Dr. Mandy Satterly is a recent graduate, she grew up in Austin, KY and went to undergraduate school at Western Kentucky University. She then went to veterinary school in the Caribbean, at Grenada with St. George's University. The school does 3 years at Grenada, and one year working in a vet school in the states for their clinical year. Dr. Satterly chose Texas A&M for that year for their large animal aspect. During Summer and Winter breaks Dr. Satterly used those times to travel and get vet experience throughout the world. Dr. Satterly is happily married with 2 dog children and 2 horses. She enjoys nice sunny days doing almost any outdoor activity.
Dr. Samuel Leach graduated from Texas A&M in 1988, then completed his post graduate studies at Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic for about 4 months. He and his family then moved to Africa for agriculture missions for about a year. Afterwards, he started and owned his own veterinary practice in Florida for about 10 years. Continuing his agriculture missions, he then moved to Central Asia with his family for about 9 years before returning to Gainesville in 2007 to become a partner at Refinery Road Vet Clinic. Sam is happily married and has 6 children and one dog, and enjoys activities like woodworking and beekeeping.
Dwayne started working at Refinery Road Vet Clinic in 1982 on and off, became a permanent employee in 1992 and has been here ever since. He is a large animal technician, and has years of experience with cattle. Dwayne has a big family and spends his spare time taking care of his own cattle.
Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic has been in operation since 1951. The clinic is a mixed practice, treating animals from big bulls to small chihuahuas! We strive to provide the best possible services for your pets, and have affordable rates for routine procedures.
Cassie has been working at Refinery Road Vet Clinic since February 2008. She has worked around animals her entire life and enjoys helping people with their pets. She has dogs, cats, and chickens. She enjoys fossil hunting and gaming.
Melinda started working at Refinery Road Vet Clinic in 2011 as a receptionist. She became a technician in 2017. She is a busy mother with 4 children.
Dr. Justin Hartman graduated from Texas A&M in 2000 with a doctorate in veterinary medicine with honors and a bachelors degree in veterinary science with honors. He became a partner at Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic the same year. Dr. Hartman is happily married and has three girls, many dogs and horses. He has many hobbies, including beekeeping, home brewing, viticulture (growing grapes), horseback riding and hunting.
Patricia began working at Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic in September 2016. She is attending college and plans to become a veterinarian. She is also a very talented artist.
Jonathan began working at Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic in September of 2016. He enjoys working on vehicles in his spare time. He is currently attending college and is active with his church.
Kaylee began working at Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic in May of 2017. She is currently a student and is a Cooke County
4-H Council Officer. She has her 2nd degree black belt and is a Tae Kwon Do instructor. She has cats, dogs, horses and cattle.
Dr. John Horn was born in Artesia, New Mexico, and grew up in Springer. He went to school in College Station and graduated from Texas A&M in 1990. He started working as a vet at Refinery Road Vet Clinic the same year. Dr Horn is happily married and has two children, three dogs and three cats. He first got his pilot's license in 2009. In 2011, he bought an experimental aircraft kit and finished building his first plane in 2013 and enjoys flying in his spare time.
Dr. James (Jimmy) Neidhardt graduated from Texas A&M in 1976. He started working at Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic the same year. He retired from our clinic in August of 2012. In 2016, he began coming in to help out during the busy weeks. Dr. Neidhardt enjoys traveling and has many tales about all his adventures.
Dr. Neidhardt is in the clinic on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Katja has been an employee at Refinery Road Vet Clinic since September 2014, but was doing her vet tech studies here previously. She is originally from Germany, and has spent the summer with her children visiting the country.
Kevin has been with Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic in March 2017. He was born in Brazil. He is currently attending college and raises registered Angus and Brahman cattle. He also has dogs and reigning horses.
Madison began working at Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic in July of 2017. She attended NCTC for animal science. She has a cat, 3 dogs, a horse and a family of mini pigs.
Chelsea recently began working for Refinery Road Vet Clinic in September 2017. She is a recent Murray State College graduate and is a licensed Veterinary Technician in Oklahoma. She enjoys spending time with her son and crafting and has 2 dogs and 1 cat.
Schelia has been grooming at Refinery Road Vet Clinic since 2009. She learned to groom under the direction of Carol Dixon. She owns two dogs. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren.
Carol has been grooming at Refinery Road Vet Clinic since 2008. She has recently went to part time, coming in for cat grooming. Carol raises and breed siberian huskies and owns Troika Kennels. She also is an avid cat lover, and has rescued many cats.
Lisa started working at Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic in August of 2008. She has experience in handling all types of animals, from dogs and cats to horses and cows. She owns cats, dogs, and horses. She enjoys riding her horses in her spare time, and is Captain of the Whitesboro Riding Club Drill Team.