Our wonderful Dr. Gutierrez, or otherwise known as “Dr. G” was born and bred in the North Valley of Albuquerque and she has never dreamed of being anything else but a veterinarian. She graduated from UNM with a BA-Biochemistry, and then proceeded to pursue her passion at Colorado State University for her doctorate in veterinary medicine. In 2014, she returned to CSU to become a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist. Dr. G takes special interest in surgery and exotics pets. She and her Partner have been together for the last 20 years and live happily with their many dogs (mostly rescued on the job) that fill their house with so much joy!
Dr. Nick Kennedy was born and raised in New Mexico and earned degrees from UNM and NMSU. After attending veterinary school at Kansas State University, he did an equine internship in San Antonio, Texas before moving back to NM in 2014. Since then he has worked around the state as an equine veterinarian and also worked for a few years at a small animal clinic in Albuquerque. He has lived in Los Lunas since 2017 and was very excited about the chance to purchase this clinic in his home town. Dr. Kennedy really enjoys educating clients about the benefits of preventive medicine and performing soft tissue surgery. When not in the clinic he is likely working on horses or hopefully finding some time to get away up to the mountains with his favorite cat, Thatcher, where they both feel most at home.
Dr. Kati Owen is our renowned Chihuahua breed enthusiast! Dr. Kati was raised in Las Cruces, NM and attended New Mexico State University for her undergraduate studies. After finishing her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University in 2015 she returned to the land of enchantment to practice. Besides seeing cute puppies and kittens, she especially enjoys surgery and managing geriatric patients, providing them the best end of life care possible. Her favorite part of veterinary medicine though, is connecting to the people and families who bring their pets in. In her free time Dr. Owen enjoys taking advantage of all the wonderful outdoor activities that the Albuquerque area has to offer, as well as the rich culture and delicious food! When she’s not at work she’s likely running, hiking, reading, making something delicious in the kitchen, or just spending quality time with her husband and daughter. She has two dogs, HoneyB who’s a pitbull mix and Margarita who’s a chihuahua, and a friendly cat, Morris.
Karla, our hospital manager, is passionate about providing the best patient care possible and serving as an advocate for all of our furry patients. She has over 15 years of experience in veterinary medicine and is constantly learning and striving to be better for her patients. On her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband riding motorcycles or hiking with their crazy bunch of Belgian Malinois.
Andrea is our head vet tech at Arrow Animal Hospital has almost 20 years of experience in the VetMed field. She enjoys spending time with her 2 kids and husband of 16 years. She also loves to go hiking, camping, playing video games, and food! She has a Pit Bull named Erin and a sweet rescue furr baby named Scarlet.
Savanaha is one of our awesome client relations specialists here at our hospital. She was born and raised in the land of enchantment. She got into the veterinary field because of her love of animals; a love which you can tell by her 7 dog and her sweet pet bunny named Thumper. She enjoys being outdoor, trying new things and spending time with her family and loved ones.
Angela has been with the Arrow family for last 5 years! She graduated from Brown Mackie College with her veterinary technician degree and has since been pursuing her passion in the VetMed. She is married with two lovely daughters, 3 dogs, 1 cat and one spunky turtle! She speaks fluent English and Spanish and is always eager to help both pets and people!
Stephanie graduated from Pima Medical Institute in July 20202 as a Veterinary Assistant and soon after she joined our team! She loves working here because every day is different, keeping it interesting and fun, while also helping all kinds of pets. Outside of work she spends all of her time with her family.
Itzel is the newest addition to Arrow Animal Hospital. You can find her helping out in the reception area as well as in the treatment area, as a veterinary assistant. She has been in the vet field for over 7 years and is hooked! Previous to that she worked at North County Animal Humane on the west coast. Itzel was born in Mexico, raised in California and has been living in Albuquerque with her husband since 2009. In her free time she enjoys painting, drawings, cooking vegan recipes, and taking care of her animals at home. She is mom to 2 dogs, 3 cats, 2 ferrets, 2 fish tanks and 1 dwarf hamster. Itzel is excited to be part of the team and devoted to get to know the clients and their loving pets.
Cat, our new office manager, just recently joined our team! She has been in the veterinary field for over 6 years and has become passionate about excellent client communication in order to provide the best patient care/experience possible. Cat has always had a dog by herself to walk through life and enjoys meeting fellow animal lover and their fur babies. During her free time Cat enjoys going to the gym and playing ball with her beautiful sweet dog Echo.
Our adorable clinic kittens who are the real hospital bosses! They make sure that all of our patients are feeling comfortable and happy during their stay here. In their free time they like to sun bathe on the cat tree, snooze in someone’s lap or chase the mouse pointer on the computer monitors. They have particular interest in all things kittens!
Abrie is one of our most well-rounded team members. You will find her working at the reception desk and other times as a veterinary assistant in our treatment room. Her passion of horses and dogs is what lead her into veterinary field. In the future she hopes to further her education and become an equine veterinarian. Her life revolves around rodeo (running barrels and roping), family, horses and her wiener dog, Jaxon.
Aleaha was born and raised in Albuquerque, NM and graduated high school in 2020. She has always aspired to be a veterinarian and is taking her first steps towards her goal since joining Arrow Animal Hospital. She has always had furry friends around her, providing her with much love and joy! She currently has 6 dogs, 3 cats, a ferret, and 2 ducks at home. In her free time, she enjoys playing with all of her fur and feathered babies, as well as spending quality time with her family.
Mariah, one of our newest additions to Arrow Animal Hospital, is originally from New Mexico, she graduated from high school 2020. She has always had a love for animals, no matter the kind! She cannot remember a time where she didn’t have a pet at her side! She has a dog named Charming, who loves taking walks at the park with her and a kitty named Gus, who loves to bathe in the sunlight. She has always wanted to help and heal animals and her ultimate goal is to continue her education in the near future.
Alysa, one of most well-rounded team members, always has a smile on and has a kind word to add. Alysa is from the Land of Enchantment and loves all animals, big, small, furry, feathered, with scales, etc! She loves working with animals and is passionate about helping clients about their pet’s health. Alysa is currently working on her veterinary technology degree at CNM, but in her free time she loves making resin jewelry and caring for her 2 dogs, 3 cats, 2 rabbits, 1 ferret and 3 chickens!
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