Ark Animal Clinic

Your pets mean the world to you. Guess what? They mean the world to us, too! At Ark Animal Clinic, we strive to provide the very best medical care possible while treating you and your pets with the professionalism, courtesy, and respect you deserve. We offer state-of-the-art care and client consultation services with the goal of promoting your pet’s overall health and longevity, while building a lasting relationship with you. It is our privilege and pleasure to care for our patients, so call today to learn about our services and start making a difference in your pet’s life.

Young boy and girl with dog and cat
  • Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • Veterinarian Joann M. Voss and a dog outside at a park

    Joann M. Voss, DVM, DABVP (Canine, Feline)

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Voss graduated from Kansas State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1980.  Prior to that, she attended Oregon State University and graduated with honors in Animal Science.  She began veterinary practice in Eugene, Oregon, and founded Westmoreland Animal Hospital in 1987.  Dr. Voss served for many years as an officer of the Lane County Veterinary Medical Association and on the board of directors of the Eugene-Springfield Emergency Veterinary Hospital.

    In 2008, Dr. Voss completed the rigorous studies and examinations required to earn Diplomate status in the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners.  ABVP is a specialty board dedicated to advancing the quality of veterinary medicine through the recognition and certification of veterinarians who demonstrate excellence in species-oriented clinical practice.

    After her four children were grown, Dr. Voss and her husband, Merle, moved to Bend and joined the staff of Ark Animal Clinic.  They completed construction of the larger, updated, new clinic building in January 2012. 

    Dr. Voss is one of eight elected regional directors of the Oregon Veterinary Medical Association, and she serves on the board of the Central Oregon Veterinary Medical Board of Directors.

    In her spare time, Dr. Voss enjoys gardening, hiking, bird hunting, and fishing.  She and her husband have eight grandchildren, two retired horses, an English Setter, Sophie, and two German Shorthair Pointers, Jake and Taylor.


    Education:
    Kansas State University School of Veterinary Medicine
    Interests:
    Hiking, bird hunting, fishing and family.
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  • Kevin Long, DVM

    Dr. Kevin Long was born in Central Idaho where he developed an early affinity towards animals while growing up on a cattle ranch. His lifelong desire to help animals was fostered by a childhood surrounded by animals, both large and small.

    Dr. Long attended the University of Idaho and went on to Washington State University where he earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1997.  He practiced in Southern Idaho for nine and a half years and then moved to Portland, Oregon where he practiced for 10 years.

    Dr. Long and his husband live in Sunriver where they share their home with three dogs, a cat, and a hamster.  He is excited about making Central Oregon his home and exploring all that it has to offer.  Please let him know what sites you recommend he sees in Central Oregon.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1997
    Education:
    Washington State University
    Interests:
    Dogs and Cats, of course, and hiking.
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  • Clinic Manager Lisa with a stuffed animal dog

    Lisa

    Manager
    Lisa has always had a love for animals.  She has benefited from working in the veterinary field for over 18 years, with most of the time spent at the Ark Animal Clinic.  Her consistent smile and knowledge base has supported many patients and clients through happy and difficult times.

    Lisa has taken some time to finish her bachelor's degree in information technology (BSIT) while having two children and working.  Life at home can be busy and challenging, but the support of family, friends and her loving pets makes it all worth while.
    Education:
    BSIT
    Interests:
    Bird watching, knitting, all things animals.
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  • Veterinarian PK with a horse and dog

    PK

    Receptionist
    PK returned to Central Oregon after 20 years in Eugene, where she worked at an equine hospital.  She enjoys working in a veterinary environment because of her compassion for the animals and their families.  She enjoys her own family of pets including horses which she plays with in her spare time.
  • Jessica

    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Jessica has been in practice for 13 years. She has worked with exotics, small animals, large animals and wildlife.  Jessica started with Ark Animal Clinic in 2015 and has made herself invaluable with her excellent skills and care of the patients.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Interests:
    Surgery, anesthesia, critical care, nursing
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  • Dennis

    Dennis is a great deal of help with all our patients.  He is always happy to help! Dennis came from a grooming background and wanted to learn about pets and how to help them when they are not well.  He knew how to make them beautiful on the outside and wants to learn to make them feel beautiful on the inside. He is easy going, friendly and truly loves the patients. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2015
    Interests:
    Walking his dog!
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  • Jennifer

    Jennifer joined our team in April 2016.  She is a very positive and upbeat person, always smiling and friendly. Come see her at the clinic and she will help you with all your pets needs :-)
    Years in Practice:
    Nov 28, 2016
    Interests:
    Cats! and studying to further her education.
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  • Dayle

    Dayle was raised in the S.F. Bay area. She moved here in 2006 and started working as a kennel person at the young age of 17 years old. She is still in the veterinary field. She has worked in a Humane Society, a house call practice with an Internal Medicine Specialist, an Emergency Clinic and in private practice.
    Dayle is continuing her education while enjoying her children when they are home from college.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2016
    Interests:
    Cats, Dogs, Sewing
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