Welcome to Val Vista Animal Hospital in Gilbert, AZ
I am from Alpine, Utah. This rural mountain community allowed me to enjoy the outdoors with our many pet family members. I always knew I had a love of all animals thus my choice in a college major was directed to the study of animal life. I attended Brigham Young University for both my Bachelor’s degree in Zoology and Master’s degree in Teratology…Read more →
Dr. Little grew up in Nebraska and Iowa. She always had dogs and loved animals of all shapes and sizes. She attended the University of Northern Iowa where she graduated with a degree in biology. She moved to Arizona to attend graduate school in microbiology at ASU. As a result of this move, she discovered she loved Arizona. She also realized she wanted to… Read more →
Dr. Mercedes Core was born in Ohio, and moved to Arizona when she was 6 years old. She grew up in Mesa, Arizona and attended Arizona State University to obtain her Bachelor of Science degree in zoology. While pursuing her undergraduate degree, Dr. Core began working in animal hospitals, first as a receptionist and eventually as a certified veterinary technician.When Dr. Core’s… Read more →
Dr. Pederson was born in Minnesota and moved out to Arizona with her family when she was 10. She attended Arizona State University for her undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering. After graduating from ASU, Dr. Pederson moved to beautiful Fort Collins, CO to pursue her veterinary degree at Colorado State University. From there, she moved back to Arizona to start practicing as a small animal veterinarian in the …Read more →
WHAT TO EXPECT DURING YOUR INITIAL VISIT TO OUR ANIMAL CLINIC:
You and your pet will be welcomed into the practice by a caring and friendly staff member. Enjoy a snack and bottle of water in your private examination room while a technician asks you some questions about your pet. Our experienced veterinarians will discuss your pet’s health with you and make a plan for a lifetime of good health and happiness. As you check out, a $20.00 DISCOUNT will be applied as a token of our appreciation for choosing us for your pet’s new doctor. We look forward to a caring for your pet and building a long-term relationship.
Located in Gilbert we are close to the following Gilbert zip codes for veterinary services or emergency animal care: 85142, 85204, 85206, 85209, 85212, 85225, 85233, 85234, 85249, 85286, 85295, 85296, 85297, 85298. Save a few minutes by filling out and printing our new client form and tell us about your pet.