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Veterinarians


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Veterinarians


Dr. Kathy Palmer

Dr. Palmer is a full time veterinarian and the sole owner of Gulfgate Animal Hospital. She earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from LSU and has practiced in Houston over 15 years. She and her husband have three children, one dog, and one cat. When she is not working, she loves baking some of the most delicious desserts you have ever tasted. She is also very active within her church community--she participates in the choir and plays the piano.

Dr. Jaclyn Ong

Dr. Ong is a second generation Aggie vet who graduated from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine. She loves food, playing tennis, and reading. She has two dogs, a border collie mix (Bella) and a spoiled toy poodle (Kirby).  Her interests include soft tissue surgery and positive reinforcement behavior modification. She is president of the Harris County Veterinary Medical Association (hcvma.org) for 2019.

Dr. Yadira Rosas

Dr. Rosas works part-time at Gulfgate Animal Hospital. She graduated from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine. She is a native Houstonian and speaks both English and Spanish. She is a devoted wife and mother, and has two daughters. She enjoys teaching, playing board/card games, and watching movies.

 Dr. Emily Archer-Slone

We are so happy to welcome Dr. Slone! She graduated from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine and practiced in San Antonio for a few years before moving to Houston. She has one fiance and soon to be one cocker spaniel puppy. She enjoys biking and bowling in her spare time.

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Oath


Oath


Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine, I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health and welfare, the prevention and relief of animal suffering, the conservation of animal resources, the promotion of public health, and the advancement of medical knowledge.

I will practice my profession conscientiously, with dignity, and in keeping with the principles of veterinary medical ethics.

I accept as a lifelong obligation the continual improvement of my professional knowledge and competence.
— The Veterinary Oath