Dr. Dan Lee Craven is a 1995 Graduate of Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Craven was born and raised in Houston County. In 1997 Dr. Craven purchased the Crockett Veterinary Hospital from Dr. Max Harkins. Dr. Harkins had owned and operated the Crockett Veterinary Hospital since 1949. In 1999, Dr. Craven moved the practice to its current location. Dr Craven provides all services for large and small animals including preventative medicine, reproduction exams, diagnostic radiography, in- house diagnostics, ultrasound, routine and comprehensive surgeries, and a number of other services. Dr. Craven and his wife have two beautiful daughters. In Dr. Craven’s spare time you will find him at the lake with his family. He also enjoys hunting, golfing and having fun with his family and friends.
Dr. Michael Allen was born and raised in Crockett. Dr. Allen graduated Texas A& M College of Veterinary Medicine in May 2006. He came to work for Crockett Veterinary Hospital in July 2008. Dr. Allen is a large and small animal veterinarian with interests in small animal surgery, both routine and orthopedic, and small animal preventative medicine. On the food animal (cattle) side Dr Allen engages in herd health management, lameness exams, breeding soundness exams on bulls, and cattle reproduction including, artificial insemination, embryo collection and transfer. Dr. Allen believes in promoting agriculture to the youth of our community. In his spare time you will find him spending time with his wife. They enjoy boating, fishing and taking care of their cattle.
Dr. Tamera Schneider is a 1997 graduate of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University. Dr. Schneider came to work at Crockett Veterinary Hospital in September of 2009. She had been practicing in central California for the previous five years and before that she was the sole proprietor of a mixed animal practice in Mid-Michigan. Dr. Schneider has over 12 years of experience in the veterinary field. Special interests include equine reproduction, periparturiant mare and foal care, and dentistry. In her spare time Dr. Schneider enjoys breeding and showing Pembroke Welsh Corgis.
Julie Newton is our Office Manager, she has worked for CVH since 1999. Julie is also a native to this area. She was raised in Pennington Texas. She is married to George and they have two energetic boys, Devon and Caleb. Julie believes that customer satisfaction is the key to all small businesses. She enjoys working with the staff and clients of Crockett Veterinary Hospital. It is her personal goal that every patient and client leave our facility with quality care and service. Julie volunteers her time in promoting CVH being an ambassador for the Crockett Area Chamber. She has 3 terrier mix dogs, and 3 outside cats and 2 very special kitties that rule her house. On her time off she enjoys watching her boys participate in their academic and sporting events and her hobby is working in her yard creating flower beds.