Dr. Lackey grew up on a farm and ranch in the Texas panhandle, where animal care was a natural part of life from day one. He always wanted to integrate his love of animals with his fascination for medicine in order to improve the lives of others—veterinary medicine was the obvious choice. Dr. Lackey has been serving the area’s pet owners here at Casa Linda Animal Clinic for over 45 years!
Dr. Debora Charles
Dr. Debora Charles was told by her family at a very young age that she would become a veterinarian when she grew up. She didn’t disappoint! The older she got, the more Dr. Charles found herself fascinated by the idea of working with animals and their owners. Her passion never quit, and she’s now been bettering the lives of Dallas’s pets and animal owners here at Casa Linda Animal Clinic for 35 years.
Dr. Tamara Johnson
Dr. Tamara Johnson grew up in Garland, Texas, where her family constantly took in stray animals. It wasn’t hard for her to develop a passion for pet care early on in life! Ever since she can remember, Dr. Johnson has wanted to strengthen the bond between animals and their owners. She feels fortunate and proud to do just that as a member of the Casa Linda Animal Clinic family.
Dr. Vrla has had a deep-seated passion for animal care ever since she was a young girl, and she always knew she wouldn’t be satisfied in another career path. She’s proud to serve the animal owners and pets of Dallas as one of Casa Linda Animal Clinic’s Associate Veterinarians, where she’s able to make a lasting impact on a daily basis!