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Elizabeth A. Barr, D.V.M.
Dr. Barr graduated from Colorado State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 1985. Following graduation she completed an internship and one year of residency in small animal medicine and surgery at California Animal Hospital in West Los Angeles, where she met her husband Dr. Lusk.
Dr. Barr and her husband, veterinarian Dr. Lusk opened the Animal Hospital of Thousand Oaks in 1991. Dr. Barr concentrates primarily on day to day practice management and operations. She encourages and provides all staff members with continuing education opportunities.
Dr. Barr resides in Thousand Oaks with her husband and pet family. Her son is a recent graduate of The Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Forest Science. Dr. Barr enjoys reading, tennis and spending time with her family, furry and otherwise.
Sharon J. Bass, D.V.M.
Dr. Bass graduated from State University of N.Y. at Albany with a B.S. in biology. She has an M.S. in physiology from Washington State University (1984) and a doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Washington (1989). She is a member of the AVMA, CVMA, and the SBVVMA. Her professional interests include internal medicine, endocrinology, and dentistry. She presently serves as a community member on Amgen's IACOC committee, overseeing animal welfare in research.
Dr. Bass has lived in Newbury Park since 1989 and enjoys hiking and mountain biking in our beautiful mountains. She and her husband have two sons and a "chi-weenie" named Rocco.
Jody Milburn, D.V.M
Dr. Milburn grew up in Northridge and did her undergraduate studies at U.C. Santa Barbara, receiving her B.A. in Zoology. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Oklahoma State University in 1998. Since then she has enjoyed taking care of dogs, cats and other furry or feathered family members. She prides herself in taking a logical, practical approach to pet care and hopes she is as warm and fuzzy as her patients. Currently, she is a member of the AVMA, CVMA, SCVMA and SBVVMA. Dr. Milburn has two sons and loves spending her free time with them.
Julie Pick - Registered Veterinary Technician
Julie is in charge of our staff of registered veterinary technicians and manages the back office. Contact her with any questions or concerns on your pet's care. Julie is also very knowledgeable and helpful with special pet product, medication and pet food order requests. Contact Julie at [email protected]
Cindie McDuffee - Office Manager
Cindie is available to help you get the best care for your pets. Contact her with questions on office processes or appointments. She'd love to hear your comments and suggestions on our service. Contact Cindie at [email protected]
Kirsten & Primrose
Patient Care Team
Andrea & Eva
Registered Veterinary Technician
Nicole & Elsa
Natalie & Puffball