VCA Turco Animal Hospital

Westerly 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.

  • John Dennigan

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Tufts University
    Graduate School: Northwestern University

    Dr. John Dennigan went to Providence College in Rhode Island on a 4 year academic scholarship and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in biology with honors. Dr. Dennigan then went to Northwestern University ...
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  • Amy Gilbert-Laliberte

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Michigan State University
    Graduate School: University of Massachusetts- Amherst

    Dr. Gilbert has been working at VCA Turco Animal Hospital since 1999. Her special interests include animal nutrition, and holistic health.
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  • Abbey Harris

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Oklahoma State University

    Dr. Abbey Harris just came aboard with VCA Turco Animal Hospital in August 2014, and brings with her not only experience with dogs and cats, but also Exotic pets. Dr. Harris was raised in Houston, ...
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  • Catherine Moore

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Cornell University
    Graduate School: University of Rhode Island

    Dr. Moore has been working at VCA Turco Animal Hospital since 1996. She graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a degree in pharmacy, worked in the pharmacy field for six years and then ...
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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, check with Ocean State Veterinary Services, a 24-hour emergency animal hospital (401)-886-6787