SAFE HAVEN'S VETERINARIAN
Dr. Lesli A. Hewitt has been working with animals of all kinds for more than twenty-five years. She has always had a passion for zoo medicine and during veterinary school held externships at the San Francisco Zoo and The Avian & Exotics Clinic in Monterey, CA. She strives to understand and treat canine, feline, avian, and exotic species' ailments and diseases with the utmost concern.
Dr. Hewitt is the owner/veterinarian at Quail Ridge Animal Hospital in Carson City, NV and is certified in PennHIP evaluation through Penn State Veterinary College. She enjoys surgeries of all kinds, internal medicine, dental care, geriatric care, and all aspects of good, quality family veterinary care. She loves all aspects of veterinary medicine and is excited to be working with Safe Haven Rescue Zoo to care for their animals. It fulfills a lifelong dream to work with large cats and wildlife/zoo animals.
Dr. Hewitt's family consists of her husband, two children, two dogs, two cats, a parrot, and a freshwater fish tank. Her other interests include camping, quad riding, motorcycle riding, scuba diving, gardening, snow-skiing, and just hanging out with her family and friends. Her children are very active in extracurricular activities, so she keeps herself very busy between work and home.