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Our Team

Our Veterinary Team Desoto County Animal Clinic in Southaven, MS

Meet the veterinary staff of Desoto County Animal Clinic who will take care of your pet’s essential health needs.

We Look Forward To Meeting You

At Desoto County Animal Clinic, we have assembled an expert team of veterinary professionals to bring you the best possible healthcare for your pet. We can not wait to meet you!

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Dr. Billy Frazier

Dr. Frazier is a 2009 Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine graduate. He previously served as a small and large animal veterinarian in Greenwood, MS, but is originally from Desoto County. His interests include cardiology, dermatology, and minor animal surgery. He has completed several courses in small animal cardiac and abdominal ultrasonography. Dr. Frazier is a member of the Mississippi Veterinary Medical Association, the Memphis-Shelby County Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Veterinary Medical Association. He is married with a son, and they have five dogs, one cat, and two horses.

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Dr. Jeremy Keen

Dr. Keen is originally from Greenville, MS, and graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. His special interests include preventive medicine, Canine and Feline internal medicine, and nutrition. Dr. Keen is a member of the Mississippi Veterinary Medical Association, the Memphis-Shelby County Veterinary Medical Association, the Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Veterinary Medical Association. He aims to provide the utmost care and compassion for every patient while increasing client education. His hobbies include kayaking, hiking, traveling, golf, and Mississippi State athletics. He and his wife, Carmen, have a daughter named Elzy, two dogs, Brady (Black lab) and Birdie (Shih Tzu), and a cat named Glen Coco.

Education: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Interests: Golf, Camping, Horse Back Riding

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Dr. Haley

Dr. Haley originates from Alexander City, AL, and graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2017. After graduation, she practiced at a small animal hospital in central Georgia before relocating to northern Mississippi. Her special interests include dentistry, dermatology, and preventative medicine. Dr. Haley is a member of the Mississippi Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. During her free time, Dr. Haley can cook, do baking, travel, and watch Mississippi State athletics. She also enjoys quality time with her husband, young son, and two Boston Terriers.

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Dr. Waldrip

Dr. Waldrip is a native of Southaven, MS, where he attended SBEC (now Northpoint Christian School). He moved to Starkville, MS, for a short time to complete his undergraduate studies in Animal and Dairy Science at Mississippi State University and postgraduate studies at MSU’s veterinary school in 2020. Dr. Waldrip immediately returned to his hometown, where he served as a veterinarian at Desoto County Animal Clinic and Precious Paws Animal Hospital.

His special interests include internal medicine, dermatology, allergy care, diagnostic imaging, exotics, and surgery. He is a member of the Mississippi Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association.

While not at the clinics, Dr. Waldrip enjoys being on the water, golfing, theatre, and spending time with friends and loved ones. He has a wife, Julie, and one son, Finn. He also has four dogs of all sizes, Bilbo, Allie, Indy, and Bella, and a cat named MoMo.

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Dr. Ryan Kennedy

Dr. Kennedy graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Mississippi State University. He enjoys internal medicine cases, dermatology cases, and soft tissue surgeries. He has been a vet for 4.5 years. He has a Golden Retriever named Hudson. His interests include the outdoors, the beach, sporting events, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

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Debbie

Position: Practice Manager
Interests: Reading, painting, and family
Pets: One dog, two cats
Years in Vet Medicine: 15

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Cara, CVT

Position: Certified Veterinary Technician
Interests: Interior decorating, movies, music, going on adventures with my family
Pets: Three dogs, two cats
Years in Vet Medicine: 10

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Kayley

Position: CSR
Interests:  Swimming, working out, time with friends and family
Pets: Five cats
Years in Vet Medicine: 1

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Casie

Hi, My name is Casie, and I have always had a passion for animals since I was a little girl! I have a puppy of my own named Oakley!
My hobbies outside of work include shopping, boating, and spending quality time with family!

Position: Kennel Technician
Interests: Shopping, boating, time with family
Pets: One dog
Years in Vet Medicine: One year

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Caroline

Interests: Reading, tending to cattle, studying, and painting, and helping out wherever I can
Pets: One dog, Opal, and many cows
Years in Vet Medicine: In a clinical field, a year and a half, alongside personal experience tending to large animals on a cattle farm.

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Cindi

Position: Veterinary Technician Assistant
Interests: Reading, photography, and family
Pets: Two dogs, one cat
Years in Vet Medicine: 11

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Ebone

Position: Kennel Technician
Interests: Travel, gaming, and foodie
Pets: One dog
Years in Vet Medicine: 5

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Amanda

Position: Veterinary Technician Assistant
Interests Reading, Crochet, Crafts, Family
Pets: Two dogs, two cats, and a bearded dragon
Years in Vet Medicine: 7+

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Brittany

Position: Veterinary Technician Assistant
Interests: My furbabies, gaming, gardening
Pets: Four dogs and two cats
Years in Vet Medicine: 3

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Stacey

Position: CSR
Interests: Reading, cooking, painting, animals, cats
Pets: Three cats
Years in Vet Medicine: 8

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Dana

Position: Veterinary Technician Assistant
Interests:  Gardening, Reading, Traveling
Pets: Three dogs, one cat, one guinea pig
Years in Vet Medicine: 2