Our Veterinarians

//Our Veterinarians
Our Veterinarians 2017-11-10T14:08:50+00:00

At Olympia Pet Emergency, our team of tightly-knit veterinarians are focused on the cutting-edge of comprehensive emergency care. With over 50 years of accrued experience exclusively in emergency veterinary medicine, our veterinarians are prepared to deliver rapid assessments, comprehensive diagnostics, medical interventions, intensive surgeries and much more.

When you receive care from one of our locally renowned and highly trusted veterinarians, you’re receiving care from a remarkable team that embraces your pet the way they do their own.

Blair Burggren, D.V.M.

Medical Director, Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Burggren has been with Olympia Pet Emergency since 2003. He graduated from the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. His special interests include emergency medicine and surgery, analgesia (pain management), fluid resuscitation, facilitating the relationship between clients, their pets, their regular veterinarians and the emergency team.

Dr. Burggren has three dogs: Bo, a Chihuahua mix, Mozart and Zoie, both Miniature Dachshunds as well as four cats (Tetone, Moritz, Spencer, and Corbin).

His hobbies include reading, organic gardening and making homemade kombucha. In his free time, he loves to spend time with family and good friends. He frequently hikes and enjoys the local attractions around Olympia and the rest of the great Pacific Northwest.

Paul Chauvin, D.V.M.

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Chauvin has been with Olympia Pet Emergency since 2012. He graduated from the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2004 and then went on to complete a one-year rigorous internship in emergency/critical care and surgery at Dove Lewis Emergency Hospital in Portland, Oregon. Upon completion of his internship training in 2005, Dr. Chauvin has worked solely in emergency veterinary hospitals in the Seattle and South Sound areas. His special interests include soft tissue surgery/trauma repair, ultrasound, endoscopy and critical care. Dr. Chauvin worked for several years as a technician in emergency hospitals before and during his veterinary school training. He is also the 2-year recipient of the VECCS award for proficiency in emergency and critical care.

Dr. Chauvin currently resides in Lacey with his 2 dogs and 4 backyard chickens. When not helping people with their pet emergencies, he enjoys motorcycling, snowboarding and plays competitive hardball in a Seattle adult baseball league.

Dr. Chauvin is committed to providing excellence in emergency care, educating pet owners and training support staff at Olympia Pet Emergency.

Dr. Robin Reese, D.V.M.

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Reese has been working as a veterinarian for over 13 years. She has been in emergency medicine for over 8 years and is highly passionate about practicing the highest quality medicine she can for both her patients and their families. On her days off she greatly enjoys spending time with her husband, 3 children and her own pooch.

 

Page Kail, D.V.M.

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Kail was born and raised along the Texas Gulf Coast. Growing up in a home with a menagerie of pets, it became very apparent that she had a passion for animals from an early age. Dr. Kail received her Bachelor of Science degree as well as her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Texas A&M University. She had a special interest in emergency medicine throughout veterinary school and was deployed during a disaster response as a member of the Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team. She cherishes the human-animal bond and strives to make visits and hospital stays as pleasant as possible for each of her patients as well as their owners. She resides in Lacey with her husband and Miniature Dachshund, Tico.

Dr. Kail’s lives by the philosophy that we need to enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. In her free time, she enjoys yoga, hiking, and cooking.

Adrian Miller, D.V.M.

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Miller grew up around Portland Oregon, and has always had a passion for the medical care of animals. This passion led him to complete his undergraduate degree in Zoology from Oregon State University, and then to Western Australia where he graduated from Murdoch University College of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery in 2014. During his veterinary training, Dr. Miller founded the Murdoch Association of Veterinary Surgery, which he ran as president for 3 consecutive years. Dr. Miller’s special interests include surgery, and radiology. He worked as a veterinary technician before and during the completion of his veterinary training, then as a licensed veterinarian in general practice before joining the Olympia Pet Emergency team.

In his free time, Dr. Miller enjoys a healthy mixture of hiking and kayaking in the Pacific Northwest, and relaxing with his 4 cats and 1 dog.