Dr. Jim R. Carson III, DVM


Dr. Carson graduated from Texas A&M; College of Veterinary Medicine;in 1978 and has been practicing in Lafayette since 1981. He has and always will have a passion for the pets and people of Lafayette. Dr.

Dr. Jim R. Carson IV


Dr. Jim started very early in veterinary medicine, but mostly that was just running around this place and doing everything his dad told him not to.

Dr. Emily Courville


Meet Dr. Emily Courville, a passionate veterinarian whose love for animals began at a young age. Hailing from Rayne, Louisiana, Dr. Courville’s childhood dreams always centered around helping animals.

Dr. Erica Fontenot


Dr. Erica Fontenot brings a wealth of knowledge and dedication to our team at Carson Animal Hospital. Despite not having a lifelong calling for veterinary care, Dr.

Dr. Kelsie Marks


Meet Dr. Kelsey Marks, the newest veterinarian at Carson Animal Hospital. Born and raised in Lafayette, it was always clear that she would return home after school. Dr.

Dr. Kristy Frady Furman


Dr. Kristy Frady Furman grew up in Prairieville, LA. She attended the University of Louisiana at Lafayette to receive her Bachelor of Science degree in biology.