Dr. Keala Shotwell received her doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) degree from Colorado State University in 1997 before joining The Drake Center the following year. She is also certified in veterinary acupuncture (CVA) from the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS).

Dr. Shotwell is happily married and the mother of a daughter. The family also has a dog, Dallas, a cat, Smidge, a horse, Annie, and a pony, Calvin.

Currently Caring for Pets At
Name of Employer
The Drake Center for Veterinary Care
School Name
Colorado State University
School Website
Name of Certification
Certification in Veterinary Acupuncture
Name of Certifying Organization
International Veterinary Acupuncture Society
Website of Certifying Organization
Personal Hobbies & Interests

In her spare time, Dr. Shotwell enjoys gardening and has a special interest in dressage. She takes weekly riding lessons and even shows periodically.

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