Dr. Valeria Rickard
Dr. Valeria Rickard, the practice owner at North Oatlands Animal Hospital & Reproduction Center and Dominion Valley Animal Hospital is a Virginia Tech Veterinary School graduate. She has been practicing small animal veterinary medicine and surgery in the Northern Virginia area for the past 13 years. In 2005, she realized her dream and opened her own state-of-the-art practice in Haymarket. With her husband John, Dr. Rickard has designed and built a facility large enough to serve the needs of all their companion animal clients while retaining the feel of personalized service.
Dr. Beecher Watson
Dr. Watson is a 1982 graduate of The University of Pennsylvania. He has extensive experience in veterinary medicine including equine, bovine, feline and canine medicine. Dr. Watson has worn many hats throughout his career as a veterinarian, medical director, practice owner, and consultant, while focusing on advancing his skills in general practice, surgery, and reproductive medicine.
During Dr. Watson enjoys working with people through mentoring, and helping them achieve their professional goals. He excels at working with our clients and their families,
Dr. Deborah Cohen, DVM
Dr. Cohen was born and raised in Southern California and grew up with many dogs and horses; as a child it was her dream to become a veterinarian when she grew up. She left California when she was nineteen to pursue her education and studies at Colorado State University.
While in Colorado she obtained her bachelor’s degree in Animal Science and a minor in Anatomy and Neurobiology in 1994.