Kenneth E. Rix, VMDDr. Kenneth Rix founded Sakonnet Veterinary Hospital with Dr. William Condon in 1972. Together, they pursued a vision to provide quality medical and surgical care for pets in a compassionate environment. He combines his talents with his five veterinary colleagues to provide the best possible advice, preventive care, and treatment for your pets.

Dr. Rix is a past president of the Rhode Island Veterinary Medical Association (RIVMA) and the New England Veterinary Medical Association. He has a special interest in internal medicine, endocrinology and dermatology.


Outside of the practice, Dr. Rix is an avid gardener. In fact, he often provides the reception area of the hospital with bouquets of flowers from his garden. He also enjoys skiing, woodworking and travel. Dr. Rix lives in Little Compton with his wife and family. He has two pets, a Terrier mix named Tess and a cat named Gino.