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Special Holiday Hours:

Thanksgiving 2018

The office will be closing at 12pm on Wednesday Nov. 21st, and will be closed Thanksgiving Day. 

Christmas 2018

The office will be closing at 12pm on Monday Dec. 24th and will be closed Christmas Day. 

New Year's 2018

The office will be closing at 12pm on Monday Dec. 31st and will be closed New Year's Day


We are excited to announce our NEW ONLINE STORE! Click the link below to browse our products! 


Our online store offers all the products we carry in the hospital and MUCH MORE! We have products for animals of all species and we honor most manufacturer coupons and rebates!  Signing up is quick and easy and all medication orders SHIP FREE within 3-5 days! Free shipping is available on food when you choose auto-ship!



Drs. Heidi and Scott Morey with University of Connecticut's official mascots, Jonathan XIII and Jonathan XIV

Welcome to Fenton River Veterinary Hospital

Small Animal . Large Animal . Equine





Fenton River Veterinary Hospital was founded by Dr.’s  Scott and Heidi Morey,  the husband and wife team wanted to create a Veterinary Hospital that really connected with the community while providing high-quality progressive veterinary care. Since we opened, we have expanded to 5 veterinarians and we have on call hours for emergencies in case you need help when the hospital is closed.

We honor and appreciate the bond between you and your pet, and treat all of our patients as if they were our own. We follow the highest ethical and medical standards, while considering the physical, emotional and financial capabilities of our patient's owners. We have a compassionate, well-educated team of professionals that are committed to educating our clients and the community; helping our patients lead healthier, happier, and longer lives; and providing exceptional customer service that exceeds our clients’ expectations.

Fenton River Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes patients needing routine medical, surgical, and dental care, as well as patients requiring immediate treatment. We provide personalized services for all species, large and small, in medicine and surgery, including advanced soft tissue and orthopedic surgical services. We also have three mobile units that are equipped to provide high-quality veterinary medicine in the convenience of your own home or farm.

Our hospital is located in the Fieldstone Commons plaza, and directions are available on our Contact Us page. If you have any questions, call 860-870-8701 or email us and we'll get back to you promptly.

At Fenton River Veterinary Hospital, we treat you and your pets like family.

Dr. Scott Morey     Dr. Heidi Morey

Dr. Weston Brown     Dr. Kathryn Garner

Dr. Samantha King

We provide emergency services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please call our office at 860-870-8701, and our answering service will alert the veterinarian on call.

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Talia Noble
    Veterinary Assistant
    I love coming to work everyday! Ever since I started working here at Anderson Veterinary Clinic I have been reading and learning as much as I can about pet health and well being. Now my pets and I are living a healthier life and can pass my knowledge and experience to other families so they too can discover wellness!
  • Dr.
    Scott D. Morey
    DVM, MS

    Dr. Scott Morey was raised in Tolland, Connecticut. Growing up, he enjoyed working on a local dairy farm and showing beef cattle in 4-H. This led him to pursue a degree in animal science from the University of Connecticut. He then attended veterinary school at Kansas State University and graduated with honors. While attending veterinary school, he also pursued his M.S. in animal science, specializing in dairy cattle nutrition, graduating with a 4.0 GPA.

    Following graduation, he practiced at a progressive, mixed-animal practice in north central Kansas, where he practiced high quality medicine and surgery in all species. He then moved back to Connecticut and began providing on-farm veterinary services before opening Fenton River Veterinary Hospital in his hometown with his wife, Dr. Heidi Morey. Scott specializes in large animal medicine, providing on-farm routine exams and vaccinations, lameness exams, reproductive services, surgeries and many others. Scott is trained in equine reproduction, bovine embryo transfer, cattle nutrition, and emergency medicine. He also provides on-farm digital radiology and ultrasound.  When Scott isn't working, he enjoys spending time with Heidi and their children, Ashlynn and Jackson, and working with their small herd of Simmental beef cattle.

    Dr. Morey is licensed in Connecticut and Massachusetts, and is a member of the following organizations:

    • American Association of Equine Practitioners
    • American Association of Bovine Practitioners
    • American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners
    • American Veterinary Medical Association
    • Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association

  • Dr.
    Heidi Morey
    MS, DVM

    Dr. Heidi Morey grew up in Willington, Connecticut. She was active in many 4-H clubs during her youth, but especially enjoyed showing beef cattle. She attended the University of Connecticut, graduating  with a B.S. in animal science. Following graduation, Heidi attended veterinary school at Kansas State University, and graduated with honors. While there, she also completed her M.S. in animal science.

    After graduation, she practiced in a mixed animal practice in north central Kansas. There, she was able to focus on her interest of small animal, soft tissue, and orthopedic surgery, while also having the opportunity to work with farm animals and horses.  Heidi moved back to Connecticut, where she was able to continue practicing while expanding her knowledge and skills in small animal surgery and medicine. she eventually opened Fenton River Veterinary Hospital with her husband, Dr. Scott Morey. During her small amount of free time, Heidi enjoys being a 4-H leader, staying active outdoors, working with her cattle, and spending time with her family.

  • Dr.
    Weston H. Brown
    DVM

    Dr. Weston Brown grew up in Western Massachusetts raising and showing dairy goats in both 4-H and the American Dairy Goat Association. After graduating from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a degree in animal science, Weston received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Iowa State University in 2016. Following graduation, he worked in Harmony, Minnesota at a mixed animal practice for one year. Weston is excited to be back in his home of New England, working at Fenton River Veterinary Hospital as a mixed animal veterinarian.

    Weston has a special interest in camelids, small ruminants, and donkeys and has spent much of his career working with and researching these species. He is currently licensed as an apprentice judge for the American Dairy Goat Association. In his spare time, Weston enjoys playing ice hockey, woodworking, working with 4-H youth, and spending time at home with his dog, a schnauzer/terrier mix. Weston is engaged to be married in the spring of 2018.

  • Dr.
    Kathryn R. Garner
    BVM&S

    Dr. Kathryn Garner grew up in Greenville, Pennsylvania. During school, she enjoyed riding her two horses, Magic and Chip. This led her to pursue a degree in equine science and management from Delaware Valley University, graduating in 2011. She then moved to Edinburgh, Scotland to complete her veterinary training at the University of Edinburgh Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. During veterinary school, she focused on both equine and farm animal medicine. Following graduation in 2016, she went on to complete a mixed animal internship based at Myhre Equine Clinic in Rochester, New Hampshire. During the internship, she focused mostly on equine lameness and medicine.

    During her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her dog, Kiba James, and her cat, Samantha Jane. She also enjoys hiking, fishing, yoga, running, and spending time with her friends and family.

  • Jacleen
    Manager

    Jacleen moved to Connecticut in 2009 from rural Ohio and has been in the veterinary field for almost 20 years. She began her career as a boarding kennel volunteer, and over the years has acquired a wealth of knowledge and experience in positions such as Head Technician and Practice Manager. She chose to progress her career by taking on the position of hospital manager when we first opened in August 2015. Jacleen shows great compassion for each patient and loves to help and educate clients about animal health. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two dogs, Dizzy and Wonton, and two one-eyed cats, Odin and Wallee.

  • Emily
    Supervisor - Small Animal Care

    Emily joined our team in September 2016, bringing three years of experience as a veterinary assistant. She graduated from the University of Connecticut in 2015, where she double majored in animal science and in agriculture and natural resources. Outside of work, Emily enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and with her pug named Bella!

  • Morgan
    Supervisor - Large Animal Care

    Morgan has been with us since March 2016. Her previous experience in the field of veterinary medicine includes working at the Connecticut Humane Society and East of the River Veterinary Emergency Clinic at Bolton Veterinary Hospital. Outside of work, Morgan likes to spend time with her husband and daughter, and taking care of their herd of Boer goats and chickens.

  • Danielle

    Danielle joined Fenton River Veterinary Hospital in early 2016, eager to learn about the veterinary field. Although she is new to the veterinary setting, she has almost 15 years of experience working with large animals in 4-H and in her personal life. She graduated from the University of Connecticut in 2014 with a degree in animal science. Danielle is a great asset to our team!

  • Mary

    Mary joined our team in September 2015 with over three years of experience as a veterinary assistant and a strong interest in large animal care. She grew up in Coventry, Connecticut and was involved in 4-H for 12 years, where she showed dairy goats, dairy cattle, and horses. Mary loves riding her retired race horse, Rose, and spending time with her dog, Remington. She also enjoys showing dairy cattle over the summer. Her upbeat personality and dedication to patient care are a great asset to our team!

  • Alicia

    Alicia has had a passion for helping animals all of her life. She obtained a B.S. in veterinary technology from Mount Ida College before starting off her career with us in June 2017. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her friends, family, and her Aussidoodle, Sully.

  • Stephanie

    Stephanie graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a B.S. in animal science. Before she started working with us in March 2017, Stephanie started working with animals as a daycare attendant at Candlewick Kennels, and then as a veterinary assistant at Bolton Veterinary Hospital. She has a dog named Cody, and three cats named Toby, Max, and Rhody. She also has two rabbits named Baloo and Carl. In her spare time, Stephanie likes to spend time with her family and working on craft projects.

  • Karl

    Karl earned his B.S. in biology from Eastern Connecticut State University in 2016 and started working in the veterinary field shortly after. He joined our team in January 2018 and enjoys working with all types of animals - big, small, and anywhere in between. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with friends and family, and especially his family’s golden retrievers, Abby and Kebo.

  • Kristen

    Kristen joined the team in April 2018, bringing five years of experience as a veterinary assistant. She graduated in 2016 from Becker College where she majored in veterinary technology. In her spare time, she loves being outside and doing anything that involves getting her hands dirty! Her family raises Red Devon cattle, along with a few donkeys on their little farm. She has had many exotic pets in the past, including chinchillas and Pac-Man frogs! She is a great addition to our team!

  • Kris

    Kris started working with us in May 2018 with four years of experience in the veterinary field. She's worked with an array of patients from large animals to pocket pets and reptiles! When Kris isn’t working, she enjoys spending time outdoors hunting, fishing, and hiking, and hanging out with her cat, Zeke, and Pitbull, Bo Duke!

  • Crystal
    Customer Service Supervisor

    Crystal joined our team in August 2017 and has been in the veterinary field for over 15 years. She has an A.S. in animal science from the University of Connecticut. Her love for animals started from a young age as an active member of 4-H, where she raised and showed Polled Hereford beef cattle. Crystal gained previous experience in the volunteering at the Connecticut Humane Society and working at another local veterinary establishment. Crystal enjoys assisting clients and their pets, and ensuring they are comfortable throughout their visit with us. Outside of work, Crystal and her Husband, Ed, have a small farm where they raise broadleaf tobacco and a variety of vegetables. Crystal especially loves spending time with her dog Tyson and working in the fields with her Chesapeake Bay Retrievers, Buddy and Daisy.

  • Kecia

    With the spring arriving and feeling the need for a fresh start, Kecia joined our team in April 2018. Bringing with her over 20 years of veterinary experience, she was excited to work at a veterinary hospital that focused on building exceptional client relationships. Having worked full time as a receptionist, as well a relief technician for several area veterinary emergency hospitals, she knows the importance of being compassionate with pet owners during their most difficult times and decisions. She loves educating clients on all of our products and services. In her free time, she enjoys traveling with her husband and trying to figure out a way to permanently keep her grand-doggy. Don’t hesitate to pick up the phone or drop us an email, as she would love to help you with any question or concern.

  • Kim

    Kim, a Tolland native, joined our team in May 2018, bringing almost 15 years of experience as a veterinary receptionist.  She spent her youth as an active member of 4-H, leading to her career in the veterinary field.  Kim lives in town with her husband and children, where they raise ducks, chickens, and other animals on their hobby farm.  They also have two dogs, Emma and Hunter, and three cats, Casper, Munchkin, and Twitch.

  • Corey
    CVT

    Corey joined our team when our doors first opened in August 2015 with over 15 years of experience in the veterinary field. Although she has maintained a full-time career with another veterinary hospital, she likes to help us out on Saturdays every now and then. Corey grew up as an active member of 4-H and continues to stay active as a club leader in Tolland County. Outside of working, Corey likes to spend time with her husband and their Olde English Bulldogge, Gronk.

  • Megan

    Megan has been with Fenton River Veterinary Hospital since we first opened in August 2015. She started veterinary assisting in 2006 and has a strong background in 4-H, where she showed and raised multiple species of livestock. She works full time for the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service but enjoys helping out on a Thursday night or Saturday occasionally. Outside of work, Megan enjoys spending time with family and hiking with her dog, Fiona.

  • Scott D. Morey
    DVM, MS

    Dr. Scott Morey was raised in Tolland, Connecticut. Growing up, he enjoyed working on a local dairy farm and showing beef cattle in 4-H. This led him to pursue a degree in animal science from the University of Connecticut, graduating in 2006.

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  • Dr.
    Heidi Morey
    MS, DVM

    Dr. Heidi Morey grew up in Willington, Connecticut. She was active in many 4-H clubs during her youth, but especially enjoyed showing beef cattle. She attended the University of Connecticut, graduating in 2005 with a B.S. in animal science.

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  • Dr.
    Weston H. Brown
    DVM

    Dr. Weston Brown grew up in Western Massachusetts raising and showing dairy goats in both 4-H and the American Dairy Goat Association. After graduating from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a degree in animal science, Weston received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Iowa State University in 2016.

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  • Dr.
    Kathryn R. Garner
    BVM&S

    Dr. Kathryn Garner grew up in Greenville, Pennsylvania. During school, she enjoyed riding her two horses, Magic and Chip. This led her to pursue a degree in equine science and management from Delaware Valley University, graduating in 2011.

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  • Dr.
    Samantha King

    Dr. Samantha King grew up right next door in Ellington, Connecticut.  Dr. King specializes in dogs, cats and exotic animals.  During high school she began working at The Zoo in Forest Park in Springfield, MA where her passion for exotic animals flourished.  This led her to pursue a degree in Zoo Science from Delaware Valley University where she made the Dean’s List every semester.  She gained early acceptance into veterinary school and earned her DVM from The Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. 
    Throughout her education she gained a tremendous amount of knowledge in exotic pets, wildlife, aquatic and zoo animal medicine.  She spent numerous hours working with her mentor, a mobile zoo animal veterinarian, and completing externships at a wildlife clinic, a safari park, aquariums and several zoos.

    During her spare time, Dr. King enjoys playing volleyball, hiking, going to the beach and traveling.  She loves spending time with her family, friends and her cat, Gandalf.  She is excited to help care for your dogs, cats and exotic animals of all kinds while giving back to the community so close to her hometown.

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "From the initial phone call to the actual appointment, Fenton River Vet staff were so very kind and compassionate. It wasn't a happy ending for my Magnolia, however staff stood shoulder to shoulder with me and made the difficult decision I had to make, bearable. Thank you so much."
    Elaine M. Tolland, CT
  • "My wife and I were so impressed with the staff at Fenton River. The technicians were friendly, knowledgeable and caring. The Dr. kept us informed each step of the way, which provided us great comfort. We highly recommend this Veterinary Hospital."
    Bill Y. Tolland, CT
  • "Staff was so friendly and treatment offered was a conservative approach, they weren't trying to push expensive tests. A big plus that they can do x-rays on-site and also run bloodwork on-site and you get results while you're still there!"
    Heather R. Tolland, CT

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am

7:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am

12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Closed

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