Welcome to Northwood Veterinary Hospital

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In 2015, NVH began a new chapter in its 30 year history when Dr. Hugh Davis purchased the practice. Our goal is to offer the residents of Northwood and surrounding communities high quality veterinary and ancillary services in an environment that is welcoming, educational and professional. We offer comprehensive medical and surgical services including an in house lab, digital x-ray, ultrasound, laser therapy and endoscopy to meet the needs of our patients quickly and completely.

Our Mission

We choose to provide top quality medicine to all of our clients in a compassionate atmosphere that values both animal and owner. It is our job to work together, using all our options, to keep pets healthy, happy and in their home.

Our team looks forward to answering your questions and serving you in our clinic.

Dr. Hugh Davis, DVM & Dr. April Treat, DVM
Northwood Veterinary Hospital
Phone: 603-942-8368  Fax: 603-942-5280

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Meet our Doctors

  • Dr. Hugh Davis
    Veterinarian/Owner

    Dr. Hugh Davis was selected for the inaugural class of Tufts Veterinary in Massachusetts. In his 30 years of practice, he has focused on top quality medicine with a common sense approach that concentrates on the pet and engages the owner. He has worked in rural locations and in Boston, in single and multi-doctor practices, and also emergency medicine. As the owner of NVH, Dr. Davis is happy to bring extensive experience of experience to what he enjoys the most - practicing community-based medicine with ongoing and long-term relationships with his clients.

    While Dr. Davis loves all aspects of caring for his patients, he has a special interest in surgery, especially orthopedics. He continues to hone his skills in these areas with continuing education in the latest techniques and procedures.

    He lives on a small farm here in Northwood with his wife, Nancy Fantom, owner of Saddleback Pet Services. They have 3 great children, 2 incredibly cute grandsons, and many four-footed friends. Dr. Davis and Nancy love to travel and have been co-leaders of a spay/neuter mission to rural Mexico since 2000.


  • Dr. April Treat
    Veterinarian

    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 her undergraduate program, she worked in veterinary medicine as a veterinary technician from 2001 to 2008. She is currently seeing dogs, cats and pocket pets and is actively enhancing her knowledge of many exotics. She is also our lead doctor for our Feline Friendly Practice program. She takes pride in promoting preventative health and care to all pets, ensuring each pet has a longer life with their family.

    Dr. Treat is a Northwood resident and loves getting to spend time with her two daughters and husband as well as her pets. Her pet family includes Shiraz- a St. Kits Island dog, Stitch- a Labrador retriever, Gracie- a one-eyed sweetheart Domestic Short Hair, and Grayson- a crazy Maine Coon kitten. When she’s not saving animals or spending time with her family she enjoys other activities like swimming, hiking, and photography.


Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Wow! Thanks to all the staff at Anderson Vet Clinic. I feel like you all truly love what you do! My kitty, Lola and I always have such a pleasant experience when we come in. Fortunately, it’s usually just for a check-up, but I would not leave Lola in anyone else’s hands but yours. Thank you for your caring commitment!"
    Maya Smith / Los Angeles, CA
  • "I have benefited tremendously from the care my pet received from Dr. Anderson."
    John Doe / San Diego, CA

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Our Regular Schedule

Northwood Office

Monday:

7:30 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-12:00 pm

CLOSED 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (staff training)

2:00 pm-6:00 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

8:30 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

If you have an Emergency with your pet during our open hours, please call 603-942-8368 and be prepared to bring your pet in immediately. If you need to have emergency medical attention when we are closed, please call CAVES in Concord at 603- 227-1199 or Port City in Portsmouth at 603-433-0056. Both hospitals will keep us up to date on your pet’s care so we can coordinate treatment, if needed.

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