Smiths Station Animal Hospital

2778 Lee Rd 430
Smiths Station, AL 36877


Janelle Wolters - Veterinary Technician Assistant

Born in Hawaii and raised in Alabama, Janelle has been in veterinary medicine for eight years. Janelle is currently pursuing her education in pre veterinary medicine at Columbus State University. Sharing her home, Janelle has seven dogs and two cats…..never a dull moment! Janelle's hobbies include anything outdoors, reading, writing, fostering and rehabilitation of unwanted pets. 

Billy Brannon - Animal Care Specialist 

After retiring from 25 years of car sales, Billy wanted to spend the rest of his career doing something that he loved & enjoyed, working with animals. After five years of being a part of the SSAH team, Billy has won the hearts of many pets and is a favorite amongst clients. Billy has a shitzu, Piper and is a deacon at his church. Billy also enjoys collection baseball cards. To date, Billy has collected 10,000-15,000 cards!

Fran Howard - Head Technician

Fran came to us from Auburn University's Small Animal Hospital. Fran has been in Veterinary Medicine for 15 years and specializes in emergency and critical care. Fran lives on a farm with horses, cows, pigs, dogs, and cats. In her free time, Fran enjoys spending time with her children and softball.

Casey Hinkley- Veterinary Technician Assistant - Bio coming soon

Leanne Simmons- Veterinary Technician Assistant

Leanne has come to us all the way from Upstate New York! A wife to a Marine, Leanne has been a veterinarian assistant for 4 years and is currently in school so that she can become a licensed technician. Leanne has a passion for animals, the outdoors and fitness.