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Dr. Steve Ladd

Dr. Ladd is from Pulaski, TN but traveled all over the country being the son of a Marine fighter-pilot. He graduated from LSU in 1983 and joined Hillsboro immediately after graduation. Dr. Ladd is married and has four children and three grandsons. They have two Labradors, a Bullmastiff, two goats and a Maine Coon cat that runs the house.

Veterinary School

Louisiana State University

1983

Dr. Steve Hendrix

Dr. Hendrix is from Huntsville, AL. He graduated from Auburn University with a marketing degree but realized his calling for veterinary medicine soon after. He went on to UT and graduated in 1994 and joined us in 1995. Dr. Hendrix has three beautiful daughters and one son. They have a lab mix named Diesel and a spoiled cat named Jeremiah Daniel.

Veterinary School

University of Tennessee

1994

Dr. Chip Rogers

Dr. Rogers was born and raised in Nashville. He went to David Lipscomb University while working part-time at Hillsboro Animal Hospital. He then graduated from the UT in 1997 and joined us in 2001. Dr. Rogers is married and has three sons. They also have a tiny Chihuahua named Dora and a large mix-breed named Bentley.

Veterinary School

University of Tennessee

1997

Dr. Chad Given

Dr. Given was born and raised in Austell, GA. He has lived all over including Pennsylvania, Nebraska, West Virginia, Kentucky and Alabama. He graduated from Auburn University in 2005 and has been at Hillsboro ever since. Dr. Given is married and has two adorable little girls. They also have a PitBull named Bauer. Dr. Given is an avid hockey fan and player. Go Preds!

Veterinary School

Auburn University

2005

Dr. Lauren Wall

Dr. Wall got her undergraduate degree from Lipscomb University and then graduated from Auburn University in 2009. Dr. Wall and her husband have four children along with four dogs: a French Bulldog, a Labrador, a Chihuahua and a German SH Pointer. They also have 2 cats and just recently added to their family: 2 guinea pigs!

Veterinary School

Auburn University

2009

Dr. Heidi Parrish

Dr. Heidi Parrish graduated from the University of Tennessee Veterinary School. She began her veterinary career here at Hillsboro as a veterinary technician. After spending some time in Seattle, we are so happy to have her back home. Heidi and her husband have two adorable sons named Henry and Graham.

Veterinary School

University of Tennessee

2012

Dr. Stephen S. Ladd

Dr. Stephen Ladd just graduated from the University of Tennessee. We have watched him grow up into a remarkable man and are so proud to have him here as a veterinarian. Stephen and his wife just moved back home to Franklin from Knoxville and brought their crazy dog, Bennet, with them. Stephen and his wife just had a baby boy named Colton. We can't be happier for him! (And yes, he is Dr. Steve Ladd's son.)

Veterinary School

University of Tennessee

2016

Dr. Amy Bonavita

Dr. Amy Bonavita recently moved back to Tennessee and has joined our family. She and her husband have an adorable little girl, Sophia. Thay also have 2 dogs, Gus and Bailey and a cat named Cheese. We're happy to have her on our team.

Veterinary School

Auburn Univeristy

2009