Meet The Team


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.

Dr. Rupp's pets
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 Mombo, Cheeto, Midget, Hal, Kenau,  Frito and Etsio, two Lovebirds named Fat Patricia and Aubery, and a Guinea Pig name Gizmo. 

 


Pamela 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.

Pam's Pets
A Cavalier King Charles named Cheddar, a Schnauzer named Sherman, a Chihuahua named Pookie, a Dachshund named Magoo, four cats named Nicholas, Juan Pablo Rachet and Gimp, a Conure named Skeeter and a Sugar Glider named Bobby.


Anais

Technician

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.

Anais' Pets
JD a three legged beagle mix, 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

Technician

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. 

Joshua's Pets
Two Dachsunds  named Mella, and Twankie, and a Cat named Mustache. 


Alejandra

Finance Manager / Receptionist

Alejandra grew up in Chile and lived in NY until 1986. She moved to South Florida with her two kids, Ray and Pam. Alejandra worked in computers for 25 years for Beckman Coulter and retired to spend time with her husband John and her pets. After 7 years of retirement life, she decided to go back to work. She has been part of the Animal House Veterinary Hospital family since 2015.

In her free time, she enjoys reading, listening to classic and country music, and traveling to visit the family.


Alejandra's Pets
Pam and Alejandra are mother & daughter, she lovingly let Pam bring her rescue pets home.
 


Rochelle

Receptionist

Rochelle grew up in New York, and move to Florida in 2000. Rochelle graduated from La Guardia Community College in 1999 with a degree in Veterinary Technology. She has been working in the veterinary field since 1990.  Rochelle started working at Animal House Veterinary Hospital in August 2018. 

In her spare time likes to relax when she can but dedicates her times to her daughter Raevyn and her loved ones. 

 

Rochelle's Pets

A Pekinese named Pupalina.


Claudia

Receptionist

Claudia grew up Colombia, Bogota and in 2002, she moved with my family to the United States. She attended the University of Florida in 2013, during the summer she did an internship in Colombia, Bogota at a Veterinary hospital working with cats and dogs. Later in 2015 she did another internship in Puerto Rico, Bayamon where she worked in a Conservation Center for Manatees. She obtained her Bachelors in Marine Science in 2016. After graduating she moved to Australia for 2 years. In April 2019, she came back to Florida in search of a job I was able interact with animals and was able learn and gain more experience in this field that she loves. Claudia started working at Animal House Veterinary Hospital in June 2019.

In her free time, Claudia likes to stay active and work out, do yoga and Boxing. She also enjoys traveling, meeting new people, learning about new cultures and outside activities.


Abigail

Kennel / Technician Assistant

Abigail was born and raised in Pembroke Pines, FL. She has always had a passion and love of working with animals ever since she was little. She is currently attending Broward Community College and majoring in Biochemical Science. Abigail started working at Animal House veterinary Hospital in May 2019. 

 

Some things she loves are going to the beach, going on her boat with family and friends, rollerblading, traveling and snorkeling.

 

Abigail’s Pets

Two parakeet’s name Loki and Lucy. 




Karina

Kennel / Technician Assistant

Karina was born and raised in Hialeah, FL and has been volunteering and working with animals since she was 14 years old. She’s working on receiving her Bachelor’s Degree in biology from Florida International University. Karina has been and still is the go to pet sitter for her family, friends and neighbors. She also pet sits for multiple sitting sites and adores her job. 

 
Some things she loves are animals, the beach, her family, friends and bike riding. Her passions involve coming to work , learning and being with animals. Karina started working at Animal House Veterinary Hospital in May 2019. 
 
Karina’s Pets
A miniature pincher named Harley & a pit bull mix named Kahlúa.


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