Dr. Jeni Knizley
DVM and Practice Owner
Dr. Jeni Knizley is an esteemed veterinarian and the proud owner of Animal Care Center. Born in Mobile, Alabama, she embarked on a journey of academic excellence from an early age. Dr. Knizley graduated from St. Paul’s Episcopal School in 1999. In 2005, Dr. Knizley obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Mississippi State, solidifying her commitment to providing top-notch veterinary care. Demonstrating her dedication to continuous growth and professional development, she pursued an MBA from Auburn University in 2020, further enhancing her skills as a well-rounded business leader.
As a respected member of professional organizations such as the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Alabama Veterinary Medical Association (ALVMA), and the Shelter Pets Association, Dr. Knizley remains at the forefront of advancements in veterinary medicine. She possesses a profound passion for shelter medicine, advocating for the well-being and proper treatment of animals in need.
Dr. Knizley specializes in small animal veterinary care, with a particular interest in surgery. Her skillful hands and attention to detail ensure that her patients receive the highest level of care during surgical procedures.
Beyond her professional endeavors, Dr. Knizley cherishes her personal life. She finds rest and rejuvenation in activities such as running and engaging in water sports, and treasures quality time spent with her loved ones, including her husband, Stephen Marbut, whom she married in 2003. Together, they have been blessed with three beautiful children, Kate, Zeke, and Gabby, who bring immense joy to their lives.
Dr. Jeni Knizley exemplifies the perfect blend of compassionate veterinary care and strong leadership within Animal Care Center. Her unwavering commitment to her patients, combined with her academic accomplishments and involvement in professional organizations, positions her as a trusted and highly skilled veterinarian in her community.