Meet Our Veterinary Team

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Flint Veterinary Clinic. We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets.

Get To Know Our Veterinary Team

We are solely dedicated to your pet’s care. We look forward to getting to know you, and we hope you’ll take the time to scroll down and get to know us. We may need an additional doctor- soon.

Paul W. Gainer


Dr. Paul Gainer graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M University in 1982. With Dr. Dixon, he started Flint Veterinary Clinic in 1984. His professional interests are small animal medicine and surgery, including avian, reptiles, and other exotics. He also has an interest in orthopedic surgery. When he is not at the clinic, Dr. Gainer enjoys spending time with his family and smack-talking while playing golf.

Michael D. Dixon


Dr. Dixon has been practicing medicine for 40 years, 38 years with Flint Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Dixon and his beautiful wife have been married for 42 years and have four wonderful children. When he is not working, they enjoy traveling, taking walks, hiking, reading, and spending time with their children and grandchildren.

Ruby “R.J.”

Practice Manager

R.J. has been with Flint Veterinary Clinic since 2000; previously the Operations Manager, and she started as an assistant. R.J. has been married for 32 years and has many furry and feathered children, including dogs, cats, parrots, a flock of chickens, and a donkey. She enjoys her Jeeps, camping, boating, being outdoors, and crafts.


Client Service Representative

Maggie has been with Flint Veterinary Clinic since 2014. She has extensive experience as a receptionist and has earned the Veterinary Receptionist Certificate of Excellence. She has also been a personal trainer. Maggie enjoys her Golden Retrievers Ivy and Daisy, cooking, walking, working out, and reading a good book.


Licensed Veterinary Technician

Jared has been with Flint Veterinary Clinic since 2020; he has been a Licensed Veterinary Technician since 2010. Jared and his lovely wife have been living in this area for several years. Between his work as an LVT and his wife’s work as an Animal Rehabilitator, their house is always full of critters in need of care.


Licensed Veterinary Technician

Cierra is the newest member of our team. She is new to Texas, and we are happy to have her on our team.


Licensed Veterinary Technician

Jeri graduated from Cedar Valley College in 1996 with an associate degree in applied science in veterinary technology. She worked for a few years in the veterinary field before deciding to become a stay-at-home mom. After 18 years, Jeri came back to her passion for veterinary care and rejoined Flint Veterinary Clinic in 2020. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, children, and granddaughter, writing, and cooking.


Veterinary Assistant

Suzie has true compassion and love for animals. She started at Flint Veterinary Clinic in 2000. She left us for a few years and then decided to come back. She is currently enrolled in college to obtain her LVT. When away from the clinic, she spends her time with her wonderful husband of 24 years and two children. They enjoy riding horses, fishing, and making memories together.


Veterinary Assistant

Tina has been involved in the pet industry for 20-plus years, either on the retail side or working at a veterinary clinic. Tina started at Flint Veterinary Clinic in 2017 as a receptionist; she is now an assistant. Along with her husband, she has three grown children and two furry kids. Brutus, a boxer, is a certified therapist and occasionally competes in the Rally Ring. Hart is her Australian Shepherd who is in training for Therapet and will be competing in the future in a variety of canine sports.

Mary-Birdsong Gabriel


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