my vet group

Experts in Veterinary Practice Sales 56 Years in the making.

MVG’s team of financial and veterinary operations experts have over 56 years of combined experience in the industry. With more than $2B in deals closed, their knowledge is unmatched when it comes to veterinary practice sales throughout North America.

Working for you, the Veterinary Practice Owner.

It is essential to plan carefully when considering the life-changing decision to transition your veterinary practice. For instance, you may be counting on the business sale to fund your retirement, but you are not sure how to market your practice, let alone what it’s even worth. If the timing is right, MVG will consult with you on the most advantageous way to maximize your value now or in the future. We are not a one size fits all firm; we are here to maximize your earning potential for something you have worked so hard to build and ensure that you are prepared when the time is right. We are prepared to meet you on your journey wherever you are. It is our privilege to be a part of helping you make a significant and life-changing decision. We will guide you, advise you, and celebrate with you!

Meet the MVG Team.

Dr. Mark de Wolde, DVM, MRCVS

Dr. Mark de Wolde, MRCVS

Co-Founder & Chief Medical Officer

Samir Meghji, Ivey HBA

Samir Meghji, Ivey HBA

Co-Founder & Chief Financial Analyst

Dr. Leon Freeland

Director of Business Development

Fraser Barton, MBA

Fraser Barton, MBA

Senior Financial Analyst & Transitions Lead

Lisa Gibson

Client Service Manager

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Hamza Ben Abderahmen

Senior financial Analyst

Our Mission.

Our mission is to empower every veterinary practice to earn and achieve more. Whether you are simply looking for professional insight into the workings of your hospital, or partnering for growth, or even a transition out of practice, we work as an advocate on behalf of you, the practice owner, to meet your specific needs while enhancing your value and attractiveness to prospective investors.

We know your legacy matters and preserving it is an essential part of our commitment to you.

Working with veterinary practices across North America.

We have worked with veterinary practice owners in various circumstances. Sometimes the goal of Practice Owners’ is focused on accelerating growth, others are impacted by human resource challenges and administrative burden and are looking for a partner to take this on, and some are wanting to preserve legacy as they scale back in anticipation of retirement. Regardless of your circumstance, we have seen it before, and we can help.

We have a team of experts and key industry partners who want to help maximize the value of your practice.

Learn how we can maximize the value of your practice.

We are the team to perform your Veterinary Practice Evaluation.

Our team has over 56 years of combined experience in the financial and veterinary fields. We have closed over 79 deals that have changed the lives of Veterinary Practice Owners and Associates alike. We encourage you to read our success stories as our clients explain the MVG difference best!
1. Investigate & Evaluate
3. Market & Negotiate
5. Advise & Close
2. Plan & Prepare
4. Due Diligence Support
6. Post – Transition Support
1. Investigate & Evaluate
2. Plan & Prepare
3. Market & Negotiate
4. Due Diligence Support
5. Advise & Close
6. Post – Transition Support

Dr Bob Davis has over 40 years of experience in Veterinary Medicine, business management and regulatory affairs. He designed, built and owned the Ashland Animal Care Center, a state of the art Small Animal Hospital and Pet Care Facility in the Boston area. 

For 14 years Bob served as Chairman & board member for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts State Licensing & Regulatory Board for Veterinary Medicine. 

Bob was a member of VMG 15, a Veterinary Management Group. VMG is a professional membership organization dedicated to helping Veterinary Hospitals perform at the highest of standards. 

In 2015, Bob and his partners sold their hospital to a corporate veterinary buyer. He continued as their Chief of Staff for 2 years, and as a staff veterinarian for an additional 3 years. Bob then launched his consulting career as a Veterinary Management Consultant for AlphaSights, Third Bridge, and The Ackerman Group. 

Bob is a member of MVMA, AVMA, and AAHA. He holds a BS and DVM degree from Michigan State University

Tom Wheeler worked in the animal health industry for 28 years and has long been recognized as an accomplished and insightful leader with a successful track record in directing multiple, complex, business functions within a wide array of corporate settings.  Tom is a people oriented professional, whose broad-based career includes over a decade of service on “C” suite leadership teams at Akina, NVA, VCA & Novartis.  Tom provided strategic direction and operational oversight as he built out the Animal Health division for Akina, has spent over seven years leading region hospital acquisitions and operations, and has over six years experience  representing Veterinarians by leading, advising and guiding them successfully through their practice transactions.


Tom’s prior companies included Ackerman Group, Akina Pharmacy, Alpine Investors, Bain & Company, Broad Branch Advisors, Glazer Capital, LLC, Novartis Animal Health, and VCA.

Dr. Leon Freeland

Director of Business Development

With over 35 years of experience in the veterinary field, Dr. Leon Freeland brings a wealth of expertise and a proven record of success in veterinary leadership roles. His passion lies in developing veterinarians to reach their full potential, nurturing their leadership skills, and facilitating their transition to new goals.

Leon has gained diverse experience in various veterinary settings. He started his career as an emergency clinician in Des Moines, Iowa. From there, he entered general practice as an associate veterinarian. He opened and operated his own practice in Indianapolis in 1999.

After 14 years, he sold his practice to a corporate veterinary group. He continued serving as medical director for the next 10 years while filling various roles as needed for the corporate owner.

Leon promises to be diligent, dedicated and focused on developing lasting relationships, resulting in a successful succession plan for veterinarians.

He is an active member of AVMA, INVMA, and AAHA. He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys attending sporting events. However, his greatest joy is spending time with his family and friends.

Dawson was previously at BDO Canada specializing in mid-market transaction advisory. He brings 2+ years of buy side due diligence experience in the veterinary industry to myVETgroup. Prior to BDO, he studied at the University of Waterloo and holds a Bachelor of Accounting & Finance, and is actively working towards the CBV designation.

Beyond his professional life, he is an enthusiastic cyclist who has raced in Australia, U.S.A., and across Canada. Dawson is excited about the prospect of working with you and seeks to make the transition process as seamless as possible.