Meet the Veterinarians

of Northpark Animal Hospital

Dr. Loree W. Hebert

Dr. Loree W. HebertLoree Hebert earned his Bachelor of Science in biochemistry and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees from Louisiana State University. He has been in private practice since 1984, including practices in Denham Springs, Louisiana, and Houston, Texas, prior to the acquisition of Northpark Animal Hospital in Kingwood.

Dr. Hebert’s practice interests include medical diagnostics, endoscopy, ultrasonography, and surgery, including complex soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. He also has a special interest in the stabilization and ongoing management of chronic illnesses such as diabetes, hypothyroidism, skin diseases, epilepsy, and degenerative joint disease. He is an active member of the local, state, and national Veterinary Medical Associations.

Dr. Hebert and his family have enjoyed being a part of the Kingwood community since 1989. He and his wife support various ministries in the community, and Dr. Hebert participates in Christian Veterinary Missions. His personal interests include flying, reading, LSU football, and spending time with his puppy, Beaucoup.

Dr. Marshall Beggs

Dr. Marshall Beggs

Dr. Beggs is originally from Midland Texas and graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. He practiced in the cities of San Angelo and San Antonio prior to joining Northpark Animal Hospital in 2018.

Dr. Beggs enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, with special interest in palliative geriatric pet care, feline preventative care. pain management and treatment of endocrine diseases. His surgical interests include general surgery, as well as reconstructive and orthopedic surgeries. Dr. Beggs is affiliated with the AVMA, TVMA, and Harris County Veterinary Medical Association.

In his spare time, Dr. Beggs and his wife, Colleen, enjoy spending time with their two children doing anything outdoors. Their pet family consists of two rambunctious dogs and their easygoing cat, Ollie. His personal interests include church activities, fishing, traveling, and cooking.

Dr. Beggs has a strong passion for teaching and looks forward to working with you in order to ensure the best care for your beloved pets.

Lagniappe, Hospital Dog

1/1/2005 - 8/31/2018

Dr. Loree W. HebertLagniappe is the name of Dr. Hebert’s 13-year-old yellow lab that spent each day at the animal hospital greeting new clients, demonstrating good animal behavior, and socializing with animals that come in. His portrait, a gift from the staff of Northpark Animal Hospital, hangs in the lobby.

The word lagniappe is Cajun and means a little something extra. A special name for a special pet, it brings alive the quality of services and personal care we strive to provide at Northpark Animal Hospital.

A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.

~ Billings

We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.

~ Immanuel Kant

He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog. You are his life, his love, his leader. He will be yours, faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion.

~ Unknown

Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful

~ Ann Landers

In ancient times, cats were worshipped as gods; they have never forgotten this.

~ Terry Pratchett

We are the center of their universe. We are the focus of their love and faith and trust. They serve us in return for scraps. It is without a doubt the best deal man has ever made.

~ Roger Caras

As anyone who has ever been around a cat for any length of time well knows, cats have enormous patience with the limitation of the human kind.

~ Cleveland Amory

If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. It is the principal difference between a dog and a man.

~ Mark Twain

There is no faith which has never yet been broken except that of a truly faithful dog.

~ Konrad Lorenz

Anytime you think you have influence, try ordering around someone else’s dog around.

~ The Cockle