We've got a wonderful staff whose compassion for you and your pet is never ending. We appreciate the fact that you could utilize any Veterinary hospital in town and that you have given us the opportunity to work with you. We're thankful for that opportunity and will do our best to make sure you are happy with your decision!
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Get to know us. Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.
Dr. Cindy Purvis joined our team in May. 2012 as our Medical Director. She is a 1995 graduate of Auburn University's College of Veterinary Medicine and in the past 17 years has worked in several different regions of the country practicing in a variety of different fields of veterinary medicine. Dr. Purvis and her husband live on the South Hill with their 2 year old boston terrier, Larry. In her spare time she enjoys golfing, cooking, crafting and hanging out with friends and family.
Taryn joined VCA Manito as the Hospital Manager in June 2014. She studied zoology at UC Davis and completed extensive coursework in International Trade and Commerce at UCLA. Her credentials include more than 10 years experience in management, logistics, human resources and marketing. It is her pleasure to return to veterinary medicine. Currently she owns two dogs and one cat. During her time off, Taryn enjoys motorcycle rides with her husband, cooking for family and friends, and watching deer or the occasional moose pass through her meadow.