Compassionate Care for Your Companion
Dr. Ross Babcock is a 1967 graduate of Colorado State University and established Palo Verde Animal Hospital in 1971. Dr. Babcock has a special interest in avian and primate (birds and monkeys) medicine.
Dr. Krumins comes to the practice via Indiana and Virginia. She is a graduate from the University of Notre Dame (B.A.) and Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine (DVM ’14) after which she practiced at a reproductively focused clinic in northern Virginia. Dr. Krumins’s areas of interest are soft tissue surgery, pediatrics, and dentistry. In her free time she enjoys exploring Arizona, hiking, skiing, and traveling. She has owned a parakeet, ferret, hamster, newts, and dogs.
Palo Verde Animal Hospital is an American Animal Hospital Association approved hospital. This membership is only given to those hospitals that meet and exceed AAHA’s standards for facilities, equipment and procedures. We are visited regularly by AAHA consultants who help us monitor our compliance to these standards. We are a full service hospital with a team of doctors and staff that have provided the best care for pets all over the valley for over 40 years.
Professional Services Include…
Examinations and consultations, major and minor medical problems, expert feline and canine medicine, advanced bird medicine and surgery, reptile/primate/pocket pet care, advanced small ruminant care, complimentary vaccinations, diagnostic evaluations, electrocardiogram, endoscopy, diagnostic ultrasound, digital x-ray and digital dental x-ray, geriatric care, annual/comprehensive health screens, surgical care, intensive care hospitalization, dental care, preventative medicine, house calls, lodging and daycare, grooming, laser surgery, puppy and kitten health maintenance programs, etc…
At Palo Verde Animal Hospital we provide the highest quality care to each and every patient. Every pet is special to us and deserves to be cared for with love and respect. We are dedicated to alleviating your pet's pain with gentle loving care and proven methods. With continuing education, you can feel confident knowing that our compassionate, well-trained doctors and staff are here to provide superior medical care for your pet. The healthcare of your companion is very important to us and there is nothing more assuring than knowing your pet is safe and happy with us.