Meet the friendly staff at Richman Animal Clinic!

  • Scott Pawling
    DVM, Owner

    Doctor Pawling grew up in Syracuse, New York, but been in Northeast Ohio since 2003. He completed his small animal internship at Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital in Akron and has worked in emergency, shelter medicine and general practice prior to purchasing Richman Animal Clinic in September 2019. He has a special interest in surgery.

    Doctor Pawling lives with his fiance Michelle, his daughter Maren, four rescue dogs named Wilma, Sam, Bleu and Otis and a cat named Ellie. In his free time he loves spending time with his family, taking the dogs hiking, going to the gym, reading, Jeeping and watching the Yankees, Cowboys and the Cavs.  

  • Deborah Taylor
    Office Manager

    Deborah has worked in the animal field for many years, spending time in reception, the treatment area assisting the doctors and managing the clinic. Deb is married and has two rescue senior dogs named Meesha and Odin. She enjoys Metalsmithing in her free time, as well as reading, knitting and going to Art shows and spending time with her family. 

  • Robin Messner

    Robin has been with Richman Animal Clinic since 2010. She graduated from The Vet Tech Institute at Bradford School in 2010. She married her husband, Emerson, in 2018 and has three wonderful dogs. In her freetime, Robin enjoys spending time outdoors and with her family. 

  • Jessey Osborne

    Jessey graduated in December of 2012 from Stautzenburger College and passed the VTNE in April of 2013 to become a RVT. Currently living in Cleveland, Ohio where she was born and raised,  with her long term boyfriend and their four cats, Puss in Boots, Razzles, Gizmo and Echo. In her spare time she enjoys going to the gym, movies, concerts, Cedar Point and watching TV shows. 

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Richmond Heights Office


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm




8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-12:00 pm




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