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Robert L. Rooks, DVM, All-Care Animal Referral Center (SEE NEWS BELOW):

All-Care Animal Referral Center/Robert L. Rooks DVM Lawsuits  

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Veterinary Malpractice Is Common This is a group of professionals that provides help to California victims of veterinary malpractice by offering an informal evaluation of the evidence.




Craig Bergstrom, DVM:

Jury Awards Dog Owner $39,000 in Vet Suit, Los Angeles Times,, February 24, 2004

Precedent-Setting Ruling Recognizes Animals’ Value, In Defense of Animals News Release, February 24, 2004

Dog Owner Gets $39,000 in Vet Suit, Orange County Register,, February 21, 2004

Robert L. Rooks, DVM, All-Care Animal Referral Center:

Veterinarian Placed On Probation, Fined for Using Technicians Improperly, Misrepresenting ‘Specialists’ California Department of Consumer Affairs, September 9, 2003

Nolan Sharp, DVM:

Suit Yields Judgment for Pet Loss, Contra Costa Times, Nov, 2, 2003

Denny Nolet, DVM:

Pain and Suffering: Veterinary Malpractice Lawsuit Challenges the Notion that Pets Are Merely Property, Sacramento News & Review, May 31, 2001

Steroid Suppliers Busted in Huge Hit, San Diego Union-Tribute, December 16, 2005