VCA Vineyard Animal Hospital

Kathleen Sutten, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Washington State University


Dr. Sutten grew up on Bainbridge Island, in western Washington’s Puget Sound.  She attended Occidental College in Los Angeles, where she majored in Biology.  After a few years working as a veterinary assistant, Dr. Sutten attended the College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University, graduating in 2013 and she joined VCA soon after graduation.  She has an interest in ophthalmology and infectious disease, and a special affection for pit bulls and other misunderstood breeds.  In her spare time, Dr. Sutten enjoys distance swimming, backpacking, and spending time with her husband (a mixed animal veterinarian) and two dogs, Walker and Dixie-Toot.


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 Pet Emergency Services at 509-547-3477 located at 8913 Sandifur Parkway, Pasco