| 255 Freeport St, Dorchester, MA 02122
Emmerson Animal Hospital

Emmerson Animal


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Meet our courteous, top-notch staff

Whether your pet needs routine or specialty veterinary care, Emmerson Animal Hospital is ready to help. Our veterinarians and staff have a long history of providing courteous and professional veterinary medical and dental care to cats and dogs. We're a locally owned and operated veterinary practice, and we're proud to serve the veterinary needs of Dorchester, MA, and the surrounding communities.
Female Veterinarian - Animal Hospital in Dorchester, MA
-Tricia Glazier, D.V.M
Veterinarian, Owner
Dr. Glazier is a native of Pennsylvania and a 1990 graduate of the University of Florida School of Veterinary Medicine. In 1997, Dr. Glazier moved to the Boston area and become owner of Emmerson Animal Hospital with the goal of creating a comfortable and trusting environment in which clients could bring their special family members. Since that time the animal hospital has grown from a 1 doctor facility with 2 staff members to a 3 doctor animal hospital with 10 support staff. In her spare time, Dr. Glazier enjoys spending time with her family, gardening and horseback riding.

-Julie Bodkin, D.V.M.
Dr. Bodkin started as a volunteer here at Emmerson Animal Hospital when she was 15 to begin her journey to become a veterinarian. She continued on as a veterinary technician throughout her high school and college years. She doubled majored in biology and Spanish at Ursinus College just outside of Philadelphia. Julie then went on to earn a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the Atlantic Veterinary College on Prince Edward Island in Canada. Her special interests include dermatology, endocrinology, and soft tissue surgery.
Outside of work, Dr. Bodkin enjoys cooking, traveling, and being a Boston sports fan. She currently resides in Quincy with her husband James and her dog Dixie.

-Vanessa Henry, D.V.M


Veterinary Technicians

Practice Manager

Our veterinarians are members of the American Veterinary Medical Association and Massachusetts Veterinary Medical Association. Our goal is to provide a caring and compassionate environment for your cherished pet. Call us today to schedule an appointment.