Meet The Allen Animal Clinic Doctors

Dr. Balie Inglish White DVM Allen Animal Clinic

Balie Inglish White DVM

The daughter of a nurse and a true cowboy in Vernon, Texas, Dr. White was raised in the saddle helping her father tend to the cattle and work the land.  As a young adult, Dr. White began the journey to combine their two professions to become a veterinarian.

After graduating from Texas A&M University with her degree in Veterinary Medicine, Dr. White completed her veterinary internship at the legendary 6666 Ranch providing veterinary services to racing and ranching quarter horses as well as cattle.

If you don’t find Dr. White’s smile at the clinic, chances are you will find her riding a horse or working in the yard with her two dogs. 

Dr White is a member of the, the Amercian Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP), the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) the Texas Equine Veterinary Association (TEVA), The Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA), and American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP).

Allen Animal Clinic Dr Byron Norton

Byron Norton DVM

Growing up on a farm and ranch in the Texas Panhandle, Dr. Norton was immersed in agriculture and animals from day one. Experiencing the importance that animals have in people’s lives is what inspired him to become a veterinarian.

Dr. Norton obtained his BS in Animal Science and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees from Texas A&M University.

His free time is spent with his wife Amy and two daughters Ruby and Scarlett.

Dr. Norton is a member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP), the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVAM), and the Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA).

Allen Animal Clinic Dr Keshvari

Shanna Keshvari DVM

Dr. Keshvari was born in Florida and raised in Coppell, Texas. Growing up, she loved her two cats, hermit crabs, and fish. Today, she is the proud mother of her dog Luna. She’s always loved animals and science. She appreciates that veterinary medicine has given her the ability to follow those passions while doing the most good.

Dr. Keshvari received her bachelor’s in biology from Baylor University, master’s in biomedical sciences from Colorado State University, and doctorate from Texas A & M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine.

In her free time, Dr. Keshvari enjoys traveling, camping, hiking, boxing, kayaking, making puzzles, movie watching, and gathering with friends and family.

Dr. Keshvari is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA).

 

Allen Animal Clinic Dr. Rachel Halbrook

Rachel Halbrook DVM

Dr. Halbrook was adopted from China at a young age and raised in central Louisiana. She grew up with animals and knew she wanted to be a veterinarian from a young age. She enjoys the variability of working with the different species found in a mixed practice.

Dr. Halbrook attended Louisiana Tech University for undergraduate schooling and obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Louisiana State University.

When Dr. Halbrook is not at the clinic, she enjoys playing her instruments, listening to music, playing video games, reading, being outdoors, and playing with her pet tortoise, Tobi.

Dr. Halbrook is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA), the American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP), the Multicultural Veterinary Medical Association (MCVMA), and the Association of Asian Veterinary Medical Professionals (AAVMP).