DR. TUCKER

Owner / Veterinarian 

Emily Tucker, a lifelong resident of Gibson City, received a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois in 2005 after receiving a Bachelor of Science in Veterinary Science in 2003 and a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science in 1999. Her interests include equine reproduction, internal medicine, and dentistry. She also enjoys small animal medicine and preventative medicine.

Dr. Tucker is a member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners, American Veterinary Medical Association, and Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Tucker is also a member of Well Managed Practice™ Group I. This management group is the first veterinary practice management group in North America that represents Small Animal/Equine Mixed Practices.

Dr. Tucker and her husband, Kevin Davis, & twin sons, Thomas & Tucker live in rural Gibson City with Fitz & Reine, both French Bulldogs, & a boxer, Lulu in addition to raising miniature horses and donkeys. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family & friends, as well as being active doing CrossFit. Dr. Tucker, along with 3 other friends, own and operate The Edge Strength and Conditioning Club in Gibson City.

DR. CHASE

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Chase joined the Gibson Vet Clinic family in April 2019. He attended Illinois State University and graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, specializing in small mammals, exotic pets and small animal emergency and critical care. While at ISU, he worked at the Animal Emergency Clinic as well as volunteering at the Miller Park Zoo and Wish Bone Canine Rescue.

Dr. Chase and his son Spencer enjoy riding bikes, playing video games, and camping. Dr. Chase also enjoys the art of smoked meat BBQ and has entered competitive BBQ events. Dr. Chase and Spencer share their home with two beagle/lab mixes named “Fred” and “Erin”, a bully breed mix named “Roxanne”, a cat named “Sophie”, and a leopard gecko named “Bruce Wayne”  Dr. Chase sees all small animals as well as domestic rabbits, ferrets, chinchillas, guinea pigs, rodents, reptiles, snakes and turtles.

AMANDA

Certified Veterinary Technician

Amanda  joined Gibson Veterinary Clinic after graduating from Parkland College Veterinary Technician program in May 2013. When she is not at work she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, riding her horse Maude, camping, and relaxing with her dog Boomer.

DANIELLE

Certified Veterinary Technician

Danielle joined our team in March 2015. Danielle graduated from Parkland College Veterinary Technician program in May 2011. She relocated to Gibson City from northwest Illinois (Scales Mound) where she also worked as a certified technician. She lives with her husband, two children, two dogs, and a guinea pig. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, vacations to the beach, and baking.

STEPHANIE

Equine Technician & Social Media Coordinator

Stephanie joined the Gibson Vet Clinic family in 2014. She has been working with horses for 20+ years. She enjoys caring for all animals, big and small. She lives with her dogs (Hippie, Josie and Rascal), two cats (Coraline and Mietze), chickens and ducks. In her free time she can be found riding her horse (Roo), gardening, cooking, homesteading, traveling and hanging out with her boyfriend and his boys.

CARRIE

Patient Care Assistant

Carrie has been a member of the GVC team since 2005.  Caring for our boarding patients is her passion.  Carrie lives in rural Foosland with her husband David & son Keegan.  She enjoys spending time with her family, caring for her own pets, helping her husband farm & shopping.

CLAIRE

Certified Veterinary Technician

Claire has been a member of our teem since February 2014.  She attended Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky where she is majored in Pre-Vet Medicine and Equine Science & also becoming a Certified Veterinary Technician.  Claire has a four legged family friend; a yellow labrador retriever, Butch.

KATY

Certified Veterinary Technician

Katy has been part of the Gibson Vet Clinic family since 2016 as an animal care taker, and recently this year as a technician/assistant. She graduated from the Parkland College Veterinary Technician program in March 2019. She grew up on a farm where her love for animals started. She enjoys taking her dog to the dog park and spending time with friends and family.

JENN

Client Services Representative

Jenn was born and raised in Gibson City. She joined the Gibson Vet Clinic family in May 2019 as a client service representative. She earned an associates degree from Parkland college as a legal assistant. In 2006, her love and passion for animals led her to a career in veterinary medicine. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and caring for her cat, Bella.

EMILY

Patient Care Assistant

Emily joined the Gibson Vet Clinic family in April 2019. She is currently enrolled in the certified veterinary technician program at Purdue University. She lives in Bloomington with her two dogs (Blair, Fella) and her three cats (Baloo, McGraw, Puck). In her free time she enjoys hiking, camping and riding her horse, Emma Sue

MADI

Animal Caretaker

Madi joined the Gibson Vet Clinic team in June of 2018. At the clinic she works as an animal caretaker. Currently she is a Senior at Gibson City Melvin Sibley High School. Her goal after high school is to attend a four year university majoring in Pre-Med. In her free time she enjoys spending time with friends, family, and her dogs, Rizzo and Rocky.

TUCKER

 Animal Caretaker

Tucker is an animal loving student at Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley Elementary School.  He wants to be a herpetologist when he grows up.  Tucker enjoys spending time at the beach, in the barn with the horses & loving on his puppies, Fitz, Reine & Lulu.

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