You're dedicated to keeping your animals healthy, and we're dedicated to keeping your veterinary practice financially strong with expert advice and lending for acquisitions, start-ups and refinancing. As one of the nation's leading small business lenders, we're here with the resources and veterinary-specific expertise you need to help you reach your business goals. 


We are a full-service lender, offering financing solutions to help practicing veterinarians meet a wide range of business needs:

  • Acquisition
  • Equipment & technology financing
  • Expansion & remodeling
  • Business refinancing
  • Start-up loans

We offer a wide range of flexible terms tailored to your unique situation. Whether you are buying, selling or refinancing, we'll work with you, one-on-one, every step of the way. 

Our customer service, financial strength and our expertise in working with small business owners nationwide makes choosing First Financial Bank a sound business decision!

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Brennen Pitard

Brennan Pitard DVM

Commercial Lender
El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870-866-5357


Larry Alexander

Managing Director
The Woodlands, TX 77382
Phone: 832-244-9656


Bob Graul

Business Development
Gardnerville, NV 89410
Phone: 870-866-6686
Fax: 775-554-8064