MEET OUR TEAM
DR KRISTY UTT
Practice-owner Dr. Kristy Utt is a 1986 graduate of the Colorado State University School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Utt is a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners certified in Canine and Feline Practice, a very prestigious title held by a select group of veterinarians worldwide. She came to Bakersfield shortly after graduating and joined Auburn Animal Hospital. Dr. Utt took over the hospital in 1990 when then-owner Dr. David Pace retired. Her professional interests include orthopedic surgery, ultrasound, endoscopy and canine reproduction. She keeps busy after hours showing her Bull Terriers and painting watercolors.
DR. PEGEEN HENRY
Dr. Henry is a 1993 graduate of the University of California at Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. She came to Bakersfield in 1995 and joined Auburn Animal Hospital in 2005. She lives with her husband and 2 children and keeps busy with her horses and guide-dog puppies-in-training. She is also an avid quilter.
DR. ANN HAMILTON HUDEK
Dr. Hudek is a 2000 graduate of the University of California at Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. Prior to that she worked as a Registered Veterinary Technician since 1982. She moved to Bakersfield in 2004 with her mother and son. After hours she enjoys walking her dogs (Dorie and Teddy), scrapbooking, painting, and gardening. Her special Interests include Dermatology and Internal Medicine.
DR. LETICIA LOPEZ-DAVIDSON
We are pleased to announce the return of Dr Leticia Lopez-Davidson to Auburn Animal Hospital. Dr. Davidson is a graduate of The University of California at Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. Her interests include the study of reptile and aquatic habitats and lifestyles with an emphasis on Chameleons. She has an active household with her 2 beautiful daughters and husband/educator Craig. She also shares her home with multiple pets including her Boston Terrier, Skye and Soft coated Wheaton Terrier, Finnegan. Dr. Davidson has also recently started instructions in English Riding Lessons.