Larry D. Farley
Larry D. FarleyDVM (Retired)
Dr. Farley is a graduate of Monterey High School, Texas Tech University & a 1975 graduate of Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He practiced in Odessa for 2 years before coming to Lubbock in 1977. He started practicing at AMC in 1982. Dr. Farley is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA), and the South Plains Veterinary Medical Association (SPVMA). He was voted Best Veterinarian in Lubbock for the years 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999. Dr. Farley was also voted Exotic Veterinarian of the Year in 1999. His interests include cycling and spending time with his family. Dr. Farley retired from the practice in December 2012.

Lane Preston
Lane PrestonDVM
Dr. Preston is a graduate of Coronado High School, Texas Tech University and a 1984 graduate of Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He has practiced in Lubbock since 1984 and has been with Animal Medical Center since 1988. He is a member of the AVMA, TVMA, and SPVMA. Dr. Preston and his wife have 1 daughter and 2 sons as well as 2 dogs and 4 cats, two of which are hairless cats! Dr. Preston enjoys hunting, fly fishing, and spending time with his triplets.

Tim Polk
Tim PolkDVM PA
Dr. Polk is a graduate of Monterey High School, Texas Tech University and a 2001 graduate of Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He has been associated with Animal Medical Center since 1993. He is a member of the AVMA, TVMA and the President of the SPVMA. He and his wife have 2 little girls.  They also have 1 golden retriever named “The Dude” and 1 hairless cat named McLovin’. Dr. Polk’s interests include participating in triathlons, running, wakeboarding and scuba diving.

Caleb Heatwole
Caleb HeatwoleDVM
Dr. Heatwole is a graduate of Canadian High School, Lubbock Christian University and a graduate of Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He worked in San Antonio for five years before returning to Lubbock. He has been with Animal Medical Center since 2009 and is an active member of the AVMA, TVMA and the SPVMA. Dr. Heatwole and his wife have 2 sons and 1 daughter as well as white schnauzer named Dutch. He enjoys spending time with his family, wood working and snowboarding.

Justin Propp
Justin ProppDVM
Dr. Propp was born in Germany but raised in Azle, Texas.  He attended West Texas A&M University and 2011 graduate of Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine.  He joined Animal Medical Center in June 2011.  He and his wife have one son and a redbone coonhound named Starr. Dr. Propp enjoys spending time with family, sports and snow skiing. 

Kaitlin Grimes
Kaitlin GrimesDVM
Dr. Grimes is from Denton, Texas. She received a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry in 2009 and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2013 from Texas A&M University. She joined Animal Medical Center in 2013 and has special interests in Internal Medicine and Ultrasonography. She is married and has a border collie mixed breed dog named Monty. Dr. Grimes enjoys hiking and camping, gardening, reading, and spending time with her family.

Cindy Cloud
Cindy CloudMS, DVM
Dr. Cloud is a graduate of Tarleton State University and Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. She also has a Master of Science degree in Animal Science from Texas A&M University. She worked in San Antonio for five years before coming to Lubbock. She has been with Animal Medical Center since 2010 and is an active member of the AVMA, TVMA and the SPVMA. Dr. Cloud and her husband have 3 children as well as a 1 dog. She enjoys spending time with her family, church activities and traveling.

Kara Rowntree
Kara RowntreeMS, DVM
Dr. Rowntree is from Kingwood, Texas. She received a bachelor’s degree in animal science in 1997 and Doctor of veterinary medicine in 2001 from Texas A&M University. She has practiced in Lubbock since 2001. She joined Animal Medical Center as a relief veterinarian in 2011. Her special interests include internal medicine and preventative medicine. Dr. Rowntree is married and has 2 girls. She also has a dog, cat and a salt water fish tank. She enjoys going to the beach, gardening and playing the piano.