For nearly 25 years the Animal Hospital of Putnam has been a staple in this community, put your beloved pets in our experienced hands.
The Treatment Your Pet Deserves
At Animal Hospital of Putnam, we are animal lovers just like you, we will always treat your pet as if it was our own.
Highest Quality Care
We provide the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education.
Veterinarians Dedicated to the Health of Your Pet
Meet Our Team
Sonja Weissbach, DVM
Dr. Weissbach is a New Jersey native and began working in the veterinary field in 1992. She worked as a veterinary technician in NJ and CT as she finished graduate school at the University of Connecticut. She then attended the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Missouri where she received her DVM degree. She is excited to be a part of the team at the Animal Hospital of Putnam and can’t wait to meet your pet
Dr. Smith grew up in Worcester, Massachusetts and graduated from Assumption College before earning her doctorate at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. She opened the Animal Hospital of Putnam in 1990. Dr. Smith has specific interests in dermatology, orthopedics, and surgery. She enjoys spending time with her rambunctious black lab, Bug, who accompanies her to work every day, and her four nephews. Affiliations: American Heartworm Society American Lyme Society American ...
Dr. LaPierre grew up in Holland, Massachusetts and graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a bachelor of science in biochemistry. She earned her doctorate at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. Dr. LaPierre has specific interests in emergency/critical care medicine, feline specific medicine, ultrasound, dentistry, and surgery. Prior to joining the team at the Animal Hospital of Putnam, she worked in an emergency hospital in their intensive care unit. She ...
Dr. Tschirch spent her childhood on a small farm in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, where she nurtured her bond with animals of every size; from kittens to horses and everything in between. She graduated from University of Massachusetts Amherst with a bachelor of science in Pre-Veterinary Studies, and then earned her doctorate of veterinary medicine at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. In her spare time away from the hospital, she enjoys spending time with friends, family ...