Our Team

The doctors and staff at VCA Front Range Animal Hospital are dedicated to bringing you the very best in pet health care. We truly enjoy collaborating with pet owners. No one knows your pet like you do, and we benefit greatly form your unique insight and perspective. We love sharing knowledge and making sure you have the information you need to make informed decisions. Working as partners with you results in the best possible care for your pet, and we get great joy from improving the lives of our pet patients and their people.

We know there are many choices when it comes to veterinary care. We view it as a great privilege when we are that choice. In addition to bringing you the latest in pet health information, we work continually to find ways to make your visit more pleasant. For instance, we know that some pets get a bit scared to come see us. We work to find the perfect approach for your pet to reduce apprehension and make it a positive experience and are always looking for ways to improve customer service. We realize that your time is precious and strive to be respectful of that. Let us know how we are doing -- we value your feedback.


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Dr. Leann Pape
DVM Medical Director

Dr. Leann Pape attended Iowa State for both undergraduate studies and veterinary school, graduating from ISU College of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. She moved to Colorado Springs upon graduation and work for and then became partner of Animal Emergency Care. Dr. Pape sold her interest in AEC in 1995 and joined VCA Front Range Animal Hospital in Oct. 1997.

Dr. Pape loves living and working in our wonderful Tri-lakes area with her husband, two dogs and three cats. She enjoys getting to know her patients and their families and has a special interest in soft tissue surgery and dentistry. Her hobbies include a passio...

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Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.


The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed pet owner's expectations. Whether it's answering your calls, guiding you and your pet to the exam rooms or checking you in and out quickly, our Client Service representatives and Receptionists are dedicated to providing helpful client and patient support that raises the bar on customer service.
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