Auburn South Veterinary Hospital

4201 A St. SE
Auburn, WA 98002


Our Doctors



Dr. Kyle Taylor


Dr. Kyle Taylor attended Washington State University earning his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1990. After graduating, he went on to work at River Road Animal Hospital in Puyallup until 1996. He then began providing veterinary relief services in the greater Puget Sound area until finding a place at Auburn South Veterinary Hospital. In June of 1999, Dr. Taylor and his wife, Dr. Deb Taylor, purchased the hospital. Although he enjoys all aspects of the profession, his focus is that of client interaction, compassionate care and acknowledgement of the human animal bond.

In his spare time, you will find Dr. Taylor enjoying the great outdoors with his wife and two sons, hiking and camping. His personal hobbies include wood working and home improvement projects.

The Taylor's also share their home with two spoiled cats Juniper and Black Bart the Pirate.  


Dr. Deborah Taylor


Dr. Deb Taylor attended Washington State University earning a Bachlor of Science in Mirobiology and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. Eight years of veterinary pratice at Twin Lakes Veterinary Hospital in Federal Way followed until the purchase of Auburn South Veterniary Hospital in June 1999.

Dr. Deb loves surgery, but is most satisfied by successful education of clients allowing for greater health, longevity and appropriate medical care of our fuzzy family members.

Drs. Kyle and Deb Taylor are proud WSU Cougars! They met at WSU during their pre-veterinary studies. They worked apart at different practices until they jointly purchased ASVH from its original founder Dr. Everett Bottemiller in June 1999. When not at the clinic their time is mostly taken up by the boys' scouting, sports activities and weekend family camping trips.


Dr. Alicia Franson


Dr. Alicia Franson was born and raised in Seattle. She graduated from SPU in 1989 with a BA in biology and then went on to graduate from WSU College of Veterinary Medicine.

Dr. Franson had worked in Kirkland and Federal Way before coming here to Auburn South Veterinary Hospital in 2000. Dr. Franson is our most experienced small mammal veterinarian. She also performs a wide variety of medical and surgical procedures with special interest in integrated diagnostics.

Dr. Franson and her husband have two wonderful children and share their lives with Alfalfa the barn cat and many other furry critters. They love them all!!!