Mission/Core Values

Our Mission Statement:

To care for All of God’s Creatures with Exceptional Excellence.

Riverside Veterinary Hospital will be known for its exceptional compassion and care for all of God’s creatures.  God’s creatures include both the animals that are brought to us and the people that we have an opportunity to serve and work with; clients, fellow team members, suppliers, and community members.  We will strive to serve with exceptional excellence; not simply meeting but surpassing the expectations of those we are caring for.  God has blessed us with great opportunities and we will strive to glorify Him and accept the stewardship that He challenges us to pursue.

Our Core Values: These are the values and qualities that each team member and Riverside as a whole strive to follow:


Integrity – Demonstrate Honesty and strong moral character in everything we do. Always strive to do the right thing in each situation.  Accept Personal Accountability in everything we do.

Christ honoring – Glorify God and provide exceptional care to His creation of people and animals. 

Compassion to pets and community-  Show true caring and compassion for pets and people in the hospital and in the community

Family Atmosphere –  Sharing the joys and trials of fellow team members. Have fun together as we work together to accomplish our goals.

Respect  – Show Respect to all and earn the Trust of others by consistently demonstrating a caring attitude and treating pets and people.

Excellence – Provide high quality pet care and WOW Client Care by surpassing expectations and demonstrating a friendly, professional manner in all that we do.

Our Vision Statement:

  1. Riverside will be a premiere veterinary care facility by building a reputation of providing comprehensive, friendly, and caring veterinary and ancillary services in the hospital for clients and pets. 
  2. Riverside will be a premiere employment site by demonstrating an exceptional work environment and caring family team attitude. 
  3. Riverside will be a premiere community involvement business with outreach to the community and Christian ministry programs.