Our Amazing Team
The team at Judd Veterinary Clinic is committed to providing the best pet care possible. Learn more about our group of doctors and staff by clicking on the pictures below.
Growing up in eastern Colorado, Dr. Smith was very active in 4-H and FFA. These programs helped foster a love for animals and public health. She loves education and sharing the knowledge she has learned with others.
Dr. Smith received her undergraduate degree in animal science from Colorado State University, where she also competed in rodeo. She went on to complete a Masters in microbiology. She ultimately received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from CSU.
Outside of work, she enjoys riding horses, playing with her two high-energy dogs, and watching movies. She worked summers at Disney World and loves vacationing with friends and family at Disney parks.
Victoria joined the JVC team in July 2020 as a veterinary assistant. She has been in the veterinary field since she was 17 and is currently going to Baylor to complete her undergrad before moving on to become a veterinarian. She is a self-proclaimed Doodle Mom to her Goldendoodles Barkley and Sullivan.
Terra joined the team in 2016 after graduating from the MCC Veterinary Technology program. Her favorite part of the job is obtaining and processing lab samples and the reward she gets from seeing the transformation in our patients when they get the treatment they need. Terra recently became a first-time mom to a sweet baby boy. She enjoys yoga, the outdoors, and long walks with her partner, Scott, their little one, and their 2 dogs, Emma and EZ.
Tammie graduated from the MCC Veterinary Technician Program and joined the Judd Vet Clinic team in 2013. She started as a kennel tech and worked her way up to Assistant Manager and Lead CSR. She enjoys fishing and kayaking with her son and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Paige joined the JVC team in the Summer of 2020 as a veterinary assistant. She is currently studying Biology and Spanish at Baylor University and will graduate in May of 2022, and plans to pursue a career in veterinary medicine. Outside of work, she loves spending time with her friends, going on walks, dancing, and throwing the football.
Kayla became Practice Manager in March of 2019. Kayla started working for Dr. Judd in 2010 as a kennel tech and worked her way up to receptionist until 2017, when she left to give birth and raise her twin boys. She graduated from MCC Veterinary Technician Program and became an RVT in 2011. She enjoys gardening, fishing, kayaking, and spending time at the family ranch.
Finn became a part of the JVC family in September of 2019 when he was just a small kitten. He has since grown up to be the most handsome and furriest door greeter/assistant receptionist in town! He enjoys lounging on warm computer printers, chirping at birds, and stealing food from his human coworkers.
Dr. Sadie Sacra grew up on a family farm in Needville, Texas, spending most of her time riding horses and roping when not at school. She completed her undergraduate studies at Sul Ross University and was a member of their rodeo team. She then completed a master’s at Texas Tech and worked at the 6666 Ranch when not in class. She wrote a thesis on equine intestinal parasite control and resistance. As a Texas A&M University Veterinary student, she was very involved in the student chapter of AAEP and spent summers working at large and mixed animal practices. Her hobbies are riding horses, trying new recipes, and playing with her rescue dog, Rocky. Dr. Sacra joined the JVC family in July 2020.
Dr. Robert Judd graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas A&M with a Bachelor’s in Veterinary Science in 1978 and received his DVM in 1979. He then opened Judd Veterinary Clinic in November of 1980 as a mixed animal practice. After years of hard work and additional testing, Dr. Judd become Board Certified by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in Equine in 1998 and Canine/Feline in 2003. He continues to maintain these credentials and is the only board-certified veterinarian within a 50-mile radius of Waco in any category and the only veterinarian in the nation that is board certified by ABVP in both equine and canine/feline medicine. He is involved in multiple organizations, including Fuzzy Friends Rescue Board of Directors, Kiwanis Club, and has a radio program (Texas Vet News) on Texas Farm Bureaus Radio Network. Dr. Judd enjoys driving his 1965 Corvette, playing golf, and boot scooting at the local dance hall on Saturday nights.
Ben joined the Judd Veterinary Clinic team in Nov 2020 as a veterinary assistant. He served our country in the US Marines from 2010-2015 and is now working on gaining experience to achieve his ultimate goal of becoming a veterinarian. Ben enjoys traveling, watching movies, and throwing axes in his spare time.
Ashley joined the Judd Vet Clinic team in 2016 as a kennel tech. She graduated from the MCC Veterinary Technician Program in 2018 and has since become one of our veterinary technicians and a part-time receptionist. She enjoys football and spending time with her family and friends.
Callie joined the JVC family in March 2021 as an LVT. She graduated from MCC Veterinary Technology Program in May 2020 and earned her license in October of 2020. She is currently attending Tarleton for a Bachelors’s Degree in Veterinary Technology. She enjoys puzzles and drawing in her sketchbook.
Madison joined the JVC team in April 2021 after moving from Colorado, where she completed her Certified Veterinary Assistant program in May 2019. She enjoys hiking, swimming, and spending time with her family.
Liz joined the JVC family in June 2020 as a veterinary assistant and has shown a real gift for covering the reception desk. She graduated from Baylor in 2020 with a Bachelors in Biology and is currently going to Parker University in Dallas for a Doctorate of Chiropractic. Liz enjoys golfing and attending cycling classes.
Lexi joined the JVC team in Feb 2021 as a veterinary assistant. She is a Pre-Veterinary student at Baylor, majoring in Biology, and is on track to graduate in May 2023. She enjoys taking her dog Hazel on walks, volunteering at animal rescues, and spending time with friends and family.