Meet Our Team

Dr. Stroshine


Dr. Dave Stroshine grew up on a farm in northwestern Ohio and graduated from The Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine in 1968. He served in the Army Veterinary Corps from 1968 to 1970. He was then employed as an associate veterinarian doing large and small animal medicine at Auburn Veterinary Hospital in Auburn, Washington for 1 ½ years. In 1972, he moved to Salinas, California, where he worked and soon became co-owner of a small animal veterinary practice until 2011, when he and his partner sold the practice. Dr. Dave continued to work in that practice for the new owner until June of 2014, when he semi-retired to Siskiyou County, where he now works part-time at Mt. Shasta Animal Hospital. He loves the outdoors, especially the mountains and forests that surround us here in this county.

Dr. Schenone


Dr. Raquel Schenone was raised on a ranch in Siskiyou County. She earned a biology degree from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2013 and graduated from the Oregon State University Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine in 2020. She has been practicing at Mt. Shasta Animal Hospital since 2020 where her professional interests include internal medicine, ultrasound, pain management, nutrition and emergency/urgent care. Outside of work, you can find her enjoying the outdoors skiing, mountain biking, sailing, and hiking with her family, friends and pets.

Dr. Sampson


Dr. Sampson was born and raised in Montague California. He attended UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and graduated in 1991. He owned and operated the Mount Shasta Animal Hospital for 25 years and sold his practice. He continues to practice part time specializing in surgery. He has 3 grown children, 2 dogs and a wonderful wife. He currently lives in Mount Shasta.