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Apple Country Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Dr. Dean Snyder and Dr. Heidi Wendel are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Hilton veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 585-392-7387 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Apple Country Veterinary Hospital is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Hilton pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Apple Country Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Dean Snyder and Dr. Heidi Wendel
Hilton Veterinarian | Apple Country Veterinary Hospital | 585-392-7387

516 North Ave.
Hilton, NY 14468

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  • Heidi Wendel, DVM, MPH

    Dr. Heidi Wendel graduated from Hilton High School.  She attended The Ohio State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Sciences and a Master’s Degree in Public Health.  She continued her veterinary education at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2010.

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  • Ashley Appleton, DVM

    Dr. Ashley Appleton grew up in Hilton and at the age of 16 began working at Apple Country Veterinary Hospital as a veterinary assistant where she continued to remain employed throughout her undergrad studies. She received her Bachelor's of Science degree in Biology from SUNY Geneseo in 2009 and then obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2017.

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  • Emily Tetlow, DVM

    Dr. Emily Tetlow grew up in Spencerport and began working at Apple Country Veterinary Hospital as a kennel assistant in 2010. She continued employment through high school and went on to earn a Bachelor's Degree in Biology from SUNY Binghamton in 2016. During school breaks, she returned to work at both Apple Country Veterinary Hospital and Erie Canal Animal Hospital. She attended The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine to receive her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2020. 

    Dr. Tetlow’s veterinary interests include dentistry, feline medicine, and community outreach. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association, and is Fear-Free certified.

    Outside of work, Dr. Tetlow enjoys yoga, thrifting, and traveling outdoors. She has one sweet, spoiled cat named Delilah.


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* Office hours are by appointment only and are subject to change. We are currently open every other Saturday for appointments.

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I LOVE this vet. If I could give this place 100 stars I would. The staff couldn't be anymore awesome. This place Rocks. They treat you and your pets like you are a part of their family. I HIGH MY recommend this Vet! I have nothing but wonderful experiences here. Thanks again!!


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