Lauren Ayala, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, University of California, Davis


Dr. Ayala was born in Carmichael and raised in Davis. She attended the University of California, San Diego, graduating in 2001 with a bachelor of science in biochemistry and cell biology. She graduated from the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2008.

Lauren joined VCA Loomis Basin Veterinary Clinic in 2008. She has a special interest in emergency and critical care. Lauren feels her background in working with human hospice patients gives her special insight for helping owners address their pets’ end-of-life care.

Lauren lives in Sacramento with her husband, Brian, and their two dogs and four cats. In her time away from the clinic, she enjoys gardening, reading, snowshoeing, or spending the afternoon on a lake.