Dr. Monica Pickett joined the veterinary team at Hill Country Animal Hospital in 2020. Born and raised in Austin, Dr. Pickett earned her Bachelor of Science in Microbiology at the University of Texas at Austin, where she was a member of the Health Science Scholars honors program. Dr. Pickett attended the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine for her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, where she graduated magna cum laude in 2020. She is a member of the Texas Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Dr. Pickett’s professional interests include dermatology, internal medicine, and emergency medicine. She has a passion for caring for senior animals, and giving them the best quality of life possible. Dr. Pickett is excited to join Hill Country Animal Hospital because of the exceptional level of care they provide for their patients, and the collaborative team environment.
Dr. Pickett and her fiancé Dan love spending time with their Heeler mix, Ellie, Plott Hound mix, Chewy, and tortoiseshell cat, Chloe. Dr. Pickett enjoys spending her free time running, hiking, kayaking, and camping.