Brazos Animal Hospital

Is this your veterinarian?

801 E Hubbard St
Mineral Wells, TX 76067

Driving Directions

(940) 325-2273


  • Hours:
  • Mon-Fri: 7:30 AM- 5:30 PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM- Noon
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hrs ER:
  • Please call Dr. Jarrett's pager number at 940-327-1007 then enter a phone number for him to return your call. If your call is not answered within 10 minutes
  • please call MetroWest Emergency Veterinary Center located in Fort Worth at 1-817-731-3734.

The professional and courteous staff at Brazos Animal Hospital is committed to providing your pet with the very best medical care available. Our extensive list of services demonstrates our dedication to meeting your pet’s needs. But our staff is what makes our practice truly unique. Our knowledgeable staff will treat you and your pet with the compassion, respect, and professionalism you deserve. Whether your pet is a youngster, a senior, or anything in between, our focus is on promoting your pet’s health and longevity. Call today to learn more about our services and how we can help promote better health for your pet.

Brazos Animal Hospital Services

  • Blood Transfusions
  • Boarding
  • Dental Care
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Grooming
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • House Calls
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Puppy and Kitten Care
  • Rabbits and Small Mammals
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Senior Care
  • Surgery
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

Brazos Animal Hospital Staff Profiles

Susan Salter

Lead Receptionist
Susan Salter is Brazos Animal Hospital's lead receptionist. A staff member since 2003, Susan loves the family-like atmosphere at the hospital.

Susan's hobbies include horseback riding and camping. At home, she cares for Stetson, a Boxer, and 11 cats: Socks, Chester, Festus, Miss Kitty, Dillon, Maw Smalley, Doc, Newly, Quint, Sam and Louie.
Show More

Melony Lujan

Kennel Manager
Our Kennel Manager, Melony Lujan, has been with Brazos Animal Hospital since November of 2009, but began her career in companion animal care in 2006. A native of Marfa, Texas, she now resides in Weatherford where she attended Weatherford College and received Veterinary Assistant certification.

“Here at Brazos Animal Hospital everyone is treated like family,” she says. “I love working here because we all work so well as a team. I couldn’t have asked for better teammates.”

At home, Melony has an Australian shepherd named Missy. She enjoys reading, looking up history of surrounding towns, swimming and playing soccer with her two boys.
Show More

Dr. Tad Jarrett

Dr. Tad Jarrett, owner of Brazos Animal Hospital, opened the hospital in 1987. A native of Mission, Texas, Dr. Jarrett previously practiced medicine at Beaumont Veterinary Associates from 1986 to 1987.

A graduate of Texas A&M University, Dr. Jarrett received his Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science in 1981. He went on to attend the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. His professional interests include internal medicine and surgery.

Dr. Jarrett is actively involved in the Mineral Wells community. He is a member of the Texas Veterinary Medical Association, the Tarrant County Veterinary Medical Association, the American Animal Hospital Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. In 2006, he was named the "Employer of the Year" by the Mineral Wells Chamber of Commerce. He and his family are members of the First United Methodist Church in Mineral Wells.

At home, Dr. Jarrett cares for a number of pets, including dogs Turk, Squirty, Maggie, Brodie and Penny and cats Larry, Hannah, Jerri and Mr. Butler. His hobbies include golf, movies, carpentry, traveling and spending time with his wife, Karen, the office manager at Brazos Animal Hospital. Their family includes three children and two grandchildren.
Show More