Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Milliken is made up of dedicated individuals who make it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on many individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the friendly staff at the front desk to the talented and dedicated technicians and doctors, our team works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.

Our team provides exceptional veterinary care of the highest quality, including the care and dedication that make a difference.

Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.

paw Team Spotlight
Jody Hanson
DVM Medical Director
After growing up on a horse and cattle ranch in Millboro, South Dakota, Dr. Jody Hanson attended South Dakota State University and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science. Pursuing his love of animals and science, he earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Mississippi State University in 2000. Dr. Jody joined VCA Milliken Animal Hospital with more than 19 years of experience in surgery, emergency, and small animal medicine. He has a strong interest in abdominal ultrasound and pain relief for older pets. Dr. Jody has a small hobby farm that includes three miniature cows, 4 miniature goats, numerous chickens, and 2 ducks. Other members of his family include 2 boxers (Brendal and Rayland), a Red Heeler (Maggie) and a cat named Gooey. His other hobbies include woodworking, gardening and brewing craft beer.
 
Chandra Lang
Hospital Manager

Chandra came to northern Colorado from the western slope in 2009, where she had been working at a multiple veterinarian practice for the past 20+ years. Chandra has worked with the D.O.W. and with large and small animals. Once in Milliken, she began working for a Veterinary Emergency Clinic in Longmont, and joined Milliken Animal Clinic in January of 2012.

When she is not working, Chandra enjoys spending her weekends camping, fishing, four wheeling, and hanging out with her children: Keedan, Audrey, and Baby Bob. She also has a four-legged English Bulldog child named Bruno. She has done a lot of work within the Milliken school system, and she enjoys being actively involved with the kids in the community.

Veterinarians

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.

Administration

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.

Pet Care Specialists

Just as we emphasize health, we also understand the value of providing a full line of care to our clients, which may include boarding and/or grooming services. Our team of caring and compassionate staff are here to offer your pets exceptional services that keep them feeling and looking their best while you're away.
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