Dr. Christa Young, Chief Veterinarian
Dr. Christa Young graduated from Purdue School of Veterinary Medicine in 2008 and worked in emergency and general practice in Indiana until moving to the Kissimmee area in 2010. She has been caring for dogs, cats, small reptiles, and pocket pets in Lakeland and Kissimmee since moving to Florida. She is excited to offer her surgical and medical skills in serving the pets and pet parents of her community.
Dr. Brandi Tucker, Associate Veterinarian
Dr. Brandi Tucker graduated cum laude from Tuskeegee University College of Veterinary Medicine and has worked in small animal practice ever since. She moved to the Kissimmee area in 2019 to join our team. In addition to being a veterinarian, Dr. Tucker has a background in management and accounting.
Mr. Jim Young is co-founder and director of Bellalago Veterinary Hospital. He completed his Bachelor's from Wabash College and his Master's at Purdue University in Indiana before moving to Kissimmee with his wife, Dr. Young. He is passionate about turtles, tortoises, and trains. Mr. Young looks forward to serving the pets and people of our community.
Melissa is an Louisiana State University graduate who has worked in the veterinary field in Puerto Rico and the U.S. mainland. She and her family recently moved back to Florida from P.R. and we are glad to have her on the team. She is the proud mom of a Beagle puppy - ask her about him and you may even get to see some pictures!
Ashley, Veterinary Technician
Ashley is attending St. Petersburg College in pursuit of a degree in veterinary technology when not assisting Dr. Young in pet medical and surgical procedures. She is excited to help people and their beloved pets - always with a smile!