PRLog - Sep. 20, 2011 - AMARILLO, Texas -- We provide a broad spectrum of diagnostic procedures through in-house testing and the use of external laboratories. We also work closely with local practices when special diagnostic procedures are required. The facility includes a well-stocked pharmacy, in-hospital surgery suite, in-house digital radiographs, ultrasound, video-toscopy, laser surgery, a closely supervised hospitalization area, and indoor and outdoor boarding kennels with outdoor walking areas.
At Coulter Animal Hospital we strive to offer not only sound advice, but also optimal veterinary care, thus allowing you the enjoyment of your companion for a maximum number of years. Our job is not only to treat your pet when he or she isn't feeling well, but also to help you learn how to keep your best friend happy and healthy.
Dr. David Hodges lived in Wellington, Texas during his high school years. He grew up with family pets, worked with livestock and loved science, which made Veterinary medicine a natural choice for his vocation.
Dr. Hodges earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M University in 1978 after completing a Bachelors of Science in Animal Science at Texas Tech University in 1975. While in high school, Dr. Hodges met his future wife, Jan, whom he married in 1977. They have three sons that graduated from Texas A&M. Preston, the oldest, graduated in '08 with a Construction Science degree and is a Senior Project Engineer specializing in hospital facilities with Beck Group, based out of Dallas. Twin sons, Austin and Patrick, graduated with Biomedical Science degrees in '10 and entered Baylor College of Dentistry at Dallas August 2010. The Hodges family has five dogs, one cat, two horses and six calves.
Dr. Hodges was an associate in a mixed practice in Anadarko, OK. in 1978-79, an associate in an equine practice in Canyon, Tx. in 1979-1984 and built Coulter Animal Hospital in 1984. He enjoys snow skiing and is an avid quail hunter. His favorite hunting companion, Boone, is with him in the picture above.
Jamie has been at Coulter Animal Hospital since 2003. She moved to Amarillo after spending nearly all her life in Austin. Jamie has two pugs: Chico & Sally, and two kittens: Daphne & Dexter. She is currently studying to be a radiology technician and will graduate in December 2011. In her spare time she enjoys working out, shopping, and spending time with her friends.
Casi has been at Coulter Animal Hospital since April 2007. She moved to Amarillo from the Dallas area in 1998. Casi has a daughter, Nola, and a son, Madden, to go along with her four-legged children ranging from dogs and cats to rabbits and horses. In her down time she likes to watch movies, ride horses, go to the gym, and go out dancing with her friends. She is currently working on her bachelor's degree in psychology with a minor in sociology. Casi plans on a career in social work while continuing on to obtain a master's degree in psychology.
Alicia has been at Coulter Animal Hospital since March 2008. Originally from Borger, she has lived in Amarillo for the last 10 years. She and her husband, Greg, have a five year-old son, Gregory. Together they share their lives with three dogs: Magic, Mo-Mo, & iPod, three cats: Yuki, Snickers, & Tito, and a guinea pig: Johnny Test. Alicia is currently finishing her master's degree in Biology at WTAMU. In her spare time she enjoys running and playing volleyball, softball, and golf.
Meagan has been at Coulter Animal Hospital since August 2010. Originally from Atlanta, Georgia she moved to Amarillo almost two years ago. She shares her home with a lovable lab, Hank. Meagan is currently a Pre-Vet major at WTAMU and hopes to one day be a veterinarian in the US Army, then go on to become an orthopedic surgeon. When not at school or work, she enjoys seeing movies, riding horses, running, going to the gym, and spending time with family and friends.
Skyler has been as Coulter Animal Hospital since July 2011. She is originally from Denton and moved to Amarillo with her soon-to-be husband, Chad. Skyler is currently pursuing a degree in Biology with a minor in education. She has two dogs: Lucy and Deets, and a cat, Zona. In her spare time she enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, and Texas country concerts.
Carol has been at Coulter Animal Hospital since May 2010. She comes to us with 13 years of grooming experience, including previously owning two grooming shops: Doggie Doo's and U Dirty Dogs. She shares her home with one cat: Stormy and a German Shepherd: Kiah. When not grooming dogs, she enjoys spending time with her children: Cody, Heather, & Ty, and her grandchildren:
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Coulter Animal Hospital
5200 South Coulter Street, Amarillo, TX 79119-6404
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