Dr. Lori Von Ruden was raised on a dairy farm in West Central Wisconsin and has always had a love for animals and medicine. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from Wartburg College and went on to obtain her degree in veterinary medicine from Iowa State University in 1996.
After graduation she practiced in a mixed animal practice for nine years, before spending several years doing contract (relief) work for veterinarians in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Dr. Lori joined the staff at KVS in July of 2010 and has been enjoying establishing relationships with her new clients and their pets.
Dr. Lori’s special interests include: small animal internal medicine and surgery, wound care, and preventative medicine. In her leisure time she enjoys hiking with her dog Trouper, kayaking, gardening, snowshoeing, reading, and spending time with her loved ones!