This is a little about our clinic and staff.

Ouray County Veterinary Services PC
Ouray County Veterinary Services PC is a stationary and mobile veterinary service caring for large animals in the Ouray County area. We have been in business since 1998 and are committed to bringing the highest quality of veterinary care to our area.

Hours and Directions
Business hours are Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm. Emergency calls 24 hours a day, Monday through Saturday. Closed Sundays.
Farm Calls are by appointment or emergency only. Call (970)626-3060 or
e-mail Dr. Joe for an appointment.

What we do
We offer full services, including but not limited to; vaccination, castration, surgery, diagnostics, herd health, and reproductive services. We can perform radiographs, ultrasound, endoscopy, and most blood work in the field. We work on Cattle, horses, sheep goats and all camelids. We offer top notch diagnostics and professional and humane restraint when needed. Because your animal is important to us, if we cannot help you, we will find the veterinarian who can. That is our pledge to you.

Joseph F. Alaimo AS, BS, DVM is a native of Brooklyn, NY. He is a graduate of Cornell University, a recipient of the Army Achievement Medal , and can cook up a mean pasta sauce. He has served with the Army National Guard ( NY,91A, Airborne, 1/108th, 11th Group, MASH, Hon Discharge). Before coming to Ouray County, he worked for the Navajo Indians in Window Rock Arizona. Dr. Joe likes to work with all animals and especially camelids. His favorite hobby is motorcycle riding. He owns a 1998 Kawasaki KLR 650. Dr.Joe decided to practice in Ridgway after a search for practice locations that spanned three states in the southwest. Dr. Joe has been the 4-H Vet Science leader, swine club leader, sheep club leader and Trustee for the Elks club 492 (Ouray). Dr. Joe is an amature Programmer. Click here to see a java game, he also programs in php and is learning some other stuff. Click here for a basic HTML tutorial which he wrote. Or if you like music, Click here for a javascript note identification tester. Click here for absolutely nothing but index finger exercise.

Ruth is our main Assistant. She loves dogs and horses. You can often see her riding her horse on the county road outside of town. She is home schooled and involved with the horse 4-H club. Her veterinary skills grow greater each day and her dedication to the animals is beyond compare. Ruth is a volunteer fire fighter and drives for the Ridgway Ambulance.

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