Get To Know Our Doctors
Dr. Larry Moczygemba
Larry is a San Antonio native, and graduated from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. He settled in Beeville in 1988, enjoying its proximity to his family ranch, coastal fishing, and the benefits of being close to San Antonio and Houston. He obtained a master’s degree in beef cattle production medicine/epidemiology from the University of Nebraska in 2000, and is currently a member of the Academy of Veterinary Consultants (past president), Texas Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Veterinary Medical Association. Larry established South Texas Veterinary Clinic in 1988 with the goal of providing quality medicine in a rural areas for all species. He enjoys the variety of practice offered in a small town setting including medicine and surgery for large and small animals as well as herd work.
Larry and his wife, Jane, have worked together at South Texas Vet Clinic for over 30 years and enjoy the relationships they have established with their clients and staff over the years. When not at work Larry enjoys fishing, hunting, working with his own cattle, and spending time with his family and three grandchildren.
Dr. Hannah Grumbling
Dr. Hannah Grumbling is from Gold Canyon, AZ, and in 2023 she earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Oregon State University. Her professional interests include large animal medicine, CPR methods for small and large animal patients, and herd health management. She takes pride in her relationships with her furry patients and their families. Dr. Grumbling loves all animals and people! Outside of her veterinary work, she enjoys studying different languages, reading, making crafts, and spending time outdoors. A fun fact about Dr. Grumbling: She hopes to one-day practice veterinary medicine in developing countries where it can be used as a tool to break poverty cycles and improve human health. Her beloved pets include 2 guinea pigs named Poppy & Petunia, a mother-daughter pair!
Dr. Jessica Serafine
Dr. Serafine was born and raised in Southern California. She attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine on the island of St. Kitts for vet school and her clinical year at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. She spent her first 3 years of practice at a mixed animal rural clinic in Haskell, Texas before moving to South Texas to join the STVC team in 2019. She has a special interest in dentistry and is a member of both the Texas Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Serafine and her husband are currently living nearby in a house they renovated together. On their off time, they enjoy shooting bows, pistols, and rifles as well as hanging out with their three dogs, Blue, Tai, and Trip.
Get To Know Our Support Staff
Small Animal Technician
Gina has been a part of the STVC team for 4 years. She is from Refugio, Texas, and has continued her education in nursing at Del Mar College. She particularly likes to care for animals while hospitalized at the clinic during treatment or following surgery. In her free time, Gina enjoys roller skating and reading.
Small Animal Technician
Margaret is a graduate of SulRoss State University and has been working at South Texas Vet Clinic since 2020. She loves working beside the doctors in helping to bring people’s pets back to health whether it’s through surgery or time and medicine. While in West Texas Margaret spent time as a hunting guide and she continues to enjoy the outdoors hiking, camping, or hunting & fishing.
Large Animal Technician
Kyle is from Skidmore, Texas, and has worked at South Texas Vet Clinic since 2009. He is an invaluable part of our team! He grew up enjoying and working on his family ranch and still helps out there. He loves working with cattle and riding horses. Some of his other hobbies include fishing and hunting.
Small Animal Technician
Juliana has been part of our team for one year. She is a graduate of Goliad High School and worked with show animals throughout her school years. She is currently enrolled and working toward her Veterinary Technician License. Juliana prides herself on making sure that all her patients are taken care of and trying to provide them with the best environment possible so they can be happy and healthy. When not working, she likes helping and teaching kids with show animals and spending time with her family and friends.
Small Animal Technician
Tracey is from Benavides, Texas, and worked at South Texas Vet Clinic since 2019. She is currently working on her Veterinary Technician License through Penn Foster. To quote Tracey, “When it comes to veterinary medicine, I love every aspect of what I do! I take pride in treating every patient under my care as if they were my own personal animal.” During her free time, Tracey enjoys roller skating, bowling, reading, and spending time with friends and family.
Get To Know Our Managers
Jane has worked as part of South Texas Vet Clinic since it was established over 30 years ago. She is a 1981 graduate of Texas A&M University and earned her CPA license in 1984. She and Larry were married in 1982 and have worked at the clinic together since it was established. Jane enjoys the diversity offered through working at a veterinary clinic as well as being able to spend time with the animals throughout the day. When she is not working, Jane enjoys her grandchildren, fishing with Larry, swimming, cooking, and gardening.
Cailean is from Austin, TX, and is currently taking classes at Del Mar College. This is her first job in the veterinary profession. Animals have always been her passion, and she is excited to finally work with them! She loves seeing all the different animals that come to the clinic and spending time with them. In her free time, she loves being outdoors—she’s been to all the caverns in Texas! She also enjoys gardening, paddle boarding and reading.
Kennel Assistant/Facilities Maintenance
Adam is from Skidmore, TX and began working for STVC in 2022. He enjoys the work environment and variety at STVC, and likes that he can build on his existing knowledge as he learn new things. In his spare time, Adam enjoys taking care of his dog, watching movies, playing video games, working in the yard, and staying busy with the day-to-day tasks!
Customer Service Representative/Veterinary Assistant
Roxanna is from Guayama, Puerto Rico, and moved to Skidmore in 2007. She worked as a vet tech at South Texas Vet Clinic for three years before taking a break to be with her family. She is enjoying being back and loves working with animals, especially cats! In her free time, Roxanna loves to work in her garden, bake, and travel.
Veterinary Assistant/Kennel Assistant
Tiffany is from Goliad, TX, and began working with South Texas Vet Clinic in March 2023. While working at South Texas, she has enjoyed meeting new people and learning new things. She loves spending time with her family and dogs when she isn’t working. You can usually find her outside, and she enjoys hunting and fishing.
Large Animal Veterinary Assistant
Adrian is from Beeville, TX, and has worked with cattle and horses for years. He is looking forward to working in a veterinary profession. He enjoys working with people and loves the environment at STVC. In his free time, Adrian likes to team rope, work with cattle, BBQ, and spend time with family.
Client Service Representative
Linsi is from Woodsboro, TX and has worked in the veterinary field for three years, both as a veterinary assistant and as a CSR. She loves meeting new people and their animals. In her free time, Linsi enjoys reading and visiting new places.
Sonya has been part of our clinic family for so long that she can’t even remember! About 18 years! As the front office manager for almost the whole time, Sonya has grown with our clinic and takes pride in making our clients feel welcome. Through our smiles and attitudes, her goal is to have every customer leave with a positive first and last impression. She strives to be sure all clients are well taken care of. Sonya is a wife, mom, and fur mom ☺Her free time is spent working out, baking, and running back and forth to sports and school events and everything else in between.