Sara Neilson, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Oregon State University


Dr. Neilson received her DVM from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Oregon State University in 2009. During veterinary school, she participated extensively in the International Veterinary Student Association club and helped to establish a yearly veterinary clinic on Ometepe Island in Nicaragua. Prior to veterinary school, Sara lived in Salt Lake City and attended the University of Utah, where she earned a bachelor of science in biology. Sara has an interest in physical rehabilitation for pets.

Sara joined VCA Loomis Basin Veterinary Clinic in July 2009. In her free time, Sara enjoys being outdoors, with a particular love for backpacking. She has a 14-year-old Doberman named Webber, a 3-year-old Goldendoodle named Zoie and a 4-year-old cat named Minnie.