Who We Are

Richard A. Heise, DVM, MS, ACVT is the owner and lead veterinarian. Theresa Lee, DVM, provides general veterinary care and specializes in oncology and pocket pets.  Dr. George Parker, DVM and a Kansas State graduate like Dr. Heise, provides general veterinary care and surgery.

Our Mission

Provide the finest quality professional care with compassion to both patient and client.  Constantly striving for growth, improvement and advancement in the latest medical techniques and procedures.  To exceed client expectations while continually expanding services.

Our History

The St. Francis Animal Clinic was opened for business in October 1958 by Dr. Heise.  The veterinary clinic is located on Menaul Boulevard directly across from Coronado Center Mall, the largest shopping center in the state of New Mexico.  This location is in the center of the metro Albuquerque area, which includes a population of over 550,000 people. 



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