Our Veterinary Team


Victor Lopez, DVM, MS

Dr. Victor Lopez was raised in Luling on his parent’s small ranch where he spent his childhood caring for his family’s livestock. After graduating high school in 2005, Lopez earned his associate’s degree in veterinary technology from Palo Alto College in San Antonio and later earned a bachelor’s degree in animal science from Texas State University in San Marcos—all while working full-time at Chisholm Trail Veterinary Clinic and his parents’ ranch.

In 2015, Dr. Lopez graduated with a master’s degree in animal science from Texas A&M Kingsville. In 2020, he graduated with his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine in Alabama.

Dr. Lopez joins the staff of Chisholm Trail Veterinary Clinic in Luling as an associate veterinarian and looks forward to being a role model in his community.


Mario Arredondo, DVM

Dr. Mario Arredondo Galindo was born in Piedras Negras, Mexico and grew up in San Antonio, TX. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Texas A&M University and graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at A&M.

A mixed animal practitioner, Dr. Arredondo has joined the Chisholm Trail Veterinary Clinic team with a strong passion for equine and food animal medicine. In his spare time, Dr. Arredondo enjoys traveling and attending A&M football games.

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