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.

      Dr. Gonzales

      Veterinarian

      Dr. Gonzales was raised on his family’s ranch in Gonzales Ranch, NM and attended New Mexico State University prior to completing his veterinary degree at Kansas State University.  Dr. Gonzales and his wife Ruth are avid Kansas State Football fans, enjoy traveling, and have a cat, Mack.

      Medical Interests:

      Dr. Gonzales enjoys all aspects of medicine, especially surgery

        Dr. Owen

        Veterinarian

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

        Dr. Owen and her husband, Travis, love spending time outdoors with their dog Honey B. They also have a cat named Morris who completes their family of four.

        Medical Interests:

        I enjoy working with owners to keep their pets as healthy as possible.

            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

                Dr. Williams

                Veterinarian

                Dr. Williams 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. Williams and her fiancé, Joel, have two dogs Maude and Tyson.

                Medical Interests:

                Preventative medicine. Dermatology. Owner education.

                    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 16 years, Kimberly Pravada, enjoy hiking, RZR riding/racing, and taking care of many four-legged children.

                    Medical Interests:
                    Helping pets feel their best through Medicine, Surgery or Acupuncture.

                      Meet Our Team