Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital


Exposure to emergency and critical care veterinary medicine, use of intensive monitoring tools, learning the art of triage.


Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

Board-certified critical care specialists, surgeons, cardiologists, and radiologists. Onsite surgery theatres, CRRT machine, CT scanner.

Educational Resources

  • library of medical textbooks and journals
  • online journal access
  • daily rounds
  • weekly continuing education


  • take history
  • perform physical exam
  • create problem list and treatment plan
  • assist in treatments
  • assist in surgeries when possible

Student Supervision

6 to 8 hours per day, 5 days a week, depending on rounds schedules


Yes, with a staff member; cost is $150 per week.

Practice Information

Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital
1945 NW Pettygrove Street
Portland, OR 9720-1688

Ph: 503-228-7281
Fx: 503-228-0464

Email: cdobrzynski [at] dovelewis [dot] org
Web: (please submit an externship interest form at the bottom of the Educational Opportunities webpage)

Signature on file: Lee Herold, DVM, DACVECC
Last updated: 10/14/10