Memorial

Dr. Monica Kucher

Monica Kucher, D.V.M
(1964-2016)   

Dr. Kucher, the founder and owner of Good Hands Veterinary Hospital, practiced veterinary medicine in the Athens area for over 23 years. During this time, she earned a reputation for a high-quality, straightforward approach to medicine, as well as a genuine concern for her patients and their human companions. Dr. Kucher graduated from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1989.  As a student, she received the Small Animal Clinical Proficiency Award. She and her husband, Dr. Eric Mueller–a veterinary surgeon at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine–moved to Athens in 1989. They have two sons, Kurt an M.D.  and Kyle, an aspiring young golfer. The family also includes  Dr. Kucher’s practice philosophy was to simply provide the highest quality of veterinary care to all of her patients and to continually educate her clients through open, honest and compassionate communications.

On July 6th 2016 Dr. Monica Kucher Mueller was involved in a car accident that tragically took her life. We all miss her very much and strive to make her happy by providing the type of care she would want. She will always be our Chief. 

Eric and Family

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

7:30 am

6:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am

6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am

6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am

6:00 pm

Friday:

7:30 am

6:00 pm

Saturday:

7:30 am

12:00 pm

Sunday:

for pick up only

6:00 - 6:30 pm

Testimonial

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "I love this place! You really do walk in as a client and leave as a friend! They have empathy when appropriate and always answer my questions! Good hands? I'd say EXCELLENT hands!! No better place to go for the lifetime of your fur babies!!"
    Karah H. Athens, GA