VCA North Division Animal Medical Center

Lacey Rasmussen, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Washington State University


Having grown up on a farm, Dr. Schenk has always loved working with animals. Her hope is that her efforts can allow her patients to live longer, happier and more comfortable lives. Dr. Schenk Graduated from Washington State University's Veterinary School. She spent the first year of her veterinary career in Los Angeles in an emergency treatment setting and has been working in the veterinary field since she was 15 years old. Her pets include 2 chihuahuas, Gerty and Tiny Tim, as well as a horse named Chiqua. When she's not at the clinic, Dr. Schenk enjoys horseback riding, playing the piano and tennis.


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 during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.