Our Doctors

 

Betty Jo Black, DVM, CVH

“My greatest desire in veterinary medicine is to have an animal and their people be able to enjoy a happy, quality life together.   I get great joy from taking my conventional and holistic methods, either apart or together, and having a pet recover into health.”

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Dr. Black graduated from Colorado State University in 1991.  She has studied animal homeopathy, graduating from Dr. Richard Pitcairn’s course;  additional study and presentation of cases led to Certification as a Classical Veterinary Homeopath by the Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy. 

American Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy (AAVH)

American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (AHVMA) 

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

Vermont Veterinary Medical Association (VVMA)

Dr. Carroll graduated for NCSU in 1993 with a doctorate in traditional veterinary medicine.  In 2001 she completed her acupuncture studies at Tufts University and is a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist.  She continues her studies in advanced Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine.

Anne M. Carroll, DVM, CVA

“Receiving and returning the unconditional love of an animal is one of life’s greatest gifts.  Being able to share and facilitate in that experience with all of our patients and their humans is the gift I receive every day, and it is why I love my profession.”

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International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS)

American Veterinary Acupuncture Association (AVAA)

American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (AHVMA)

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

Vermont Veterinary Medical Association (VVMA) 

Emma Basham, DVM

“My maternal grandmother grew up in China and had spoken of the effectiveness of herbal treatments she received as a child.  This was the seed that awakened a passion while studying to dig deep into Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine and integrate it into my own practice if medicine.”

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Dr. Basham graduated from the Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in 2016.  While studying she completed coursework at the Chi Institute in Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine including acupuncture and herbal medicine.  

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)