Dr. Daniel Stafford, DVM - Veterinarian & Owner

Dan Stafford is a native of Texas, and is proud to call Shiner, TX his home. Dr. Stafford  received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University in 1987. Upon graduation, he continued his education at Louisiana State University where he gained his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. Fresh out of college, Dan's first job was with Bovagen Inc. practicing embryo transfer in cattle. Since 1996, Dan has owned and operated the Shiner Animal Hospital, South Texas Consultation and Ring Ranch. Dan joined the Academy of Veterinary Consultants in 1997. He currently employs two associate veterinarians at his mixed animal practice in Lavaca County. His background and focus on agriculture and community volunteering has led him to a variety of businesses and community service projects. Dan currently serves as a board member of the AVC, Shiner ISD, Yoakum Community Hospital Foundation, and Shiner FFA Project Show. He is a member of AVMA, TVMA, AABP, TX Cattle Feeders Association, Society for Theriogenology and AOPA. Dan and his wife Lisa have 3 children (Drew, Cassie and Jacob). The oldest Drew and his wife, Kate, recently had their first child, Charlotte.​​