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  • Brooklyn Canterbury Large Animal Clinic
    Dr. Alice Ennis, DVM
    Call 860-546-6998 to schedule an appointment. Providing mobile veterinary services and mobile emergency services in eastern Connecticut and Rhode Island. Veterinary care to horses, cattle, goats, sheep, pigs and other farm animals or even the occasional bison or alpaca!
     
  • Country Critters Veterinary Services, Inc.
    Dr. Dina J. Scotto, Cranston, RI.
    A 100% mobile, primarily large animal (dairy/beef cows, sheep, goats, pigs, and chickens), mobile veterinary service in Rhode Island. Telephone: (401)464-2876, Email countrycrittersvet@gmail.com.
     
  • Green Valley Veterinary Services, LLC
    Dr. Dennis Thibeault
    122 Atwoodville Road
    Mansfield Center, CT 06250
    Tel: 860-420-5002
    Email:
    DrT@greenvalleyvetservices.com
    Website:
    greenvalleyvetservices.com
    A mobile primarily large animal veterinarian serving eastern CT and western RI, focusing on large animal medicine for almost all barnyard species, including cows, yaks, horses, donkeys, sheep, goats, llamas, alpacas, and pigs. Also provides routine care for your dogs and cats, as well as at-home euthanasia services for your pets. Dr. Thibeault has had experience with farm and livestock care since 1994.
     
  • Dr. Dan Hochman, DVM
    New Canaan, CT. Offering veterinary services for livestock. Please call 203-972-7387 for more information and availability.
     
  • Kneser Veterinary Services
    Dr. Cara Kneser, DVM
    Providing large animal veterinary service for Eastern Connecticut and all of Rhode Island.
    Telephone: 860-823-8951
    Email:
    drcara@kneserveterinary.com
    Website:
    www.kneserveterinary.com
    24/7 Emergency Response: In the event of an emergency - please call immediately. If I do not answer the phone, please leave a message. If you do not receive a response in 15 minutes, please call again. Please do no email emergencies.
     
  • Dr. Laurie Lofton, DVM, CVH
    Chepachet, RI. Provides veterinary services for large and small animals. Practice is primarily holistic, with classical homeopathy as the treatment of choice. Please call 401-568-4154 for information and scheduling or visit www.laurieloftondvm.com.
     
  • New Shoreham Veterinary Services
    Dr. Chris Hannafin
    Wakefield, RI. In conjunction with Seaside Veterinary Services, of Westerly, RI, now providing mobile livestock services to RI and Southeastern CT. The practices can provide on farm services for cattle, small ruminants, camelids, poultry, swine, exotics, equine and companion animals. Services are by appointment with limited emergency services based on availability. Interested farms can contact Dr. Hannafin directly at NSVS, P.O. Box 5208, Wakefield, RI 02897, (401) 783-7789 or via Seaside Veterinary Services, in Westerly at 401-533-1322. Please visit the website at www.seasidevetservices.com.
     
  • Riverside Animal Hospital
    Dr. Anna Portnoy, DVM
    Riverside, RI. Call 401-433-2070 (clinic) or 603-667-0058 (cell). Please visit the website at www.riversideanimalhospitalri.com.
     
  • Tufts Ambulatory Unit (The Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine)
    149 New Sweden Road, Woodstock, CT 06281. Tufts Ambulatory Service delivers round the clock ambulatory care for a variety of food & fiber animals and horses in parts of Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The overall goal of Tufts Ambulatory Service is to complement the training provided to students in our hospitals with a practical hands-on approach in a setting typical of most large or mixed animal practices in New England. The Ambulatory team promotes health and well-being of farm animals through prevention and treatment of disease, enhances the viability and sustainability of livestock-based farms, and provides students with experience and training in large animal veterinary practice. Initially staffed by two faculty members, there are currently seven veterinarians based in Woodstock and the service continues to grow. Telephone: (860) 974-2780. Website: http://vet.tufts.edu/tas/about.html.

 

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