DVM, University of Illinois School of Veterinary Medicine
BS, Animal Science, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
Dr. Ellie Andersen
Dr. Ellie Andersen is a native of Minnesota. She came to Colorado from the University of Illinois School of Veterinary Medicine. She has a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. She enjoys video games, musicals, skiing, and buying new toys for her dog, Minnow. She also has two cats, Pongo and Maeby, and a bunny named Bowser. Dr. Andersen loves wildlife and exotic companion pets like rabbits and snakes. She volunteered at the student-run wildlife clinic in vet school, and got to treat and rehabilitate raptors, small mammals, and even wild reptiles. She also worked at a children’s farm and was responsible for the daily care of all types of farm animals. Her favorite part about practicing medicine is helping owners understand their pet’s health.