Our Doctors

Dr. Joel Conn
Joel was born and raised in Blacksburg, Virginia but migrated to California with the rest of his family following high school. He attended college at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences in 2002. Joel went on to receive his doctorate at the UC Davis School of [...]

Dr. Joel Conn

Owner, Practice Administrator, Veterinarian
Dr. Sarah Conn
Dr. Sarah Conn grew up in Minnesota, moving to California in 2000 for more sunshine and fewer mosquitoes. She received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Conservation Biology from the University of Minnesota and achieved her doctorate from UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. Upon completion of a rotating internship in emergency care, [...]

Dr. Sarah Conn

Owner, Veterinarian
Dr. Kayla Walti
Dr. Walti was born and raised in Mission Viejo, California. Her love of animals was evident from a very early age and she soon decided her path would lead her to toward veterinary medicine. The first leg of her journey took her to Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, where she left with a Bachelor’s Degree [...]

Dr. Kayla Walti

Medical Director, Veterinarian
Dr. Marcus Dela Cruz
Dr. Dela Cruz was born and raised in Sacramento, California. The start of his veterinary career began at the age of 4 when his Newfoundland rescued him from drowning in the backyard pool. From that time on, he was fascinated with the outdoors and quickly developed a connection with animals. He graduated from Sonoma State [...]

Dr. Marcus Dela Cruz

Veterinarian
Dr. Carolyn Flores
Dr. Flores was born and raised in San Pablo, California. Her love of veterinary medicine started at a young age when she would watch countless hours of Animal Planet in the morning while eating breakfast before school, especially her favorite, Emergency Vets. She went on to study at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo where she [...]

Dr. Carolyn Flores

Veterinarian
Dr. Carly Gerhardt
Dr. Carly Gerhardt comes to us all the way from Michigan, swapping freshwater Great Lakes for the Pacific Ocean. She received her Bachelor of Science and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degrees from Michigan State University.  After visiting the central coast, Dr. Gerhardt knew this was the place she wanted to make home. While attending Michigan [...]

Dr. Carly Gerhardt

Veterinarian