Our Veterinarians

The Galveston Veterinary Clinic team of skilled veterinarians welcomes you to our practice. Proudly serving the Galveston area. At Galveston Veterinary Clinic, it is our daily privilege to provide quality vet care to your cherished pet, with compassion and competence. We hope to ensure a positive impact on our patients, pet owners and the local community.


Richard D. Henderson, DVM, Managing

Joined team: 1981
Pets: Merlin- Australian Shephard, three cats, a Blue Tongue Skink, five chickens, and a Horse name Flash
Hobbies: Playing with my two sons, woodworking
Favorite thing about job: Meeting nice people and their diverse, fantastic pets every day.
Favorite hospital memory: Seeing the smile on a little boy’s face after his dog survived being hit by a car.


Kyle D. Knupple, DVM, Managing

Joined team: 1989
Hobbies: Fishing, Golfing, Paintball, and spending time with my son.
Favorite thing about job: The variety of clients and pets we serve on a daily basis.
Favorite hospital memory: I have many good memories of helping our patients. It is especially satisfying to know that in many emergency situations I was able to provide the necessary medical help to return a pet back to their family when the outcome could have been fatal..


Dan Osborne, DVM, Associate

Joined Team: 2013
Pets: Daisy and Scout - Pembroke Welsh Corgis, Rosie- mixed breed dog, Sassie- Domestic Longhair
Hobbies- sailing, boating, home improvement
Favorite thing about job: Working with a wide variety of pets and their owners, and being able to offer improving levels of care.
Favorite Memory: Receiving thank you cards from children whose pets we treated at a free clinic we held while traveling in the Bahamas.