The Moores Mill Animal Hospital team consists of veterinarians, technicians and staff who all have a passion for pets.


The Moores Mill Animal Hospital team consists of veterinarians, technicians and staff who all have a passion for pets. You may notice we have a very large team. That’s because when it comes to your family pet, there’s no such thing as too much care. We look at every issue from multiple angles and vantage points to ensure your pet is happy and healthy.


Meet your veterinarians! Each member of the Moores Mill Animal Hospital team is experienced, knowledgeable and committed to providing your pet with the best care possible.


Dr. Glen Puckett joined Moores Mill Animal Hospital in the fall of 2008. Dr. Puckett received his undergraduate degree from Auburn University in Zoology and attended Auburn University's College of Veterinary Medicine, graduating in 2008. Dr. Puckett and his wife, Heather, have a son, Cooper, and daughter, Lily, as well as three dogs, Grayton, Doc and Betty Mae.


Dr. Dan Kuykendall graduated from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in June 1996. Upon graduation, he first practiced with Dr. Grady Lanier in Ocala, Fl. In 1997, he moved to Birmingham to work with Hoke Animal Clinic and Green Springs Animal Clinic. He was raised in Opelika and returned to the area in 1999 after purchasing Village Veterinary Clinic from its founder. He and his wife, Meredith, have two daughters, Emory, and Elizabeth. His four-legged companions are Molly and Coach (dogs) and Lola (cat). He enjoys golfing and woodworking and his professional interests include surgery and dermatology.


Dr. Karyn Ware is an Opelika native and attended Auburn University. Dr. Ware graduated in 2005 with a bachelor's degree in Animal Science, and in 2009 graduated from the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine with honors. After graduation, Dr. Ware moved to Flagler Beach, Florida, where she worked as an associate at Flagler Animal Hospital, a 24/7 small animal emergency hospital. She joined MMAH in 2014 and became a partner in 2018. Dr. Ware and her husband Chris, also an Opelika native, have a son, Charlie, daughter, Emma Kate, and dogs, Echo, Wilma, and Fred.


Dr. Tommy Poole grew up in Kennesaw, Georgia, and earned his bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in Finance, both from Auburn University in 2006 and 2008, respectively. After graduation, he worked for Deloitte and Touche in Atlanta for two years before returning to Auburn to pursue veterinary medicine. While in vet school, he worked at Moores Mill Animal Hospital as a volunteer, kennel tech and vet assistant. Dr. Poole earned his DVM from Auburn University in 2016, and joined Moores Mill Animal Hospital as a veterinarian soon after. He and his wife welcomed their first child, Tuck, in June 2016.


Dr. Hanna Lamb received her bachelor's degree in Animal Science from Auburn University in 2010 before going on to obtain her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. Dr. Lamb was born and raised in Memphis, TN where she always dreamed of becoming a veterinarian. She now calls Auburn home where she resides with her husband (Jake), their two kids (Addison and Fitz) and three dogs (Balou, Daisie, and Sprocket). Her hobbies include traveling to Disney, running half marathons, reading, and of course, watching as must Auburn football as possible. War Eagle! 

Practice Manager
with MMAH since 2012

Michelle has been working for MMAH since 2012. She has filled every position from kennel, receptionist, veterinary technician, to practice manager. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Management and minor in Human Resources and is working on achieving the Veterinary Practice Manager Certification. She and her husband have two four-legged kids named Dixie and Iris.

with MMAH since 2017

Kris (Krischell) is a 27-year-old veterinary assistant who graduated in May 2018 with an Associates in Veterinary Technology at Jefferson State Community College. She started with us at MMAH in January 2017, but has worked in a veterinary hospital since 2011. She married her high school sweet heart in May 2016. She has 3 dogs, Nina the GSD, Bruce the JRT, Cruz the Pit mix, 4 cats, Bella, Zorra, Armani, Fabio, and Billie Jean the bearded dragon.

Kaitlin is a pre-veterinary student pursuing a career in veterinary medicine. Her mom, dad, and younger brother currently live in Austin, Texas where she lived before moving to Honolulu, Hawaii to attend the University of Hawaii Manoa. After two years, she decided to move a little closer to home, and came to Auburn to study and gain experience in the veterinary industry.

with MMAH since 2016

Erica has worked at MMAH since 2016. She graduated from Auburn University in 2015 with a degree in Animal Sciences. Erica is happily married with one son named Bowen and three fur babies.

with MMAH since 2016
Licensed Veterinary Technician
with MMAH since 2016

Kayla is a licensed veterinary technician and has been working for MMAH since 2015. She achieved her Associates in Science from Southern Union State Community College and graduated in May 2018 with an Associates in Veterinary Technology. She has one pup named Ozzy, a 3-year old German Shepherd Mix.

Licensed Veterinary Technician
with MMAH since 2016

Erica came to Moores Mill Animal Hospital after working at an emergency pet center in Texas. She is a licensed Veterinary Technician and currently working towards her PhD at Auburn University. She has 1 dog, named Ginger, who she adopted her from Lee County Humane Society.


Debbie has been working at Moores Mill Animal Hospital since 2009. She attended the University of Montevallo. Debbie married her high school sweetheart, Clay. They have been married for 33 years and have 3 children and 1 son-in-law. She has 2 dogs, 1 snake, 1 chicken, and 4 grand dogs.

with MMAH since 2009
with MMAH since 2017

Heather is from Orlando, Florida. She works at Moores Mill Animal Hospital because she loves animals and plans to go back to school to obtain her veterinary technician license so she can continue to work in the veterinary field. Heather has 5 pets. 

Kennel Tech
with MMAH since August 2017

Sarah is a Montgomery, Alabama native who has loved animals of all types from a young age. She is happily married to her husband, Matthew. They share their home with two very opinionated cats named Nik and Cimi.

with MMAH since 2018

Cody is a senior at Auburn University majoring in Animal Sciences with minors in Public Health and Business. He has a yellow Labrador named Jenna. After graduating in the Spring 2019, Cody hopes to attend Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. When he is not studying or working, Cody enjoys hunting, fishing, and various outdoor activities.

with MMAH since 2018

Brooke is an Auburn native. She joined MMAH because she loves being around animals and she has a GSP named Whiskey.

with MMAH since 2018

Lydia is originally from Kentucky, where she graduated from Centre College with a degree in biology.  She moved to Auburn with the hopes of attending veterinary school at Auburn University.  In her spare time, she loves to run and cheer on the UK Wildcats.  Back home in Kentucky, she has three cats – Benny, Podrick, and Goon. 

Veterinary Technician since August 2018

Lauren is a Sophomore at Auburn University studying Animal Sciences with the intention to go to veterinary school. She has one kitty at home named Mac.

Receptionist and Veterinary Technician since June 2010

Tina graduated from Birmingham-Southern College in 2005 and married Kevin in 2009. She has been working in the veterinary industry since she was 16 years old as a veterinary technician and receptionist. She joined the MMAH team in June 2010, then took two years off work to raise her wonderful twins, Penelope and John a.k.a. PB&J. She has two pups named Sally the Noodle and Jack Skellington and four cats.

Kennel Technician 
since August 2018

Bianca has a miniature husky named Moki and they're both from Pensacola Beach. She is going into my first year of college at Auburn University and her major is Pre-Vet. She hopes to one day become a vet and as she works here gain as much experience as she can with all the animals

Morgan Sturgeon
Kennel Technician
since June 2018

Morgan is a pre-veterinary student at Auburn University. She grew up on a farm with lots of pets including her English Bulldog Bentley who lives with her in Auburn. Her goal is to graduate from Auburn’s College of Veterinary Medicine and become a zoo veterinarian.

Kennel Technician
since October 2018

Abby is from Birmingham, Alabama, and is currently a junior at Auburn University studying Wildlife Science with a concentration in Pre-Veterinary Science. Abby enjoys spending time outdoors and playing with her two dogs, a Shih tsu named Rocky and a Blue-tick hound/beagle mix named Von Snerfer the IV. Abby's favorite part about being a kennel technician is getting to know the unique personality of each animal and loving on each and every one of them. War Eagle!

Veterinary Technician
since June 2019

Moores Mill Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary clinic located in Auburn, Alabama, specializing in care for pets throughout every stage of life.



334.821.7374 (f)


2120 Moores Mill Road

Auburn, AL 36830

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