Bay-Porte Animal Hospital

Bay-Porte Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in La Porte, TX. The professional and courteous staff at Bay-Porte Animal Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients.  Please take a moment to contact us today to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out how Bay-Porte Animal Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet. We take great pride in the quality of care we offer to your pets, and we are looking forward to meeting and impressing you with our quality service.
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  • Mon-Fri: 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hrs ER: call the Southeast Animal Emergency Clinic at (713) 941-8460
  • Monica L Rogers, DVM

    Veterinarian
    After graduating from Auburn University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1985, Dr. Rogers returned to her birth state. She has been practicing small animal Medicine in the Pasadena, La Porte & Deer Park areas for the past twenty nine years. Her favorite area of practice is small animal soft tissue surgery. Dr. Rogers is a member of many professional organizations including the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Texas Veterinary Veterinary Medical Association, the Harris County Veterinary Medical Association and the prestigious Texas Academy of Veterinarian Practice.  She also is a member of the Veterinary Committee for the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. 

    In her spare her time Dr. Rogers enjoys running marathons & ultra marathons, baking and attending events with her 8 nieces and nephews.

    Dr. Rogers' has three children: Tina a poodle, Ricochet a shetland sheepdog, Abby her cat.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1985
    Education:
    Auburn University School Of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Shane Vanderford, DVM

    Veterinarian
    Dr. Vanderford was born and raised in Brandon, MS. After obtaining his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Mississippi State University, he pursed a one-year rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the University of Tennessee Veterinary Medical Center.
    Dr. Vanderford is committed to providing quality professional care and genuine personal service. He considers it a blessing to have the opportunity to be involved in the lives of his clients and their furry companions. His professional interests include, but are not limited to, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, anesthesia, emergency and critical care, and canine reproduction. He is a member of the Veterinary Medical Association and the Texas Veterinary medical Association.
    Dr. Vanderford is an active member of his church in northwest Houston. he is a proud owner of an energetic Labrador retriever, Trevor. He enjoys practically all sports and most outdoor activities including fishing, camping, hiking, running and golf. In his spare time, he also enjoys carpentry and the occasional book.


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Education:
    MIssissippi State University School Of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Stacey N Aubin, CVPM

    Management
    Stacey has been working for Bay-Porte Animal Hospital for over seventeen years, as the Practice Manager. In 2009 she received her Certification by the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association, becoming one of only a few Certified Veterinary Practice Managers in the Houston Area.  She is married  to a wonderful guy by the name of Jeremy. They have a nine year old  son, Garrett, and a seven year old daughter Olivia.  They live in La Porte  and  share their home with two cats, Isabelle, & Cleo, one Aust. shepard mix Jackson, a terrier mix named Mia  and a  Dachshund  named Riley. She enjoys scrapbooking in her free time.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1997
    Education:
    Certified Veterinary Practice Manager
  • April Hawkins

    Office Manager
    April has been working for Bay-Porte Animal Hospital  since July 2002 . She is married to a wonderful husband named Gerald,with 6 children ages 30-9. They have a cute kitty named PJ, and a puppy named Ozzie. In her spare time she loves reading and spending time with her family.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2002
    Education:
    Certified Veterinary Assistant
  • Laura Jean Hodge

    Receptionist
    Laura Jean has been working for Bay-Porte Animal Hospital since February 2003, but has been a dedicated client for over 20 years. She has been married for 35 years to her wonderful husband Kim. She has four children Stacey, Natalie, Joshua, and Andrew. She has 3 dogs Dylan, Gracie, and Woody. She also  has two cats Felix and Fiona. In her spare time she loves going antiquing and traveling with her family. She really enjoys touring historic homes all over the US. She loves spending time with her four grandchildren Garrett, Olivia, Laila & Gabriella.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2003
    Education:
    Certified Veterinary Assistant
  • Christina McMullen

    Technician
    Christina is a veterinary technician at Bay-Porte Animal Hospital, since November of 2003. She is a proud mom to two little boys. During her spare time, she sings with her church choir and band, attends church functions, plays softball, and just likes to spend time with her fur babies: Trixie, Misty, and Molly.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2003
    Education:
    Certified Verterinary Assistant
  • Heather Brister

    Technician
    Heather Started working for Bay Porte Animal Hospital as a high school student in 1995.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1995
  • Linda Layton

    Kennel Staff
    Linda has been working for Bay-Porte Animal Hospital since July of 2002.  She is a great kennel technician. She has one son, and their family pet is a kitty named Dewey.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2002
  • Lucretia Maness

    Kennel Staff
    Lucretia Maness has been working for Bay-Porte Animal Hospital since June 2004. She is a kennel technician and enjoys tending to our patients. Lucretia likes to travel and usually goes to a different state each year for vacation. She has 2 sons and she is a grandmother to twin girls. She has a boxer Lexi, and Bendi a chihuahua mix.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2004
    Education:
    Certified Veterinary Assistant
  • Karla Bolanos

    Receptionist
    Karla joined the Bay-Porte team in  July of 2012 as a receptionist. Karla and her husband have two children, Natalia and Isaiah and a Yorkie named Kani. In here spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
  • Tiffany Rosas

    Receptionist
    Years in Practice:
    Nov 19, 2013
  • Mirayah Ochoa

    Technician
    Years in Practice:
    Nov 22, 2013
  • Natasha Jackson

    Technician
    Years in Practice:
    Feb 27, 2014
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  • Alejandra Martinez

    Technician
    Years in Practice:
    Mar 06, 2014
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