About Us

We love what we do. And it shows.

Our Story

"We are here to make a difference in the lives of our patients and their owners – to provide a sustainable and essential alternative to the high cost of surgery and dental work. We’re rescuing pets from economic euthanasia and keeping them in homes where they belong." – Dr. Kristin Engel

Our People

team-member veterinarian

Kristin Engel, DVM

Owner & Veterinarian

Dr. Kristin is a graduate of Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She grew up in Northwest Iowa on a small hobby farm surrounded by a menagerie of animals. Dr. Kristin resides in Omaha with her husband and two daughters. Emily, a golden retriever rounds things out with her endless energy and love.



Warrior Princess

After retiring from a life of danger as The Warrior Princess, Xena has found a true place to call home. A proud display of feline beauty, her life knows nothing less than that of constant snuggles and an abundance of food. Though she may appear to let her guard down in her residence of comfort, she is always on the lookout to protect and serve those she loves most.