Dr. Hubbard grew up in rural upstate New York and started out with horses and dairy cattle. She graduated from Cornell University with a B.S. in Animal Science and then from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine with her DVM in 1985. She has practiced in Iowa, NY, and Michigan and moved to Virginia in 2007. Dr. Hubbard opened Rustburg Veterinary Clinic in August of 2011. She is very grateful for the support of the community and enjoys getting to know the clients and their pets. In veterinary practice, Dr. Hubbard has a special interest in applying new methods and procedures that improve our pets health and quality of life, dental procedures, and senior pets. There isn’t much time out of the office, but when she gets time off, she likes to read, sew, garden, take water aerobics at the Y, spend time with family, camp, and travel to historic sites with her husband Randy. She currently shares her home with 2 dogs, 6 cats, 2 cows, 2 ducks, a flock of chicken, and a flock of peafowl.
Dr. Pearson was born and raised in Virginia. Dr. Pearson attended Virginia Tech for his undergraduate degree and Veterinary Studies. Graduating in 2012, he has been practicing for the past 6 years and has been with Rustburg Veterinary Clinic since 2016. He loves learning new thing to grow his skills and techniques to better improve the quality of life of our pets. Dr. Pearson moved to Lynchburg after graduation where he met his wife while attending church and now has two wonderful kids and one dog. In his spare time, he loves being outdoors and taking jaunts around town with his family.
Dr. Lavine graduated from North Carolina State University with a degree in Zoology before continuing on to NC State University College of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated in May 2018. Dr. Lavine moved to Virginia and joined the clinic in June of 2018. She has a special interest in cardiology. Currently, she has 2 cats, Kovu (5yr) and Little Boy (3yr), 4 Labrador retrievers: Drake (6), Dakota (4), Diamond (1), and Red (1). Dakota, Diamond, and Red are all hunting dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her daughter, doing puzzles, and reading books.
Dr. Leslie Hudson has been providing relief (fill in) veterinary services since 2011. After graduating from Mississippi State University CVM, Dr. Hudson started her veterinary career as a large animal clinician. After 4 years she moved to Lynchburg to help start the Animal Emergency Clinic where she practiced and managed the clinic for 10 years. While working at AEC, she was able to also work in many day practices as a relief doctor and transitioned to exclusively relief work in 2000. Dr. Hudson has a special interest in Behavior and Emergency Medicine and enjoys the challenge of variety. Currently, she owns 4 dogs, 5 cats, 2 horses, an assortment of cattle, chickens, and sheep. When not working, she enjoys traveling, reading, biking, and volunteering with local rescue organizations.
I joined the clinic as a new graduate from tech school in May of 2018. I have one dog (Bailey) and a cat (Punky). Hobbies include kayaking, hiking, and being outdoors.
I have been at the clinic since the very beginning back in August of 2011. I have 2 cats and 1 dogs. I am married and have two kids. When not working, I volunteer with Harmony Rescue.
I joined the clinic full time in May of 2018. I have a BS in Wildlife Science from Virginia Tech and an AAS in Veterinary Technology. I currently have 2 Labradors (Bynx and Floki) and 2 horses (Beau and Dewey). In my spare times I really enjoy being outside hiking, reading, and working on the farm.
I joined the clinic in May of 2013 and have been a licensed tech for the past 2 years. I currently have 2 cats and 1 dog. In my spare time, I enjoy hiking, kayaking, and reading.
I started with the clinic in the very beginning in August of 2011. I was born and raised in the area on a family farm. I have 1 dog, 2 cats, 3 horses and 1 donkey. My hobbies include reading, hiking, and anything outdoors. My credentials include earning my LVT from NVCC in 2005, AAS in Veterinary Technology in 2005, and a B.S. in Animal and Poultry Sciences from VA Tech in 2000.
I have been at the clinic since April of 2018. I am originally from Puerto Rico. In my spare time I really enjoy martial arts.
I have been at the clinic since April of 2017. I have one dog, Birdie, and one cat, Lakota.
I have been at the clinic since October of 2014. I have 2 kids (Thomas- 6 and Marilyn-2), 4 cats and 3 dogs.
I have been at the clinic since September of 2016. I have 3 dogs and 2 cats. I love having cookouts, going to concerts, relaxing in the Smoky Mountains, and meeting new people. I love all things glittery, pink, and shiny!
I have been with the clinic since Oct of 2011. I have 1 dog (Noodle) and 1 cat (Nacho Kitty). I enjoy writing, reading, kayaking, and music.
I have been with the clinic since August of 2016. I have 5 cats, 1 dog, and a husband :) I enjoy reading, watching movies, gardening, wildlife, and hanging out with the cats.
I joined the clinic in 2017. I have lived in Rustburg my whole life. Currently, I have 2 dogs at home. When I am not at work, I love to play fetch with my dog.
I have been with the clinic since September of 2017. I have two boxers named Dexter and Hannah. I love to paint, craft, or do anything DIY.
Rustburg Veterinary Clinic
1334 Calohan Road
Rustburg, VA 24588
For general information, questions, appointment requests, call us at:
(434) 821-2421 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 12:30pm