VCA Cedar Animal Hospital

Serving Minneapolis, the Veterinarians of VCA Cedar Animal Hospital stand ready to meet your pet's health needs. Call 612-721-7431 to schedule an appointment.

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.

  • Courtney Blake

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: University of Minnesota

    Dr. Blake is pictured with her two "kids," Ginger and Lucy. She loves taking them for long walks and playing fetch for hours! She enjoys camping and going for hikes in the woods. Dr. Blake also loves ...
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  • Pan Burrill

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Minnesota

    Dr. Burrill was born in Canada but grew up in Massachusetts. She attended Wellesley College before moving to Minnesota for veterinary school. Following graduation, she completed a year long internship ...
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  • Christy Lee

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

    Dr. Lee (formerly Dr. Prinz,) is from Inver Grove Heights, MN. She attended St. Olaf College where she studied pre-veterinary medicine and majored in music. She enjoyed veterinary school at Ross ...
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  • Ashley Smit

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Kansas State University

    Dr. Ashley Smit comes to Minnesota from the great state of Kansas.  She attended Kansas State University for undergrad, studying biology, music and Spanish.  She continued at KSU for veterinary ...
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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.

Animal Emergency & Referral Center- 651-293-1800- 1542 W. 7th St., St Paul MN 55102

Affiliated Emergency Hospital- 763-529-6560- 4708 Highway 55, Golden Valley MN 55416

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