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Dr. Karen Murphy

Dr. Karen Murphy

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, spending time in her garden and orchard and with her bees. Her pets include Samson, a Mini American Shepherd, two crazy cats, a flock of chickens, and a goose. When she’s not working, Karen likes to hike, snowshoe, and garden. She also bakes bread and other goodies for a local ‘farm to table’ cafe and farm stand. 

Educational Background:

Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine – D.V.M . 1994

The University of Massachusetts at Amherst – B.S. 1989