Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital

104 W. Main
Whitehouse, TX 75791



Our Doctors - Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital - Small Animal and Exotic Hospital - Whitehouse TX




   Dr. Kirk Reese

Dr. Reese was born and raised in New Orleans and graduated from LSU Veterinary School in 1993 where he was at the top of his class. He worked at the New Orleans Zoo and the Henry Doorley Zoo in Omaha, NE. He moved to Texas in 1995 and began working at Caldwell Zoo here in Tyler. In 1999 he became an associate here at Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital and eventually bought the practice in 2003. Dr. Reese attends 20-30hours of continuing education each year to keep current on advances in veterinary medicine, including new treatments, diseases and surgical techniques.





 Dr. Sara Redding Ochoa

Raised in Calhoun, LA, she knew since she was a little girl that her dream was to become a veterinarian. She has a passion and love for animals that makes her a wonderful asset to our team. Dr. Redding attended Louisiana Tech for her undergraduate school, and then attended St. George University to complete veterinary school, getting excellent scores in her program. After completing veterinary school she furthered her experience with clinical routines at LSU making amazing scores. Dr. Redding moved to east Texas once veterinary school was completed and joined us! She lives happily with her husband Greg and her babies Ruby the schnoodle, and Bam-Bam her bunny. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, baking, and taking Ruby shopping. 

Dr. Janice Petree

Give a friendly hello to Dr. Janice Petree, our part-time veterinarian for the past four years. Dr. Petree is a 1997 graduate of Texas A&M and enjoys her work in small animal medicine, especially internal medicine, cardiology and ophthalmology. She lives in Longview, her hometown,with her husband Terry, and her two daughters, Rachel and Renee. They have a Dacshund, 2 Rhodesion Ridgebacks, 4 cats and 1 fish. In the small amount of free time she has she enjoys volunteering with the girl scouts, PTA and Junior Achievement.