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Welcome to Upper Marlboro Veterinary Hospital

Your partner for the health of Your pet! 
Call us at 301- 627-7387

Upper Marlboro Veterinary Hospital is a caring, family owned and operated Veterinary Hospital in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. It is a well-established, full-service, small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive healthcare services to pets in Upper Marlboro and the surrounding areas. 

We offer a wide variety of medical, surgical and dental services in our veterinary hospital; Bathing and medical shaving of matted fur and boarding is also offered on site.

We provide comprehensive healthcare services to pets in Upper Marlboro, Bowie, Largo, kettering , Marlton, Clinton, Croom, Cheltenham, Lothian, Bristol, Dunkirk and the surrounding  20772, 20774, 20721, 20716, 20717, 20623, 20743, 20762 and 20711 zip code areas. 


Our veterinary hospital is well equipped with advanced equipment and technologies to provide the highest standard of care to our patients - PETS. Our facility has the equipment to provide comprehensive in house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suite, dental suite, pharmacy, and more.

Please visit our Services page to learn about the wide range of services offered to keep your companions feeling their best. Call us @ (301) 627-PETS (7387) to schedule an appointment. Click here to learn more about our veterinarian and our staff and save some money with a coupon! Visit our full articles of pet medical information. On our site you will find a number of resources that enable you to learn how to take better care of your pets. Call or email us and we'll promptly get back to you.

At Upper Marlboro Veterinary Hospital, we strive to partner with caring pet owners in order to provide their four-legged family memebers with longer and happier lives. We treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Mesfin Wodajo
Upper Marlboro Veterinarian | Upper Marlboro Veterinary Hospital | (301) 627-7387

15222 Marlboro Pike
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

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How Our Team Can Help

Our team of experts is here to make your experience high-quality so that you receive the best service in Upper Marlboro.

Quality Services
Our staff is trained in the most up-to-date techniques and procedures to care for your pet.

Modern Equipment
We've invested in the newest equipment to deliver the best results. 

Friendly Staff
We pride ourselves on being friendly with all your pets, whether you've been with us for years or are brand new.
Individual Approach
No two pets are alike. We focus on caring for the needs of each individual animal.

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Meet the Team

Learn Who We Are

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    Meklit Mesfin
    Volunteer/Future Vet

    Volunteer/Future Vet

  • Mahlet Mesfin
    Mahlet Mesfin
    Volunteer/Future Vet

    Volunteer/Future Vet

  • Shauntee
    Shauntee Washington
    Vet tech assistant

    Shauntee Washington has been with us for over 4 years now as a part time vet tech assistant. She is a very dedicated hard-working staff who is there to help everyone when help is needed.

  • Duvie
    Duvie Shatswell
    Office manager

    Veterinary Tech/Receptionist/Office manager Duvie is an experienced client service coordinator and Vet tech, Duvie joined us in October 2021 with at least 5 years veterinary technician/receptionist experience. She loves what she does, and she is fun to work with. Duvie is very educated in the field of Veterinarian studies and is inspired by the great doctor she works with. In the years to come Duvie plans to continue training to be a certified veterinary technician and will continue to provide outstanding care to clients and pets at Upper Marlboro Veterinarian Hospital.

  • JB Peterson

    A certified veterinary assistant since 2022, JB has used his many skills in animal care, client services, and medical professionalism to provide the utmost quality in veterinary services for all of our clients. JB strives to broaden his understanding of the veterinary field and seeks to become a veterinarian himself in the years to come. Along with being one of our wonderful veterinary technicians, JB is also the bath tech who gives all of our qualifying patients a thorough cleaning.

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    Dr. Mesfin Wodajo (Mostly goes by Dr. Mesfin)

    Dr. Mesfin's passion is for preventative care medicine and being a partner with pet owners in taking care of their pet's health care. Dr. Mesfin is a 2000 graduate of Utrecht University, The Netherlands. Utrecht university veterinary faculty is the very first veterinary faculty to get accreditation by AVMA outside the North America and it is the only veterinary school in The Netherlands.

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    Senait Tassew

    Senait serves as assistant administrator at UMVH. Beside working as a licensed practical nurse at a retirement home, her role here is for a smooth and efficient operation of the hospital. Senait lives in Crofton with her husband Dr. Mesfin and twin girls Mahlet and Meklit, a 4 yr old Bichon and Shi Tzu mix - Twister and a 16 yr old DSH cat - Mobie.

  • Natasha M

    Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist Natasha is an experienced client service coordinator and Vet assistant. Natasha has been with Upper Marlboro Veterinary Hospital since the beginning of 2022. Natasha has been working with animals for a while. In the years to come Natasha plans to continue the training to be a certified veterinary technician and the care she provides as a Veterinarian Technician/Receptionist at Upper Marlboro Veterinarian Hospital.

  • Jess Boling

    Veterinary Tech/Receptionist Jess has been working at Upper Marlboro Veterinarian Hospital since 2023.  Jess has been working in the pet health care profession for more than 20 years, 

  • Sharnaye Raiford

    Bio comes soon


  • "Dr. Mesfin is an experienced, caring and friendly vet that understands pets needs and behavior very well. He advocates prevention and gives particular attention to preventive care that my dog and I like."

    - Darell Stephanos, Lanham, MD
  • Knowledgeable veterinarian, Very caring. Clean and nice smelling. Great place to bring your pet/family member.

    - diannas, Upper Marlboro
  • The experience with Upper Marlboro Veterinary Hospital, would love for Princess to continue, it just its to expensive for me at this time.

    - sheilag, Upper Marlboro
  • This veterinary hospital is phenomenal! They go above and beyond when caring for your pets. They were timely, checked on my dog after every visit and stayed late during emergencies. I was more than pleased with the service.

    - kianas, Upper Marlboro
  • Nice place! They helped make our cat feel better! would recommend it to my friends!

    - mercyl, Bowie
  • Tikah and I are just joining your Vet family, and I must say, you're the best there is. Your service has been flawless. Thank you so much for your care for Tikah and your courtesy to me. Mrs. Paula Herring and Tikah Herring

    - paulah, Capitol Heights
  • Great!

    - jamess, Upper Marlboro
  • The staff was very caring and professional. Charges were reasonable and well explained. It was my first visit. I liked the vet very much and will go back to him in the future.

    - barbaraj, Waysons Woods
  • Had a great experience here! My cat was sick the day before Christmas. Not only did the staff accommodate me, but they were very helpful and sincere. The girl running the front desk was an awesome multi-tasker and got customers moving through the office without a hitch. My only complaint is that the office fee is a little pricey, but it was worth it for the emergency care my cat received.

    - deannas, Upper Marlboro Show More
  • Everything was wonderful. Much better than any other vet I've been to in years. I will be bringing my dog here from now on...

    - kelbys, Upper Marlboro
  • Staff and doctor were awesome. Thank you for the great care you showed Rocky!!!

    - marloh, Upper Marlboro

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