VCA Lakes Region Veterinary Hospital

David Stowe, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Tufts University


When asked why he became a veterinarian Dr. Stowe answers, "I spent a great deal of time during my childhood helping at my cousin’s dairy farm where I realized my love for animals. During my high school years I worked for a veterinarian in my home town. I never really considered any other career."
Dr. Stowe is a U.S. Air Force veteran having served stateside and overseas assignments. He served in the active Coast Guard Reserves while attending college. Dr. David Stowe was elected to Alpha Zeta Honor Society while attending University of Maine where he graduated with Distinction, with a degree in Biology. Dr. David then received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine.
Outside interests include maintaining and managing Stonybrook Farm, their family apple and blueberry farm in Gilford, sculling on Lake Winnipesaukee, and spending time with family.
Dr. David Stowe is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, New Hampshire Veterinary Medical Association, American Association of Feline Practitioners, American Animal Hospital Association, Masters Rowing Association, The Winnipesaukee Rowing Club and the Appalachian Mountain Club.

Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.

1.)  Meredith Place Veterinary Emergency Hospital.  Phone: 279-1117, 8 Maple St. Suite #2 Meredith, NH 03253

2.)  Capital Area Veterinary Emergency Service.  Phone: 1(877)929-1199, 1 Intervale Rd. Concord, NH  03301