Staff Members


Lee F. Bregitzer, D.V.M.
Chief of Staff
1969 Purdue University graduate with honors. Winner of multiple scholastic awards. Special interests in ear diseases, surgery, and internal medicine. Hobbies include hot-air ballooning, golfing, camping, and dancing. Volunteers services with Christian Veterinary Missions in Third World countries.

Henry L. "Jerry" Wasserburger, III D.V.M.
Staff Veterinarian
CSU graduate practicing for 15 years. Specializes in exotics, birds, small animal medicine and surgery. Jerry enjoys raising and racing sled dogs and horticulture.

Kerry Madole, D.V.M.
Staff Veterinarian
OSU graduate with over 3 years experience in private practice. Special interests in feline medicine and surgery. Hobbies include mule riding, outdoor activities and mountain adventures.

Evelyn Naber, D.V.M.
Staff Veterinarian
Recent graduate of CSU. Concentrates in area of small animal medicine and surgery. Soon to complete master's degree in epidemiology. Competitive softball player and soccer enthusiast.

Michelle Behrendt, D.V.M.
Director of Emergency Services
CSU graduate who serves complete animal needs of the Byers, Colorado area. In addition to directing the emergency clinic at Columbine Animal Hospital she also enjoys rodeoing, horseback riding, and breeding border collies.