Empathetic. Skilled. Dedicated. The team at Griffith Small Animal Hospital believes in a simple philosophy: caring for you and your pet like you are family. Because to us, you are.


Robert R Griffith

Practice Owner

Originally from Denver, Colorado, Dr. Robert Griffith is a 1982 graduate of Colorado State University. He was the recipient of the Upjohn Award for proficiency in veterinary clinical medicine. The former Eagle Scout enjoys both snow and water skiing, fly fishing, scuba and all outdoor activities and challenges, including the scaling of peaks in Colorado and Europe and summiting Kilimanjaro in Africa.

Years in Practice: 37
Education: Colorado State University

Andria Miner


Dr. Miner graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. She has a special interest in pain management. When not at work, Dr. Miner is quite busy with her two young children. She enjoys gardening and running.

Years in Practice: 19
Education: University of Minnesota

Deborah Krueger


Dr. Krueger received her DVM from Oklahoma State University, other than her furry patients she enjoys travel, reading, music, exercise and learning something new everyday.

Years in Practice: 36
Education: Oklahoma State University

Karen Wheeler


Dr. Wheeler works on Monday afternoon and occasional Saturdays. She performs acupuncture on pets and also teaches in her spare time.

Years in Practice: 28
Education: Texas A&M University

Matthew Slentz


Dr. Matt Slentz completed his DVM from University Of Wisconsin School Of Veterinary Medicine. He and his wife live in north Austin with their cats; Ozzie, and Crash. Dr. Matt has a particular interest in preventative and internal medicine, as well as animal behavior. In his free time he enjoys music, outdoor sports and hanging out with friends.

Portia Kelly


Dr. Kelly graduated from the University of California Davis veterinary medicine program in 2009. She completed an internship with Central Texas Veterinary Specialty Hospital prior to starting general practice in Austin. She also has obtained certification in medical acupuncture for small animals. Dr. Kelly lives in Austin with her husband, two children and animal menagerie which keep her busy and balanced.

Lisa Boehnke


Bio Coming Soon!

“When I look into the eyes of an animal, I do not see an animal. I see a living being. I see a friend. I feel a soul.”

-AD Williams