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Lara E. Bartl, DVM, DABVP–Canine/Feline Practice

Clinical Associate Professor
  • Community Practice
Lara Bartl
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
205 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

DVM, 1997
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

BS, Agricultural Economics, 1992
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

  • American Board of Veterinary Practitioners—Canine/Feline Practice (Recertification), 2015 
  • American Board of Veterinary Practitioners—Canine/Feline Practice, 2006  
  • Primary care
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency critical care
  • Practice and business management

2020-present
Clinical Associate Professor, Community Practice

Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2020-present
Resident (part-time), Dentistry and Oral Surgery

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2015-2020
Assistant Director, Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2012-2020
Clinical Assistant Professor, Community Practice

Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2010-2012
Medical Director

Emergency and general medicine clinician
VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital
Alexandria, VA

1997-2010
Chief of Staff

Emergency and general medicine clinician
Alexandria Animal Hospital
Alexandria, VA

  • American Board of Veterinary Practitioners
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society
  • Academy of Veterinary Dentistry
  • Medical Director of the Year, VCA Animal Hospitals, 2012