VCA Raleigh Hills Animal Hospital

Staff Overview

Meet our Referral Care Coordinators!

VCA Raleigh Hills Animal Hospital has a Referral Care Coordinator for each specialty service. It is their job to ensure that clients have a great service experience and that  the referring veterinarian receive complete and timely information.

Anneliese Kiefer, BA, CVT, Surgery Coordinator
Anneliese is a certified veterinary technician and has her bachelors degree in fine art from The Evergreen State College with an emphasis on painting, ceramics, installation art and art theory. Anneliese has worked in the veterinary community since 2003 as both a technician and client specialist in general practice, oncology and specialty surgery. She enjoys world travel, snowboarding, rock climbing, and living in Portland. She shares her home with her acrobatics cat Fiesta and Buddy, the vocal boarder collie mix Francis Fancy Pants, and her very fur-tolerant husband.

Tricia Flynn, Oncology Coordinator
Tricia has worked in the Portland Veterinary Community for over 10 years. She has worked as a client service representative at VCA SE Portland Animal Hospital and she has worked as a hospital manager at VCA Woodstock Animal Hospital. She is a licensed realtor and plays competitive soft ball. She has adopted a dog and two cats while in the field (all three either abandoned or surrendered at a hospital).


General Practice

We have over 600 animal hospitals in 41 states and 4 Canadian provinces that are staffed by more than 3,000 fully-qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians, with more than 400 being board-certified specialists.

The nationwide VCA family of general practice hospitals give your pet the very best in medical care, providing a full range of general medical and surgical services as well as specialized treatments such as wellness, spay/neuter, advanced diagnostic services (MRI/CT Scan), internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology, neurology, boarding, and grooming. Services may vary by location.

Our family of pet hospitals stands out by delivering the greatest resources in order provide the highest quality care available for your pets. By maintaining the highest standards of pet health care available anywhere, we emphasize prevention as well as healing. We provide continuing education programs to our doctors and staff and promote the open exchange of professional knowledge and expertise. And finally, we have established a consistent program of procedures and techniques, proven to be the most effective in keeping pets healthy.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call your referring veterinarian or us immediately. If it is after hours, please contact one of the 24-hour hospitals in the Portland Metro Area:

VCA Northwest Veterinary Specialists located in Clackamas, OR at 16756 SE 82nd Drive, 503-656-3999. This 24-hour emergency and specialty referral hospital has boarded specialists in emergency and critical care, surgery, oncology, neurology, internal medicine, and ophthalmology.

VCA SE Portland Animal Hospital located in SE Portland on 139th and SE Stark, 503-255-8139. This is a 24-hour full service hospital for urgent and emergency care with two boarded surgeons.

Dove Lewis Animal Hospital in NW Portland is located at 1945 NW Pettygrove Street, 503-228-7281. This is a 24-hour emergency and critical care facility with boarded specialists in emergency and critical care and surgery.