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 and Pam opened Animal House Veterinary Hospital in February of 2015.



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 include computers, bike riding, and any outdoor activity with the family.

Dr. Rupp's pets
A Terrier Mix named Nancy, a Maltese named Huffle Puff, a Boxer named Tiffany, and a Chihuahua named Bella. Five cats named Kenau, Ozzie, Alexander, Cooter, and Timothy.



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 opened Animal House Veterinary Hospital in February of 2015.


Pam loves rescuing stray animals (cats, dogs, exotics and etc.) and finding good and loving homes for them.

Pam's Pets
A Cavalier King Charles named Cheddar, a Schnauzer named Sherman, 2 Dachshund named Meela and Twinkie, four cats named Mustache, Tommy, Juan Pablo, Rachet, and Gimp, and a Conures named Skeeter.


Camila

Veterinary Technician

Camila was born in Colombia and moved to Miami when she was little. She graduated from FIU with her Bachelor's Degree in Biology in May 2022, and plans to become a Veterinarian in the future. Camila has been a part of the Animal House Veterinary Hospital since November of 2019. 

 

During her free time, Camila enjoys going to the beach and being outdoors. She loves to travel and try new foods. She is very passionate about animals and enjoys learning and working with them. 

 

Camila's Pets

A cat named Millie


Haven

Veterinary Technician Assistant

Haven was born and raised in Davie, Florida. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. After she graduates, she plans to continue her education in the Veterinary field. She loves animals—caring for them is something she has done her whole life. Haven has been a part of the Animal House Veterinary Hospital family since January of 2022.

 

During her free time, Haven spends her time working out, playing volleyball, horseback riding and other outdoor activities.

 

Haven's Pets

Five cats named Peta, George, Mouse, Handsome Boy and Tuffin as well as five dogs named Penny, Precious, Serena, Grace and Cookie (Pig). 


Michelle

Kennel / Technician Assistant

Michelle was born and raised in Miami inside of a Cuban/Colombian household. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, with hopes of being a Veterinarian in the future. Michelle has been a part of the Animal House Veterinary Hospital since October of 2022.


During her free time, Michelle loves to read novels and research true crime cases. Ideally, she wants to work directly with Forensic Veterinary Medicine.

Michelle’s Pets

A dog named Mindy.


Kayla

Kennel / Technician Assistant

Kayla was born and raised in Hollywood Fl.  She is currently in school getting a high school diploma while taking a veterinary assistant class. Kayla has a goal of becoming a veterinarian one day.  Kayla has been a part of the Animal House Veterinary Hospital family since October of 2022.

 

During her free time she likes to go to the gym, hang with friends, go to the beach and on nature walks. 

 

Kayla’s pets 

A German shepherd named Dallas and a cat named Foxy.


Colin

Kennel / Technician Assistant

Colin was born in Jupiter, Florida and grew up in South Florida. Currently, he is finishing high school and hopes to join the US Army. Colin is Dr. Rupp’s son. Because both of his parents are Veterinarians, Colin has grown up loving and caring for animals his whole life. Colin has always been around the hospital, but he officially became part of Animal House Veterinary Hospital in April of 2022. 

 

In his free time, Colin is an avid fisherman, he enjoys strength training at the gym, and has been involved in martial arts for the last 12 years (including MMA, Muay Thai, and Krav Maga). He enjoys watching anime, documentaries, and horror movies; he also loves spending time with his friends. Colin is a huge world history buff.

 

Colin’s Pets

Shares the same pets as Dr. Rupp. 


Javier

Kennel / Technician Assistant

Javier was born and raised in Plantation, Florida. He is currently attending Barry University, but hopes to transfer to University of Florida to complete his Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. He wants to become a veterinarian because he loves animals and wants to care for them any way he can. He has been part of Animal House Veterinary Hospital family since 2020.

 

During his free time, Javier likes to play video games or watch movies; he also likes to hang out with his friends, and do outdoor activities, like camping.

 

Javier’s Pets



Alejandra

Finance Manager / Receptionist

Alejandra grew up in Chile and lived in NY up until 1986. She moved to South Florida with her two kids, Ray and Pam. Alejandra worked with 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 a part of the Animal House Veterinary Hospital family since October of 2022.

 

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 pet’s home.


Alessa

Receptionist

Alessa was born in Davie and raised in South Florida. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree and hopes to continue studying veterinary medicine after she graduates. She has always been an avid lover of animals and hopes to use her knowledge to help them in any way she can. She has been part of the Animal House Veterinary Hospital since October of 2022. 

In her free time, Alessa spends time reading or with her baby niece. She also loves going on hikes or nature walks in the many beautiful parks and botanical gardens that Florida offers.

Alessa’s Pets

Alessa has four pets: a chocolate labrador named Coco, a mixed dog named Kobe, and two cats named Peep and Silver.