Dr. Wilfredo Barrios, our Chief of Staff, attended the University of Mexico where he received a degree in Veterinary Medicine in 1983. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) as well as the Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA).
In addition to dogs and cats, Dr. Barrios enjoys working with and treating ferrets, birds, reptiles, rabbits, rodents, and guinea pigs. He has a special interest is ferret preventative medicine and surgery. Among his many ferret patients, he also treats all of the shelter and foster ferrets owned by the Ferret Association of Connecticut (F.A.C.T.).
F.A.C.T. has worked closely with Dr. Barrios since 1992 and regularly recommends him to people looking for a veterinarian experienced working with and treating ferrets.
Over the years, Dr. Barrios has worked very closely with many shelters, adoption groups, and low cost spay/neuter programs. Most low cost spay & neuter vouchers are honored at the hospital.
Dr. Barrios and his wife Diane reside in Manchester. “Doc” is also an avid jogger and sailboarder.