About Us












Our Mission

At Sandia Animal Clinic, our mission is to provide the highest quality medical care and to educate our clients so that they may make the best decisions regarding the health of their pets.  We aim to treat both owners and pets as family, with respect, honesty, and compassion.

Dr. Consuela Conley

Dr. Conley has worked in the veterinary field for over twenty five years, spending most of her career at Sandia Animal Clinic. Dr. Conley graduated from Colorado State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine, earning the Outstanding Small Animal Anesthesia Student achievement award in her senior year. She also earned bachelor’s degrees in biology and criminology from the University of New Mexico. In October of 2015, Dr. Conley purchased Sandia Animal Clinic and now carries on its legacy as a family clinic providing affordable and quality veterinary medical and surgical care in Albuquerque. Her passion for anesthesia continues to drive her desires for both learning and teaching. Dr. Conley loves traveling and spending time with her three naughty corgis, Hawkeye, Dish, and Trapper John and her wirehaired pointing griffon, Plum.

Dr. Mauna Schott

Dr. Schott is a native New Mexican, born and raised in Farmington. She earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of New Mexico and in 1992, graduated from Colorado State University with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. After graduating, she spent three years in the military as a veterinarian stationed at Cannon Air Force Base in Clovis, New Mexico. She has over twenty years of professional experience in Albuquerque and has been with Sandia Animal Clinic since January of 2017. Dr. Schott and her husband currently have two cats, Oliver and Boo, and two dogs, Ginger and Mouse. In her spare time, she enjoys creating arts and crafts, teaching bible study at her church, and making annual trips to visit family in Missouri.

Dr. Larissa Kozlowski

Originally from Albuquerque, Dr. Kozlowski has returned to her hometown to practice veterinary medicine. She earned her undergraduate degree in animal science from Oklahoma State University and in May of 2023, graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Colorado State University. Her career goals include becoming an incredible soft tissue surgeon. Dr. Kozlowski loves her fiancée, Bailie, and her dog, Blue. Her hobbies involve an affinity for Star Wars and running.

Welcome, Dr. Kozlowski!

Dr. Kozlowski is a CSU 2023 graduate and was a tech for the clinic before and during vet school.

Dr. Cudney

Now retired and enjoying gallivanting around the country.

Rita Davidson

Our beloved practice manager and office mom is onto new adventures, enjoying a well-earned retirement while traveling with her husband, Frank.

Our Staff Members:

Receptionists: Tracy, Deanna, and Jess

Technicians: Cassandra and Jennifer

Veterinary Assistants: Brenda, Betsy, Katelynn, Leslie, Gaby, Mariah, and Cristal

Get in touch with our expert staff