Gansett Animal Hospital

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167 Newport Ave
Rumford, RI 02916

Driving Directions

(401) 434-2751


  • Hours:
  • Mon. - Fri. 7:30AM-7:30PM
  • Sat: 7:30AM-4:30PM
  • Sun: 9:00-11:00AM
  • Doctors by appointment.

Gansett Animal Hospital, opened in 1965, is a full service Veterinary facility, caring for animals of South Eastern Massachusetts and the Greater Providence, Rhode Island Area. We are staffed with four highly experienced Veterinarians and many compassionate, skilled Veterinary Assistants. In addition to providing services to the public, we partner with local shelters to promote adoption and affordable spay/neuter programs. We are able to provide both routine and specialty services. Please call to learn more about our family focused  community practice.

Our Mission is to provide high quality affordable veterinary medical and surgical services in a compassionate, informed environment. We strive to deliver exceptional patient care and superior client satisfaction. 

Gansett Animal Hospital Services

  • Annual Wellness Exams and Preventative Medicine
  • Boarding
  • Chronic Care
  • Consultations with Boarded Specialists
  • Dental Care
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Health Certificates for Domestic and International Travel
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Sick Exam and Emergency Visits
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations

Gansett Animal Hospital Staff Profiles

Dr. Peter Cournoyer (Owner)

Dr. Cournoyer graduated from  Boston College in 1984 and Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine  in 1989. He acquired the practice in 2001 and especially enjoys primary care and surgery. He is married with three children and enjoys the family pets; two dogs, two cats,three sheep and two chickens!.
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Years in Practice: 27

Boston College, Tufts University

Dr. Lori Schneider

Dr. Schneider graduated from Iowa State College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. An Iowa native, she has enjoyed living in Rhode Island since 2008. She takes pleasure in all aspects of small animal practice, especially getting to know her clients and their pets. Dr. Schneider shares her home with her husband, two young sons, three dogs and two cats.
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Years in Practice: 11

Iowa State College

Dr. Amy Munson

Dr. Munson graduated in 2008 from the Atlantic Veterinary College on Prince Edward Island, Canada and has been practicing in RI ever since. She and her husband Chris share their home with 3 "special needs" animals: a three-legged Chihuahua, a one-eyed cat and an asthmatic cat. She also has two large fuzzy dogs and  one other "rescue" cat. She recently added two humans to her extensive family as well.

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Years in Practice: 8

Atlantic Veterinary College

Yoga and Spending Time With her Children