Who We Are

Canton Veterinary Clinic, LLC
 is owned and operated by  Doctors Dan and Rachel Goehl
As associate veterinarians, Dr. David Hudson has worked with the clinic since January 2012; Dr. Joe Iliff joined in June of 2014; and Dr. Andrew Perrine joined in 2015.
Full time employees include: Jeff LogsdonAmanda HandyCourtney KirchnerCheri Hurliman, Kayla Houchins, Adam Kuebler, Kelsie Lovelace, Jeannette Mikos, and Angie Parish.








Dr. Dan Goehl graduated from University of Missouri-Columbia school of Veterinary Medicine in 1998. Post-graduation he joined a mixed animal practice in northeast Missouri and started practicing in Canton in November of 1998. Currently he and his wife own and operate Canton Veterinary Clinic where Dr. Dan Goehl works primarily with progressive large animal clients consisting of stocker and cow/calf beef operations. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP), Society of Theriogenology, Current President of the Academy of Veterinary Consultants (AVC), a member of the National Cattleman Association, Missouri Cattleman Association, and the Missouri Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA). Dr. Goehl is a member of the board of directors of the AVC, on the state of MO Beef Quality Assurance Board and is also a member of the committee for the MVMA Stocker Feeder Program. Dr. Goehl is also a partner in Professional Beef Services, LLC (www.probeef.org), and has a blog on AgWeb. On September 20, 2014, Dr. Goehl was awarded the "Excellence in Preventative Medicine-Beef Award" from the American Association for Bovine Practitioners.

Dr. Rachel Goehl received her Bachelor’s of Science degree from Central Missouri State University graduating Summa Cum Laude in 1993. She then graduated from the University of Missouri – Columbia School of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. Post-graduation she worked at two progressive small animal clinics before joining Canton Veterinary Clinic in 2004. She oversees companion animal clients. Dr. Goehl is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Missouri Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA), and is MVMA Northeast District past president.

 Dr. David Hudson graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Veterinary Medicine in 2007. After graduation, he joined a mixed-animal practice in northeast Missouri for 4½ years before joining the team at Canton Veterinary Clinic in 2012.  Dr. Hudson will continue to practice both large and small animal medicine.  He has a particular interest in reproduction, reproductive ultrasound, and fetal sexing.  Dr. Hudson is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Missouri Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA), previous MVMA Northeast District vice-president, and a board member of the Lewis/Marion Co. Cattlemen’s Association. In September 2012, Dr. Hudson received the Bruce Wren Continuing Education Award at the 45th annual meeting of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners in recognition of his lifelong commitment to practical and formal continuing education for veterinarians.

Dr. Joe Iliff attended Kansas State where he received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in May of 2014. He is a native of Wyoming, IL and has a strong family history in veterinary medicine with both his father and brother practicing veterinary medicine.  His father, Buzz Iliff, is a veterinarian at Wyoming Veterinary Service, Wyoming, IL and his brother, Nate Iliff, is a veterinarian at Northwest Veterinary and Supply in Parkston South Dakota.
Dr Joe finished his undergraduate studies at Illinois Central College where he participated on the livestock judging team in an ag transfer program and received a BS in Animal Science from Kansas State University in 2009. Post graduation he worked at a large feed yard gaining experience in the industry beyond veterinary medicine. Dr. Joe is a welcome addition to the CVC staff and is practicing large and small animal veterinary medicine. Dr. Iliff is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Academy of Veterinary Consultants, and the American Association of Bovine Practitioners.


Dr. Andrew Perrine attended Iowa State University for his undergraduate studies where he received a Bachelors of Science in Animal Science and Dairy Science in 2009.  He then attended the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University and graduated with his DVM in 2013.  Following graduation, Andrew took a position in Wisconsin with one of the large Artificial Insemination bull stud companies and practiced bull medicine for almost two years. Andrew is originally from Keokuk, IA and in March, Andrew moved back to the area and started work with the Canton Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Andrew practices out of both the Canton and Palmyra Offices and practices on both companion and large animals. Andrew is a member of the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association), WVMA (Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association), MVMA (Missouri Veterinary Medical Association), AABP (American Association of Bovine Practitioners)  AND SOT (theriogenology)