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Our team of Austin vets & vet techs are a diverse crew, with an overall goal in common: keeping your pets as happy and healthy as they can be. We look forward to meeting you and your pets in person, but until then, we invite you to get acquainted with our veterinary staff below.

Our ATX Veterinary Staff in Austin

Our Veterinary Team

Dr. Robert Pieratt

Veterinarian, Clinic Owner

Dr. Robert Pieratt (aka Dr. Rob) was born and raised in Austin, Texas and grew up exploring the lakes and hills of this beautiful city. Dr. Pieratt graduated with a bachelors in Animal Science from Colorado State University in 2008 and earned his DVM from Oklahoma State University in 2014. Dr. Rob is a member of CAVMA, TVMA, AVMA, and is adamant with staying up to date with developments in veterinary medicine, both through personal research and participating in continuing education courses regularly. Read More

Dr. Theresa Hardy


Dr. Theresa Hardy graduated from Southwest Texas State University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology. She taught high school science and math for 3 years before returning to school. In 1995 Dr. Hardy graduated from Texas A&M with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, got married, and moved to Austin. Read More


Office Manager

Jay worked in hospitality for 15 years and made his transition to Office Manager in 2021 at ATX Animal Clinic. He was born in, and grew up in Austin, Texas where he then moved to San Marcos to pursue an International business degree at Texas State University. Read More


Surgery Technician

Michelle has been working for ATX Animal Clinic since May 2019. She is a proud mother of six furbabies, 3 dogs and 3 cats, and loves spending her free time with them at home or in the great outdoors. Read More

Shiloh, Veterinary Technician at ATX Animal Clinic.


Surgery Technician

Shiloh is a recent graduate from Texas State University with a degree in Animal Science. Her love for animals began at the age of 8 when her family moved to a ranch outside of town where she began to care for animals such as dogs, cats, horses, cattle and pigs. Read More

Stephanie, Team Member at ATX Animal Clinic in Austin, TX


Veterinary Technician

Stephanie has been working at ATX Animal Clinic since the beginning of August in 2021, and has had experience in the industry for 6 years as a certified vet assistant. Read More


Veterinary Technician

Anna grew up around central Austin and can often be found hiking the Bull Creek Green belt with her beloved pup, Maya. Read More



Katie is one of the newest members on the team. Although an Austin native, she has a desire to explore abroad. Katie is studying Anthropology while working reception at ATX. Read More



Born and raised in Texas, Carrie moved to Austin after finishing her undergrad at Texas State University. When she isn’t working the front desk at ATX Animal Clinic, she is enjoying the sunshine by the water. Read More



CJ was born and raised in North Carolina and has lived in Austin for 5 years now. She is a proud parent of 2 dogs named Lily and Mulan. She also has a bearded dragon named, Sock. Read More


Clinic Cat

Junipurr, also known as Juni, is our new clinic cat! She is about 2 years old, and has been energetic from the minute she came into the clinic. Read More

In Memorial, Delilah

Queen of the Clinic

To all who knew the clinic cat before Junipurr, we had Delilah. She was our first clinic cat, and she will be fondly remembered. Unfortunately, she did pass in December. Read More