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River Road Veterinary Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Orrington, Maine

Call us at (207) 825-2105

veterinarian_dog.pngVeterinary Care the way it should be!

At River Road Veterinary Hospital, we believe that happy pets bring joy to our lives. And of course, healthy pets are happy pets! We work with you to keep your pets feeling their best, from the inside-out! That means pro-active dental care, excellent nutrition, and taking care of little concerns before they become big problems.

We are the Bangor area’s Most Devoted Exotics Vet!

Exotic pets are Dr. Carter’s passion. She pursues additional educational courses about their care, and is constantly learning about their unique needs. We see dozens of exotic pets — ranging from rabbits to reptiles — every month. If you have an exotic pet that needs care, just give us a call!



cat friendly

210 River Road

Orrington, Maine 04474

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Karen Murphy

    Dr. Karen Murphy joined the River Road Veterinary Hospital veterinary medical team in 2017. She is a seasoned veterinarian with over 20 years of working with dogs, cats, and farm animals. Karen enjoys life on her homestead, with her garden, orchard, and bees. Her pets include Samson, a Mini American Shepherd, two crazy cats, a flock of chickens, and a goose. In her spare time Karen likes to spend time outside hiking, snowshoeing, and gardening. She also bakes bread and other goodies for a local 'farm to table' cafe and farm stand. 

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Caring and knowledgeable staff, excellent facilities, kindness, concern along with scientific testing and treatment. I wouldn't take my cats anywhere else. Dr. Carter exemplifies professionalism at its highest.

Carol F. via Yelp

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Our Regular Schedule

River Road Veterinary Hospital


8:00 am-5:30 pm


8:00 am-5:30 pm


8:00 am-5:30 pm


8:00 am-5:30 pm


8:00 am-5:30 pm


2nd and 4th: 8am-12pm