Dr. Danois Salas

    Veterinarian, Owner, Surgical Lead

    Is the owner of TLC Pet Hospital. He purchased the hospital in July 2005. Undergraduate degree from NMSU, Veterinary degree from CSU. He is married with 3 beautiful daughters. Enjoys traveling and watching or playing soccer.

    Medical Interests:

    Dermatology. Orthopedic surgery. Enjoys helping to lengthen the time between parent and pet bond.
    Certified Fear Free Veterinary Professional

        Dr. James

        Veterinarian

        Dr. James grew up in Phoenix, AZ and attended the University of Arizona for her undergrad degree. “Go Wildcats!” She then completed her  DVM degree at Colorado State in beautiful Fort Collins.

        Her husband is a human doctor who works at UNM, so they have all the species covered. Their fur babies are 3 spoiled poodle mixes named Bonnie, Clyde, and Khaleesi.

        Medical Interests:

        Senior pet care, dermatology, internal medicine
        Certified Fear Free Veterinary Professional

            Dr. Owen

            Veterinarian, DVM

            I grew up in Las Cruces, NM and attended NMSU studying Animal Science. After graduating, I moved to Pullman, WA to Attend Washington State University.

            My husband and I love spending time outdoors and enjoying all the beauty that New Mexico has to offer. Our dogs HoneyB and Willow, along with our cat named Morris, complete our family of five.

            Medical Interests:
            Surgery, dentistry and the care of elderly pets as they need advanced care and pain control. I love helping families keep their pets as healthy as possible!
            Certified Fear Free Veterinary Professional

                Dr. Long (Williams)

                Veterinarian

                Dr. Long is an Albuquerque native. She attended UNM and earned a degree in Biology before attending Colorado State University for Veterinary school. She graduated in 2010 and moved back to Albuquerque in 2011.  She is an avid reader and loves movies, popcorn and drinking tea. Dr. Long (Williams) and her husband, Joel, enjoy traveling and spending time in the mountains.

                Medical Interests:
                Preventative medicine. Diagnostic imaging. Dermatology.
                Certified Fear Free Veterinary Professional

                    Dr. Harris

                    Veterinarian

                    Dr. Harris grew up in Albuquerque, NM. She went to UNM and graduated with a degree in biology and chemistry. Following undergraduate studies she attended Michigan State University for Veterinary School. Dr. Harris and her husband, John, enjoy snowboarding, playing soccer and spending time outdoors. They have two chihuahuas, Vinny and Lulu, and a turtle named Humpfrey who keeps life interesting.

                    Medical Interests:

                    Dentistry, internal medicine, neurology

                    Certified Fear Free Veterinary Professional

                        Dr. Gutierrez

                        Veterinarian

                        Dr. Gutierrez is from the beautiful North Valley of Albuquerque.  She received a Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry from UNM in 1993; then attended Colorado State University, graduating in ’97.  She is also MAV Certified in Veterinary Acupuncture.

                        Dr. Gutierrez and her partner of 18 years, Kimberly Pravada, enjoy hiking, RZR riding/racing, and taking care of many four-legged children.

                        She sees exotics and does some orthopedic surgery.

                        Medical Interests:
                        Helping pets feel their best through Medicine, Surgery or Acupuncture.
                        Certified Fear Free Veterinary Professional

                            Dr. Garver

                            Veterinarian

                            Dr. Garver was born and raised here in Albuquerque, New Mexico. After graduating from UNM, she moved to Corvallis, Oregon. She received her DVM from Oregon State University. In her free-time, Dr. Garver is a big sports fan and enjoys adventuring outdoors.

                            Medical Interests:

                            Diagnostic imaging, dentistry, animal nutrition and weight management.

                            Certified Fear Free Veterinary Professional

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