Providing top-notch animal care isn't just what we do -- it's what we love!

1415 Osterville West Barnstable Road, W. Barnstable MA      Tel: 508-428-6393       Hours: Monday - Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p. m.    Email

 Cape Cod Animal Hospital

Dr. Scott Munson


Scott Munson is a native of Massachusetts, growing up in Weston. “When your father is a veterinarian, your next pet is always a delightful surprise. Dad brought home some wonderful homeless pets through his many years on staff at the old Angell Memorial Animal Hospital.” Dr. Munson earned his BA in biology from Washington and Jefferson College and then followed in both his father’s and uncle’s footsteps by earning his veterinary medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Munson also completed a post-doctorate internship at Angell Memorial Animal Hospital before entering private practice. Following a five-year tenure at a large 24 hour facility on the South Shore, Dr. Munson continued his career in emergency medicine and relief work.

In 1994, Dr. Munson purchased Cape Cod Animal Hospital and Cape Cod Farm Kennel from Dr. Bill Laughlin. Dr. Munson enjoys the variety of feline and canine general practice with particular interests in orthopedic disorders, dermatology, endocrinology and ophthalmology.

Dr. Paula Monte
We knew her as Paula Davis back in the day - one of our very valuable veterinary assistants. Paula, now Dr. Paula Monte married with a young family, has moved back to Cape Cod.Dr. Paula Monte is now available for appointments at Cape Cod Animal Hospital in Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Dr. Monte's main interest are chiropractic care, acupuncture, and the overall health and wellness of your pet.Dr. Monte graduated from Virginia Tech in 2001 with a Bachelor's degree in Animal Science. During her time at Virginia Tech, Dr. Monte rode on the intercollegiate equestrian team. Following graduation from Virginia Tech, Dr. Monte was accepted into the University of Illinois's College of Veterinary Medicine. In 2005, Dr. Monte received her doctorate in Veterinary Medicine, graduating With Honors.Upon graduation from veterinary school, Dr. Monte completed an  internship with Fairfield Equine Associates, one of the leading sport horse practices on the East Coast. After completion of her internship, Dr. Monte practiced as an equine ambulatory veterinarian for 5 years, in Virginia and Connecticut.In 2010,

Dr. Monte became certified by the International Veterinary Chiropractic Association by completing a chiropractic program at the Options for Animal College of  Animal Chiropractic in Wellsville, Kansas. Dr. Monte is also certified veterinary acupuncturist having completed her studies at the prestigious Choi Institute in Reddick, Florida.Before returning to Cape  Cod, Dr. Monte was part of an integrative practice in Connecticut performing acupuncture, chiropractic, and herbal medicine on both small animals and horses.

​Dr. Monte enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach, horseback riding and skiing. She is extremely excited to be back at Cape Cod Animal Hospital and looks forward to meeting you and your pets.


Veterinarians  &  Staff

Dr. Heidi McMorrow


Heidi McMorrow grew up in Oklahoma with a multitude of pets – “if it had 4 legs and fur, you can bet we had it for a pet”. From a very young age, Dr. McMorrow knew she wanted to be a veterinarian. Dr. McMorrow attended Oklahoma State University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in physiology and a doctorate in veterinary medicine. Following graduation,

Dr. McMorrow moved to the East Coast to pursue her career in small animal veterinary medicine and surgery. In 1995, following 8 years of practice at a large 24 hour facility on the South Shore, Dr. McMorrow joined Cape Cod Animal Hospital. Dr. McMorrow is a past recipient of the Hartz Veterinarian of the Year Award for her work with a local animal shelter in establishing and providing pro bono services for the shelter’s spay and neuter clinic. Dr. McMorrow enjoys all aspects of general practice including internal medicine, soft tissue surgery and small mammal medicine (rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, etc.).