About Us2018-08-13T10:51:20+00:00

We are dedicated to building Gold Standards within the veterinary TeleHEALTH industry, ensuring we deliver better care and access to more patients; while providing specialized resources and clinical expertise, worldwide.

VetNOW TeleHEALTH is an all-in-one, cloud-based collaborative platform offering a FULL SPECTRUM of virtual veterinary services. VetNOW offers a turn-key virtual clinic set up that easily integrates with any existing veterinary clinic, in as little as10 days.

VetNOW was created for veterinarians by veterinarians. From standard operating procedures, treatment protocols and clinical care continuums to treatment plans, the VetNOW TeleHEALTH platform seamlessly incorporates all daily workflows.


Emergency & Critical Care
Internal Medicine

VetNOW and University Veterinary Specialists are pioneering TeleMEDICINE in the veterinary space and are working rigorously with regulatory boards to assure all 7 levels of governance needed on any TeleHEALTH platform are being met as TeleMEDICINE transitions into the standard of care for veterinarians.
• Veterinary Innovation Council
• PA Veterinary Licensing Board
• PA Department of Agriculture
• One Health Task Force

Meet Our Team

Anthony Horbal
Anthony HorbalCEO
Anthony Horbal is a serial entrepreneur and investor with high energy and the vision necessary to find and develop profitable and productive companies from their earliest stages.
Matthew Rumbaugh
Matthew RumbaughCo-Founder
Matthew J. Rumbaugh Co-Founder of VetNOW and Founder of TeleHealth Suites. With over 5 years of TeleHealth experience, Matthew has given VetNOW a head start to successfully prove a business model for Veterinarian Telemedicine and TeleHEALTH. The B-to-B focuses on providing a comprehensive veterinarian telehealth platform, specialty consultation, 24/7 critical care, teleER, veterinarian exchange network and second opinion resources for both rural and non-rural veterinarian community.
Apryle Horbal
Apryle HorbalApryle Horbal, VMD, MRCVS – Co-Founder
Apryle Horbal is trained in the field of equine dentistry, oral surgery, and upper airway disease. Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Apryle received her Bachelor of Arts cum laude in Biological Basis of Behavior in 2007 from the University of Pennsylvania.
Evan Kelly
Evan KellyDirector, National Accounts
Evan Kelly has multiple years of successful sales management experience within the capital equipment market. Currently Mr. Kelly is responsible for establishing Strategic Partnerships globally and nationally for VetNOW. Emphasizing the focus on single provider, multi-center, and large corporations. He also oversees our customers experience which starts with the initial contact, contracting, and then continued communication with client. Mr. Kelly graduated with his bachelor’s degree from the University of Richmond, where he was an All-American Division I football player.
Mr. Kelly obtained his master’s degree in marketing and corporate communications from Boston College.

Our Medical Specialists

Justin Thomason, DVM, DACVIM
Justin Thomason, DVM, DACVIMCardiology Specialist
Amy Kaplan, DVM, cVMA, DACVECC
Amy Kaplan, DVM, cVMA, DACVECCEmergency & Critical Care Specialist
Anne Stoneham, DVM, DACVECC
Anne Stoneham, DVM, DACVECCEmergency & Critical Care Specialist
John Showalter, DVM
John Showalter, DVMDentistry
Melissa Eisenschenk, DVM, DACVD
Melissa Eisenschenk, DVM, DACVDDermatology Specialist
Joe Ielapi, DVM
Joe Ielapi, DVMEmergency Veterinarian
Apryle Horbal, VMD, MRCVS
Apryle Horbal, VMD, MRCVSEquine Veterinarian
Robert Wagner, VMD, Dipl. ABVP – ECM
Robert Wagner, VMD, Dipl. ABVP – ECMExotic Veterinarian
John Loftus, PhD, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)
John Loftus, PhD, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)Internal Medicine Specialist
Simon R. Platt, BVM&S, MRCVS, DACVIM, DECVNNeurology Specialist
Guillermo Couto, DVM, DACVIM
Guillermo Couto, DVM, DACVIMOncology & Internal Medicine Specialist