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Meet Our Team

Deborah Snyder, DVM
Dr. Deborah Snyder graduated from the University of Massachusetts/Amherst with a degree in Zoology and worked in research at the University of Colorado Medical School in Denver. Three years later she decided to pursue a career in Veterinary Medicine and graduated from the Colorado State College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in 1986. Dr. Snyder has been practicing in Niskayuna since 1991.Dr. Snyder is married and has two grown sons who are presently pursuing their careers. Her extended family includes her dog, Sundance, and several fish. Dr. Snyder is excited to have her own practice and serving her patients and clients in Niskayuna!

Dr. Snyder’s interests are Internal Medicine and Surgery and Dermatology.

Rebecca Glock, DVM
Rebecca was born right here in Niskayuna and went to Scotia-Glenville schools. She started her college career at SUNY Cobleskill before transferring to The Ohio State University to finish her bachelor’s and attend Veterinary school. Before joining us Rebecca worked in a mixed animal practice seeing a wide variety of animals in the Adirondacks, but decided that she would like to move closer to home and focus her skills on companion animals. Rebecca is currently engaged to her high school sweet-heart Chris and the two of them share a home with 2 dogs and a cat.
Robin Tobin, DVM

Dr. Robin Tobin graduated from New York University in 1978 and the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1983. She has been working in the Capital District for the past 28 years at various veterinary hospitals as a relief veterinarian.

Robin is married to Dr. Dan Tobin and has two grown sons. She likes to play ice hockey, practice yoga and hike in the Adirondacks.

Currently, Dr. Tobin’s areas of interest are dentistry, soft tissue surgery and ophthalmology. She looks forward to contributing to the River Road Animal Hospital in a compassionate manner.

Lucy Medina

Lucy has always been a dog lover, but six years ago she decided to make her passion into her career! She attended SUNY Cobleskill with a focus in canine behavior and has even trained with the head of the Albany County K9 Unit. She added dog grooming to her growing list of canine expertise and has since become a certified groomer. 


Lucy cares deeply about animals both professionally and personally. Lucy owns four dogs; two miniature dachshunds and two whippets. In her spare time, she spends time riding horses and hanging out with her dogs.

Stop by River Road Animal Hospital any time to meet Lucy! She’s looking forward to meeting you and your dog! Check out Lucy’s exclusive grooming Instagram @grooming_by_lucy