VCA Sacramento Animal Medical Group

Kate Hamon, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, University of Tennessee


Dr. Kate Hamon was born in Chelmsford, UK and has lived most of her life in Chapel Hill, NC. She graduated from the University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. During this time, Dr. Hamon carried out a research study on diagnostic imaging in feline patients with kidney disease. After graduation she completed a one-year rotating small animal internship in medicine and surgery at VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center. Dr. Hamon joined VCA Sacramento Animal Medical Group in July of 2013.

During her free time she enjoys a variety of outdoor activities including hiking, camping, mountain biking, and scuba diving. She also likes to spend time with her dogs, Freyja and Sadie. She maintains dual citizenship and travels back to the UK every year to visit family.


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, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.