VCA Riverside Veterinary Hospital

Boscawen Veterinarians

We invite you to explore the biographies of our doctors and learn more about them. Our doctors have a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

  • Michael Vetter

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine

    Dr. Vetter graduated from Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 1992 and has been working at VCA Riverside since July of 1999.  He is currently acting as the hospital medical ...
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  • Brad Taylor

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Cornell University

    Dr. Taylor graduated from Cornell University in 1986. He founded Riverside Veterinary Hospital in 1988. He is originally from Parthenon, Arkansas, and currently lives in Canterbury, New Hampshire.  ...
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  • April Treat

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

     Dr. April Treat graduated with High Honors from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (Tufts, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine[clinical year]) May 2012. Prior to attending ...
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  • Yvonne Wakim

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Tufts University

    Dr. Yvonne Wakim graduated with high honors from Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in May 2013. She is currently seeing dog, cat, and small pocket pet patients as well as ...
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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 and you have a serious emergency please take your pet directly to Concord Area Veterinary Emergeny Services located off of Ft. Eddy Road in Concord, 227-1199.    

If you have a question or concern regarding your pets condition that is not life threatening and it can not wait until regular business hours please feel free to call into the office and follow the prompts to have the doctor paged and they will return your call.  Please remember to leave your contact information when you leave a message so that they may reach you in a timely manner.