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Kris Lutey
Purchasing Manager

Kris is responsible for our purchasing and inventory. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, she later graduated from Yuba College in 1978 and attended California State University, Chico. She joined the staff at VCA Loomis Basin Veterinary Clinic in 1984 as a registered veterinary technician.

Kris, who lives with her daughter, two dogs, and two cats in Cool, enjoys kayaking, hiking, camping, yoga, tai chi, reading, and gardening.


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.