Meet the Team

Meet the Team


Truman Smith, DVM   photo

Truman Smith, DVM

Dr. Smith founded Mesa Vista Veterinary Hospital and practiced for 51 years before retiring in December 2021. He is a native of Northern New Mexico and obtained his veterinary degree from Colorado State University.

His expertise includes companion animals, cattle and horses. During retirement he plans to continue raising horses and cattle, serving as a 4-H leader and enjoying spending more time with his family and grandchildren.

Jaclyn Davis, DVM   photo

Jaclyn Davis, DVM

Dr. Jaclyn Davis graduated from veterinary school at Colorado State University. Her professional interests include equine medicine, ultrasound, horse and cattle reproduction, preventative medicine for all species, and small animal surgery. Her favorite thing about being a veterinarian is getting to know pets and their owners, and seeing how much people care for their animals.  In her free time Dr. Davis enjoys riding and training horses, painting, and hiking with her husband Tyler and her three dogs - Alaska, Willow and Rooster.

Katelin Marchetti-Saenz, DVM  photo

Katelin Marchetti-Saenz, DVM

Dr. Kate is a Raton local and has deep roots within the community. She studied Animal Science and Ruminant Nutrition at New Mexico State prior to attending veterinary school at Washington State University. Her professional interests include bovine medicine and obstetrics, ruminant nutrition, and companion animal medicine and surgery. In her spare time, Dr. Kate enjoys fishing with her husband, Eric, helping on the family ranch, and spending time with family and friends.


Rosemary Arko <br> Vet Assistant photo

Rosemary Arko
Vet Assistant

Tamara Sanchez <br> Vet Assistant photo

Tamara Sanchez
Vet Assistant

Stacey Poe <br> Receptionist photo

Stacey Poe

Tabitha Encinias<br> Vet Assistant photo

Tabitha Encinias
Vet Assistant

Mesa Vista Veterinary Hospital

1600 South 2nd Street

Raton, NM 87740

For general information, questions, appointment requests, call us at:

(575) 445-3912 Email Us:

We are closed daily from 12 pm - 1 pm.

Sunday Closed

Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Saturday Closed