Dr. Danois Salas

    Veterinarian, Owner, Surgical Lead

    Is the owner of TLC Pet Hospital. He purchased the hospital in July 2005. He is a CSU graduate. Dr. Salas has worked in the veterinary field since he was in college at NMSU. He is married and has 3 daughters. In his spare time, he likes to go fishing and do woodworking. Dr. Salas is also a New Orleans Saints fan!!

    Medical Interests:

    “I am interested in surgical cases and dermatology.”

      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 2 spoiled poodle mixes named Bonnie and Clyde.

            Medical Interests:

            Senior pet care, dermatology, internal medicine

                Dr. Kennedy

                Veterinarian

                Dr. Kennedy was born and raised in New Mexico, growing up in Clovis.  He attended UNM and NMSU prior to obtaining his veterinary degree at Kansas State University in 2013.  In his spare time he enjoys heading up to the mountains to catch some freshies on his snowboard, cheering on the Albuquerque Isotopes, and hanging out with his cat Mavin.

                Medical interests:
                Surgery and dentistry

                    Dr. Williams

                    Veterinarian

                    Dr. Williams is an Albuquerque native. She attended the University of New Mexico before attending Colorado State University for Veterinary school. She graduated in 2010 and participated in a competitive internship in Mesa, AZ. She moved home to Albuquerque in 2011 and has been practicing small animal medicine and surgery. She is an avid reader and loves to spend time with her dogs Layln and Maude.

                    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