About Us

Meet our team!


Service Area

College Station, TX
Bryan, TX



Mon - Fri: 9 AM - 6 PM
Sat - Sun: 12 PM - 6 PM
Urgent after-hours appointments by request.

Taryn Rand, DVM, CHPV

Taryn Rand, DVM, CHPV


Dr. Taryn Rand is a certified hospice and palliative care veterinarian (CHPV) and a 2014 graduate of Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine.

Since graduation, Dr. Rand has gained experience in general practice, emergency medicine, and hospice and palliative care.

Her passion lies in providing gentle patient care that supports the bond between pets and their families. Focus is placed on the comfort of all family members.

Dr. Rand offers house calls to help those pet parents who have difficulty getting their pets to a veterinary clinic or just prefer to have their fur baby cared for in the comfort of home.

Most routine care can be provided in the home setting.

Shannon Rand

Shannon Rand

Client Care Coordinator

Shannon is a retired reading teacher with two senior pups, Moosh and Fen, and two kitties, Fancy Francie and Joe. She’s also my mom :o)

She put up with all my animal activities growing up, let me have unlimited pets, and has supported me all the way. There wouldn’t be a Dr. Rand or a Sunset Pets without her!

We proudly serve the senior pets of the Brazos Valley.

Dr. Rand is a mobile veterinarian offering house calls in the Bryan/College Station area. She is a certified hospice and palliative care veterinarian who specializes in end-of-life care, chronic illness, senior pet health, and in-home euthanasia.

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