Our Practice

Pace Veterinary Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Pace, FL. The professional and courteous staff at Pace Veterinary Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients. Our hospital has advanced equipment and technologies, including comprehensive in-house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suite, dental equipment, and a full pharmacy. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients at every stage of your pet's life. From routine preventive care to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases, we have the expertise to provide the highest standard of care for your pet. We also serve [areas].

  • Dr. Mongue, DVM

    Medical Director

    Dr. Michael Mongue, the owner and founder of Pace Veterinary Clinic, graduated from Louisiana State University in 1984. After practicing medicine in Fairhope and Pensacola for six years, he decided to venture out on his own and open the first veterinary clinic in Pace in 1991. Dr. Mongue and his wife, Sharon, have two dogs, Gordon Hamish Peabody and Flash, one cat BC (Black Cat/Barn Cat), along with their two horses: Spec and Zap. Dr. Mongue and Sharon enjoy working on their farm, running, biking, swimming, and the sights and sounds of their Purple Martin Bird Colony.

  • Dr. Holderman, DVM


    Dr. Ryder Holderman is an Oregon native and received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2004 from Oregon State University School.

    Dr. Holderman practiced mixed animal medicine in Eastern Oregon and Western Idaho for 15 years. He was actively involved in founding and participating in the Ontario Feral Cat program to catch, neuter/spay, and release feral cats in the community where he practiced in Eastern Oregon. He also volunteered as the veterinarian on call for the Malheur County Fair for over 10 years. He is a member of the AVMA and the OVMA.

    Dr. Holderman is married to Claire Holderman, a Spanish professor at the University of West Florida. They have two children, Sydney and Isaac. Dr. Holderman is an avid golfer. He and his family enjoy living on the Gulf Coast near some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. He also enjoys reading, traveling, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his lab, Jasper, cat, Tigger and Dash, a King Charles Cavalier.

  • Dr. Walker, DVM


    Originally from Louisiana, Dr. Trevor Walker attended high school in Fort Walton Beach, Florida where he met his wife. In high school, he was active in JROTC, soccer and an Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts.Dr. Walker enlisted in the US Marine Corps right out of high school, and served in the infantry for six years and completing four tours overseas before being assigned as a recruiter in Birmingham, Alabama for two years.

    After leaving the Marines Dr. Walker enrolled at the University of West Florida, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. While at UWF he worked at the Humane Society of Pensacola as a kennel technician. Dr. Walker is a graduate of the University of Florida’s College of Veterinary Medicine and has additional specialty certificates in Veterinary Business Management and Shelter Medicine.

    Dr. Walker’s special interests in veterinary medicine include dermatology, dentistry, soft tissue surgery and behavior. Dr. Walker enjoys scuba diving, camping, obstacle course racing and having adventures with his family. His wife Jackie is a teacher and crafter and they have three children, Paul the First Born, Abigail the Warrior Princess and Orion the Great Hunter. The family is joined by their German Wirehaired pointer Zev.