Dr. Greg Rupp, DVM Veterinarian
Dr. Rupp graduated from Ohio State University in 1999. From there he completed a one year internship in Avian and Exotic Medicine and Surgery at Ohio State University. Dr. Rupp has been practicing in South Florida since 2000 and treats all exotic animals except primates and fish.
Dr. Rupp's family consists of his wife, Dr. Tacy Rupp, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM (Veterinary Cardiology) who also practices in South Florida, and their son Colin. Some of Dr. Rupp's interests outside of work inculde computers, bike riding, and any outdoor activity with the family.
A Shih Tzu named Momo, a Terrier Mix named Nancy, a Maltese named Huffle Puff, a Boxer named Tiffany, and a Chihuahua named Bella. Seven cats named Mylo, Mombo, Cheeto, Midget, Hal, Kenau and Frito, a Hawk-Headed Parrot named Chumby, two Lovebirds named Fat Patricia and Aubery, and a Guinea Pig named Gizmo.
Pam Gonzalez, Practice Manager & Technician
Pam was born in New Jersey and grew up in South Florida. She graduated from Broward College with a degree in Business Administration. Pam has been in the veterinary field since 2000 and has gained an extraordinary amount of hands-on experience over the years. Pam and Dr. Rupp open Animal House Veterinary Hospital in February 2015.
Pam loves rescuing stray animals (cats, dogs, exotics and etc.) and finding them good and loving homes.
A Cavalier King Charles named Cheddar, a Schnauzer named Sherman, a Chihuahua named Pookie, a Dachshund named Magoo, 5 cats named Morris, Nicholas, Juan Pablo Rachet and Gimp, a Conure named Skeeter and a Sugar Glider named Bobby.
Anais was born in Hialeah, FL and has been working in the veterinary field since 2006. She received her Associates Degree from Miami Dade College and then went on to finish her Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science from North Carolina State University. Anais is currently working on becoming a Certified Veterinary Technician and is interested in dentistry, avian and exotic medicine, and canine behavior. Her passion is animal welfare, learning about exotic animal husbandry and educating clients to aid in better care for their loved ones. Anais started working at Animal House Veterinary Hospital in June 2015.
Before moving back to FL, in her spare time Anais enjoyed working with the Turtle Rescue team in the NCSU Vet School and training SPCA dogs for the Canine Assisted Rehabilitation of the Elderly program through the Pre-Vet Club at NCSU. Anais also enjoys spending time with family and friends.
JD a three legged beagle mix that was brought in as a stray hit by car, Don Juan a Blue and Gold Macaw, Charlie a Columbian Red Tailed Boa, Cheer wine a Red eared slider, Mellow Yellow a Yellow eared slider, Gilbert the Tortoise, Frank a Box turtle, and Hook a cat.
Joshua grew up in New York and moved to Florida when he was a teenager. Joshua has been involved in many sports that have led him to be a very athletic person. Throught High School he joined the Baseball, Basketball, and Football team and was also involved in other activities such as boxing and martial arts. Joshua recently graduated from Coral Springs Fire Academy where he succesfully obtained his EMT and Fire State certification, and is in progress to starting his Paramedics at Broward College in August. Joshua started working at Animal House Veterinary Hospital in February 2015.
Joshua loves to spend his time working out at the gym with his cousin, playing basketball, spending time with his loved ones, eating, video games, and most importantly, driving his car. He also goes lobster diving and fishing with his friends from the Fire Academy.
2 Dachsunds named Pixie, and Stanky Twankie.
Yesenia, Receptionist / Technician Assistant
Yesenia was born and raised in Hollywood Fl. She has been working in the veterinary field since 2016 and started here at Animal House Veterinary Hospital in September 2017. Yesenia is very eager to engage with different species of animals, and absorb vast information throughout her journey in the veterinary field. Yesenia discovered her love of Veterinary Medicine through her aunt which has been veterinary technician since early 2001.
On her spare time Yesenia enjoys listening to music and spending time with her family, friends, and pets.
Wrath, the cat who she rescued in 2015, and her brothers Veild Chameleon Juicy that they have had since 2016.
Ana was born in Cuba in October of 1960 and moved to Hialeah FL when she was only 6 years old. She was raised in Hialeah where she attended Miami Dade Community College and obtained a degree as a Surgical Technician in Human Medicine. Ana has been married to her husband Tony since 1981 and has two beautiful children Anthony and Anais. She is very thankful for her gorgeous grandson Jacob from her son and daughter in-law Cristy.
Ana's love is being a surgical tech and working side by side with surgeons as she assisted them during surgery in the following Hospitals: Palm Springs General Hospital, Hialeah Hospital, and Aventura Hospital.
Recently, Ana has made a major change to her life and entered a new field of knowledge. Ana started working at Animal House in March 2017, where she is starting to share a new passion for animals with her daughter Anais. She is excited about learning new things in Veterinary Medicine and loves being able to speak with client when they come in and comforts them when needed.
Ana and Anais are mother & daughter, she lovingly let Anais bring her rescue pets home.
Jasnaid, Kennel/Technician Assistant
Jazz was born in Miami, FL but her family originates from Medellin, Colombia. She has been interested in the veterinary field for many years and has always had a passion for helping animals. Since a young age, she can remember always bringing home stray dogs as well as litters of kittens to foster. Jazz is very thankful for her Mom and older Brother who raised her and supported her through all her choices and endeavors, including becoming a Mother herself. She is currently focused on growing in the Veterinary field and absorbing as much knowledge as possible. Jazz started working at Animal House Veterinary Hospital in February 2018 and is working hard towards training as a Veterinary Technician.
In her free time Jazz enjoys being outdoors, learning about animals, and being around her family, friends, and pets. Her favorite quote "Saving one animal may not change the world, but it will change the world for that one animal." - Anonymous
2 Chihuahuas anmed Blackie and Bellita, a Chiweenie/Lab mix named Bruno, and a cat named Shadoe.
Daniella, Kennel/ Technician Assistant
Daniella was born in New York and raised in Pembroke Pines, FL. She is attending FIU and majoring in biology. She has always been interested in working with animals and aspires to attend Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine. In the Future, Daniella hopes to be able to travel to Africa and volunteer her time working with and helping Elephants. Daniella started working at Animal House Veterinary Hospital in January 2018.
In her spare time Daniella enjoys spending time with her family, boyfriend, playing soccer, and workign out.
A Boxer named Tyson, and 2 Chihuahuas named Princess and Bella
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