Meet the Staff

  • Dr.
    Trisha Albin
    DVM, CVA

    Dr. Albin graduated from Kansas State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1992.  She has worked in Taos for 20 years.  Dr. Albin is a member of the American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture and the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society.  Her special interests are acupuncture, chiropractic and herbs.  Dr. Albin enjoys gardening and spending time with her family.

  • Dr.
    Kim Sides

    Dr. Sides graduated from Oklahoma State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2002.  She practiced in Durango, CO for 3 years before moving to Taos in 2005 and assuming ownership of Salazar Road Veterinary Clinic.  Dr. Sides special interest is wildlife medicine.  In her free time she enjoys coaching soccer as well as hiking and skiing with her family.

  • Dr.
    Olivia Love

    Dr. Love graduated from Colorado State University and completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Veterinary Emergency and Referral Group in Brooklyn, New York.  She is very happy to have relocated closer to her home in Santa Fe, and is thoroughly enjoying being back in the mountains.  In her free time, Olivia enjoys running and hiking with her tri-pawed lab, Agnes.

  • Dr.
    Kim Herndon

    Dr. Herndon did her undergraduate work at the University of Minnesota and graduated from Texas A & M University.  She practiced in Texas before returning to New Mexico in 2015.  Dr. Herndon is currently working at Salazar Road Veterinary Clinic on a part time basis.  When not working she enjoys gardening, cooking and hiking with her dog, Ramona. 



    Cat                Elisa

    Our technicians offer exceptional medical and TLC care while your pet is in our clinic.  Whether it involves drawing blood, placing an IV catheter or assisting in surgery our technicians provide the best care for our patients.  The staff is highly trained and up to date on major developments in veterinary medicine through continuing education seminars and meetings. They are all able to answer most questions you may have about your pet's care.



          Mika                    Kim         

    You deserve the best care! Our receptionists are here to assist you in many ways.  Along with scheduling your appointments, our well-trained staff can offer you advice on pet foods, treats, and retail items.  They will be glad to answer your questions as best they can and are there for you when needed.



    We also at anytime have several high school students that do internships with us throughout the week.


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Our Regular Schedule


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8:00 am-12:00 pm