The Village Vet at Sterling Ridge

6700 Woodlands Parkway
The Woodlands, TX 77382


Dr. Mark Moore 

Education & Background: Born in Sherman, Texas.  Graduated from Sherman High School in 1976.  Undergraduate degree in Veterinary Science from Texas A&M. Graduated with a DVM from the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine in 1983.


Family and Pets: Married since 1982, Mark and Leslie have three children: Katie, Andrew, and Grayson. Currently, they are owned by Winston, a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and Stella, a Standard Poodle.  No cats until allergic Grayson leaves the nest!  In addition to household pets, Dr. Moore has an interest in small mammals and reptiles. 


Interests: Other than a passion for veterinary medicine, Mark enjoys people, swimming, reading, laughing, eating, and napping (not necessarily in that order).  The Moore family has attended Grace Presbyterian Church in the Woodlands since 1996 where Mark serves as an Elder ("but not a very good one"), loves to teach Jr./Sr. High Youth and likes to teach adults.


Dr. Will Grimley

Education & Background: Undergraduate studies at TAMU.  Graduate of Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine 1983.  Before he and Dr. Moore founded the Village Vet in 2001, he practiced at a large and small animal hospital in North Houston for 17 years.  In November 1997, on a Christian veterinary mission, he spent 13 days in rural Guatemala working on large animals. 


Family and Pets: Donna and Will have been married since 1984.  They have four children: Everett attends NC State University. Lauren attends Calvin College. Julianne and Martin attend Providence Classical School where Donna teaches and administrates.  The Grimley family pets include Juliette, a Standard Poodle, Sophie, a Lab-Vizsla mix and  Zoe, a long haired cat.  Martin has two Leopard Geckos and a collared lizard.


Interests: Passionate about many aspects of veterinary medicine, Christianity, reading, fine arts, camping, teasing, tinkering, Boy Scouts of America.  The Grimley family worships at St Francis Reformed Episcopal.




Dr. Ruth Ainsworth

Education: Graduate of Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine 2004.


Family and Pets: After six years of accounting practice in East Texas, (BBA, Lamar University) Dr. Ruth decided to pursue a career in veterinary medicine and subsequently joined the Village Vet.  She and husband, John, enjoy spending time outdoors with their dogs: Red, Dexter, Thelma & Louise. Dr. Ruth has a major Basset Hound affinity.


Interests:  Veterinary passions include: internal medicine, ultrasonography, and emergency/critical care.  Outside the practice, she's a mean tennis player and loves gardening, reading, hiking, and camping. 





Dr. Robin Fields

Education & Background: Graduate of Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine 1995.  After graduation, Dr. Fields initially resided & practiced in Houston at a small animal hospital.  In 1998, her family relocated to Denver, CO where she worked for several small animal hospitals in the area.  She has been happily practicing here at the Village Vet since relocating back to Texas in 2003 and we are very fortunate to have her here. 


Family and Pets: Married to husband Rob for 22 years, with three beautiful children who range from high school to middle school aged.  After having many dogs and cats in their early years, the adults are enjoying (the kids are not) a pet-free hiatus until the kids are able to care for and maintain a progression of species, first the fish, now the bird, then eventually....


Interests:  Passionate about veterinary internal medicine.  Obsessive about any number of things.  Loves beaching, germ killing, reading, wining (no "h") and dining, cooking (when not under duress), and worshiping at The Loft Church.