Meet Our Team

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Fallbrook Animal Hospital ! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Get To Know Our Team!

We are solely dedicated to your pet’s care! We look forward to getting to know you, and we hope you’ll take the time to scroll down and get to know us.

Our Doctors

Dr. King

Dr. Ann King has been practicing veterinary medicine since 1991 after graduating from Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. King lives in Escondido with her husband and three wonderful Pomeranians named Pepper, Pebbles, and Petey!

Dr. McBride
Medical Director

Dr. Shannon McBride is a compassionate and experienced veterinarian who has dedicated her career to providing comprehensive care to animal patients. With extensive experience working in various settings such as general practice, urgent care, and emergency medicine after graduating from Washington State University, Dr. McBride has provided exceptional care to animals in need.

Recently, Dr. McBride has taken on a new challenge as the medical director at Fallbrook Animal Hospital. She is responsible for overseeing all medical operations and ensuring that patients receive the highest level of care. She is excited to be part of a team that provides compassionate care to all animals.

Dr. McBride is particularly interested in anesthesia and pain management as she recognizes the importance of pain control in her patients’ well-being. She also has a keen interest in sports medicine and complementary and integrative medicine and is always seeking new ways to improve the health and quality of life of her animal patients. She is committed to staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in veterinary medicine.

As a firm believer in the human-animal bond, Dr. McBride emphasizes the importance of pet owners having a strong relationship with their furry friends. She is dedicated to ensuring that all pets receive the best possible care.

Outside of work, Dr. McBride is an avid soccer fan and enjoys cheering on her favorite team, the SD Wave FC, and is an accomplished fly-fisher who loves spending time on the river. She is also a fan of traveling, experiencing new cultures, and trying new restaurants, especially if tacos are on the menu.

Dr. McBride’s dedication to veterinary medicine and her love of adventure is evident in all aspects of her life. She is committed to improving her patients’ quality of life and providing them with the best care possible. Dr. McBride is excited about the future of veterinary medicine and is eager to continue exploring new ways to help animals live happy and healthy lives.

Dr. Gary Laubach
Dr. Gary Laubach has been practicing veterinary medicine for 33 years and graduated from Washington State University. Outside of work, Dr. Laubach enjoys surfing and mountain biking.