Dr. Becky Van Riper, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, University of California, Davis


Dr. Van Riper received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from UC Davis in 1993. She then completed a one-year internship in small animal medicine and surgery with the Sacramento Animal Medical Group in 1994. Dr. Van Riper has had the pleasure of working at this hospital since 1994. She has 3 cats, 3 dogs and 2 human children. Her special interests lie in surgery, exotic species and working dogs, although her original interested in veterinary medicine was due to a love of cats.