Town East Galloway Animal Clinic

Town East Galloway Animal Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Mesquite, TX. The professional and courteous staff at Town East Galloway Animal Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Town East Galloway Animal Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Mesquite and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find our more information about how Town East Galloway Animal Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
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  • Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM- Noon
  • After Hrs Emergency:
  • 972-226-3377
  • Joseph & Michelle Quinn, DVM

    Drs. Joe and Chelly Quinn graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1986.  Town East Galloway Animal Clinic was opened in March 1991.  The goal has always been to operate an animal clinic that permeates with a family atmosphere and employs outstanding, friendly staff.  We believe in treating our clients the same way we would want to be treated.

    Drs. Joe and Chelly have three children; Clay, Jill and Josh.  Clay and Jill have both graduated from college and Josh is currently a senior at Sunnyvale High School.  The Quinn'™s have three dogs at home that include Cooper, Whistle and Sunny.  Cooper accompanies Dr. Chelly to work most days and is her faithful running buddy.  When not at the clinic, they can often be found at Josh's sporting events.  If not participating or watching in sports, they are also involved with several community service organizations and board members for other community driven projects.


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1986
    Education:
    Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Leah Lobnitz

    Dr. Leah Marie Lobnitz grew up in Sunnyvale, Texas.  She is a graduate of Sunnyvale Junior High and North Mesquite High School (04). She earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M University'€™s College of Veterinary Medicine.  Leah loves reading, anything pertaining to the great outdoors, and hanging out with her family, her dog, Ady Gil, and her one-eyed cat, Pirate.  She has been a member of the TEGAC family since 2009 and is happy to be returning home. 
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 26, 2015
    Education:
    Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Ashley Lewis

    Dr. Ashley Lewis is our newest associate that we are very excited to welcome to TEGAC!  She earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M University's College of Veterinary Medicine.  Before moving back to where she was raised, she practiced at a small animal veterinary practice in East Texas.  She has two small boys at home that keep her busy along with all of her Great Danes.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Education:
    Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Lauren Merrell

    Lauren Merrell serves as the practice manager for Town East Galloway Animal Clinic.  She has a doberman, Cody, and a dachshund, Ethyl, that join her at work most days.  Lauren has always been passionate about veterinary medicine and customer service which makes this her dream job!  If you ever have any concerns, please reach out to Lauren.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2013
    Education:
    M.Ed. Southwestern Oklahoma State University
  • Mindy Hambleton

    Mindy Hambleton became a full-time groomer for TEGAC in 1991 after completing VTI Grooming School the year prior.  Mindy has worked at Town East-Galloway Animal Clinic as a groomer for the last 22 years and loves making the dogs feel better and look good.  Mindy does a great job not only making your pets look good but also easing their anxiety while getting their hair cut.  At home she has two dogs, Mocha and Destiny and a cat, Kitty.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1991
    Education:
    VTI Grooming School
  • Jo Carlin

    Jo Carlin is the office manager for TEGAC and has been a part of the team since 1991, resulting in 26 years in the veterinary industry.  She loves both the animals and people and has an amazing memory when it comes to remembering clients and their pets.  She attended and graduated from Cooke County College.  She has lots of fur babies at home including Zues and JC as well as her cats, Lucy, Ty and Heathcliff.  

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1988
  • Janna McConn

    Janna McConn joined the TEGAC team in March of 1997 as a kennel technician but chose to become a receptionist pretty quickly.  She appreciates that there is never a dull moment in the veterinary industry, every day is different and there is never a dull moment.  Janna received a Bachelor'€™s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas.  Biskit, her only dog was recently stripped of her title when a stray dog, Hazey joined the family.  

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1997
    Education:
    University of Kansas
  • Carrie Clark

    Carrie is a licensed veterinary technician.  She graduated from Cedar Valley College in  1997 with an Associates of Veterinary Technology.  She has known the Quinn's since 1995.  She is married and has 2 four legged babies at home.  One is a beagle/lab mix named Seagate and the other is a boxed named Linux. She currently works primarily as a receptionist but also handles inventory and helps out as a technician too.  "I love working with animals and getting to know all of our wonderful clients!"

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1997
    Education:
    Licensed Veterinary Technician Cedar Valley Community College
  • Michelle Cardenas

    Michelle Carrasco started working at TEGAC in 2010 and has been in the veterinary industry for six years.  Her favorite part about being a receptionist at TEGAC is meeting new people and seeing all of the pets.  She graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1992.  She has one dog, Baby Boy, who lives up to his name.

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2010
  • Melody Dyson

    Mel began working at TEGAC as a veterinary technician in 2009 but has been in the veterinary industry for the past 11 years.  She really enjoys working with the animals and helping educate people to ensure they can take the best possible care of their pets.  Mel received an Associates degree in business from Midwestern State University.  One of Mel's greatest strengths is easing the anxiety of both the pet and the owner by providing strong patient care.  At home she has three dogs:  Gracie, Taz and Rosie.

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2009
  • Jessica Stewart

    Jessica joined TEGAC in the fall of 2013.  Before moving to the Dallas area, she worked as a technician in San Antonio.  Jessica is often referred to as the cat whisperer because cats respond really well to her.  If you see a handsome young man hanging out here, it is probably Jessica's son, Daylan.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2008
  • Courtney Brown

    Courtney began working at Town East-Galloway Animal Clinic in 2014.  Prior to joining TEGAC, she worked at the Farmers Branch Animal Shelter where she gained valuable experience in patient care.  She loves the nursing aspect of veterinary medicine and ensuring all animals are treated with great care.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
  • Martiza Perez

    Martiza Perez began working at Town East Galloway Animal Clinic in the spring of 2015 after finishing the veterinary technology program at Cedar Valley Community College.  She has jumped in with both feet and quickly become an asset to our team.  At home, she stays busy with her three children.
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 26, 2015
    Education:
    Cedar Valley College
  • Katie Dorsey

    Katie is a technician at Town East-Galloway Animal Clinic and has been a part of of the family for the last nine years.  She currently has three dog babies at home that are forced to mind by her little girl, Emry.  Katie loves working with animals and feels that she is doing exactly what she has been called to do.  Katie does a great job of listening to the owners and being sympathetic to the pets.
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2005
  • Kevin Harris

    Kevin joined Town East Galloway Animal Clinic in August of 2015.  Since joining TEGAC, he has brought with him his great sense of humor and contagious smile.  He takes pride in making sure all of the animals are well cared for and get lots of attention.  He is known as the birthday king because he believes everyone's birthday should be a huge celebration.  
    Years in Practice:
    Sep 15, 2015
  • Lindley Ayers

    Lindley joined TEGAC in February of 2015.  Lindley is responsible for making sure that the animals that are boarding here are getting lots of special attention.  She enjoys loving on the animals as well as making sure they are well cared for while they are here.  
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 31, 2015
  • Katie Winn

    Katie joined the Town East-Galloway Animal Clinic in 1999.  She now is a relief staff member but we love having her here!  She has a large mix of two legged and four legged children at home.
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1999