• Hospital Manager

    Denise Kahler

    Denise is a native Californian who grew up in Orange County with a twin brother and lots of pets! She started working at VCA in 2001 after many years in the telecommunications industry. Over the last 13 years, Denise has managed hospitals in San Jose, Hermosa Beach, Burbank, Lake Forest, Cypress and Mission Viejo. When Denise is not working you can find her spending time with her three Dobermans or downloading another app for her iPhone. (Photo courtesy of Pet Pix)

  • Office Manager

    Cheryl C.

    Cheryl began her journey with Arroyo Animal Hospital in 1995. She has been a member of a National Veterinary Disaster Response Team since 1996 and has been deployed to several disasters across the nation to assist animals in need of emergency care. A lifetime animal lover, she has rescued several pets of all kinds including dogs, cats, goats, chickens, ferrets, horses, ducks and wildlife.

    Cheryl moved to the Saddleback area in 1967 and currently lives in the foothills there. She nurtures a variety of animals on her five acre land where she also cultivates an organic farm. She has two daughters and three grandchildren that she loves to spoil. She also enjoys fishing and camping.

    Cheryl takes great care in maintaining the highest standard of care with the animals, clients, and employees of VCA in Lake Forest (Photo courtesy of Pet Pix)