Our Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians and Team of Westside Animal Hospital! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 831-427-2239 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

    President / Veterinarian

  • Dr. David J Shuman, DVM

    After graduating from UCSC in 1989 with a B.A. in Biology, Dr. Dave Shuman went on to earn…

    Hospital Manager

  • Becky Butler

    Like just about everyone else on staff here, she enjoys spending time with her animals.…

    Lead Veterinary Technician

  • Rachel Van Horn, RVT

    Rachel has always had a love for animals and has worked in the veterinary business for…

    UCSC Student Staff

  • Andrew Doan

    I am a fourth year student at UCSC pursuing a Biology B.S. degree. I grew up in San Jose…
  • Jesse Cole

    I am a current third year undergrad at UC Santa Cruz studying Molecular, Cell, and…