VCA Orchard Animal Hospital

Kate Kerr, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine


Dr. Kerr was born and raised in Vermont and New Hampshire. She studied at the University of Vermont for her undergraduate degree before moving to Colorado to attend the Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology. After working as a technician for several years, she decided to take her education to the next level and attended the Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, where she received a full scholarship. Her clinical year was spent at the University of Florida. Dr. Kerr comes to us most recently from Northern Virginia where she practiced small animal medicine. Dr. Kerr's professional interests include dentistry, radiology, and soft tissue surgery. Outside of the hospital, she enjoys scuba diving, golfing, snowboarding, and spending time with her husband Rick.


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, please call us immediately. If it is after hours please contact:

VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital

9770 E. Alameda Ave., Denver CO  80247