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. Pieratt’s veterinary interests include preventative medicine, pain management and soft tissue surgery. 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. When not at the clinic, he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, running with his dog, working cattle at his family ranch and tackling home improvement projects.
Favorite Movie: The Big Lebowski and Blazing Saddles
Favorite Quote: “There’s a freedom you begin to feel the closer you get to Austin, Texas” ~Willie Nelson
Favorite Snack: Carrots and Beef Jerky
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we will be scaling our hours of business and our appointment availability down for the safety of our clients and our staff. This is all temporary and we will adjust as the situation progresses. We will continue to update our clients as we are able to.
As of Tuesday, March 23rd:
⋅ Our business hours will be 9 am to 5 pm by appointment only.
⋅ We will not be accepting any new client walk-ins.
⋅ Elective procedures such as dentals and surgeries will be scheduled out only for existing patients with a previous physical exam and history with the clinic.
Please be patient with us as we are operating with a limited staff.
⋅ We are disinfecting all surfaces and door handles even more frequently than before.
⋅ Employees who feel ill are instructed to stay home and consult their healthcare providers.
⋅ We recommend everyone wash hands frequently, cover your cough, and use hand sanitizer.
⋅ In the lobby and throughout the clinic, we are encouraging all people to maintain distance of 6 ft. or more between others when able.
⋅ If the lobby becomes crowded, please let the receptionists know you are here and then wait outside or in your car.
⋅ We are encouraging all clients not scheduled for an appointment (tech appointments, picking up meds or food, etc.) to stay in the car and call to pay over the phone, we will send someone out with the meds/food or to bring your pet inside and back out to you.