Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Deer Creek Animal Clinic in Edmond! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 405-509-6891 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Bob Cross, BS, DVM,

Veterinarian & Owner

Dr. Cross is a graduate of Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He has over 35 years of veterinary experience in large and small animal care. His wife Judy is the Director of Human Resources for McAfee and Taft. Their daughter, Erin, lives in New York. Their household includes "Sam" the Cocker spaniel, and "Sophie", the Siamese cat. They attend Crossings Community Church. Dr. Cross enjoys getting to know his clients, and strives to make everyone feel welcome at the Deer Creek Animal Clinic. He is committed to the care and well being of your pets, and will work to ensure that everyone has the information they need to enjoy a carefree, enjoyable life with their beloved pets.

Carrie Hobgood, DVM


Dr. Hobgood is a graduate of Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She has completed two equine specific internships and been a small animal general practitioner. Her husband holds a management position at an oilfield company based out of Oklahoma City. Their son is a vibrant toddler and
he keeps both parents very busy. They share their house with three dogs. Merle is a lab/pointer mix and Waylon and Willie are both Boston Terriers. Dr. Hobgood thinks of her pets as family members, and will provide your pets with the same loving and quality care she provides for all of her family members.

Lyric Kennedy

Lyric Kennedy

Veterinary Assistant, Groomer

Lyric joined our staff in March 2015. She has a background in grooming and showing dogs professionally. She worked for a private kennel caring for Cavalier King Charles Spaniels for two years.
She is married and has two children, Logan and Gwendolyn.
Lyric brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our clinic as a groomer and veterinary assistant. Please stop by to meet her and schedule your pet's next appointment.

Brianna Chamberlain

Pre-Vet Med Major

Brianna joined the clinic in 2016 and we are delighted to have her! She is attend OSU-OKC as a pre-vet med major. Brianna loves animals and enjoys being around her three horses, three goats, several chickens, and two dogs! She is passionate about barrel racing and wants to pursue barrel racing as an adult.

Karis Stadler

Karis Stadler

Veterinary Assistant

We are happy to have Karis working for us at the Deer Creek Animal Clinic.
Karis enjoys taking her dogs on walks.She also has a cat named Brad, but that is a story for another day. She has a love for all animals and is looking forward to meeting the clients of our clinic and learning more about being a veterinarian.

Hannah Taff

Hannah Taff

Pre-Veterinary Major

Hannah is our scientist. She has a degree in Biology from Southeastern. She is completing her pre-veterinary course work and has applied to attend Veterinary School at OSU next year. She loves dogs. She likes to play with the boarders. Great employee, tender heart and responsible. Good combination for a future veterinarian. Motorcycle rider.

Maris Kohn

Maris Kohn


Our newest staff member. Cool customer. Not much makes her nervous.
Good with the pets. Attending OSU-OKC.