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Our team of veterinary professionals is dedicated to delivering the best customer service and compassionate care to you and your pets.

Lynda has been the practice manager of Bear Branch Animal Hospital since it opened in 2010. She received her first veterinary technician license in 1985 and has now worked in the veterinary field for 35 years.
Currently Lynda has 3 dogs and 2 cats at home. In her spare time, she enjoys riding her motorcycle In the Texas Hill Country, camping in her new RV, hiking Big Bend and spending time with her friends and family. 

Lauren has been with BBAH since 2013 and enjoys working with rescue animals. Lauren is studying to become an RN at SHSU. Lauren has recently begun working and organizing with other local organizations to head her new endeavor, "Emptying Hempstead Shelter Project".

Jenna joined the BBAH family in September of 2017. She has been in the veterinary field for 20 years. She has a passion for rescuing cats, Chihuahuas, pit bills. She enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, Gordon, her sphynx Lestat, and her assortment of chihuahuas and pit bulls at home.

Tori has been a technician with BBAH since 2014. She earned her Certified Veterinary Assistant certification from LSC-Tomball. Tori enjoys living in the country with her fire-fighter husband David. She enjoys raising cattle and drinking coffee on her front porch watching her daughter Paisley play with the goats and dogs. Tori has a special interest in surgery, radiology and pathology.

Alyssa joined BBAH in 2013. She juggles her 5-year-old daughter, working and attending SHSU full time­where she studies Criminal Justice. She has two fur babies, Drake, a Cane Corse, and Pistol. 
Alyssa is dedicated to her position at Bear Branch and commutes from Brenham every day. Alyssa has begun working with Lonestar Animal Welfare League in their community outreach programs. Alyssa opens her home to foster animals, and has a passion for pit bulls, mastiffs and bully type breeds. 

Kaleena started as a veterinary technician in Pennsylvania in 2007. She later moved to Texas in 2012, where she continued her career as a veterinary technician before joining BBAH in 2016. Kaleena has a love for German shepherds, Pomeranians and cats. She has a passion in neonatal care of kittens.

Kayla joined BBAH in 2018 and has worked in the veterinary field since 2011. She graduated with A.A.S. in Veterinary Technology in 2013 from the Vet Tech Institute - Houston and also graduated from UH­Victoria in 2018 with her Bachelors of Science in Psychology. Kayla spends her free time chasing her daughter and 3 step daughters. She has a passion for neonatal care and enjoys spending time with her herd of English Labradors and her cat, Mr. Scratchy. Kayla has recently begun working with Lonestar Animal Welfare League and enjoys the community outreach programs they're providing locally.

Courtney has been with BBAH since 2012. She graduated in 2017 with a Bachelors in Animal Science and in 2018 with a Bachelors Agricultural Business. She is pursuing her Master's degree with TAMU­Galveston, planning a wedding and balancing a new house and her three dogs, Fred, Cooper, and Zoey.

Royce is an Illinois transplant adjusting to her second year of Texas weather. She joined BBAH in 2018 and has been a registered veterinary technician since 2010. Royce also holds a bachelor's degree in Education. Royce spends her free time traveling, reading and watching movies. She and her wife Beth have 4 dogs, Callie, Buster, Wrigley, an Italian greyhound, and Tonka, a greyhound.

Kendall has been with BBAH for 4 years, she returned last year from Dallas and recently got married in January of 2020. Kendall has her A.A.S in Veterinary Technology from LSC- Tomball. She is a movie enthusiast and enjoys cats. Kendall encourages positive energy and has a big heart for the sick and weak patients who need some extra TLC.

Kelly is a veteran of the United States Air Force, she started her career as a veterinary technician 10 years ago and joined BBAH in early 2020. She earned her CVA In 2019, she has an interest in dental and radiology; she is also PennHip certified. 
Kelly has been married for 22 years to her husband, Teddy, and has a Frenchie named Louie, and kitty named Sally Mae. Kelly currently serves as the Jr Vice Commander at the Montgomery County VFW, is a member of the Texas State VFW Honor Guard Team, and a member of the American Legion.
Kelly enjoys hanging out with friends, Is a Brown belt in Ka-ra-te.

Kristin joined the BBAH team in 2018 but has worked in the veterinary field for over five years. On the weekends you can find her with her son or working at low cost vaccine clinics in the area. She has always had a deep love for animals and, even with four pets of her own, dedicates her time off to providing hospice care for geriatric fosters.

Jaimie joined BBAH in 2019 and has been in the veterinary field for 3 years. She graduated in 2019 with from SHSU with her Bachelors in Animal Science. Jaimie enjoys jogging with her pups, Hazel, Missy and Scamp.

Liz joined BBAH in 2019 but has worked for VetCor and in the veterinary field for over eight years. Liz has experience working as a veterinary technician as well. When not at work you can find her painting or cooking while accompanied by her two kitty sons, Momo and Bonsai.

Lindsay joined BBAH in 2019. She is pursuing her Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, son and their 2 dogs, a pit bull and a husky mix. She also is a competitive runner and most recently competed in a 10-mile race. Lindsay has an Associate degree In Administrative management and has been a wonderful addition to our reception team.