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Open Mon-Fri: 8:00AM to 5:30PM,
Sat: 8:00AM to 12:00PM, Sun: Closed Walk-ins accepted Mon-Fri until 5:00PM
Phone hours - Mon-Fri: 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat: 8:00AM to 12:00PM
 

Doctors


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Dr. Katie Frosch

Veterinarian/Owner

Dr. Frosch grew up in Houston, TX. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. After graduating from Texas A&M she went on to complete a one-year internship and Weatherford Equine Medical Center in Weatherford, TX.

Dr. Frosch joined the BVC team in 2009 and became an owner in 2012. She has an interest in small animal surgery and equine medicine, especially lameness and reproduction. 

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband Brian and their 2 children. Dr. Frosch has 4 horses and 3 dogs.

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Dr. Vaughn Fish

Veterinarian/Owner

Dr. Fish was born and raised in Northeastern Arizona. Growing up with horses sparked his interest in veterinary medicine. Dr. Fish worked several different jobs before finally deciding to go to veterinary school. He worked in the shipping industry, trained horses, and farmed cotton for a large agricultural corporation. Dr. Fish attended Arizona State University for his undergraduate degree and went on to get his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Washington State University in 2017 (go Cougs!). He loves many aspects of veterinary medicine but has a special interest in small animal surgery and large animal reproduction.

In his spare time, Dr. Fish enjoys spending time exploring the outdoors with his wife and son. He has one dog, a rambunctious German Shorthair Pointer named Jules.

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Dr. Matthew Wright

Veterinarian/Owner

Dr. Wright grew up in Castroville, TX. He graduated from Tarleton and went on to receive his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M in 2006. After graduation, he joined a mixed animal practice in Muleshoe, TX. He joined Belton Veterinary Clinic in 2008 and became an owner in 2012.

Dr. Wright has an interest in food animal surgery and medicine, especially working with youth livestock.

Dr. Wright enjoys spending time with his wife Jacki, daughter Ella, and his two dogs and watching college football.

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Dr. Travis Respondek

Veterinarian

Dr. Respondek is from Yorktown, TX. He graduated with a bachelor of animal science in 1990 and received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M in 1994. After graduation, he joined Belton Veterinary Clinic as an owner.

Dr. Respondek enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine.

He enjoys spending time with his wife Jessica and their 4 children. He has 4 dogs, 8 cats, horses, cows, and sheep.

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Dr. Natalie Lord

Veterinarian

Dr. Lord grew up in Austin, TX, and Spain and is fluent in Spanish.

Before vet school, she worked as an assistant at a busy, equine referral and surgery hospital. Dr. Lord received her Bachelor’s Degree from Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX and completed her Veterinary Degree at Ross University in 2017.

Dr. Lord has an interest for large animal medicine and surgery, reproduction and small animal medicine. She also developed a passion for helping working horses around the world through the Equitarian Initiative.

In her spare time, Dr. Lord loves to spend time with her husband and riding her Azteca mare in Dressage and Working Equitation.

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Dr. David Joffrion

Veterinarian

Dr. Joffrion is originally from Houston, TX. He received his Bachelor's degree in 2011 and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2016, both from Texas A&M University.

He loves many aspects of veterinary medicine but especially enjoys emergency medicine and surgery.

Outside of veterinary medicine, Dr. Joffrion loves spending time with his wife and children, woodworking, and watching Aggie football (whoop!) He has 4 dogs, Lyla, Lucie, Phynley, Watson.

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Dr. Kristi Underwood

Veterinarian

Dr. Underwood is originally from Orlando, FL and then completed a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from the University of Florida. She went on to receive a Doctor in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois in 2003.

Following graduation, she pursued an equine internship at Elgin Veterinary Hospital, where she stayed on as an associate for 13 years. During her time at EVH, she headed up the advanced reproductive services, mentored new interns, was the coordinator of the MRI imaging center and performed over 200 stem cell transplants.

Dr. Underwood served on the board of directors for the Texas Equine Veterinary Association from 2010-2014.

Dr. Underwood joined the BVC team in 2016. She has a special interest in equine reproduction, surgery, and sports medicine, but has found a new love for small animal surgery.

In her free time, Dr. Underwood can be found boating on the lake with her husband or cheering on her three children in all of their extra-curricular activities.

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Dr. Tyler Moon

Veterinarian

Dr. Moon is a native to the area from Little-River Academy, Tx. He received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M University in 2018, graduating Summa Cum Laude, and shortly afterward joined Belton Veterinary Clinic. He has an interest in food animal medicine, food animal surgery, and small animal internal medicine. He is an active member of the Texas Veterinary Medical Association, American Veterinary Medical Association, and Texas & Southwest Cattle Raisers Association.

In his spare time, Dr. Moon managing a commercial cattle operation, roping and spending time with his wife and son. He has two Australian Shepherds, Gus and Ruby.

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Dr. Angela Guaglione

Veterinarian

 

Dr. Guaglione grew up on Long Island in New York. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Delaware in 2014 and attended Ross University in the Caribbean for her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, and completed her 4th year at Texas A&M University, graduating in 2018.

After graduation, she worked at Weatherford Equine as an intern before joining the Belton Veterinary Clinic team in 2019.

In her free time, she likes running, trail riding, and spending time with her fiancé and their two dogs, Kaia and Sippi.

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Dr. Danielle Couture

Veterinarian

Dr. Couture was born and raised in Ontario, Canada. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University in 2018 after having completed her clinical year of vet school at Cornell. Following vet school, she then completed a one year rotating equine internship at Equine Sports Medicine & Surgery in Weatherford, TX.  Dr. Couture joined the BVC team in 2019. She has an interest in equine and small animal medicine.

In her spare time, she enjoys horse back riding. She has one horse, an off the track Thoroughbred named Holly, who is a competitive show jumper and one dog, an American Eskimo mix named Bandit.