VCA All Pet Animal Hospital/Taylorsville

John F. Huff III, DVM, DACVD, Veterinary Specialist

DVM, Colorado State University
Certifications: DACVD


Dr. Huff grew up in Littleton, Colorado, graduating from Arapahoe High School. He attended Colorado State University for seven years obtaining a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry with high honors in 1979 and his DVM in 1983 in the top 25% of his class. After practicing small animal medicine and surgery in Arizona for one year, Dr. Huff was accepted into and completed a rotating internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. After practicing in Michigan for seven years and in Utah for eleven years, Dr. Huff moved back home to friends and family in Colorado.
His professional achievements include traveling to England to help eradicate foot and mouth disease and special training in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. Over the last five years Dr. Huff has pursued an interest in veterinary dentistry, obtaining the status of a Fellow in the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry in 2008. Dr. Huff's practice is limited to veterinary dentistry with emphasis on endodontics (root canals), prosthodontics (crowns), orthodontics (braces), periodontology (gum disease) and oral surgery.
Outside of work Dr. Huff enjoys skiing, snowboarding, backcountry skiing, music, hiking, and camping. He has built a wood strip canoe, two guitars and has climbed all the peaks over 14,000 feet in Colorado.

Dr. Huff visits our practice once a month for Advanced Dental Procedures. He practices full time at VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital in Denver, Colorado.


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 during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.