VCA All About Pets Animal Hospital

Golden Valley Veterinarians

We invite you to explore the biographies of our doctors and learn more about them. Our doctors have a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

  • Luis Sepulveda

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: University of Concepcion-

    Dr. Sepulveda grew up on a farm in small town called San Bernardo, south of Santiago-Chile. He received his DVM degree from
    the University of Concepcion in 1998. He moved to the United States ...
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  • Jennifer Kokes

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Dr. Kokes started working for for VCA All About Pets in 2001. She has a Shephard mix named "Rita Mae" and a Siberian cat named "Cheddar". In her free time she enjoys going to the Minnesota Wild games, ...
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  • Jaime Shriver

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Minnesota

    Dr. Jaime Shriver graduated from the University of Minnesota College of
    Veterinary Medicine in 2010. She joined the VCA All About Pets staff in
    2012. Dr. Shriver is a Minnesota native ...
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Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.