Our staff at VCA Naper Ridge consists of genuinely dedicated and caring professionals. We practice our mission statement every day: "Where your pet's health is our top priority and excellent service is our goal." We are committed to continuing education so that we always have the most up-to-date information. We look forward to meeting you and your pet.
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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. Renee Blentlinger has been practicing veterinary medicine since 2001. She received her undergraduate and veterinary degrees from the University of Florida. Since graduating, Dr. Blentlinger has been practicing small animal and emergency medicine and has been a Medical Director for over 6 years. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, but has special interest in dentistry, surgery, emergency medicine and caring for geriatric pets. She also has a special passion for helping rescue and shelter animals. Dr. Blentlinger's most rewarding aspect of practice is improving the quality of life for the pets that she sees, establishing strong client relationships, and educating her clients on how to care for their pets. She is also a member of the AVMA and CVMA. Dr. Blentlinger enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. She also has a border collie mix named Brody and two cats, Chloe and Kyle. In her spare time she enjoys helping with her children's activities, running, playing tennis and volunteering with local animal shelter and rescue groups.
Alicia joined our team in late 2014. She comes to us with 8 years experience in the veterinary field, 4 of which as a practice manager. She has attended numerous conferences and seminars to increase her skill set. Alicia loves working with rescues and shelters to help deserving animals find loving forever homes. She also has a special love for German shepherds.