Liz Ruark, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Tufts University


Dr. Ruark graduated from Harvard University with a degree in linguistics and Romance languages in 1994. She came to veterinary medicine after a career as a writer and editor of travel guides, textbooks, and magazines, earning her DVM at Tufts University in 2008. She joined the staff of VCA Lancaster Animal Hospital in June of that year.

When she’s not taking care of her clients’ pets, Dr. Ruark is helping her husband, John, to care for their brood of furry and not-so-furry beasts, including their daughters, Siena and Thalia, their cats, Penny and Tenzing, and their dog, Barley. She also fosters dogs for Big Fluffy Dog Rescue.