Dr. Barry Carter graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in May of 1990. He began working at East Brainerd Animal Hospital that June alongside Dr. Barry Ligon. Dr. Carter is married and has three children, and four dogs so there is never a dull moment at his house. He has a black lab named Molly, a yorkie named Sadie, a shih-tzu named Lola and a cavapoo named Lizzie. In his spare time, Dr. Carter enjoys snow skiing in Colorado, boating on the Chickamauga Lake, and spending time on his farm with his family.