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.

Voted best Veterinary Clinic of Central Texas by the Killeen Daily Herald in 2011, 2013, and 2014!
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. We will treat your pet as if they were our own. 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, and their cat Harvey.

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 managing partner in April 2015. Her interests include surgery, internal medicine, and client education. 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 Cash, the one-eyed Yorkie and Chewy, the blind Old English Bulldog. In her free time Dr. Jones enjoys spending time with family and friends, yard work, and watching sports, especially Aggie football.

Amanda Jones, DVM

Dr. Amanda Jones graduated in 2014 from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine (Cum Laude). She graduated in 2010 from Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelor's in Biology and a minor in Chemistry (Summa Cum Laude). Dr. Amanda Jones enjoys caring for pocket pets and non-venomous reptiles. During her high school and undergraduate years, Dr. Jones was an active member of the American Rabbit Breeders Association and competed with her rabbits in conformation shows at the national level. Her other interests include preventative medicine, internal medicine and surgery. Dr. Jones is a current member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Texas Veterinary Medical Association and the North Central Texas Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Amanda Jones joined Killeen Veterinary Clinic in September 2015.

Dr. Amanda Jones has been married to her husband, Marc since 2010 and has one son, Russell. Her pets include a Clumber Spaniel, 2 cats, 1 corn snake, and a retired Rocky Mountain Horse Mare. Her hobbies include reading, travelling, and embroidery.

Jordan Janis, DVM

Dr. Jordan Janis grew up in California and received her B.S. in Animal Science from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Dr. Janis received her DVM from Ross University in 2017. Dr. Janis joined Killeen Veterinary Clinic in August of 2017. Her interested include dentistry, ophthalmology, ultrasonography, and internal medicine. Dr. Janis is a current member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Texas Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Janis has been engaged to her fiancé, Dr. Corey Dutkiewicz since March of 2016. Her pets include her dog, Loki, and her horse, Arthur. In her free time, Dr. Janis enjoys riding her horse, reading, painting, working on improvement projects around the house, and spending time with family.

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.

Annie Singleton

Annie Singleton joined the staff of KVC in January of 2008. Annie has worked in various veterinary practices since the age of 16. She has worked with large, small, and exotic animals and spent a summer interning at a deer ranch. Annie excels in customer service and her technical abilities are advanced. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, including daughters, Taelor and Paeton. They have three dogs, Lizzy, Cowboy and Hoss, and one cat, Marbles.

Crystal Kinnick

Crystal Kinnick began her employment at KVC in May of 2008. Her past in customer service and retail has excelled her as our receptionist. Crystal's attitude toward clients improves KVC everyday. She has exemplary phone skills and goes out of her way to make sure clients have a great experience at KVC. When not at work, Crystal enjoys spending time with her daughter, Hayleigh and boyfriend, Brandon. She is an avid pool player and always enjoys a good book.

Jaime Dew

Jaime Dew works in the afternoon and on the weekends at KVC while she is a teacher aide at Bellaire 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 dog Daphne, and two cats Frenchie and Rizzo. She enjoys horses, reading, and writing stories when she is not at work.

Brandy Wilkerson

Brandy Wilkerson joined KVC in October of 2013. She has previously worked at CenTex Humane Society and works at Texas Vets for Pets on Tuesdays. Brandy is a very friendly person and shows a genuine compassion for all our pet patients. She enjoys spending time with her sons and her boyfriend when she is not at work.

Zack Seyler

Zack Seyler joined the staff of KVC in August of 2013 after volunteering for several months. Zack is currently attending Central Texas College and is interested in veterinary medicine. Zack grew up around dogs and cats and has always loved helping and caring for animals. He is a very thorough kennel technician and always makes sure our boarders are fed, watered, warm and safe. He has also become a great assistant up front. In his free time, Zack 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 tug-o-war with her Boerboel pup Zoey. October and her husband are originally from a small town in Montana but have been in Texas for several years now.

Tanner Dutton

Tanner graduated from Killeen High School in 2016 after attending the KISD Career Center where he received his Certified Veterinary Assistant degree. He is currently planning on pursuing a degree from Central Texas College. He started his employment at Killeen Vet Clinic in May of 2016. He has 2 dogs at home, Maggie and Frannie.

Amanda Vinton

Amanda comes to Texas from southern California and came to work for us in March 2016. She is a Certified Veterinary Assistant. She enjoys horseback riding and learning new things about animals. When Amanda is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Jeff, and their two dogs, Lyla and Maverick, and their cat, Chevy.

Joseph Nickles

Joseph Nickles started as a volunteer for KVC and joined the official staff in September 2017. Previously Joseph Nickles retired from the United States Army after 20 years of honorable service, culminating his tenure as the Administrative Assistant to the Commanding General of III Corps and Fort Hood. Joseph has attained his BS in Criminal Justice from Excelsior University in Albany, New York. Joseph Nickles has recently been accepted into Cedar Valley College located in Dallas, Texas to attain his Veterinary Assisting Certificate and his AAS in Veterinary Technology.
Joseph has been married to his wife Tammy Nickles since 2010 and has three children: Joseph Sanchez (age 19), Violet Nickles (age 13), and Melanie Nickles (age 11). Joseph enjoys horseback riding, taking his dogs to the local dog park and playing card games with friends. His pets include two dogs and two cats; a Siberian Husky named Jasmine, a Yorkshire Terrier named Zorro, a Domestic Shorthair named Oreo, and a Siamese named Yoshie.