Jeffrey Herod, DVM

Dr. Herod grew up in Garden City, Kansas, and went directly to Kansas State University. After receiving his undergraduate degree in Animal Science he went to KSU College of Veterinary Medicine where he graduated in 1988. He started working at El Paso Animal Hospital with Dr. Oehmke directly out of college and later became a partner in the practice. Dr. Herod married his wife Becki in 2003 and they have three daughters – Elliot, Emersyn & Edisyn and one son – Carter. Dr. Herod spent many years raising, breeding, and competing German Shorthaired Pointers but now spends most of his time raising kids and fishing.


  • Graduated in 1988 from KSU College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Member of AVMA, Wichita Veterinary Medical Association, and Kansas VMA

Dr. Herod’s Animal Family

  • Coconut – Morkie (Maltese/Yorkie Mix)
  • Annie – Burmese Mountain dog
  • Leo – Rescue Australian Shepherd mix
  • Prince Charming, Frenchy, J.J. & Toby – Cats
  • Bob Ross & Esta –  Hamsters
  • Gufu – Fish
  • Jack & Rocky – Quarter Horses
  • Several chickens, goats, rabbits and frogs