Bedford Animal Hospital

Bedford Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Bedford, NH. Our professional and courteous staff seek to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for our highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Bedford Animal Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Bedford, NH and surrounding areas. Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find our more information about how Bedford Animal Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
Animal Hospital, Bedford, NH
  • Mon -Thurs: 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Fri & Sat: 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sun: 9:00am - 12:00pm (for boarding & supplies only)
  • William L. Sofield, DVM

    Dr. William (Bill) Sofield wanted to be a Veterinarian for as long as he can remember. He grew up in New Jersey and after graduating from Lafayette College he received a Masters degree from the University of New Hampshire. He was awarded his Veterinary degree from Kansas State University as well as a Ph.D. in Veterinary Parasitology. He returned to New Hampshire in 1983 and purchased the Bedford Animal Hospital with his partner Carl T. DePrima DVM.

    In his practice of Veterinary medicine and surgery, Bill feels that it is important to build strong relationships with pets and their owners in order to best provide for the lifetime health and well being of each pet.

    Bill and his wife, Barbara have three daughters, four dogs and a cat. In his time away from work, Bill enjoys many outdoor activities with his family such as sailing, boating, skiing, snowshoeing and hiking. He also is a "do it yourselfer" and has fun working on home projects.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1983
  • Judy A. Devine, DVM

    Dr. Judy Devine was born and raised in New Jersey. She completed her undergraduate at University of Rhode Island. Upon completing her DVM at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, she returned back east to practice and be closer to family.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1996
  • Melissa L. Watts, DVM

    Dr. Melissa Watts grew up in Waltham, MA. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Maine and then went on to complete her DVM at Kansas State University. She returned to New England to be closer to family. Dr. Watts has three cats and a Cardigan Welsh Corgi. She enjoys spending her free time with family or curled up with a good book. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jul 14, 2014
  • Valerie A. Koenig, DVM

    Dr. Valerie Koenig grew up in Reading, MA. She graduated with a degree in Animal Science from the University of Vermont. After obtaining her DVM from Tufts University, she completed an internship in large dairy medicine at Michigan State University. Missing the landscape and gorgeous coastline of New England, Dr. Koenig returned to be closer to family and friends, and to enjoy the diversity of small animal medicine. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, running, traveling, and cooking, as well as spending time with friends and family.

    Years in Practice:
    Sep 11, 2014