biological safety cabinet and California Board of Pharmacy sterile compounding license demonstrate our commitment to quality and excellence. All active ingredients come from FDA registered suppliers and we ensure that every step of the process, from ordering to delivery, is handled with the utmost care.

Our Leadership

Patrick Wade

Owner

A fifth generation Bakersfield native, Patrick Wade attended Bakersfield College and UCLA. In 2006, he and Bart Tipton started Precision and, although Bart is no longer an owner, he'll always be a close friend of Patrick's and the pharmacy.

Shauna Doherty

PharmD, Pharmacist-in-Charge

Shauna was born and raised in Hanford, California and joined the Precision team as an intern pharmacist in 2011. She is a graduate of the University of San Diego and then attended pharmacy school at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California where she received her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree. Shauna currently resides in Tulare with her husband, son and two dogs: Lily and Bailey. When she is not working, she loves spending time with her extended family, listening to audio books, wine tasting on the Central California Coast and utilizing her creativity with DIY projects.

Susan Welch-McCulloch

Pharmacy Liaison swelch@precisionpharmacy.com 817-550-7234

Susan has been a member of the Precision Pharmacy team since 2008. She is a graduate of Texas A&M University where she majored in Animal Sciences then went on complete a Masters in Equine Reproduction at Colorado State University. She lives on a ranch in Weatherford, Texas with her husband and two children where they raise horses, cattle and Boer goats. In her spare time, she shows cutting horses and attends 4-H shows with her kids.

Ember Hough

Pharmacy Liaison ehough@precisionpharmacy.com 661-706-9096

She currently lives in Middletown, New York with her husband, Kevin, and their two dogs: Harvey and Daisy. Previously, Ember managed a small animal hospital in Goshen, New York. She enjoys spending her free time with Kevin at their local Standardbred training facility, feeding cookies to her favorite horses, and letting Harvey run and play with the other farm dogs. She is also an avid reader and participates in a monthly book club with friends. She plays an active role in the health of patients by providing high-quality medications and excellent customer service. She strives to make the lives of veterinarians, patients and their owners easier. Ember brings enthusiasm and passion for animal health to Precision clients in the Northeast.

Rachel Taggs

Compliance Officer rtaggs@precisionpharmacy.com

Rachel is originally from Bakersfield, and currently lives in Porterville with her husband, son, two rescue cats and dog, Mouse. In her free time, she enjoys CrossFit with her son and hiking with her family. She has been a part of the Precision team since 2009 and appreciates the family culture at the pharmacy.

Sara White

Customer Service Representative swhite@precisionpharmacy.com

Sara lives in a small mountain town just outside of Bakersfield with her husband and two daughters, their 3 dogs, 2 cats and 5 chickens. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, going to the lake and off-roading. She has been with Precision Pharmacy since 2008 and loves getting to know all of our great clients and speaking to them daily.

Amber King

Customer Service Representative aking@precisionpharmacy.com

Amber was born and raised in Bakersfield, CA. She lives with her husband, their two older children, three dogs, and horse. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, riding her horse Boldheart, going shooting, fishing, and camping with her family. She loves to be silly and make the best out of life. She has been employed with Precision Pharmacy since 2010, and it is her 2nd family.