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Dr Erin Dexter Buikema

Meet the friendly staff at Capital Home Veterinary Care!

Dr.
Erin Dexter Buikema
Veterinarian

Dr. Dexter is a 2003 graduate of the Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She earned her Bachelors of Science Degree with Honors in Biology from Randolph-Macon Woman's College in Lynchburg, Virginia. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Virginia Veterinary Medical Association and the Veterinary Information Network.

Background

Dr. Dexter grew up on a farm in New England with many horses, goats, chickens, dogs and cats. She has worked as a small animal and equine veterinarian since graduation. She lives in Powhatan with her husband Matt, their two daughters Sydney and Abigail, their Rhodesian Ridgeback Reuben, Boston Terrier Benson and three kitties Manny, Minny and Stewart.

Their new additions include a pony named Miss Turtle, a miniature donkey named Beanie and 5 chickens.

In 2007, after years of practicing in veterinary hospitals

Dr. Dexter founded Capital Home Veterinary Care LLC, a housecall practice, with the goal of providing exceptional veterinary care in the comfort of home.

'I began this practice because I wanted to offer a more personalized service for pet owners and a less stressful experience for their pets.'

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Hours

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

By Appointment Only

Sunday:

By Appointment Only