The friendly, professional staff at VCA Owasso Animal Medical Center is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. The hospital team relies on several individuals, and each team member is equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.
We strive to keep our doctors and registered veterinary technicians at the cutting edge of new technology and treatment options. If things get very complicated, we are fortunate to have access to the nation's largest network of VCA veterinarians and board-certified specialists. Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the very first person you speak to, to the person who checks you and your pet out, our team of pet lovers work cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.
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Get to know us
Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.
Dr. Tembra Gatlin completed both, her undergraduate degree in Animal Science and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Oklahoma State University. She then stayed and completed an internship in small animal medicine and anesthesiology. Dr. Gatlin met her husband Odie (who is also a veterinarian) while finishing her degree at OSU. Dr. Gatlin's special interest include internal medicine, ultrasounds, and dentistry. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and husband and their 5 dogs.
Shelby started with VCA in January 2015. Shelby earned her Business Degree in Business Administration from TCC/OSU. Before she started working in veterinary medicine she worked over 12 years in Human medicine. Veterinary medicine has always been a passion for Shelby. She loves animals and wants to do everything she can to help them. Shelby's goal is to provide exceptional customer service and patient care to everyone that walks through the door. She has 2 dogs that are her kids; a 6 year old morkie named Karma and a 1 year old mix breed named Haven. In her free time, Shelby likes to go camping, make homemade dog treats, and spend time with her husband, her two fur babies and her family.