MEET OUR TEAM
Meet our doctors and technicians
Dr. Gregg Farmer
Dr. Gregg Farmer grew up in Savannah Georgia and attended the University of Georgia where he received his bachelor of Science in Zoology in 1984 and his bachelor of Science in Animal Science in 1986. He received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1990 from the Tuskegee School of Veterinary Medicine. His special interest in orthopedics, dentistry, and internal medicine. Dr Farmer has two sons Anthony and Alexander. “Over the last 25 years I have been very blessed to have a great practice with wonderful clients and we welcome you to join our practice and become part of our family.”
Dr. Loretta Farmer
Dr. Loretta Farmer completed her undergraduate studies at Texas A&M University in the field of Bio Medical Science. She graduated from Tuskegee School of Veterinary Medicine in 1991, and has been in private practice for over 20 years. Her special interests include soft tissue surgery and internal medicine. Dr. Farmer and her husband, Gregg, have two sons, Anthony and Alexander plus their furry family member Chewy. “I cherish the opportunity to spend time with my clients and get to know their four-legged children. I feel so fortunate to have been given the chance to do something that I am passionate about. We welcome you to come in and give us the opportunity to be a part of your family.”
Dr. Jennifer Newman
Dr. Jennifer Newman grew up in North Texas near Fort Worth, where she developed her passion for all animals early-on. In 2003 she and her family moved to New Braunfels, where she attended Canyon High School. In 2008 she studied Microbiology at Texas State University (go Bobcats!). During her 3 years at Texas State, worked part-time as a veterinary technician assistant at the Chisholm Trail Veterinary Clinics. She gained early acceptance into Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine to pursue becoming a mixed animal practitioner. She graduated in May 2015 and returned to New Braunfels, where she joined the Chishom Trail team again, this time as a doctor! In fall of 2018, Jennifer joined the Animal Medical Center to expand our practice from two doctors to three.
When she isn’t helping pets at AMC, Jennifer likes to spend time outdoors kayaking the rivers and cooking new things at home. She also loves to garden with her mom and go fishing with her dad. She live with her three-legged cat named Kitty.
Michael has worked and grown up with all sorts of animals, especially large animals. He wishes to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science. Michael was born and raised in the Elgin area, and LOVES the Texas outdoors! He has one baby at home Ariel, a Pembroke corgi. He believes there is no greater joy than the connection that is created from the unconditional love from our four legged companions. “A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.” – Josh Billings