Companions Animal Hospital

2607 Esplanade
Chico, CA 95973


Meet Our Doctor


Running Bears Race

After earning her Bachelor of Science at the University of Oregon,  Dr. Valerie Caruso received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Oregon State University.  

In 1995 she opened Companions Animal Hospital in Paradise, CA, relocating to Chico when the Camp Fire devastated Paradise. 

During her off work hours she enjoys hiking and running the trails of Bidwell Park as well as road biking.