2222 Veterinary Clinic

Modern medicine with old fashioned, compassionate care is the philosophy of the staff at the 2222 Veterinary Clinic. This full service veterinary medical facility is located in the Shops at River Place at the corner of River Place Blvd and Ranch Road 2222, across from the 3M Austin Center.

The 2222 Veterinary Clinic with its professional and courteous staff seek to provide the best possible medical, surgical, and dental care for your loved one. Please take a moment to contact us, to learn about our veterinary practice, schedule a tour of our facilities or find out more about how the 2222 Veterinary Clinic can serve you and your cherished pet.

The owners of the practice, Drs. Frank and Mindi Metzler, strive to make this a family oriented practice. From the kid's lobby to the teal on the walls (their wedding color), you will find this practice is an extension of their family. They look forward to welcoming you and your treasured pets into their extended home.
  • Mon 7:30 AM- 7:00 PM
  • Tues-Fri 7:30 AM- 6:00 PM
  • Open 1st and 2nd Saturday of the month
  • Sat 7:30 AM-1:00 PM
  • Frank Metzler, DVM

    Veterinarian/ Owner

    Dr. Frank Metzler graduated from the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine in May, 2009.  His veterinary interests include soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, opthalmology, and internal medicine.  Receiving over 50 hours of continuing education yearly, he is a member of the Texas Academy of Veterinary Practitioners.  Dr. Frank has been planning his dream veterinary practice since early veterinary school, when he and his now wife (Dr. Mindi) would go on long walks discussing their future plans.  He is excited to see his dreams become a reality.

    Dr. Frank has always loved the Texas Hill Country.  He has canoed since he was a young child and completed the Texas Water Safari in 2004 with his dad.  In his free time, Dr. Frank enjoys hiking, cooking, and spending time with his family.  He is a loving husband and wonderful father to his 3 human kids (Bryce, Ainsley, and Embry) and 5 fur kids (Coty, Dusty, Peyton, Kit Kat, and Sophie).

    Years in Practice:
    May 14, 2009
  • Mindi Metzler, DVM

    Veterinarian/ Owner

    Dr. Mindi Metzler graduated from the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine in May, 2009.  After practicing in San Antonio for 3 years, she and her husband (Dr. Frank) decided to pursue their dream of owning their own practice in the beautiful Texas Hill Country.  She has a strong interest in veterinary dentistry, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, and client education.  Once monthly, she gives free lectures on a variety of topics to help pet owners further understand their pet's health.

    Dr. Mindi has loved playing soccer since she began at age 4.  After finishing her soccer career as First Team All Conference at Centerinary College, she went on to pursue her lifelong dream of becoming a veterinarian.  Her personal interests include reading, coaching soccer, and playing word games.  She enjoys every second she gets to spend with her 3 children, Bryce, Ainsley, and Embry.  Together, they have 3 dogs and 2 cats. 

    Years in Practice:
    May 14, 2009
  • Mandy Boerner, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Mandy Boerner is a summa cum laude graduate of Texas A&M University, where she obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Her undergraduate work was also done at Texas A&M University, where she obtained a Bachelor degree in Biology with a minor in Psychology. She is a member of both the Texas Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. Her areas of interest include small animal medicine and surgery, dentistry, and cardiology.

    Dr. Boerner was born and raised in the Houston area, but has been dreaming of moving to Austin to pursue her passion for veterinary medicine.  During her downtime she enjoys hiking with her dog Jackson, catching up on the latest movies, and eating as much as possible of the delicious array of food Austin has to offer.  Dr. Boerner is excited to be joining the team at 2222 Veterinary Clinic and looks forward to serving you and your pets. 

    Years in Practice:
    Jun 06, 2016
  • Jennette Lucia, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Jennette Lucia graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine in May 2017.  She completed her undergraduate work at California State University, San Marcos, where she obtained a Bachelor degree in Biology with a concentration in molecular and cellular biology.  She is a member of both the Texas Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association.  Her areas of interest include cardiology, dermatology, and all aspects of feline medicine.

     Dr. Lucia was born and raised in San Diego, California.  It has been a bit of an adjustment for her to get used to the Texas heat, but she is loving Austin so far.  During her down time, she enjoys visiting the many parks in the area with her husband Ted, watching television, and doing jigsaw puzzles.  Dr. Lucia has a cat named Clover, who is the “other” love of her life.

    Years in Practice:
    Jul 26, 2017