Doctors

Riverbend Animal Hospital has four highly experienced veterinarians, with Dr. David Thomson as chief of staff. Dr. Margaret Burgess, Dr. Christina White and Dr. Harriet Blanton are dedicated to the medicine/wellness area. They look after the ongoing healthcare needs of Riverbend’s regular patients. Dr. Thomson is dedicated to surgery. He takes care of the surgical needs of our Riverbend patients as well as patients referred to us from area hospitals for specialty surgeries.

“And the treats! How can we forget those? His favorite part!”

Lee, Leverett

“Over and over again you have been available to us when our furry family members have had serious problems. It is always easier dealing with those tough times because of your love, caring, and compassionate ways.”

Ann and Peter, Longmeadow

“You were there for me through every crisis and saved his life three years ago, so that we had more time together.”

Mady, Amherst

“You helped me become strong; you helped me walk and you eased my pain and gave me so much love and attention and the BEST COOKIES EVER!”

"McCoy", Northampton

“I asked my mom to write and tell you how much I enjoyed meeting you today. Thanks for being so nice to me. I can’t wait to see you again. Purr, purr, purr!”

"Lucy", Holyoke