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Dr. Teresa Lynn Klatt grew up in Chapel Hill, NC. She received her undergraduate degree in Animal Science at North Carolina State University in 1986. She then pursued her passion and graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at NCSU in 1991. Dr. Klatt has been in the triad since then.

She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine with special interest in internal medicine and soft-tissue surgery. In her spare time, she enjoys horseback riding, gardening and antiquing.  Most recently she has taken up the game of golf and watercolor painting.

Dr. Klatt has an "ark" of animals including:  3 dogs, 5 cats and 2 horses most of which are rescues.  They take up alot of her time,  as well as several of them have health issues.



Mildred has helped with Companion Animal Veterinary Services, Inc. since its inception. She moved to Winston-Salem in 2012.

She wears many "hats" in the practice including:

  • Helping in the daily running of the practice and personal assistant
  • Bookkeeping
  • Surgery assistance

In her spare time Mildred enjoys quilting, stain glass, sewing, knitting, water color painting and reading. She recently adopted a rescue that no one wanted. He is elderly, chronically ill, and has become not only her shadow but her companion!