Dr. Donald “Doc” Buller: Founder & Veterinarian
I started the clinic in 1976 and worked full time until I retired in 2006. I was born and raised in St Louis, Missouri, with my two sisters. I enjoyed working on dogs, cats, cattle, pigs, and horses. My hobbies include duck and goose hunting, fishing, and woodworking. I have 3 grand children and 4 step grand children who I love to spend time with.
Dr. Dan Buller: Veterinarian
I have been at Bethalto Animal Clinic since 2000 when I graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Missouri (GO MIZZOU!). For my undergraduate studies I attended Lewis and Clark Community College and Eastern Illinois University. My special interests are internal medicine and anesthesia of cats and dogs.
I have been a vet tech for 25 years. I live in Wood River with my husband and 2 daughters. I have 3 cats and 2 Boston Terrier’s named Fergie and Yeti. In my free time I like to boat, camp, and spend time with family and friends.
Janice: Practice Manager
I have been a receptionist in the veterinary field since 2011. My husband and I live in Bethalto with our 2 of our 3 kids, our 4 dogs,1 cat, and a tortoise. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, taking walks on scenic trails, and reading.
I have been at Bethalto Animal Clinic since 1988 as a receptionist. I live in Bethalto with my husband, 2 children, and 2 dogs. I love spending time with my family and reading.
Tara: Veterinary Technician
Hello! I’m Tara. I graduated in 2010 with a degree as a veterinary technician and have been working at Bethalto Animal Clinic since 2011. I have a cat named Tang, a lab named Jimmy, and a Pekingese named Princess. I enjoy going to concerts, listening to music, being outdoors, and of course spending time with my fur babies (hiking is our favorite). I feel blessed to be a part of a team who cares so deeply about the patients we see!
Hello! My name is Dori Hoth and I have worked at the Bethalto Animal Clinic since 2015. I graduated from Murray State University in 2009 with my Bachelors Degree in Science with a focus on Animal Health Technology. When I’m not at work I love to be outside with my husband Andrew and our daughter Juliette. We live in Brighton with our 2 dogs, Salami and Loki, and our cat Gracie. I am an avid gardener and plant lover. Taking care of animals (or plants) is what I feel I was made to do!
I have been a receptionist at Bethalto Animal Clinic since march 2017. My husband and I live in Rosewood Heights. We have 2 daughters, 1 son-in-law, 2 amazing grandsons, and 1 spoiled dog. I love spending time with my family, playing with our grandsons and working outside.
Kayleigh: Veterinary Technician
Hi! I am Kayleigh. I graduated from the Vatterott College Veterinary Technician Program in 2018. I live with my boyfriend Brian and our two dogs Ruger and Draco. My passion for wanting to be a veterinarian technician is helping every animal that comes through those front doors. I also have 3 horses that I enjoy spending time with and riding in my spare time.
Kylee: Veterinary Technician
Hi, I’m Kylee. I graduated from Hickey College in 2018 from the Vet Tech Program. I live in Godfrey with my boyfriend Dalton and our only dog Monroe. I enjoy helping others and being around all furry friends. I enjoy reading, binge watching Netflix, and being around family in my down time.
Jessica: Veterinary Technician
Hi there, I’m Jessica! I graduated from Vet Tech school in 2012, where I then spent 6 years in an emergency setting before going to a clinic setting. I have 2 dachshund mixes, Bane and Ivy, and 2 cats, Weasley and Petrie. I enjoy caring for pets and building relationships with their families. In my free time I play video games, camp, and try to get in a good book when I can.