Meet Our Team

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    Dr. Carmine Esposito DVM
    Practice Owner, Veterinarian

    Dr. Carmine Esposito earned his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science.  Upon graduation, he worked in hospital and retail pharmacy for two years before returning to graduate school.  He pursued and ultimately earned his Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.  Dr. Esposito practiced Pharmacy for seven years before pursuing his dream of becoming a veterinarian. In 2010, he graduated Magna Cum Laude from St. George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine after completing his clinical year at North Carolina State University Teaching Hospital.

    After graduation Dr. Esposito spent his first three years working as a full time Associate Veterinarian at a five-doctor veterinary hospital in Scottsdale, Arizona, while also working as a staff Pharmacist and Consultant Veterinarian for an internationally-recognized veterinary compounding pharmacy.  Dr. Esposito then returned to Hunterdon County New Jersey to be near family and friends.  Upon his return home, he joined a local veterinarian team in his home town.

    While working in Scottsdale, Dr. Esposito discovered the benefits of ultrasound in private practice.  At that time, he was fortunate to have an opportunity to work at a busy practice where ultrasound was extensively utilized.  One of the doctors was an instructor for the Academy of Veterinary Imaging and mentored Dr. Esposito daily.
    Since that first experience, he has completed over 200 hours of abdominal and cardiac ultrasound training at the Academy of Veterinary Imaging in Arlington, TX. His experience and training has allowed him to complete more than 3000 ultrasound studies, and enabled him to become an ultrasound lab instructor at the Academy of Veterinary imaging too.

    In 2015 Dr. Esposito started providing mobile ultrasound consultations for NJ Mobile up until 2018.  He had also owned and operated a busy mobile companion animal practice in Hunterdon County, NJ before moving to Granbury, TX in 2018.  Through his teaching, volume of ultrasound studies, and continued private practice, he brings up to date diagnostics with a practical approach.

    Dr. Esposito loves being a veterinarian because it allows him to be involved in a variety of medical disciplines while teaching, assisting, and comforting animals and their families.  His knowledge of pharmacology and physiology, in both veterinary and human medicine, allows him to easily explain and discuss diseases and treatments with pet owners.  He strives to provide pet owners with a better understanding of their pets’ medical conditions.  He believes this understanding leads to healthier pets and happier family members.  

    When he is not working, he is an active outdoorsman who enjoys hiking, boating, skiing, kayaking, hunting, and fishing. He also enjoys leading a healthy lifestyle and stays active training for Tough Mudders, fun runs, and other competitive events.  He appreciates quality time with family and friends, and he enjoys traveling locally and internationally when time permits.

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    Dr. Jennifer Boeche, DVM, CVA, CVC

    Dr. Boeche is originally from northern Nevada. She earned her bachelor’s degrees in Animal Science and Spanish from Colorado State University. She also received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from Colorado State University in 2011. 

    Dr. Boeche practiced at an equine hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada, for nearly five years before moving to Granbury in 2016. One of her grandpas is from Riesel, a small town just outside of Waco. You may hear her joke that she may not have been born in Texas but she is Texan by blood! 

    Dr. Boeche enjoys general practice, acupuncture and chiropractic therapies. She is an ideal match for clients looking for an integrative medicine approach, combining the best of both western and non-traditional therapies. She is a certified veterinary acupuncturist (CVA) from the Chi Institute (2014) and certified in veterinary chiropractics (CVC) from Parker University (2017). Dr. Boeche offers in-home acupuncture, chiropractics, and end of life care through her separate business when she is not practicing integrative medicine at All Creatures Animal Hospital.

    Dr. Boeche can be found cooking, riding her horse, hiking, or treasure hunting at local thrift stores for Fiestaware dishes when she is not working. She has a grown step-daughter and a son. She and her husband also have seven horses, twelve Hangin Tree Cow Dogs, two Longhorns named Janey and Noel, and raise goats and cattle.

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    Linsdey Cruz
    Office Manager and Veterinary Technician

    Linsdey was born and raised in Houston, TX. Life brought her to North Texas in the summer of 2017 and she joined our team in October of 2017. From a young age, Linsdey has always had a love for animals and grew up having a variety of pets.  She currently lives with 2 chihuahuas named Seguin and Clementine. Linsdey is also continuing her education in Veterinary Science to receive her Veterinary Technician Associate's degree. In her free time she enjoys cooking, reading, playing on a professional billiards team, the company of friends and family, and spending time with her dogs. 

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    Kyndal Barker
    Marketing Manager

    Kyndal was born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas. She joined our team in 2020 as a Veterinary Technician. She is currently in school studying biomedical science. While in school she started her career path as a veterinary technician and is loving every minute of it. “While it is hard work, every moment is beneficial, whether educationally or with the connection you make to each animal you meet.”  She has four fur babies, two English/Brazilian Mastiffs, 'Ruger' and 'Kimber', a Blue Heeler, 'Stormi', and the most recent addition, a Beagle Mix, 'Jethro'. Kyndal and her husband will be adding more to the pack once they have their lives established in the home they are building together. They all enjoy hiking, fishing, going on new adventures, and making memories. “We try to live every day like someone left the gate open.”

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    Taylor Allsup
    Receptionist and Veterinary Assistant

    Taylor was born in Brady, TX and joined our team in September of 2021 as a Receptionist, and became one of our Veterinary Technicians. From a young age, Taylor has always had a love for animals and grew up having a variety of pets. Taylor has graduated from Weatherford College with her Associates of Veterinary Technology, and is looking to take her state and national exams to become a Licensed Veterinary Technician. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, lake days, and fishing or hunting. Taylor has two fur babies of her own, Bodacious and Pearl.

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    Christina Holweg
    Veterinary Assistant

    Christina joined our team in September of 2022 after moving to Stephenville from South Houston and recently graduated from Tarleton State University with a Bachelors of Science in Animal Science. Christina is looking to further her career by becoming a veterinarian. In her free time she spends time with her two corgis named Ceaser and Queen. 

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    Tessa Smelser
    Veterinary Technician

    Tessa was born and raised in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. She moved to Texas in 2010 and joined our team in May of 2023. She is married to her best friend of 19 years and together they have 3 children. She owns two Boston Terriers named Macey and Millie. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her family, garden, and play the ukulele. She has graduated from Weatherford College with an Associates of Veterinary Technology and is looking forward to taking the state and national exam to become a licensed Veterinary Technician.

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    Hunter Keeton
    Kennel Technician

    Hunter was born and raised in Collinwood, Tennessee. Eight years ago, Hunter and his family moved to Texas, joining our team in 2021 as a Kennel Technician. Hunter is currently exploring his options of college, he has lowered it down to Tarleton State University or Weatherford College. While staying close to home either way, he is planning on pursuing his dreams of an education in Veterinary Medicine. Hunter is a very hard worker and has always had a soft spot for animals. He has three sweet dogs, Luna, Sadie, and Achilles. Hunting and fishing are his get away, when not in the woods or on the lake, Hunter is always with his family.

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