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Dr. Jacquelyn Chow

Practice Owner

Dr. Jacquelyn Chow

Dr. Jacquelyn Chow holds a Magna Cum Laude Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Anthropology from Tufts University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Veterinary Science from the University of Illinois. She graduated from the University of Illinois, College of Veterinary medicine, and completed a Small Animal Medicine & Surgery Internship at the VCA Emergency Animal Hospital and Referral Center in San Diego, CA.

She is licensed in 3 states, and her special skills include small animal surgery, dentistry, internal medicine, dermatology, emergency medicine, and avian/exotics.

In Jacquelyn's free time, she loves to travel, dance, horseback ride, and spend time with her family.

Education, Awards & Publications

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Education

Internship VCA Emergency Animal Hospital and Referral Center

San Diego, CA

University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine

U of I, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana-Champaign, IL

  • Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) in Veterinary Medicine

Brandeis University

Brandeis University, Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program, Waltham, MA

  • Post-Baccalaureate Graduate Certificate

Tufts University

Tufts University, Jackson College of Liberal Arts, Medford, MA

  • Bachelor of Arts(BA) in Anthropology and English
  • Magna Cum Laude in Anthropology
  • Cum Laude in English
  • Golden Key National Honor Society
  • Dean’s List

Phillips Exeter Academy

PEA, Exeter, NH

  • Greek and Latin Classical Diploma

Licensures & Professional Associations

  • Licensure by the Texas State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners
  • Licensure by the California Veterinary Medical Board
  • Licensure by the State of Illinois Dept. of Financial and Professional Regulation
  • USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) Accreditation
  • VLE (Veterinary Leadership Experience)
  • AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association)
  • AAHA (American Animal Hospital Association)
  • TVMA (Texas Veterinary Medical Association)
  • CAVMA (Capital Area Veterinary Medical Association)
  • CVMA (California Veterinary Medical Association)
  • AAV (Association of Avian Veterinarians)
  • AAFP (American Association of Feline Practitioners)
  • Omega Tau Sigma (OTS) Veterinary Fraternity, Theta Chapter

Awards & Special Affiliations

  • VLE (Veterinary Leadership Experience) facilitator
  • VET (University of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine guest Orientation Leader)
  • Gentle Doctor Award
    SAVMA, Executive Committee House of Delegates, 2006
  • AVMA Animal Welfare Committee Liaison 2004-2005
  • Executive Committee Representative for the Faculty/Student Leadership Conference
    AVMA, Schaumburg, IL, 10/2004
  • House of Delegates Executive Committee Member, The Vet Gazette Editor, SAVMA, 7/2004-3/2006

Presentations & Publications

  • Chow, James CY, MD, Ed. Advanced Arthroscopy.
    Preface by Jacquelyn C. Chow.
    New York, NY: Springer-Verlag NY, Inc. 2001.
  • Presenter of “Sterility Lecture”, 7/2008
    North Coast Animal Hospital, Encinitas, CA
  • Presenter of “Neonatal Care”, VCA lecture series, 6/2007
    VCA Emergency Animal Hospital and Referral Center, San Diego, CA
  • Presenter of “Avian Emergencies”, 2/2007
    VCA Emergency Animal Hospital and Referral Center, San Diego, CA
  • Presenter of “Avian Emergencies”, guest lecturer, 5/2007
    Escondido Humane Society, San Diego, CA
  • Presenter of “Equine Gastro-Intestinal Parasites”, 10/2005
    U of I, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana-Champaign, IL
  • Presenter of “Big Bird’s Trip to the Vet”, a presentation on Avian Sarcocystis, 12/2003
    U of I, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana-Champaign, IL

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Dr. Dustin Zimmer

Practice Owner/Medical Director

Dr. Dustin Zimmer

Dr. Dustin Zimmer holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science from the California Polytechnic State University. He graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, and went on to complete a Food Animal Reproduction, Medicine, and Surgery Internship at the University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine. He is licensed in 2 states and internationally. His special interests include small animal medicine and surgery, dentistry, and emergency medicine. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, photography, cooking, and wine tasting.

Education, Awards & Publications

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Education & Awards

University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, F.A.R.M.S (Food Animal Reproduction, Medicine, and Surgery) Intern, 6/2005

U of I, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana-Champaign, IL

University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine Senior Rotation, 1/2004

U of I, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana-Champaign, IL

Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Ross University, School of Veterinary Medicine, St. Kitts, West Indies

  • Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), 6/2004
  • Small animal best surgery group award, 1/2003

California Polytechnic State University

Cal Poly, College of Agriculture, San Luis Obispo, CA

  • Bachelor of Science (BS), 6/2000, Pre-veterinary

Work Experience

  • BEEVET Animal Hospital, Owner/ Medical Director, 12/15/2012-present, Austin, TX
  • VCA Northwest Hills Animal Hospital, Medical Director, 5/1/2012-5/27/16, Austin, TX
  • VCA Northwest Hills Animal Hospital, Associate Veterinarian, 1/1/2012-5/1/2012, Austin, TX
  • Northwest Veterinary Hospital, Associate Veterinarian, 11/1/2010-1/1/2012, Austin, TX
  • VCA Bonita Pet Hospital, Medical Director, 7/1/2009-10/1/2010, Bonita, CA
  • VCA Bonita Pet Hospital, Associate Veterinarian, 1/20/2009-7/1/2009, Bonita, CA
  • Animal Medical Center of El Cajon, Associate Veterinarian, 4/2006-1/5/2009, El Cajon, CA
  • Licensed Independent Contractor (Relief Doctor), 4/2005-present
  • The Village Pet Doctor, Associate Veterinarian (small and large animal), 6/2004-12/2005, Tolono, IL

Professional Associations

  • AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association)
  • AAHA (American Animal Hospital Association)
  • CVMA (California Veterinary Medical Association)
  • SDCVMA (San Diego County Veterinary Medical Association)
  • Omega Tau Sigma (OTS) Veterinary Fraternity, Theta Chapter

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Dr. Amanda Moore

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Amanda Moore

Dr. Amanda Moore holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University, with a Minor in Business Administration. She graduated from Texas A&M University, College of Veterinary Medicine, before going on to complete an internship at the VCA Emergency Animal Hospital and Referral Center in San Diego. She is also certified in Veterinary Acupuncture (CVA degree) from the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS). In her free time, Dr. Moore loves spending time with her family, traveling, being outdoors, and has a special interest in scuba diving.

Education & Publications

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Education

  • Internship (Small animal, rotating), VCA Emergency Animal Hospital and Referral Center, San Diego, CA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
  • Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Minor in Business Administration, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

Licensures & Professional Associations

  • Licensure by the Texas State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners
  • Certification in veterinary acupuncture (CVA) from the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS)
  • Licensure by the California Veterinary Medical Board
  • USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) Accreditation
  • AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association)
  • CVMA (California Veterinary Medical Association)

Veterinary Experiences

  • The Drake Center for Veterinary Care, Encinitas, CA. Associate Veterinarian.
  • Kewalo Basin Marine Mammal Laboratory, Honolulu, HI.Dolphin trainer and veterinary staff member.
  • Austin Humane Society, Austin, TX. Sterilizing adoptable animals through the general surgery program at Texas A&M University.
  • Royal Canin Veterinary Diets, College Station, TX. Student representative for Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine. Event coordinating, student liaison.
  • Avian Handling and Examination Laboratories, Schubot Bird Health Center, College Station, TX.
  • MARVET (Mote Marine Laboratory), Sarasota, FL. Marine mammal biology and medical applications in oceanaria.
  • Dallas World Aquarium, Dallas, TX. Volunteer, daily care of the animals, education and outreach programs related to conservation issues.

Publication and Research

  • Presenter, “Alternative Anticonvulsant Therapies”, VCA Emergency Animal Hopsital and Referral Center, San Diego, CA.
  • Presenter, “Canine Distemper and Parvovirus, Feline Panleukopenia”, VCA Emergency Animal Hospital and Referral Center, San Diego, CA.
  • Brian K. Branstetter, Louis M. Herman, Adam A. Pack, Sonja M, Mevissen, Amanda M. Moore, Jamie Granum, Lea Carsrud, Carol Butler, Sarah B. Lecaroz, Scotty Roberts
  • Horizontal angular discrimination by an echolocation bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)
    J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 108, 2636
  • Assisted in the data collection for a presentation at the 2004 Proceedings of AAZV, AAWV, WDA Joint Conference entitled Oral Lesions and their Transformation to Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Tursiops truncatus
  • Assisted in the data collection for a presentation at the 3rd annual IAAAM Conference entitled Diagnosis and Treatment of Lingual Carcinoma in an Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin

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Dr. Linzi Newth

Veterinarian

Dr. Linzi Newth

Dr. Linzi Newth holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Columbia College. She graduated from The University of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine, and went on to practice in St. Louis for 2 years. She then moved to Adelaide, Australia where she lived prior to settling in Austin. She has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 7 years. Her special interests include oncology, preventative medicine and soft tissue surgery. In addition to our wonderful BEEVET family of patients, she has a family of pets of her own, Remington (12 year old Catahoula Leopard), Maybry (2 year old Coonhound mix), Kodiak (a Blue Pitbull puppy), Kumquat, Goose, and Finley (DSH cats) and 1 horse, Aspen (18 year old Anglo-Arab). In her free time, Dr. Newth enjoys working out, hiking, spending time with family, horse-back riding, dancing, and cooking.

Education & Publications

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Education

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine: University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in Columbia, Missouri. Graduated May 2009.
  • Bachelor of Science: Columbia College; College of Arts and Sciences in Columbia, Missouri. Graduated May 2005.
  • Associates of Arts: Arkansas State University; College of Arts and Sciences in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Graduated May 2003.

Professional Experience

  • Associate veterinarian: Capital Veterinary Clinic in Austin, Texas. November 2013-current. Perform small animal veterinary medicine and surgery.
  • Associate veterinarian: AM/PM Animal Hospital in Austin, Texas. September 2012-January 2014. Performed small animal emergency veterinary medicine and surgery.
  • Consultant: Baxter County Animal Clinic in Mountain Home, Arkansas. June 2012-September 2012. Consulted on how to update the practice and increase production.
  • Associate veterinarian: Four Paws Unley Vet Surgery in Unley, South Australia. January 2012-June 2012. Performed small animal veterinary medicine and surgery.
  • Associate veterinarian: Brighton Veterinary Hospital in Brighton, South Australia. September 2011-January 2012. Performed small animal veterinary medicine and surgery.
  • Surgical laboratory instructor: University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in Columbia, Missouri. May 2011-July 2011. Instructed veterinary students in surgical laboratories.
  • Associate veterinarian: Florissant Animal Hospital in Florissant, Missouri. June 2009-June 2011. Performed small animal veterinary medicine and surgery.

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