Dr. Cynthia (“Cyndi”) Rachal

Our Team
Dr. Cynthia (“Cyndi”) Rachal has a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science from LSU. She graduated from LSU School of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. Dr. Rachal loves all aspects of medicine, but her favorites are dermatology, geriatrics, and dentistry. She is married to Mike, together they have two daughters Marie and Bella and one son, Alex. They share their home with two dogs, Rose and Max, and their cat, Chase.


Dr. Kelsey Hubbard


Dr. Kelsey Hubbard is a 2018 graduate of St. Georges University. She is originally from Aledo and is excited to be back in the DFW Metroplex. Dr. Hubbard completed her undergraduate work at Oklahoma State University.

Dr. Hubbard has a cat, and a Grenadian Pothound that she brought home from the Carribean. She has special interest in surgery, including orthopedics and is looking forward to meeting you and your pets.


Dr. Jennifer Barber


Dr. Barber graduated from University of Illinois in 2006. She lives in Fort Worth with her son and 2 cats, all of whom out-rank her in the house. Her languages include English, Feline, and Chihuahua.


Dr. Katherine Sternitzke


Dr. Katherine Sternitzke graduated from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2018; she also received her bachelors from LSU in 2015. After being in Louisiana for 8 years, she is happy to be back in her home state. Dr. Sternitzke has 2 standard poodles and 2 black cats. She has a special interest in exotics and zoo medicine and is excited to meet your feathered, scaled, and furred babies!


Jazmine

jazmine
​Jazmine is our Practice Manager and Lead Technician. She has over 35 years experience in the veterinary field and has been with our clinic for over 27 years. She has two daughters, Montana and Nevada. Included in their family are 1 Maltese, Cleo and 1 cat, Icabod both rescued. Jazmine loves riding her motorcycle and camping with her family.


Vanessa

vanessa
Vanessa is our Head PM Technician. She is originally from southern California and has always loved animals. Her free time is spent with her husband, their two dogs Bailey and Kaylee, cat Harley, two rats Lila and Louisa, and Kiwi the parrot.


Durisa

Durisa
Durisa is our Head AM Technician. She has worked in the veterinary field for 14 years. Durisa lives with her three children. She also has five dogs, three cats and fosters in her spare time. Durisa loves to cook and spend time with her family.


Michele

michele
Michele is our Head Receptionist. She is new to the veterinary field. Michele is an athlete and she teaches group ballet and fitness. Michele also trains police and civilian K-9’s. She loves animals and has three dogs of her own, Simper, Recon, and Pippi.


Rebecca

Rebecca
Rebecca is one of the Technicians, she went to school in Gainsville, Florida where she studied Zoo Animal Technology. Rebecca worked as a Zoo Keeper for 3 years in Florida before returning to Texas. She lives with her husband who is also a veterinary technician, her daughter, and their dog Bubba and two cats Bob and Echo


Melissa


Melissa is our newest Receptionist. She is new to the veterinary field, but has always loved all animals. Melissa lives in Arlington with her two children Bella and Travis. She enjoys taking her kids to the skate park or spending time with family and friends.


Emmi


Emmi is the newest member of our team. She is our pm Kennel Technician/Assistant. Emmi has been in the veterinary field for several years. She has a daughter Alexis attending UTA, a Pit Bull Sugar, one cat Waylon, and a turtle named Liz. Emmi enjoys the gym and spending time with family and friends. She loves all animals and can’t wait to meet yours.


Marilyn


Marilyn is our AM Kennel/Surgery Assistant. She loves working with animals and going to car shows. Marilyn has two sons and two daughters as well as their fur baby, a 1-year-old mixed breed pup named Whiskey.


Derek


Derek is a Technician with 18 years of veterinary experience. His special interest are internal medicine and parasitology. He is from San Antonio and enjoys lake power sports, fishing, and being ignored by his cat “Winter”


Madeline


Madeline is the newest member of our team. She is our PM Receptionist. Madeline is an animal lover and has a variety of felines. She enjoys photography and traveling.