Our Veterinarians

Megan Breit
DVM, MS, DACVIM (Oncology)
Oncology
Megan Breit
DVM, MS, DACVIM (Oncology)
Board Certified in Veterinary Oncology
Oncology
Servicing Locations
Dr. Megan Breit’s top priorities are the quality of life of her patients and ensuring their comfort. She is also passionate about diagnosing as well as treating cancer with traditional therapies such as chemotherapy and exploring new and better cancer therapies. While earning her master’s degree, she did research on a new therapy for canine melanoma.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)
  • Residency, Medical Oncology, The Ohio State University, Columbus Master of Science, Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Internship, Medical Oncology, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, Tampa FL
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Hospital Specialty Center, Highlands Ranch CO
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Bachelor of Science, Neuroscience, Washington State University, Pullman
Melody Cerra
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Melody Cerra
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Melody Cerra particularly enjoys treating trauma, shock, heat stroke, Addisonian crisis and sepsis.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Pet Emergency and Specialty Center, La Mesa & Chula Vista CA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of Montana, Missoula
Dr. Cerra enjoys hiking, mountain biking and skiing. She also likes traveling and adventures with her pit bull mix Quinn.
Megan Davis
DVM, DACVECC
Critical Care
Megan Davis
DVM, DACVECC
Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, MSPCA Angell Animal Medical Center, Boston MA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Emergency, MSPCA Angell Animal Medical Center, Boston MA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Bachelor of Science, Zoology, University of Washington, Seattle
Bethany DeVilbiss
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Neurology, Neurosurgery
Bethany DeVilbiss
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Board Certified in Veterinary Neurology
Neurology, Neurosurgery
Servicing Locations
Dr. Bethany DeVilbiss loves surgery and enjoys all types of neurosurgery. Other clinical interests include seizures and neuro-oncology.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology)
  • Residency, Neurology & Neurosurgery, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, Tacoma WA
  • Internship, Emergency & Critical Care and Surgery, Pet Emergency and Specialty Center, La Mesa CA
  • Internship, Agricultural Animal Medicine & Surgery, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
  • Bachelor of Science, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma WA
Dr. DeVilbiss enjoys mountain biking, rock climbing and snowboarding. She and her husband have four dogs – terrier Ava, shetland sheepdog Juneau, border collie Gibbs, and Chihuahua Pozzi; two goats – Dolly and Holly; chickens and ducks; Billy Bob the ball python; and Vulcan the bearded dragon.
Michele Faus
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Michele Faus
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Servicing Locations
Dr. Michele Faus is a small animal medicine and surgery intern.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Washington State University, Pullman
Dr. Faus likes the outdoors and nature. She also likes to curl up with a book. Annie is her Australian cattle dog, and her cats are Kyo and Maverick.
Kayode Garraway
DVM
Internal Medicine
Kayode Garraway
DVM
Internal Medicine
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Dr. Kayode Garraway's particular interests include gastroenterology, hepatology, endocrinopathies, nephrology including cystoscopy, and immune-mediated diseases.
  • Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames
  • Internship, Small Animal Internal Medicine & Critical Care, Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, Houston TX
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Clinical Rotation, North Carolina State University, Raleigh
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, St. George’s University, Grenada, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, University of Florida, Gainesville
Dr. Garraway enjoys soccer, football, camping and hiking.
Stephanie Garrity
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Stephanie Garrity
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Stephanie Garrity particularly enjoys treating toxicity cases, finding it gratifying to send home a patient who came in with a life-threatening condition.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, MedVet Medical and Cancer Center for Pets, New Orleans LA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
Some of Dr. Garrity's favorite pastimes include hiking, cooking and attending live music shows. She also plays adult kickball. Chewy is her black mouth cur mix, and Milo is her boxer mix.
Michelle Gates
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Michelle Gates
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Michelle Gates enjoys the fast pace and variety of cases that present through the emergency service.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital and Referral Center, Albuquerque NM
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal and Veterinary Science, Clemson University, SC
Dr. Gates has two sibling cats, Jack and Bailey, and a cattle dog mix named Rio. Other favorite pastimes include exploring beaches, Mariners games and visiting the many Seattle and Pacific Northwest breweries.
Aditi Handa
BVSc & AH
Veterinarian Associate
Aditi Handa
BVSc & AH
Veterinarian Associate
Servicing Locations
Dr. Aditi Handa worked in a primary care and emergency practice in India before joining our team. She is a small animal medicine and surgery intern.
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Veterinary College Bangalore, Karnatak India
Dr. Handa's favorite pastime is traveling, but she also enjoys sports, dancing and outdoor activities like hiking, river rafting and rappelling. She has two Labrador retrievers, Ruffles and Dave, and an adopted Kathiawadi horse named Optimus.
Justin Kaiser
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Justin Kaiser
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Servicing Locations
Dr. Justin Kaiser is a small animal medicine and surgery intern.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
  • Bachelor of Science, Organismal Biology, Montana State University, Bozeman
When not running or hiking, Dr. Kaiser likes to write fiction. He’s currently on his third book in a series.
Maura Lazzarotto
DVM
Dentistry & Oral Surgery
Maura Lazzarotto
DVM
Dentistry & Oral Surgery
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Dr. Maura Lazzarotto came to us from general practice in Canada and Australia, focusing the last few years on advanced dentistry and oral surgery. She is a resident in our surgery service and particularly enjoys treating root canals, orthodontics and jaw fracture repairs.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Western College, Saskatoon, Canada
  • Bachelor of Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
A world traveler, Dr. Lazzarotto lived for two years in India and has traveled throughout Africa. Some of her favorite pastimes include scuba diving, open water competitive swimming, hiking, running and salsa dancing. Agnes is her French bulldog, and Ryder is her cat.
Karen Lin
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Karen Lin
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Bachelor of Science, Zoology & Psychology, University of California, Berkeley
Hannah Poole
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Hannah Poole
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Servicing Locations
Dr. Hannah Poole is a small animal medicine and surgery intern.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville
Dr. Poole likes the outdoors and goes hiking whenever she can. She also likes traveling. Braleigh is her retired racing greyhound, the laziest dog she’s ever known, and Knox is her cross-eyed foster failure cat.
Jennifer Reagan
DVM, DACVS-SA, MS
Surgery
Jennifer Reagan
DVM, DACVS-SA, MS
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery-Small Animal
Surgery
Servicing Locations
Dr. Jennifer Reagan enjoys all aspects of small animal surgery.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons-Small Animal
  • Master of Science, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Fellowship, PennHIP Orthopedic Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Surgery, Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center, TX
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Veterinary Specialists of South Florida, Cooper City
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Bachelor of Arts, Biochemistry, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley MA
G.G. Comet Riggs
DVM, DAVDC
Dentistry & Oral Surgery
G.G. Comet Riggs
DVM, DAVDC
Board Certified in Veterinary Dentistry & Oral Surgery
Dentistry & Oral Surgery
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Dr. G.G. Comet Riggs loves that pet owners notice how much happier and healthier their pets are after a dental procedure in which diseased teeth are treated, infection is removed, a jaw is repaired, or an orthodontic appliance is applied to correct the bite. She makes it a priority to provide education to veterinarians, helping them to continually improve their dentistry skills.
  • Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College
  • Residency, Dentistry and Oral Surgery, University of California, Davis
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, PetCare Veterinary Hospital, Santa Rosa CA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, University of California, Davis
Dr. Riggs volunteers at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle, where she and her dental team have helped gorillas, orangutans and lemurs. She is addicted to science fiction and fantasy audio books and is a fan of superheroes. Jake is her mini-schnauzer/poodle mix, and Hobbs is her orange tabby cat.
Stephani Ruppert
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Stephani Ruppert
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Servicing Locations
Dr. Stephani Ruppert is a small animal medicine and surgery intern.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Midwestern University, Glendale AZ
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, University of Nevada, Reno
Dr. Ruppert enjoys powerlifting and watching the Las Vegas Golden Knights hockey team. She has two playful dogs and a spunky cat.
Diane Saulnier
DVM, DACVR
Diagnostic Imaging
Diane Saulnier
DVM, DACVR
Board Certified in Veterinary Radiology
Diagnostic Imaging
Servicing Locations
Dr. Diane Saulnier is the recipient of the American College of Veterinary Radiology Resident Research Award for her master’s degree work on multidetector computed tomography with and without electrocardiogram gating of the canine heart and coronary arteries. Within her field, she is especially interested in all interventional procedures.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology
  • Residency, Radiology, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Blacksburg VA
  • Master of Science, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Blacksburg VA
  • Internship, Neurology, Tufts University, North Grafton MA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Boston Road Animal Hospital, Springfield MA
  • Clinical Rotation, North Carolina State University, Raleigh
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts & Nevis, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Dr. Saulnier enjoys skiing, hiking and gardening, and has logged over 100 scuba dives. Of course, she also likes spending time with her husband and daughter. The family has two cats, Keeper and Watson, and chocolate lab Moose.
Stephen Stockdale
DVM, DACVS-SA
Surgery
Stephen Stockdale
DVM, DACVS-SA
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery-Small Animal
Surgery
Servicing Locations
Dr. Stephen Stockdale enjoys thoracic surgery, tumor removal and orthopedics, but is most excited by the minimally invasive options available for surgery.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons-Small Animal
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Seattle Veterinary Specialists, Kirkland WA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Seattle Veterinary Specialists, Kirkland WA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Washington State University, Pullman
Dr. Stockdale enjoys mountain biking, fly fishing, hiking, camping and skiing. He also likes traveling, meeting new people and seeing live music. His family includes wire-haired Vizsla Merlin, Labrador Pepper, two cats, five chickens and a duck.
Taylor Stockdale
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Taylor Stockdale
DVM
Emergency Medicine
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Critical and very sick patients are Dr. Taylor Stockdale's favorite to treat, especially those with cardiovascular disease and sepsis.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Bachelor of Science, Pre-Veterinary Medicine, University of New Hampshire, Durham
Dr. Stockdale enjoys hiking, mountain biking, running, playing piano and trying new restaurants. Her two dogs are black lab Pepper, and Hungarian wire-haired Vizsla, Merlin. Her menagerie also includes Calvin the cat, some chickens and a duck.
Kimberly Terry
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Kimberly Terry
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
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Dr. Kimberly Terry is a small animal medicine and surgery intern.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
  • Bachelor of Science, Wildlife, Fish and Conservation Biology, University of California, Davis
Dr. Terry is a trained aerialist, primarily on aerial silks, and has taught and performed for a number of years. She also enjoys water sports, rock climbing and hiking. Apple is her golden retriever.
Nicole White
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
Nicole White
DVM
Veterinarian Associate
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Dr. Nicole White is a small animal medicine and surgery intern. Prior to earning her veterinary degree, she worked at a private zoo in Queensland, Australia, predominantly in the reptile department.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Oregon State University, Corvallis
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis
Dr. White enjoys hiking, running, paddleboarding and kayaking. She also likes world travel and the Pacific Northwest’s wineries and breweries. Ryder is her cat, and Penelope is her adopted pit bull.
Kathleen Wirth
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Kathleen Wirth
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Before veterinary school, Dr. Kate Wirth was in a toxicology graduate program studying the effects of food pesticides on colonial water bird populations, but soon realized she was more interested in medicine than epidemiology and population studies. Her clinical interests include endocrine disorders, immune-mediated emergencies and traumatic wounds.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Angell Animal Medical Center, Boston MA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, Medford MA
  • Bachelor of Arts, Biology, College of Wooster, OH
Dr. Wirth enjoys running, skiing, boating, hiking, reading and cooking. She and her husband have two children, and their home includes many pets: German shepherd Lucy, cats Gus and Benny, and a variety of fish and invertebrates.