Brookside Veterinary Hospital

42981 State Hwy 28
Arkville, NY 12406


Brookside Veterinary Hospital - Our Doctors

Laraine Caliri, DVM:

As a kid in Canton, MA, Dr. Laraine Caliri was that kid that brought home every creature she found wanting to keep it as a pet. She knew she wanted to be a vet and worked as a stable hand, groomer, trainer, zookeeper, and vet tech along the way. She graduated from Ross University in 1998 and worked in few small animal hospitals as well as an emergency clinic here in the Hudson Valley.

Dr. Caliri has special interests in birds, reptiles and alternative therapies. She breeds rare poultry in addition to training, breeding and showing her dogs. Some of her hobbies include visiting Cape Cod and spending time at the beach.

Member of:

American Veterinary Medical Association

International Veterinary Acupuncture Society

Upstate New York Boxer Club

International Veterinary Information Society

Hudson Valley Chickens

Certified in Stem Cell Therapy


Dr. Sniderman:

Dr. Sniderman grew up in Englewood, NJ and attended high school at Horace Mann School. He graduated with honors from Cornell University in 1988 with a Bachelors degree in Animal Science and received his veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1993. Upon completion of veterinary school, he started working in New Jersey at the North Bergen Animal Hospital before heading to Colorado where he gained experience in all aspects of veterinary medicine.