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(970) 249-8185

When it comes to caring for your pet, you want a team you can trust. The doctors and staff at Alta Vista Animal Hospital are here to serve the needs of you and your pets.

Take a moment to learn more about our friendly staff, and give us a call today at 970-249-8185 to schedule your appointment.

Renee Rumrill, DVM

Dr. Renee Rumrill sees pets as family members when it comes to her own furry companions and the those of her clients. She understands the strong bond that people form with the four-legged creatures that share our homes and lives. She is a 1996 graduate of Colorado State University's College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She moved from Eagle, Colorado, to assume ownership of Alta Vista Animal Hospital in 2011. She lives near Montrose with her three dogs, Bilbo,Buddy and Luka, two cats Stipe and Dinah, Bigwig the rabbit, and her Morgan horse, Sunny. Dr. Renee and Sunny love exploring the many trails surrounding the beautiful Montrose area.

Shanay Osborne

Client Services Representative:  Shanay's smile will be the first one you see when you arrive at Alta Vista Animal Hospital. As a client services representative, she brings a calming presence to our reception desk. She has a strong interest helping our clients with all of their needs.  She is an Arkansas native (listen for the accent!) who loves all types of animals and is excited to work in the veterinary field.  Outside of work, Shanay loves playing with her daughter and exploring the Montrose area.


Mary Boland

Client Services Representative and Office Administrator. Mary has been with us at Alta Vista Animal Hospital for several years.. To watch Mary balance the various demands of a busy front desk is to like watching er. Mary is a native of Montrose and lives with her husband, Rob. They enjoy cultivating orchids. Mary is also known as a ruthless video gamer!

Sara Witsken

Veterinary Technician: Sara provides a gentle, caring touch with our patients. She loves dressing her Corgi cross Eliza in seasonal outfits. A Western Slope native, she has traveled to do mission work. Helping people has always been important to Sara.

Amy Armstrong

Kennel Manager: Amy has cared for animals all her life, from her family's farm in California, to the dogs and turtles she now has. She gets to know all the pets that come to stay with us, making sure that they're comfortable and pampered during their stays. Amy and husband Tony road trips around Western Colorado on their days off.

Shelly Davis

Client Services Representative: Shelly works to put our clients at ease with her smile and quick wit. Shelly is a devoted grandmother to her granddaughter. She shares her home with cats Piper and Maizie, and dog Harlie Quinn.

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Office Hours

Monday8am - 5pm
Tuesday8am - 5pm
Wednesday8am - 5pm
Thursday8am - 5pm
Friday8am - 5pm
Day Morning Afternoon
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
8am - 5pm 8am - 5pm 8am - 5pm 8am - 5pm 8am - 5pm 9am-1pm Closed

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