Taos Veterinary Clinic

Welcome to Taos Veterinary Clinic the home for the best care for all of  your small animal pets. We are a full-service facility offering routine, surgical, and emergency care. 
We work by appointment, so call today for your pet's needs. 24/7 emergency care is available. Our knowledgeable veterinarians, vet technicians, and front desk staff will help you and your pet get the best veterinary care in a friendly and supportive environment.

35+ Years of Quality Care
Serving Taos and surrounding areas for over 30 years, Taos Veterinary Clinic is committed to quality care, compassion and our community.

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  • Mon-Fri: 8:00a-6:00p
  • Sat: 8a-12p : Sun: Closed
  • EMERGENCY:
  • Call 575-758-7310
  • For our after hours emergency instructions.
  • Dr. Schupbach

    Ted A. Schupbach, DVM

    Dr. Ted Schupbach is a 1977 graduate of Oklahoma State University. He has worked in large and small animal medicine and surgery for over 35 years, most of them in Taos, New Mexico. He has been the practice owner of Taos Veterinary Clinic since 1979 and is deeply committed to the Taos community. In his spare time, he enjoys cycling, hiking in the countryside with his dogs, skiing, and is a well-known, excellent cook. He has one son, two daughters, and 2 grandchildren. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1979
    Education:
    Oklahoma State University-DVM
    Interests:
    Skiing, Hiking, Snowshoeing, Cooking
  • Dr. Tidwell

    Jeff L. Tidwell, DVM

    Dr. Jeff Tidwell is a 1981 graduate of Oklahoma State University. He has worked in small animal medicine and surgery for over 35 years and has built and owned two veterinary clinics in Oklahoma. Dr. Tidwell sold his Oklahoma practice and is now working part-time at Taos Veterinary Clinic. In his spare time, Dr. Tidwell enjoys cycling and mountain climbing. He and wife, Becky, are new grandparents and they have a Jack Russell Terrier: The Big Woo.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Education:
    Oklahoma State University-DVM
    Interests:
    Spending time with family, Cycling
  • Joel Narlock

    Joel Narlock-Veterinary Technician

    Joel is originally from Wisconsin and moved to Taos after hearing how great it was from his sister, Nicole, who also works at the clinic. Joel is a new dad and his son brings a lot of joy to his life. In his off time, he is an avid sports fan and plays baseball in a local league. Little League soon?
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2009
  • Natalya Krispinsky-Veterinary Technician

    Natalya is a Taos native  She has moved back to Taos along with her two horses, Pacquito and Star, and her  four dogs, Trey, Tessa, Buddy and Weston. On her days off she loves to go hiking with her fur babies and ride her horses.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Education:
    UNM-Albuquerque, B.S. Biology
    Interests:
    Horses, Hiking
  • Julianna Gonzales-Client Care

    Julianna is one of the members of the Taos Vet family and you will see her smiling face throughout the clinic. Originally from Taos she grew up in Seattle but has since returned back to her roots. Her love for animals shows as she has a large fur-family consisting of four main coon cats and four large dogs. In her off time she enjoys gardening, baking, and going to the river. 
    Years in Practice:
    Mar 29, 2017
    Interests:
    Her cats and camping
  • Cori Jenkins- Client Care

    Cori is one of the members of the Taos Vet family. Originally from Texas her and her family moved to the Taos area over 15 years ago and now have a small farm. She has a large array of  hounds, cats, chickens, and other large farm animals. On her days off she enjoys feeding her chickens, gardening, working on her tractor and taking care of her family. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 21, 2017
    Education:
    Bunches and Bunches
    Interests:
    Farming, Gardening and her Pets
  • Jason Badger- Veterinary Technician

    Jason is a  member of the Taos Vet family. You can find him assisting the doctors and eager to answer questions. He's originally from Texas but moved to Taos for the change of scenery and cold winters. His compassion and love for animals shows as he has three cats and two dogs himself. On his time off he enjoys the simple things like hunting, fishing, and woodwork. 
    Years in Practice:
    Sep 11, 2017
  • Kat Embler-Client Care

    Kat is one of our valuable family members here at Taos Vet. We are so happy that she is here with us and she is such a added bonus to our team She loves her fur babies and she is sure to love all of yours. 
    Years in Practice:
    Mar 12, 2018
    Education:
    Whole Lot
    Interests:
    Baking, Gardening and Outdoor Life
  • Michelle Kouzel Martinez-Veterinary Technician

    Michelle is one of our newest members
    of the Taos Vet Family. She is currently
    attending college, she loves spending
    time with her fur babies and her
    husband. Michelle has lived in
    Taos for over 2 years and loves NM.
    She plans on staying in this
    enchanted area for several years to come.
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 10, 2018
    Education:
    Currently in College
    Interests:
    Her Fur Babies