Fayette County Veterinary Clinic, Inc.
Here you'll have a chance to meet our dedicated staff. Together they
comprise well over 100 years of experience in providing compassionate,
competent care in the animal health care industry.
James Tiemann, DVM , co-owner, was born in La Grange. He grew up
on a dairy farm and had an interest in animals since he was a small
child. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 1966 with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine.
He is a member of several professional organizations including the
American Veterinary Medical Association, Texas Veterinary Medical
Association, the American Society of Theriogenology and the Bluebonnet Veterinary Medical Association.
Douglas Stribling, DVM , co-owner , joined the clinic in 1990. He is originally from Kaufman, Texas. He graduated from Texas A&M University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990. He is a member
of the American Veterinary Medical Assn., and Bluebonnet Veterinary
Jeremy Finch, DVM , joined the clinic in 2009. He is a 2005 graduate of Texas A&M University of Veterinary Medicine and worked in Brenham before joining our staff. Dr. Finch is highly skilled in treating all types of animals, with a special interest in equine medicine.
Office Manager Glenn Heinecke has been with the clinic since 1989.
His duties include supervision and administration of data processing
and personnel matters. Glenn is a 1979 graduate of Blinn Jr. College
with an Associate of Arts degree in Business Administration.
In his spare time, he enjoys reading, movies and photography. Glenn is the club photographer for the La Grange Volunteer Fire Department.
Receptionist Teresa Rast joined the clinic in 2006. She handles the front desk, answering the phone and checking clients in and out.
Receptionist Rebecca Greuter has been with the clinic since 2006. She is also responsible for handling the front desk duties on a part time basis.
Large animal technician Ardene Poncik has been with the clinic since
1994. Ardene has always liked working with cattle and worked on a
large ranch prior to joining the clinic. He also raises cattle in his spare
time. His hobbies include riding horses and fishing with his two sons.
Terri Radabaugh, RVT , has been with the clinic part-time since 1994.
She is a graduate of the North Harris Community College of Tomball
with a degree in Veterinary Technology. An animal lover since childhood
Terri really enjoys caring for the animals that come into the clinic.
Large animal technician, Blas Contreras , joined the clinic in 2004. He is experienced working with large animals of all types.
Small animal technician Sheila Read joined the clinic in 2006. She has a special touch with animals and also helps out with front desk duties.
Small animal technician Tricia Maxwell joined us in 2008.
Groomer Joan Ivy is a 1985 graduate of Texas A&M University and a
1993 graduate of South Texas School of Pet Grooming. Joan has been
with the clinic since 1993. Joan is a lifetime member of the
International Society of Cosmetologists.
She loves all animals and enjoys the chance to help out wherever she's
needed. Joan's hobbies include riding horses, cooking, handicrafts and
Groomer Julia Fritsch joined us in 2008. She is a graduate of Academy of Grooming at PetsMart. She completed 6 months of field training and groomed at PetsMart for 4 years prior to joining us.
Fayette County Veterinary Clinic, Inc.
La Grange TX
back row l to r: Jeremy Finch DVM, Glenn Heinecke, Doug Stribling DVM, Blas Contreras, Ardene Poncik, James Tiemann DVM
middle row l to r: Becky Greuter, Joan Ivy, Beverly Quinn
front row l to r: Terri Radabaugh, Tricia Maxwell, Teresa Rast, Sheila Read, Julia Fritsch
Receptionist Ali Tidwell (not pictured) joined us in April of 2011 and has been a valuable addition to our team.
We were fortunate to have Heidi Poppe (not pictured) join our team in April of 2010 as a Technician. She quickly became an integral member of our clinic.