Ponder Vet Hospital

601 Shaffner St
Ponder, TX 76259



Our Staff


Wendy - Veterinary Technician

A native to Ponder, Wendy has worked here for over 20 years. She has had a passion for animals large and small her whole life. She loves helping the doctors with surgeries and recovery. Currently Wendy lives on a small farm with her husband Chad, 12 year old daughter Jocelyn, Paints and Quarter Horses, 2 Dachshunds, 1 Hound Mix, 3 Rescue Cats, and a lot of Chickens. 

James - Veterinary Technician

Raised in Llano Texas, James grew up with animals of all sizes. He graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Animal Science in 2001 and has been working here for 10 years. When he is not working here he enjoys Football (Go Red Raiders!), going to the lake, and going on trips with family and friends. He currently lives in Saginaw with his girlfriend Angela, a Blue Heeler, Sadie of 7 years, and a cat named Ellie who is 6 months. He also has two sons, Kaden (20 years old) and Mason (15 years old).   


Sarah - Veterinary Technician

Sarah moved to Ponder 6 years ago and has been work at our hospital for 5 years now. She enjoys teaching clients about big dogs and giving the elementary kids a tour of the hospital. When she is not at work she loves watching the Dallas Cowboys. Sarah has a daughter, Ella who is 9 years old. A Great Dane named Moose, a Jack Russell Terrier, Riley, and a cat named Skidmark.  

Go Ponder Lions!

Mickie - Veterinary Technician

Before becoming a veterinary technician, Mickie was in the Army for 5 years. After getting out of the Army she then started working as an animal control officer for almost 6 years. She knew that she loved animals of all kinds and so she became a veterinary technician. Mickie has been working with us now for 3 years out of her 29 years as a technician. When she is not working here she can be found working at the Exotic Animal Sanctuary in Boyd. At home she has 2 Australian Shepherds ( Booma, 11 years old and Zippy, 7 years old) and 2 cats (Sidewinder, 5 years old and Marble, 11 years old).     

Brittanie - Veterinary Technician

Kim - Client Care Specialist 

LeAnn - Client Care Specialist 

Erin - Veterinary Technician Assistant

Mango - Hospital Ambassador

Marshall - New Addition to the Ponder Family