The Vet House is a friendly, affordable veterinary clinic that offers advanced animal care to families in Richardson, TX. Conveniently located at 1400 North Plano Road, our facilities provide a safe, comfortable environment for both cats and dogs. We focus on animal wellness and preventative medicine, and we educate pet owners to keep their furry family members happy and healthy between visits.
Here at The Vet House, we are committed to providing you and your pets with the best possible service. We have built our reputation on compassionate, quality care, and we offer a wide range of services to meet your needs.
When you bring your pets to The Vet House, they are in good hands. Stop by for a visit or contact us for more information on how we can help your family.
Herman Swann, DVM
Dr. Swann graduated from Texas A & M University with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree on August 2, 1968, with honors. He passed his State Board of Veterinary Medicine Examiners on September 6, 1968. He was also featured in D Magazine for “The Best Vets in Dallas” twice, once in June 2001 and the other in June 2004. Dr. Swann has owned and operated his Veterinary practice since 1976.
Dr. Swann is reducing his hours now and looking forward to spending more time traveling with family.
Erin Preiss, DVM
Dr. Erin Preiss obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph in 2014. She then went on to complete a small animal rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at OVC in 2015. She worked as a veterinarian in Ontario while completing graduate studies. Erin has a special interest in cardiology and medicine and in her free time likes to run, hike, and cook. She’s looking forward to meeting you and your four legged friends!
Maddie Harper, DVM
Dr. Maddie Harper is a 2018 graduate from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary medicine. She was born and raised in Richardson, TX and is excited to come back to her roots in Richardson by joining The Vet House team! Her special interests include small animal medicine and dermatology. Maddie likes to run, play soccer, travel and snuggle with her pug.
She is ecstatic to start her new job and meet and treat all your fur babies!
Alina Ali, DVM
Dr. Alina Ali attended Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated with her D.V.M. in 2015. Her love for all animals sent her to Alvarado Veterinary Clinic, where she completed a mixed animal rotating internship. She then continued to practice on dogs, cats, small ruminants and horses outside of Fort Worth. Her primary interests include ophthalmology, soft tissue surgery and nutrition. Outside the practice, Dr. Ali enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, horseback riding and running with her dog, Jelly. She is looking forward to meeting your furry family!
Brian Flynn, Hospital Administrator
Brian is a 2003 graduate from University of Texas at Arlington with a Bachelor of Science degree and an accredited business manager. “Like many of us, I had an early start with my love for animals and all things regarding science and nature. My presence here is the culmination of my love for animals and history of professional business management. I’m here first as the advocate for all best practices concerning you and your family members that you trust into our care. Please contact me with any questions, concerns, or compliments regarding the clinic. Feel free to stop by at any time just to say “Hi” or bring your pet in for a treat. I’m looking forward to meeting you and your furry family members. Thank you for choosing us for all your veterinary needs.”