Betsy Golden

Betsy Golden joined DoveLewis in 2016 and loves the variety of species she gets to care for in emergency veterinary medicine. Dr. Golden also volunteers her time and veterinary skills to underserved communities. Most recently, she has volunteered in Romania, the Galapagos and rural Mexico.  

Outside of work, Dr. Golden is an avid motorcyclist and tends to her reef aquarium, which is filled with coral, fish and invertebrates.

Helping others

“I truly love being able to help our stray and wildlife friends, and families with financial limitations with our Velvet Assistance Fund and other community programs.”

Professional interests:
  • Volunteering as a veterinarian
  • Emergency medicine
  • Wildlife 
  • Stray animals
  • Aquatic species
  • University of Pennsylvania – Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
  • Cornell University – Bachelor of Science

  • One dog – Cricket
  • One cat – Vespa
  • Too many fish, corals and invertebrates to count


Veterinary Hospital Portland

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