Killeen Veterinary Clinic


​Killeen Veterinary Clinic welcomes you to our website!

We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pet's health care. We treat your pet as we would our own. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education.

Our entire healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner. Thank you for taking the time to read about our veterinary practice and the services we offer. We welcome your comments and suggestions. Please contact us at (254)634-0242 for all your pet health care needs.

Killeen Veterinary Clinic in Killeen, TX is a full service companion animal hospital. It is our commitment to provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.

About Us

Killeen Veterinary Clinic has been proudly serving the Killeen/Ft. Hood area since 1961. Killeen Veterinary Clinic is a full service companion animal practice, offering the latest in diagnostic, medical, and surgical care for your dog or cat. We also offer boarding and bathing for your pets. We are committed to providing high quality, compassionate veterinary care to the pets of the greater Killeen area.

Our doctors and staff are deeply dedicated to the health and well-being of your pet. Killeen Veterinary Clinic has been voted the 2014 Best Veterinary Clinic in Central Texas by the Killeen Daily Herald.

Brad Buckley, DVM, Managing Partner

Dr. Brad Buckley serves as the Managing Partner of Killeen Veterinary Clinic. Buckley was born and raised in the greater Killeen area, attended school in Killeen and is a 1985 graduate of CE Ellison High School. He received a B.S. in Veterinary Science (Magna Cum Laude) in 1989 and a D.V.M. (Magna Cum Laude) in 1993 from Texas A&M University. Dr. Buckley provides a wide-range of professional services to his clients and patients with an emphasis on internal medicine and ultrasonography.

Having a strong belief in service to one's community, Buckley is a former member of the Killeen I.S.D. Board of Trustees, a past Chairman of the Board of the Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce and a current board member of the Peaceable Kingdom Retreat for Children. He is also a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Texas Veterinary Medical Association and the North Central Texas Veterinary Medical Association. Buckley's hobbies include raising, training and showing cutting horses.

Dr. Buckley, wife Susan and their children (Emily, Erin and Bo) share their Salado ranch with horses, cows, their cat Harvey, and their miniature Austrailian Shepherd Claire.

Keri Hill Jones, DVM, Managing Partner

Dr. Keri Hill Jones graduated from Texas A&M University with an Animal Science degree (Magna Cum Laude) in 2001 and Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine (Summa Cum Laude) in 2005. Dr. Jones joined the staff at Killeen Veterinary Clinic in June of 2007 and became a managing partner in April 2015. Her interests include surgery, internal medicine, and client education. Keri is a member of the executive board of the Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce as well as the I14 Forward Campaign. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Texas Veterinary Medical Association, and the North Central Texas Veterinary Medical Association.

Dr. Jones has been married to her husband Robert since 2003, and have two children, daughter Adison and son Asher. Their other children include Chewy, the blind Old English Bulldog, Olsen, the Yorkie, Bucky, the French Bulldog, Callaway, the Goldendoodle, cattle and a Clydesdale mare. In her free time, Dr. Jones enjoys spending time with family and friends, working on her farm, and watching sports, especially Aggie football.

Charlotte Russell

Charlotte Russell has been the Office Manager at KVC since 1994. She has over 25 years of managerial experience in veterinary hospitals. Charlotte has the job of keeping the clinic running smoothly on a daily basis as well as being available to assist receptionists, technicians, and doctors when needed. Charlotte enjoys raising and showing Australian Shepards, spending time with her family and friends, as well, as watching Rangers Baseball, and traveling and visiting Disneyworld.

Mark DiLillo

Mark was born and raised in the Killeen area and worked at Killeen Veterinary Clinic as a teenager, and during summers throughout college. After earning a Biology degree at Texas A&M, he moved to Round Rock and gained experience in emergency medicine, as well as supervisory experience at other general practice clinics. After 10 years of technician experience, he is returning to KVC as a Practice Manager. Mark is excited to be back in his hometown and back at his home practice to help oversee the operation of Killeen Veterinary Clinic. Mark has a dog, Olive, and two cats, Bonnie and Bishop. He spends his time hanging out with his critters, as well as writing and producing music.


Annie Singleton

Annie has come back to KVC after taking the last 2 years off to stay home with her newest baby, Parker. Annie is a huge asset to KVC with her knowledge of surgery, medicine, and client communication. We are excited to have Annie rejoin our team.Annie is married to James and they have 3 children, Taelor, Paeton, and Parker. They have 2 dogs, a goat, and several chickens. In her free time Annie enjoys the outdoors whether it be fishing, camping, or just hanging out with family.


Jaime Dew

Jaime Dew works in the afternoon and on the weekends at KVC while she is a library aide at Montague Elementary School during the day. She started working at KVC in May of 2006. Jaime is a very compassionate person and can always make you feel better no matter what the circumstances. She excels in client education and comforting pets and clients. Jaime spends her free time with her two cats Frenchie and Rizzo and her ball python, Spot. She enjoys horses, reading, and writing stories and mermaiding when she is not at work.

Zack Seyler

Zach Seyler joined the staff of KVC in August of 2013 after volunteering for several months. Zach is currently attending Texas A&M University and is a vet student at the College of Veterinary Medicine. Zach grew up around dogs and cats and has always loved helping and caring for animals. He is a great assistant and enjoys surgery and dental treatments. In his free time, Zach enjoys hanging out with his friends and caring for his dogs and cats.

Gabriel Arroyo


Gabriel joined the staff of KVC in January 2015. He was born in Puerto Rico and has been a veterinary technician since 1999. He has a daughter named Victoria and a son named Gabriel Jr. Gabe enjoys riding horses and participating in roping competitions. He is pictured here with his bulldog Papi.

October Nelson

October joined the staff of KVC in March 2015. This is October's first job in the veterinary field, but is quickly learning and excelling. Her hobbies include spending time with her kids and husband, reading a good book, and playing with her dogs Shadow and Finn. October and her husband are originally from a small town in Montana but have been in Texas for several years now.

Imani Truss

Imani graduated from Killeen High School with the Class of 2018 having earned her Veterinary Assistant Certification through the Killeen Career Center. She hopes to pursue veterinary medicine at a later date and is currently attending Sam Houston State University. Imani has a compassion for all animals, and greatly excels with small mammals and exotics. In her spare time, Imani enjoys the new experience of raising her rabbits and reading a good book.

Kevin Nelson

Kevin was raised in Montana and made Texas his home after leaving the military in August of 2015. As the kennel technician for Killeen Veterinary Clinic he is extremely passionate about meeting the needs of all the animals that he is responsible for. Since starting at KVC he has learned a great deal and is always eager to learn more. In his spare time Kevin likes to spend time with his wife October, his children Jayde and Brice and their 2 dogs Shadow and Finn. He likes to travel and watch a good football game.

Mario Castillo

I’m Mario Castillo, I graduated from Shoemaker High School, Killeen, in 2019. I also got my CVA Certification from the Killeen Career Center. I've been an intern at KVC since I started working on my CVA, and out of high school was offered employment at KVC. I’m still new, but I’m getting the hang of everything and learning everything I can before I go to college to further my studies in Veterinary Medicine. I have a little kitten named Monet that stays with my girlfriend, who I love to be with in my spare time. I’ve always been with animals throughout my life, from having dogs, cats, turtles, and a small flock of birds in the house. I hope to learn and experience more as I continue my career in this field.

Angela Migneault

My name is Angela and I moved to Texas from Colorado with my husband who is in the army. I’m currently in school to become a vet tech and my passion is a love for animals. I have 4 dogs and 4 cats that constantly keep me on my toes. I look forward to caring for any animal that comes in as if it were my own.

Brittaney Perkins

Brittaney Perkins joined the KVC team in November 2019. She moved to Texas in 2017 and has 2 dogs named, Skittles and Snickers, and a cat named, Pharroh. She enjoys spending time with them and watching her cat steal her husband's food. She was enlisted in the army for 2 1/2 years and while in the army she did an internship at the vet clinic on base. Brittaney enjoys meeting new people and learning new things to apply to her everyday life.

Brice Nelson

Brice Nelson is our amazing kennel technician. He was born in Washington and was raised in Central Texas. While not taking care of animals in the clinic, Brice enjoys reading and is a huge history buff. He has a dog named Shadow and 2 cats named Minnow and Guppy and loves to hang out with them while reading.


Angelica Williams

Hi, I’m Angel! I was born and raised in Killeen Texas. I’m a proud mom of 6 kids 3 on 2 legs and 3 on 4 legs. I love animals of all kinds furry, scaly, large , or small they all deserve love and the best care possible.


Michela Acidera

Michela is from Italy and moved here with her husband not long ago. We are glad she did because she has been a great addition to our team since July 2020. She is currently enrolled Veterinary Technician school through Penn Foster College. She loves animals and her favorite is her dog, Zoe Rosa. She also loves to cook and enjoys traveling.


Janmel Torres

Janmel began his journey here by interning at KVC during his Certified
Veterinary Assistant program. After earning his certificate and graduating from Harker Heights High School in 2021, we quickly hired him to join our team. In the years to come, he plans to continue in his dream of earning his DVM by starting at CTC and finishing up at Texas A&M.

Shanna

Shanna is one of our wonderful receptionists. She moved to Texas 3 years with her husband, Steven, and son, Landon. In her free time she enjoys going camping and hiking with her family, and her two fur babies, Arcadius and Spike.