Dr. Teresa Drummond

Dr. Teresa Drummond graduated from Auburn University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 1989.† Upon graduation she accepted a position at Cheyenne Pet Clinic, a progressive small animal and exotic American Animal Hospital Association hospital in Cheyenne, W•I Dr. Drummond worked in Cheyenne for 4 years where she fine-tuned her skills in treating wildlife and exotic animals. Despite the allure of the mountains and the wide-open spaces the desire to return to her home state brought Dr. Drummond to Gadsden in May of 1993. She purchased Rainbow City Pet Clinic, then named Animal Hospital of Rainbow Drive, and immediately began planning for a new facility. Dr. Drummond's medical interest includes dermatology, oncology, endocrinology, general surgery and exotic animals, medicine and surgery. Teresa lives on a farm in Rainbow City with her husband Farrell Rieger formerly of Cherokee County, AL.†Together they have 6 dogs, 3 cats, 4 horses and recently the addition of a few cattle. Dr. Drummond's interests include travel, the theatre, horseback riding, hiking and fly-fishing, riding her motorcycle and scuba diving.

Dr. Bruce D. Hutchinson

A native of Alexandria, Kentucky, Dr. Hutchinson completed his graduate work at the University of Kentucky. He graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Auburn University in 1972. Following graduation, he completed a preceptor ship at Apollo Animal Hospital, Huntsville, Alabama. He then completed residency in small animal medicine and surgery at the Small Animal Teaching Hospital, Texas A&M University. He remained on that staff as an instructor in small animal surgery until entry into the U.S. Air Force. As a military public health veterinarian, Dr Hutchinson was assigned to RAF, Alconbury, England from 1974-1977. Upon leaving the military, he practiced briefly in Macon, Georgia before moving to Rainbow City. From 1978-1988 he owned and operated Rainbow City Animal Hospital (now Animal Health Care). In 1987, the U.S.D.A. Food Safety and Inspection Service employed Dr. Hutchinson as a Supervisory Veterinary Medical Officer, a position in which he is still engaged. From 1988-1993, Dr. Hutchinson worked part time as a relief doctor in practices throughout northeast Alabama. In 1997 he joined our staff here at Rainbow City Pet Clinic.†

His interests outside veterinary medicine are Auburn football and Kentucky basketball.

Dr. Hutchinson is married to the former Laetitia Crawford of Marion, Alabama. They have five beautiful daughters, a grandson and a granddaughter.

Dr. Travis Wagner

Dr. Travis Wagner is originally from Birmingham, AL. He attended Auburn University's College of Veterinary Medicine during which he was the recipient of the Schering Plough Dermatology Award and the Avery Equine Award. He graduated from veterinary college in 2005. Upon graduation he joined Alpharetta Animal Hospital, a six doctor private small animal practice in Alpharetta, GA. This position provided a great basis for learning small animal general medicine and surgery as well as exposure to special techniques such as digital radiography and ultrasound. After living in Georgia for two years, Dr. Wagner moved with his wife Stephanie to her hometown of Gadsden. At this time Dr. Wagner became one of the first emergency veterinarians at a newly established emergency and critical care service at Veterinary Regional Referral Hospital in Decatur, AL. He spent fifteen months helping to develop the emergency program while gaining experience with canine and feline critical care cases. During this time Dr. Wagner was also a member of the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society. Dr. Wagner joined our staff at Rainbow City Pet Clinic as an associate veterinarian in November of 2008. His interests of practice include small animal endocrinology, cardiology, and toxicology. Dr. Wagner is a member of both the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Alabama Veterinary Medical Association.

Dr. Wagner also spent a year working for the Veterinary Information Network. This is a website for veterinarians that provides information on numerous medical topics in the form of message board discussions, medical journal articles, online textbooks, and conference proceedings. This service also provides consultation with veterinarians in all fields of specialty practice in veterinary medicine and is accessed by veterinarians around the world.

Dr. Wagner is married to his beautiful wife Stephanie who is a native of Gadsden. They reside in Gadsden with their rat terrier Sophia, golden retriever Ciara, and kitty cat Squint. Outside of medicine, Dr. Wagner's interests include traveling, astronomy, reading and music.

Rainbow City Pet Clinic
3006 Rainbow Drive
Rainbow City, AL 35906

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