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Our Mission Statement
Our mission is to provide top quality veterinary care to clients and their pets. Our experienced and knowledgeable team, working together with our clients, strives to maintain a caring, compassionate, happy and comfortable environment.
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We're proud to partner with Golden Retriever Rescue of the Rockies , providing veterinary care for their rescued Golden Retrievers for over 20 years!
Dougie is a 4 year old Doodle available for adoption through GRRR.
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Meet Our Veterinarians
Dr. Scott Carpenter
Dr. Scott Carpenter, a Colorado native, grew up in Lakewood and Arvada. He graduated from Arvada West High School in 1980. Dr. Carpenter attended Colorado State University, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1984 and his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1987.
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The best. The people here are so wonderful and care so much about animals (and their humans) that it is truly heartwarming. Dr. Mathews and every vet tech we have worked with has been nothing short of amazing. I couldn't recommend AWVH any more highly.
- Matt S. / Arvada, CO
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