As of November 2002, Dr. Betty joined CHVH, after moving from Maryland to Thousand Oaks with her husband, her twin daughters and her many pets. Dr. Betty graduated from the University of Illinois in 1977. After working as a surgeon and veterinarian at College Park Animal Hospital, she and her husband became owners of Clinton Animal Hospital, where they practiced for 21 years. Dr. Betty is certified as a Veterinary Acupuncturist and has studied Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine. She ocasilonally treats pocket pets, reptiles and birds. Dr. Betty spends her free time enjoying her family and hobbies which include, her home and garden, quilting, Yoga and spin.
Betty Lobanov, DVM
Manager/Registered Veterinarian Technician
Born in Pennsylvania, Denise moved to California in 1997, after graduating from Franklin & Marshall College with a B.A. in Biology and Sociology. She received her RVT license while in California. Denise has been a pillar at CHVH since its inception (1999). She enjoys hiking, good vegetarian food, vacations and her cats, Oliver, a Caring Hands rescue, and Marvin.
Lisa joined the team in 2006 as a bather. She was born in Thousand Oaks and presently lives in Newbury Park with husband and daughters. She enjoys horseback riding, owns a mini horse & breeds Aussies.
Katie is a graduate of the Exotic Animal Training and Management program at Moorpark College and has been with Caring Hands since November of 2019.
Head Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant
Certified as a Medical Assistant, Roseanna joined us in 2007. She was born in Thousand Oaks. She resides in Moorpark with her husband, and pets. She enjoys spending time with family & friends, as well as attending concerts & movies.
Customer Service Representative
Paola has been with Caring Hands since February of 2019 and is studying with the goal of attending veterinary school in the future.