Alaine Donnes Lafaso, DVM
Born and raised in Thibodaux, Dr. Lafaso graduated from LSU Veterinary School in 2004. After an extensive renovation of a local horse barn (known to the local community as the old Peltier farm or the old Nicholls Farm), she opened Acadian Animal Hospital in 2008 in Chackbay, LA. She resides in Chackbay with her husband Tony and their four children, JJ, Eli, Leo, and Amelie and a host of animals (1 dog, 3 cats, and a horse).
Dr. Maria Barrilleaux, Veterinarian
Dr. Maria Barrilleaux graduated from the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990. She joined our team here as a part time Veterinarian in October 2016. She and her husband, Michael, have lived in St. Gabriel with their three college-aged children (Adam, Hannah and Jared) for 28 years. Together they raise Brahman and crossbred commercial cattle. They also have 4 dogs, 5 cats, 2 horses, and 15 chickens who currently call Point Clair Farms their home. In her spare time Dr. Maria is an avid supporter and volunteer for The Ascension Parish 4-H Livestock program, the Louisiana Junior Brahman Association and the American Brahman Breeders Association.