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If you live in Methuen or the surrounding area in MA and NH, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. We are staffed with licensed veterinarians experienced in treating many types of animals. Your pet's health and well being are very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.

Methuen Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital treating both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental problems. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic a comfortable, kid-friendly, calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Methuen veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to use to learn how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call (978) 685-8031 and talk to one of our friendly staff, or leave a message and we'll promptly get back to you. Our office is easy to locate, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Methuen pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Methuen Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Melissa Fogelson, Dr. Annika Gerow and Dr. Suzanne Kane
| Methuen Veterinary Hospital | (978) 685-8031

15 Lowell Street
Methuen, MA 01844

Meet Our Veterinarians

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Melissa Fogelson

    Dr. Melissa Fogelson (with Liesel) has been a dedicated veterinarian at Methuen Veterinary Hospital since 1999 and became an owner in 2006.  She received an undergraduate degree from Colgate University and then her DVM from Cornell University in 1991.  As a general practitioner, Dr. Fogelson's areas of special interest include both soft tissue and orthopedic surgery as well as seeing a variety of exotic pets.

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  • Dr.
    Suzanne Kane

    Dr. Suzanne Kane (with Penelope) has been a devoted veterinarian at Methuen Veterinary Hospital since 1995 and became an owner in 2006.  She received a BA in biology from Brandeis University and then her DVM degree from Cornell in 1991.  As a general practitioner, Dr. Kane has a strong interest in internal medicine and soft tissue surgery.

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  • Dr.
    Annika Gerow

    Dr. Annika Gerow (with Baloo) has been a devoted member of our team at Methuen Veterinary Hospital since 2004.  She attended Tufts University where she received a bachelor's degree in Biology in 1997 and continued on at Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine and graduated in 2001. Dr. Gerow's primary interests are general medicine, surgery and exotic small mammal medicine.

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  • "Competent, compassionate, kind, to the point one can't "scape" this place :) This is the trusted place to go for a second opinion. I have gone on a couple of occasion so I can tell about it. Experienced Doctor Veterinaries, as well as the staff support. I am from a minority group. I have enjoyed their understanding and willingness to work with us. I would give them more than five stars, if I could."
    Denise V. / Methuen, MA

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    Home and Veterinary Care for Pet Skunks If you're an adventurous pet owner, you may love exotic animals such as skunks. You'll be happy to learn that skunks can indeed make excellent domestic pets, but only if they receive the proper care to enjoy a happy, healthy life. Your veterinary team can help ...

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    Did you know rats make surprisingly affectionate pets? If you're thinking of bringing home a pet rat, here's what you need to know. Health Rats that are bred especially as pets are safe to keep and should be free of disease. But common conditions may affect your rats from time to time. Your veterinarian ...

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    Curious and inquisitive by nature, guinea pigs make great pets. These little bundles of fur are quite social and enjoy spending time with the people who handle, feed, and groom them. As a pet, guinea pigs are relatively low maintenance, rarely aggressive, and fun to own. How to Care Guinea pigs are playful, ...

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  • Gerbils

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  • Hedgehogs

    Shy animals that roll into a ball when scared, hedgehogs are covered with spiky quills. They're small, clean, and fun to watch so they're quite popular as pets. Even so, these little guys need lots of activity to stay healthy. Health Hedgehogs can have health problems, including dental diseases, skin ...

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Methuen Office *Updated Hours during Covid-19

Monday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed