Carmen Song-Lastine, DVM
Dr. Lastine joined the our hospital in spring of 2009. She grew up in the Four Corner's region and graduated from Colorado State University in 1997. Dr. Lastine has experience ranging from large animal ambulatory practice in rural Wyoming to a 24 hour small animal emergency hospital in Oklahoma City. She keeps busy with her five active children and their menagerie of animals. She loves to hike, bicycle, ski and trail ride any chance she gets and feels fortunate to live here.
Amanda - RVT, Practice Manager
Hi, my name is Amanda. This is Larry (Golden Retriever) and Skye (American Bulldog). I started working for Kokopelli Animal Hospital in October 2010. Since starting as a receptionist, I have worked my way up to being a veterinary technician and now the Practice manager. I have enjoyed each milestone and look forward to many more!
Sam~ RVT, Inventory Specialist
Hi, my name is Sam. I started working for Kokopelli in July of 2019 and graduated from Colorado Mesa University in 2021 with an associates in veterinary technology and becoming a certified veterinary technician. I enjoy rodeoing, camping, hunting, hiking and spending time with my husband and daughter when I'm not working. I have 3 horses, 4 dogs, a barn cat, and a rabbit on our little farm.
Kim~Registered Veterinary Technician
I joined Kokopelli in January of 2023. I recently moved here from Austin, TX with my Border Collie that comepetes in agility, dock diving and herding trials.
I have over 30 years of experience working in a veterinary hospital. Much of that time was spent in an equine surgery center but now I am enjoying working in a small companion animal practice.
Becky~ Client Care Services
Hi, my name is Becky. I have been with Kokopelli Animal Hospital since August 2018. I have 2 dogs, a Long Haired Dachshund named Auggie and an Italian Greyhound named Lilly. I have been passionate about animals my whole life and feel blessed to have the opportunity to work in such a great profession.
Kristina ~Client Care Services
Hi, I am Kristina and I started working at Kokopelli in December of 2020. I enjoy four-wheeling, camping, and riding horses. I absolutley love being in the outdoors and hanging out with my son.