Our Team

We invite you to explore the biographies of our Veterinary Specialists of Northern Colorado's veterinarians and staff and learn more about them. Our hospital's team of doctors and staff are compassionate and highly trained veterinary professionals and specialists who are ready to assist you and your pet whenever a health concern presents itself. As you will see in our biography section, our staff has a wide variety of backgrounds and interests, but above all, a love of animals and providing the very best care for them.

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Ruth Rose
DVM, MS, DACVS, ACVS Fellow Medical Director, Veterinary Specialist (Surgical Oncology)

Dr. Rose, the Medical Director of VCA VSNC, is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and an ACVS Fellow in Surgical Oncology. Following graduation from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2003, Dr. Rose completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at MSPCA Angell Animal Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts, and then an internship and residency in small animal surgery at VCA Animal Specialty Group, Inc. in Los Angeles, California. From 2009 until 2012, Dr. Rose was a staff surgeon at VCA VSNC and then worked at Colorado State University from 2012 ...

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Medical Services

We offer a variety of treatment options that fall outside of conventional veterinary medicine. Complementary and alternative pet therapies work in concert with your pet's current medical treatment to provide the best possible care to your loved one.


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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Our teams are united by our desire to make a better world for pets.
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