About Our Veterinarians
James P. Waller, Jr., D.V.M., a native of Orlando, Florida, graduated from Florida State University in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Chemistry minor. Upon graduation he moved to Gainesville to attend the University of Florida’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He graduated with honors in 1996 with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. He is a member of the FVMA, AVMA, and Florida Cattlemen’s Association. Dr. Waller has worked at Citrus Animal Clinic since 1997 and has been the owner since 2002. He enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters, two dogs and one cat. His hobbies include spending time with family and friends, playing golf, outdoor activities, and reading.
Jacob R. Hinds, DVM, a native of Guntown, Mississippi, graduated from Mississippi State University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Animal and Dairy Science. Upon graduation, he attended the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He graduated with honors in 2011 with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. He is a member of the FVMA, AVMA, American Association of Bovine Practitioners and Florida Cattlemen’s Association. Dr. Hinds worked in Columbus, Mississippi before moving to Florida. He joined Citrus Animal Clinic in 2012. Dr. Hinds has a special interest in small animal surgery, including orthopedics. He also enjoys large animal medicine and surgery. Whether Dr. Hinds is in the cow pens doing herd work, treating a sick horse, or in the clinic seeing small animal patients, he enjoys all aspects of mixed animal practice.