Our Team

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Lauren
Racquelle
Racquelle
Racquelle
Carter
Lauren
Racquelle
Emily
Racquelle
Devyn
Racquelle
Racquelle
Racquelle
Natalie
Racquelle
Racquelle
Rylee
Racquelle
Natalie
Amanda
Racquelle
Carter
Carter
Natalie
Natalie
Racquelle

We’re so grateful for our awesome vet techs!

John Arnold, DVM

John Arnold, DVM

Veterinarian - Fort Collins and Timnath Location

Dr. John Arnold was born in Seal Beach California and has practiced as a veterinarian in Nevada, California, Oregon, and Colorado. John is a proud CSU Ram, he attended Colorado State University for his BS in Zoology, MBA, and DVM. While attending the CSU School of Veterinary Medicine he met his future wife who is now a Board Certified Veterinary Surgeon and Surgical Oncology Fellow. Both Dr. Arnold and his wife graduated with the class of 2006.

John’s proudest accomplishment is being a father to his daughter Rylee Rose, who was born in May of 2015 and is quickly turning out to be an avid rock climber and hiker like her dad. In addition to enjoying rock climbing and hiking with his family and border collie mix, Lucy, he also enjoys playing ice hockey, soccer, and traveling. Dr. Arnold first joined the Raintree family in 2008 and in addition to practicing traditional veterinary medicine is also AAVMA Certified in Veterinary Acupuncture.

Some of his professional interests include cancer management, pain management, surgery, anesthesia, dermatology, and strengthening the human-animal bond. You may see John climbing or biking around Horsetooth or up Poudre Canyon… or enjoying his favorite meal (Brunch) with his daughter downtown. John is still actively involved at CSU. He serves on the Curriculum Committee for the CSU Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program. You may see him on campus giving presentations to the Pre-vet club or meeting with graduate students on what life is like as a practicing veterinarian. John also started a mentoring program at Raintree that gives future veterinarians an idea of what life is like at the hospital.

Kathryn Touran, DVM

Kathryn Touran, DVM

Veterinarian - Fort Collins Location

Dr. Kathryn Touran is a native of Petoskey, Michigan and grew up roaming the wild lakes and forests, developing a close bond with all the animals of the land. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Zoology at the University of Washington in Seattle, where she also competed at the national level with their Division I Track and Cross Country teams. She continued her education at Ross University of Veterinary Medicine, and Colorado State University-College of Veterinary Medicine and Biological Sciences, where she earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in January, 2009. Prior to becoming a member of the Raintree team, Dr. Touran worked in both ER and general practice for over ten years in Northern Colorado. Dr. Touran’s professional interests include surgery, dentistry, and multi-modal pain management, and she is particularly excited about keeping our older companions active and comfortable long into their twilight years. In her free time, Dr. Touran can usually be found working on her property with her husband, Pedro. She also continues her lifelong running passion, raises Thoroughbred horses, and loves to spoil her four dogs, three cats, macaw, and little flock of chickens.

Blair Holwegner, DVM

Blair Holwegner, DVM

Veterinarian - Fort Collins Location

Dr. Holwegner is a Colorado native, growing up in the Denver Metro Area. She attended Colorado State University for her undergraduate degree, studying Zoology and Music.

Upon graduation, she remained in Fort Collins where she met her husband, Steve, worked as a veterinary technician and continued on to attend veterinary school at Colorado State University. Dr. Holwegner has worked in small animal private practices in northern Colorado and Thornton prior to joining the Raintree team. Her interests include internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, and the human-animal bond.

Blair and her husband share their home with their dog Evie, their cat Griz, and their parakeet Charlie. She enjoys singing, gardening, being outdoors, and is an avid bird watcher.

Amanda Lor, DVM

Amanda Lor, DVM

Veterinarian - Fort Collins Location

Dr. Amanda Lor was born and raised in Duluth, Georgia and earned her Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science at the University of Georgia (Go Dawgs!). She then continued her education at the University of Georgia for her doctorate degree in veterinary medicine and graduated in 2019. After graduation, Dr. Lor moved to Fort Collins and worked in a small animal practice in Milliken before joining the Raintree team this year. She has a strong interest in soft tissue surgery, dentistry, caring for our senior patients, and preventative medicine.

Dr. Lor currently lives in Fort Collins with her husband Jacob, two dogs Lilly and Harper, and cat Gus. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, camping, hiking, gardening, and reading.

Jessica Barrera, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, ACVS Fellow, Surgical Oncology

Jessica Barrera, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, ACVS Fellow, Surgical Oncology

Specialty Surgery - Timnath Location

Originally from western Montana, Dr. Barrera received her undergraduate degree from the University of Miami and her DVM degree from Colorado State University in 2006. She then completed a rotating internship at Animal Surgical and Emergency Center in Los Angeles, CA, followed by a surgical internship at Oregon State University. Dr. Barrera then returned to Colorado State University to complete a residency in small animal surgery in 2011, followed by a one-year fellowship in Surgical Oncology at Colorado State University’s Animal Cancer Center in 2012. Dr. Barrera has presented and published articles in the areas of endocrine and minimally-invasive surgery and loves showing how fun surgery can be to general practitioners, lecturing at conferences, and teaching surgery continuing education laboratories multiple times a year. Dr. Barrera enjoys all aspects of small animal surgery, with particular interests being surgical oncology, soft tissue and orthopedic minimally-invasive surgery, and endocrine surgery. Dr. Barrera is very excited to partner with her amazing technicians, Michaela and Megan, to bring specialty surgery to Raintree Animal Hospital.

Outside of veterinary medicine (and most importantly!), Dr. Barrera enjoys spending time with her husband John, daughter Rylee, cat Mango, and mountain mutt Lucy Goose. As a family, they love to travel, do road trips in their family camper van Huckleberry, hike, go backpacking, cook, and read.

Shannon Lu, DVM

Shannon Lu, DVM

Veterinarian - Timnath Location

Dr. Shannon Lu grew up in Westminster, CO. Her love for animals began in late high school when she started fostering dogs for a local rescue. She earned her Bachelor’s in Science at the University of Colorado Denver in 2014. She moved to Fort Collins for her veterinary degree at Colorado State University, graduating in 2020. Prior to becoming a doctor, she worked as a veterinary assistant since 2012. Her passions in veterinary medicine include dermatology, behavior, and dentistry. She earned her fear-free certification in September 2020. She completed her VETgirl Ophthalmology Certification in 2023.

Dr. Lu currently lives in Timnath with her partner, Ben. In their free time, they do Latin dancing, so you may see them around town teaching bachata social dance lessons or performing with their team. They also love spending time cuddling with and caring for their pets – a chihuahua (Soybean), a 50-lb mutt (Katana), a black kitty (Diamond), and an axolotl (Bacon).

Joyce Thompson, DVM

Joyce Thompson, DVM

Veterinarian - Timnath Location

Dr. Joyce Thompson is a Colorado native and attended Colorado State University for BS in Microbiology, MS eligible in Anatomy/Neurobiology, and DVM in 2004. She became certified in medical acupuncture in 2013.

Prior to her veterinary career, she was a certified pet dog trainer and Head of Behavior and Training at the Longmont Humane Society for 10 years. Behavior and training are still integral facets of her veterinary practice today. She practiced at a high-quality, small animal general practice in Arvada for the majority of her career and moved to Windsor in 2017. In 2019, she became the veterinarian at the Wild Animal Sanctuary and Refuge where she cared for nearly 700 wild animals from lions and bears to coyotes and camels. While these amazing exotic animals held a special place for her, she missed working closely with clients and their furry families, which prompted her return to small animal general practice. She joined Raintree Animal Hospital in November 2022 and will be at the Timnath location. Her special interests are pain management including acupuncture and laser therapy, dental care, behavior, and wellness medicine for all life stages, and emphasizes gentle low-stress handling.

In her time away from work, she enjoys traveling, camping, hiking, reading, and knitting. She shares her life with her husband Brad, step-daughter Madi, and their furry crew, Labrador Dallas and black kitty Daisy. She looks forward to working with you and your furry family!

Leigh Browning, DVM

Leigh Browning, DVM

Veterinarian - Timnath Location

Dr. Leigh Browning grew up in the Boston area and completed her undergraduate degree in Comparative Literature at Haverford College in Pennsylvania. A career change to veterinary medicine brought her west to Fort Collins, where she received her DVM from Colorado State University in 2017. After completing a small animal rotating internship at the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center, she returned to settle in Fort Collins, where she has been working in both ER and general practice ever since. Dr. Browning is the newest addition to the Raintree Timnath Location and is so happy to be a part of this new community and team. As a Fear Free Certified practitioner she loves working with clients and patients to make visits low stress. Her other professional interests include internal medicine, urgent/emergency care, dentistry, and preventative care.

Dr. Browning lives in Fort Collins with her husband Dan, children Ari and Annette, dog Birdie, and three babydoll sheep (Cinnamon, Sugar and Nutmeg). She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, cooking, being outside, and dreaming up home improvement projects.

Susan, RVT

Susan, RVT

Hospital Director - Timnath Location

Susan was born and raised in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. In the summer of ’97, she moved to the wonderful state of Colorado to attend Colorado State University. In 2001, she graduated with a BS in Wildlife Biology. Susan wanted to broaden her animal education, so she completed the Veterinary Technician Program at Front Range Community College and in 2004 become a certified veterinary technician. Since then she has had the pleasure of working at Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital in various small animal services, such as Community Practice, Internal Medicine, and Dentistry and Oral Surgery.

In July 2013, she joined the RAH team as practice manager. Outside of work Susan stays busy with her family, loves to dabble with photography, gardening, and enjoys every opportunity she gets going to the mountains.

Sarah

Sarah

Hospital Director/ Clinical Trial Coordinator - Fort Collins Location

Sarah was born and raised in Denver Colorado. She moved to Fort Collins in 2000 to attend Colorado State University. In 2005 she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Biology and in Animal Sciences. She joined the Raintree staff in January 2006. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband Ryan and sons Brendan and Ryder. She also enjoys sewing, reading, playing music, hiking, and 4-wheeling in the mountains.

Stephanie

Stephanie

Hospital Manager - Timnath Location

Stephanie is a Fort Collins native who is excited to be a part of the Raintree Animal Hospital team! As an avid animal lover, she always knew she wanted to work in the field of veterinary medicine. After completing Veterinary Assistant coursework at Front Range, she discovered her true calling was in making connections with clients. This has led to a rewarding career in veterinary hospital management, holding the role of Hospital Manager for the Raintree Animal Hospital Timnath location. She is also a full time student, currently working towards the completion of a Master’s degree in Business Administration. When not working or studying, she enjoys watching scary movies, adding to her shoe collection, and spending time with her husband, Brandon, who shares her passion for animals. Together they have been fortunate enough to adopt 4 retired racing greyhounds including their two current goofy greyhounds, Mulder and Scully, as well as two cats, Vampire Bill and Lisa Margaret.
Jaime, RVT

Jaime, RVT

Hospital Manager - Fort Collins Location

Jaime graduated from Front Range Community College in 2012 with a Veterinary Tech Assistant Certificate and loves working here at Raintree Animal Hospital. Aside from helping clients and loving on the patients, Jaime truly enjoys obsessively cleaning everything and unpacking the weekly order. Outside of work, you’ll find Jaime hanging out with her family and friends, singing in the car, or taking a little mid-day snooze on the couch. She shares her house with her sister Jessie, three dogs (Princess Adelaide Victoria Peach III, Louie, and Dylan), two cats (Bella and Buttonlicious), and two rats (Beethoven and Socrates).

Megan, RVT

Megan, RVT

Specialty Surgery - Timnath Location

Megan was born in Wisconsin and moved out to Fort Collins to attend CSU where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences. She has always had a love for animals and has been volunteering/working in the veterinary field since high school. She has continued to expand her knowledge in the field and found a love for anesthesia and surgery. Megan made the transition from general practice to specialty where she is able to focus on her passion for surgery. When she is not working, she likes to take her Golden Retriever Kevin for long walks or hikes, and then grab a beer at one of the local breweries.

Michaela, RVT

Michaela, RVT

Specialty Surgery - Timnath Location

Michaela first began working with animals while fostering pets in high school. She continued gaining experience in the field by working in shelters and veterinary clinics while attending Towson University. In 2016, she graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Organismal Biology and Ecology. She then moved to Fort Collins, where she worked in general practice before discovering a passion for anesthesia and surgery. Since then, Michaela has dedicated herself to the surgery specialty and enjoys expanding her anesthesia knowledge and skills. Her interests outside of work include fitness and nutrition.

Alison, RVT

Alison, RVT

Patient Care

Alison is a Colorado native that has lived in the front range her whole life.  She completed a Bachelors of Science in Biology with a Chemistry Minor in 2020, and decided that her passions resided in veterinary medicine.  She jumped right into the Veterinary Technology program at Front Range Community college in 2021, and graduated from the program in December of 2022.  She became licensed in April of 2023 to gain her title as a registered veterinary technician.  She has always had a love of animals since she was a little girl, and her love of animals only grew with adopting 3 of her own.  She currently has 2 kitties (Loki and Smokey) and a dog (Maslow) at home who keep her busy.  Alison also enjoys camping, paddle boarding, concerts, reading, and road trips.

Carter

Carter

Patient Care

Carter was born and raised in Colorado and has lived in Fort Collins most of his life. He is incredibly avid about the outdoors and, more specifically, winter. By far, winter is his favorite time of year. His interests include snowboarding any chance he can get, and you can always catch him watching anything Star Wars. Carter has two rescued animals; a calico cat named Appa and a Pit Bull named Pebbles.

Dani, RVT

Dani, RVT

Patient Care

Danielle (Dani) was born and raised in Colorado. She has always been an animal lover. From saving baby birds to having a bucket of mudpuppies, which drove her parents nuts. She found her passion in vet med while living in Texas being a receptionist, lead kennel technician, and a veterinary technician. She moved back to Colorado about 2 years ago to be closer to family. Dani has worked in the field for over 7 years and is now a Registered Veterinary Technician. She enjoys working with neonates and often takes them home to foster to find a forever home. She has only been a foster failure once. In her spare time Dani spends time with her husband James, son Aiden, and their 2 aussies, Bullet & Locket. Dani is an old soul, enjoys restoring cast irons, and just having fun with family & friends.

Devyn

Devyn

Patient Care

Born in a small town in west Florida, Devyn was always surrounded by animals. She grew up watching Steve Irwin on tv and spent most of her time playing with her pets and critters in her backyard. It was at that young age that she decided her passion was animals. Devyn spent the rest of her life dedicated to helping them and learning more about what she could do. In high school, she became a Certified Veterinary Assistant and later decided to move to Colorado to pursue a career in veterinary medicine. It was here that she began working her first job as a veterinary technician, and fell in love with it. What Devyn loves most about her job is getting to know more people and their pets, and making sure they know their pets are in good hands. In her free time, Devyn enjoys writing and spending time with her boys; her corgi Tyrion, her cat Jet, and her boyfriend River. The four of them all like to go on walks and enjoy group cuddles while watching movies. For her future goals, Devyn hopes to pursue a veterinary technician degree and begin working as a technician at a wildlife zoo or reserve, so she can work on larger, more exotic animals. As a kid, she always dreamt of holding her hand up to a lion’s paw, and she still insists on making that dream a reality.

Jessi

Jessi

Patient Care

Jessi is finishing up her undergraduate at CSU and getting a bachelor’s degree in both Biology and History. She is an aspiring veterinarian and loves to constantly learn, especially in the medical field, which is why she loves her job as a veterinary assistant and working with patients at Raintree. In her free time, Jessi loves to hike with her two dogs and husband, read, and horseback ride. She is part of a group called Knights of the Tempest where she does medieval horseback riding and even jousts!

Kari, RVT

Kari, RVT

Patient Care

Kari is a Colorado native born and raised in Colorado Springs. From a young age she has always had a strong desire to help those in need; four-legged or two-legged, while being surrounded by animals large and small for the majority of her life as a former 4-H member. She recently graduated from Colorado Mountain College in 2022 with her Associates of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology and received her CVT in July. Kari’s career goals consist of orthopedic medicine, radiology, and zoo/wildlife conservation. In her free time, you’ll find Kari painting/drawing, doing yoga, tending to her house plants, and adventuring the outdoors with her boyfriend, Grayson. Although she currently has one rabbit named Krylon, there is a long list of many pets she strives to own and care for in the near future.

Karley

Karley

Patient Care

Bio coming soon!

Kiersten, RVT

Kiersten, RVT

Patient Care

Kiersten’s passion for animal care started very young, she grew up nursing wild birds back to health and helping her grandparents with cows and horses on a farm. She has a loving golden retriever named Dove and a family at home that she loves to spend time with. She graduated from a CVA program with a 4.0 and continued on to get licensed and is now an RVT. She loves being in surgery and learning new things in the veterinary field.
Lucy

Lucy

Patient Care

Lucy is a Colorado native, but new to the Fort Collins area. In 2023, she began pursuing her career in veterinary medicine after completing an associate’s in veterinary assistance to accompany her lifetime love for animals. She loves animals of all shapes, sizes, and personalities, but is particularly fond of large dog breeds. She lives with her sweet senior lab, Izze, and enjoys visiting her family dogs, Darla (Greyhound) and Archer (Dane mix). Outside of work, she enjoys reading nonfiction books, drawing, and playing jazz piano. She is thrilled to be a member of the Raintree team and looks forward to continuing her career as an animal caregiver.  

Makayla

Makayla

Patient Care

Makayla grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada and moved out to Fort Collins to get her bachelor’s degree in Zoology with the pre-vet track. During her time in college she rescued her best friend Willow who always has something to say. When Makayla is not working she enjoys hiking, photography, taking care of her plant collection, and going country dancing with her husband Joel. Makayla has always had the desire to make a difference in the world by helping both people and animals. She is now working on getting into vet school to fulfill her dream of becoming a surgeon to a variety of species as well as help provide care nationally and internationally.

Mei, RVT

Mei, RVT

Patient Care

Mei has always had a passion for medicine and has found herself working in many corners of veterinary medicine, from shelters to emergency and specialty clinics. She continues to take every possible chance to learn something new, both at work and off the clock. She is often tinkering on random projects in the workshop or simply spending some time with her menagerie of pets, all nestled in a jungle of plants peacefully at home.
Mira

Mira

Patient Care

Bio coming soon!

Natalie, RVT

Natalie, RVT

Patient Care

Natalie was born and raised in North Carolina but has also lived in Texas, New Mexico, and Nebraska. Now she lives here in Fort Collins, where she recently graduated with her Associate Degree of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology. Natalie loves learning more and more about the veterinary field and aspires to go to Vet school in the near future. In her free time, she loves exploring the outdoors, being with friends, or snuggled up with her cat named Mouse!

Nicole

Nicole

Patient Care

Nicole is originally from Chicago, Illinois and is currently a junior attending Colorado State University with a major in Zoology and a minor in Conservation Biology on the pre-vet track. Nicole will be applying to CSU’s veterinary school in just a few years with large hopes to specialize in neurology, specifically in cats and dogs. She recently rescued a 6-year-old cat named Eevee who has been attached to her hip ever since. Nicole also has a 17-year-old family cat named Scamper and a 7-year-old Labrador named Macy! In Nicole’s free time, she loves painting, hanging out with family and friends, and playing tennis.

Racquelle

Racquelle

Patient Care

Racquelle was born and raised in Colorado but is new to Fort Collins as of 2022. She is currently studying for her Associate of Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology. She loves everything outdoors and enjoys camping, hiking and rock climbing. Racquelle currently has a rescued calico kitten named Callie and a cocker spaniel named Elvis.
Rylee

Rylee

Patient Care

Rylee is a Colorado native and graduated with a degree in Equine Science from CSU. When she isn’t working she loves to shred the mountains, go running with her exuberant German shepherd, and hang out with her ducks. Her favorite type of weather is a balmy 72, with the sun shining down on her so she can ride her horse. Although she is newer to the veterinary field, she strives to fine-tune her technician skills and expand her ability to help animals large and small. Here at Raintree, when she isn’t taking care of our furry patients, Rylee is our resident sharpie thief.

Shayla

Shayla

Patient Care

Bio coming soon!

Stacy

Stacy

Patient Care

Stacy was born and raised in Fort Collins, Colorado. From a very young age, she had a deep love for animals. As she grew, she had a desire to become involved in a veterinary practice, but instead found herself in the world of banking for a number of years. Shortly after her time in banking ended, she decided to pursue her true passion in veterinary medicine. Starting out as a front desk receptionist, she quickly advanced to the role of a veterinary technician. After years of working in Neurology and Emergency Services, she wanted to further expand her professional knowledge. She was hired at Raintree in 2023, and is currently working on becoming a fully licensed veterinary technician in the state of Colorado. Stacy has two Guinea pigs (Fangs and Archie), a crested gecko (Toast), and two chihuahuas (Versace and Thrasher). In her free time she enjoys attending concerts, toy collecting, and playing Pokemon Go!
Alex

Alex

Client Relations Specialist

Alex was born and raised in Fort Collins. He graduated from Poudre High School and got a bachelor’s degree in communications with a minor in German language at Colorado State University in 2020. Alex found a passion for helping animals and their families after joining the vet field and Raintree in 2021. He spent a year in Washington before returning to Raintree Animal Hospital in June 2023. When not at Raintree, you can find Alex enjoying Star Wars or Formula 1!

Angela

Angela

Client Relations Specialist

Angela grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. She’s been living in Colorado for almost 7 years now and is enjoying every minute. Angela is the mother to an incredible son. Together they enjoy walking their dog Bear, being on the water, traveling to new places, creating art projects and reading. Angela has loved animals from a very young age, especially dogs. She is really enjoying this new experience of working around animals as she gets to learn something new about them everyday.

Emily

Emily

Client Relations Specialist

Bio coming soon!

Emma

Emma

Client Relations Specialist

Bio coming soon!

Hannah

Hannah

Client Relations Specialist

Hannah was born and raised in a small town outside of Seattle, Washington. She moved to Fort Collins in the fall of 2021 to pursue her education in animal science and to explore scenic Colorado. Hannah enjoys finding new trails to wander, swimming in lakes and painting scenes from nature. When not working, you can find her outdoors rockhounding, hiking or painting. She loves learning new things, traveling to new places, riding her horse Eugene, and cuddling up for a movie with her two dogs Harper and Bleu. She looks forward to working with the Raintree team as well as entering the vet assistant program in the fall.

Katie

Katie

Client Relations Specialist

Katie is “almost” a Colorado native as she has spent most of her life here. She graduated from the University of Northern Colorado and moved to the mountains. After a decade in Telluride and having two kids she eventually landed in Northern Colorado. She worked in the Yoga industry for 10 years and decided to make a change and try something. Her love of animals led her to Raintree.

When not working, you can find her in the outdoors golfing, hiking and skiing. She loves to visit her kids, travel with her husband and spend time with her friends or chilling at home with her dog, Sadie and her cat, Phoebe.

Kylie

Kylie

Client Relations Specialist

Kylie was born and raised in Fort Collins, Colorado. She has been an animal lover all her life and when she was young her dad dubbed her “the dog whisperer” due to her ability to make any dog melt in her arms.

She and her husband Matt are proud parents to a chihuahua mix (Oaty), Australian shepherd/Great Pyrenees (Jagger), a guinea pig (Eve), and two fancy parakeets (Limoncello & Azalea.) Kylie loves to travel and can be found just about anywhere with warm, tropical weather and a beach or bottomless margaritas!

McKenna

McKenna

Client Relations Specialist

McKenna considers herself a Colorado “almost native” — while she was born in Michigan, she grew up in Fort Collins and Loveland. She graduated from Colorado State University with a bachelor’s degree in English in 2018, before starting a career as a sales associate and aquatics specialist at Petco. A brief detour into behavioral therapy left her with the realization that her passion was with animals, and so she joined the Raintree family in March of 2023. When she’s not at Raintree, you can find her moonlighting as a freelance writer or volunteering at NOCO Humane. McKenna also enjoys drawing, cosplaying, tabletop RPGs, writing, and outdoor activities with her dog, Holly. She lives with her dog and husband in Loveland, along with her snakes, gecko, whip scorpion, and fish.
Rachel

Rachel

Client Relations Specialist

Rachel likes long walks on Horsetooth beach. She loves to cook. Although she only has two cats now, she is looking forward to becoming a full fledged cat lady one day. Her favorite hobbies include drinking tea, cross-stitching, and getting botox to maintain that scarily convincing youthful facade.
Rowan

Rowan

Client Relations Specialist

Rowan was born and raised in Denver, CO, and now attends CSU in Fort Collins, where she is studying anthropology and zoology. She began working with animals first as a volunteer at a pet rescue, then as a wrangler at a horse ranch, and finally as a supervisor at a boarding facility before starting at Raintree. In her free time, Rowan enjoys watching scary movies with her brother, cooking with her parents, and horseback riding in the mountains.

Angel

Angel

Boarding & Doggie Daycare Manager

Angel was born in southern Colorado and moved to Fort Collins in 2016. She started working with animals by volunteering at her local animal shelter. She then started a career in dog boarding and daycare where she spent most of her time over the course of roughly 6 years. Over the last few years she has spent some time in a general practice vet office and in the Critical Care Unit at CSU’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital. She is currently going to school to get an Associates of Applied Science degree to be a Certified Veterinary Technician.

Angel has 2 cats and a dog named Boo, a tripod tabby; Mowgli, a long haired black cat; and Niecy a Pomeranian mix- with a long list of plans for future pets. In her free time she enjoys going with her partner to take their toddler on many different adventures, reading, and being a serial hobbyist.

Cecily

Cecily

Boarding & Doggie Daycare

Bio coming soon

Jessica

Jessica

Boarding & Doggie Daycare

Jessica was born and raised in Greeley. After living in Romania, England, and California she returned to Colorado. Jessica started out working with the homeless before moving on to residential care for juvenile males struggling with criminogenic behaviors. Later she transitioned into animal welfare. She served as an intake specialist for the Weld County Humane Society until the organization’s dissolution in 2023. Her Bachelor of Arts in religious studies and writing was earned at the University of Redlands. She completed a Master of Arts in religious studies at Naropa University. Currently she is enrolled in a Master of Arts program for Pagan theology and history at Cherry Hill Seminary. She enjoys hiking with her dogs, sewing, reading, and death metal music.
Nikky

Nikky

Boarding & Doggie Daycare

Bio coming soon

Shauna

Shauna

Boarding & Doggie Daycare

Bio coming soon!

Trust, Convenience, and Value

At Raintree Animal Hospital, we respect your bond with your pet, and we are dedicated to meeting your needs and concerns while providing the highest quality care for your pet—from birth through their senior years.

Contact

Fort Collins
Phone: (970) 482-1987

Fax: (970) 482-6775
Email: raintree@raintreepets.com

Timnath
Phone: (970) 486-1807
Fax:
(970) 225-5482
Email: Timnath@raintreepets.com

Hours

Hospital
Mon-Fri:
 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sat: 7:30 am to 12:00 pm
Sun: Closed

Boarding & Daycare
Mon-Fri: 7:30am - 6pm
Sat: 8am-6pm
Sun: 10am-6pm

Daycare Pick-up & Drop Off 
Mon-Fri: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Sat - Sun: 10am - 4pm

Address

Fort Collins
2335 S Shields St.
Fort Collins, CO 80526
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Timnath
5620 E. Harmony Rd.
Timnath, CO 80547
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