Meet the staff that will take care of both you and your babies!
Dr. M.H. 'Mac' McGlamery Jr.
Dr. McGlamery (Mac) D.V.M. graduated from Texas A&M University in 1969 and began practicing veterinary medicine in Georgia while doing post-doctoral studies in microbiology and virology at The University of Georgia. He then relocated to Florida and purchased Park Animal Hospital Inc in June 1973 and became one of the founding owners of the Animal Emergency Clinic in St. Petersburg. Dr. Mac finds it extremely fulfilling to help clients and their pets and also enjoys the everyday challenges that arise. In his off time, he enjoys flying his plane, photography, boating and computers.
Dr. Jim Smith
Dr. Jim Smith, D.V.M. has been employed as an Associate Veterinarian at Park Animal Hospital since 2004. Dr. Smith graduated from Auburn University in 1965 with a degree in Veterinary Medicine. He has been practicing Veterinary Medicine for 42 years and owned two practices of his own for 31 of those years. He sold both of his practices, Central Animal Hospital East and Central Animal Hospital West, in 1998. Since then, Dr. Smith has been working as a Relief Veterinarian at several animal hospitals in Pinellas County. As a veterinarian, he most enjoys performing surgeries. Dr. Smith has been an auxiliary for the Florida Highway Patrol for the past 36 years and enjoys scuba diving and spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren.
Rachel McGlamery was hired November 1972 by the original hospital owner Dr. Jolley Rogers and three years later became a Certified Veterinary Technician. Rachel’s duties include: surgical prep, x-ray technician, and all of the administrative work for the hospital. Rachel’s favorite job at Park is being a surgical nurse. On her time off she enjoys being an instrument rated pilot, fishing, golfing, scuba diving, photography, raising orchids, and traveling with her husband Dr. McGlamery. Rachel and Dr. McGlamery have two cats in their home and six cats that have become our “house cats” in the hospital.
Jenny Glover has been employed at Park Animal Hospital Inc since 1998 when she started working in the kennel after high school and has been a Veterinary Technician since 2002. She graduated in June 2006 as a Certified Veterinary Technician from St. Petersburg College. Her job as a C.V.T. includes running the lab, working in radiology, assisting in anesthesia and surgery/dental and assisting in exam rooms. Jenny loves one-on-one patient care and is exceptional when caring for our intensive care patients. On her days off, Jenny likes to rehabilitate wildlife.
Liz Steadman started volunteering at the age of 12 under her mother Rachel McGlamery’s supervision and was officially hired as the receptionist in 1989. She answers phones, schedules appointments, assists in exam rooms and surgery, and also assists the office manager when needed. Liz has an uncanny ability to remember clients' names, their kids, their pets' names and even the items they wish to purchase. On her time off, Liz enjoys traveling with her husband Scott.