You're dedicated to keeping your animals healthy, and we're dedicated to keeping your veterinary practice financially strong with expert advice and lending for acquisitions, start-ups and refinancing. As one of the nation's leading small business lenders, we're here with the resources and veterinary-specific expertise you need to help you reach your business goals. 

Click below to check out our latest podcast which provides insight on running a successful clinic!

We are a full-service lender, offering financing solutions to help practicing veterinarians meet a wide range of business needs:

  • Acquisition
  • Equipment & technology financing
  • Expansion & remodeling
  • Business refinancing
  • Start-up loans

We offer a wide range of flexible terms tailored to your unique situation. Whether you are buying, selling or refinancing, we'll work with you, one-on-one, every step of the way. 

Our customer service, financial strength and our expertise in working with small business owners nationwide makes choosing First Financial Bank a sound business decision!


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Financial Wellness Series: Part One with Stith Keiser

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Brennan Pitard, DVM’s unique perspective at a Veterinarian and a Veterinary Practice Loan Officer at First Financial Bank.


Keep up with Veterinary Business News

Find out the impact of student debt on the veterinary profession.

Press Releases

Brennan Pitard, DVM, recently joined First Financial Bank as a Loan Officer in their Veterinary Lending Division. Read more here.

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Small Business Administration (SBA) Lending 101: Veterinary Edition

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