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10140 W 44th Ave, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

Dr. Kendra LaFauci received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Tufts University. After a few years working in both the human and veterinary medical fields, she returned to Tufts University, this time to the veterinary school, earning her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. Following graduation, she completed a one-year small animal rotating internship at VCA Alameda East in Denver.  She then went on to complete a three-year residency in cardiology with CVCA-Cardiac Care for Pets in the Maryland/Greater DC Area and recently achieved Diplomate Status with the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine-Cardiology. Dr. LaFauci is excited to return to the great state of Colorado as a member of the Petcardia team offering full-service cardiology care at Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital.  She enjoys the robust support of the Petcardia team that allows her to provide thorough, individualized care for her patients and their families.


Tufts University

Bachelor of Science

Tufts University

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital

Rotating Internship, Small Animal Medicine

CVCA-Cardiac Care for Pets

Residency, Cardiology

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology)

Board Certified in Veterinary Cardiology

Wheat Ridge
Animal Hospital

10140 W. 44th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033


Vision Statement

Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital will be the premier veterinary hospital in the state, providing unsurpassed veterinary care and client service, offering the best possible clinical outcomes for our patients and an empathetic partner in the process for our clients.

Bill Cicero, BS, MBA, Hospital Director

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