Dr. April Brown

Dr. Brown was born and raised in Leesville, LA. She attended University of Louisiana Monroe where she earned a B.S. in Biology in 1997. She later attended LSU School of Veterinary Medicine and recieved her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine title in 2002. She then did a rotating small animal medicine and surgery intership at Veterinary Specialists of South Florida in Cooper City, FL. She then moved to New York City and completed a residency in small animal medicine at the Animal Medical Center in New York, NY. Dr. Brown has worked as an internist in New York, Florida, California, and Louisiana. She worked as an emergency veterinarian in Lake Charles, LA before moving to Alexandria and joining the Cenla Animal Clinic team in Pineville, LA in 2015. She has a beautiful daughter named Amelia. She also has 2 French bulldogs names Gibbs and Ziva and 2 cats named Franchesca and Penelope. Her favorite place to be is at the beach, and enjoys spending time with her family.

Dr. Anna Blalock


Dr. Karen Cousins


Michele Brown

Michele has been with us for 30 years. She is the backbone of the clinic and does everything from maintenance to paperwork. She has 5 dogs and 4 cats. Michele loves going on cruises or sitting on her porch with family.

Mary Mills

This is Mary, our head receptionist who has been with us for 5 years. She has one dog named Chance who was a rescue. She enjoys fishing, listening to music, and watching scary movies. She is our go to for anyone who needs a good laugh.

Laurie Brown

Laurie Brown has been with our clinic for over 2 years. At first she worked up front as a receptionist and now works in the back as a Veterinarian technician. She also runs our Facebook and social media accounts. Her favorite weekend activities are photography and hiking with her 2 dogs Oaklee and Rolli.

Bettydean Gaspard

This is Bettydean, we all call her Bean. She has 4 dogs, Delilah, Koda, Mia, and Sox. She has been a tech for us for 2 years and helps in the kennels and up front sometimes. Fun fact: Bean graduated with a welding technical diploma.

Kimberly Woodham

Kimberly has been with Cenla Animal Clinic for the last 3 months and has enjoyed it to the fullest. She works in the kennels and sometimes in exam. She has 2 cats, Dannie and Camo who are spoilt rotten. She loves spending her free time with friends and family.

Lucinda Smith

Lucinda is our newest team member and she works in the kennels and is in training to work surgery and exam. Lucinda has 4 dogs, Gizmo, Snookie, Lily, and Harleigh. She likes to spend her free time with her little boy, Zeke.


Katie Woodard


Korey Miller