Dr. Lucille Nix is the owner and medical director of Forney Animal Hospital. She graduated from Texas A&M University, College of Veterinary Medicine in 1978 after earning her Bachelors of Science in Biomedical Science (1975) and Veterinary Science (1977). She has three grown children and three grand children. Dr. Nix has been a business partner with Jeffery Pruitt, DVM at Buckner Animal Clinic since 1983. The partnership purchased Forney Animal Hospital in 2007. She enjoys horseback trail riding, camping, and reading. She shares her home with her husband Jimmy Nix, Jr., 1 dog (Monkey), 5 cats (Thelma, Louise, Baby Kitty, Brother, & Boy Kitty), and 2 horses (Pepper & Sugar).