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Hillside Location

Visit us at one of our three convenient locations.


SAC at Hillside

6204 Hillside Rd. STE 1000
Amarillo, TX 79109


Mon – Fri: 7 am – 6 pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

Meet our amazing HIllside Veterinarians

HIllside Location Veterinarians

Dr. Jenna Barber

Dr. Barber's Bio
Dr. Jenna Barber works in our Hillside location. She was born and raised in a small farming community in northeast Iowa. She attended the University of Northern Iowa, where she received her bachelor’s degree in biochemistry. Dr. Barber attended veterinary school at Iowa State University and received a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Iowa. Soon after graduation, Dr. Barber moved to the Amarillo area after meeting her husband, Justin, a Texas Panhandle native. When not at the clinic, Dr. Barber can be found chasing her daughters, Henley and Beckett (identical twins), and her dog, Millie. In her “spare time,” Dr. Barber enjoys helping Justin on the ranch, running, and watching Iowa State Cyclone sports. She looks forward to serving you and your pet.

Dr. Shawn Kinser

Dr. Kinser's Bio

Dr. Shawn Kinser works in our Hillside location. He joined Swann Animal Clinic in July 2016. Dr. Kinser was raised in southeastern Oklahoma and graduated from Boswell High School. He attended Oklahoma State University and earned a bachelor’s degree in animal science in 2011. He attended veterinary school at Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences and graduated in 2015. Upon graduation, he and his wife, Rachel, moved back to her hometown of Amarillo. She is a fellow OSU CVHS graduate and practices in Amarillo as well. Dr. Kinser enjoys hiking, reading, spending with family, and watching sports. He is a lifelong fan of all OSU Cowboy athletics. Go Pokes! He has particular interests in surgery, cardiology, and parasitology. Shawn and Rachel have a daughter, Avery. They share their home with Zoey (Australian Shepherd), Max (English Pointer), and Tiko (corn snake). Dr. Kinser is passionate about maximizing the health and wellness of your pets and looks forward to serving your family.

Dr. Katrina Troppy

Dr. Troppy's Bio

Dr. Katrina Troppy works out of both our 45th & Hillside locations and joined our practice in July of 2020. Dr. Troppy is originally from McAllen, TX, and spent most of her childhood on a farm in Raymondville, TX. At a young age, she discovered her love for animals and knew she wanted to become a veterinarian. Dr. Troppy graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelors’s in Animal Science and a Minor in Agricultural Economics from Kansas State University in 2012. In 2019 she obtained her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Oklahoma State University and started as a veterinarian in a mixed animal practice in the Dallas-Fortworth Metroplex. Dr. Troppy’s veterinary interests include dermatology, internal medicine, dentistry, and parasitology. When not in the clinic, she enjoys being outdoors, trying new baking recipes, bird watching, and spending time with her very social rat terrier mix (Domino). Dr. Troppy is thrilled to be a part of an AAHA Accredited hospital practicing best medicine.

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