Dr. Strauss is a graduate of the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. He practiced as a family veterinarian for 2 years before starting his Dermatology Residency. In 2004 he became a Board Certified Veterinary Dermatologist. He returned to Colorado in 2005 to work at the Veterinary Referral Center of Colorado. After 4 years as an associate veterinarian, Dr. Strauss opened his own veterinary dermatology practice in Northern Colorado. As a graduate of Niwot High School, Dr. Strauss is excited to be returning to the area he grew up in.
Dr. Strauss is happily married with two daughters, 2 dogs and 1 cat. Sugar is a 4 year old German Shepherd and Daisy is a 2 year old, three legged, Pit Bull. Daisy was adopted after she was abandoned at the clinic with severe injuries from a car accident. Despite her significant injuries she remained the sweetest dog. Pixel is 6 year old cat that was rescued from euthanasia at an animal shelter (literally plucked out of the death chamber by Dr. Strauss's technician)