Columbia Gorge Veterinary Clinic INC

1208 Belmont Drive
Hood River, OR 97031


Columbia Gorge Veterinary Clinic - Our Doctors




Dr. Dave Stauffacher graduated from the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary medicine in 1994 and moved to the Northwest shortly afterward.  After 9 years of practice at a busy multi-doctor hospital in Vancouver, Washington, he achieved his dream of living and working in The Columbia River Gorge.  He purchased the Columbia Gorge Veterinary Clinic in 2004.  Dr. Dave has special interests in small animal surgery as well as exotic animal medicine. In his free time Dr Dave enjoys kiteboarding, windsurfing, snowboarding and mountain biking.  Dr Dave and his wife Dr Kerry Lee own and a Portugese water dog named Fisher and a Rex bunny named Han and have a son Dylan. 



Dr. Kerry Lee graduated from Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007. She received the Lu Vogel Scholarship, awarded to doctors who show exemplary compassion toward patients. Through the last several years she has developed a special passion for geriatric patient care and medicine. Dr. Lee also has a strong interest in client education and preventative medicine. She has taught client education seminars on Puppy Behavior and Pet First Aid. Dr. Lee is joined the Columbia Gorge Veterinary after working at a clinic in Gresham for the three years. Her interests outside of Veterinary Medicine include mountain biking, snowboarding, ultimate frisbee, running with her Portugese water dog Fisher and spending time with her and Dr Dave's son Dylan.