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Welcome to Wilderness Animal Hospital!

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Wilderness Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary hospital providing care for your dogs, cats, birds, reptiles and pocket pets. We are a four doctor practice open for your convenience Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 7:00pm and Saturday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.

We provide services for every stage of your pet's life keeping them happy and healthy. We offer preventative medicine, geriatric-senior care, disease and emergency treatment, internal medicine, dentistry, and surgery. Our hospital has an in-house laboratory, in-house pharmacy, surgical and treatment suite, digital radiology, state of the art dental equipment including radiology, and ultrasound. It is our commitment to provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. 

Visit our online store - we offer food and prescriptions including Revolution, Advantix, Deramaxx, Rimadyl, Hill's Science Diet Pet Foods, Purina Pet Foods, and Royal Canin Pet Foods. Simplify your life and have it delivered!

At Wilderness Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Melanie McCoury, DVM

23714 222nd Place SE Ste L
Maple Valley, WA 98038

Our Doctors and support staff are proud to be Fear Free Certified


Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Amanda Simpson

    Dr. Simpson is a 2017 graduate of the Veterinary School of Medicine at the University of Missouri. She began working at Wilderness Animal Hospital shortly after graduation. In addition to her rigorous training at Mizzou, she studied under a variety of veterinary specialists across the country in the fields of internal medicine, dermatology, emergency medicine, general surgery, ophthalmology, dentistry, and shelter medicine.

    Dr. Simpson lives just south of Maple Valley with her husband, young daughter, three cats and two rescue dogs. Aside from her two- and four-legged family, Dr. Simpson enjoys playing piano, reading, cooking and spending time outdoors.

  • Dr.
    Keith Tate

    Dr. Tate is a 1992 Michigan State graduate. Since graduation, he moved to the Seattle area and has been practicing in the South Puget Sound area. In his spare time, Dr. Tate enjoys cooking and gardening. He and his wife Wendy have four grown children and two grandchildren. Dr. Tate’s areas of professional interest include avian, exotics, small mammals, dogs and cats.

  • Dr.
    Laurie Wieringa

    Dr. Wieringa is a 2001 graduate of the University of Illinois. She is originally from the Chicago area and moved to Western Washington shortly after graduation. Prior to attending veterinary school she obtained her undergraduate degree from Marquette University. She worked in a general practice/emergency hospital for 6 years, and then worked at a specialty referral hospital practicing exclusively emergency medicine for 8 years before joining Wilderness Animal Hospital. 

    Dr. Wieringa has two young boys. She enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors as much as possible. Her professional interests include small animal medicine, surgery, and emergency medicine. 

  • Dr.
    Deana McReynolds

    Dr. Deana McReynolds received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1997 from Washington State University. She has practiced in the Seattle/Tacoma area ever since. She believes that we live healthier, happier lives when sharing that life with an animal. She is dedicated to helping your pet live a long, happy life.

    Her passions include nutrition, behavioral medicine and gentle handling and restraint techniques. She is pleased to be working in a practice that is Feline Friendly Gold Certified and helping us become certified as Fear Free practice.

    Dr. Deana has shared her life with both dogs and cats in the past, including two English bulldogs. She now lives in SeaTac with a crazy yellow lab/greyhound mix named Kia.


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Office Hours


7:30 am-7:00 pm


7:30 am-7:00 pm


7:30 am-7:00 pm


7:30 am-7:00 pm


7:30 am-7:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm