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Jan 30, 2013 New cat study underscores importance of spaying and neutering
Jan 30, 2013 Tips for training a bully breed
Jan 30, 2013 4 ways to extend the life of your pet
Jan 30, 2013 More winter tips for pet safety
Jan 30, 2013 Do cats suffer from joint problems?
Jan 30, 2013 Are you ready to add a canine companion to your family?
Jan 30, 2013 Cats and dogs can get along: Consider these canine breeds for the best pet harmony
Jan 30, 2013 Games to keep your puppy fit but safe
Jan 30, 2013 How can I protect my puppy's joints?
Jan 21, 2013 Is your cat a finicky eater?
Jan 21, 2013 What to do when you can no longer take care of a pet
Jan 21, 2013 Getting ready to take your dog to the vet
Jan 18, 2013 Creative exercise ideas for you and your canine
Jan 18, 2013 Can cats get diabetes?
Jan 18, 2013 What's up with my dog's play behavior?
Jan 15, 2013 Is my dog overly submissive?
Jan 15, 2013 How can I help my cat recover from an illness?
Jan 11, 2013 Is it safe to take in a stray cat?
Jan 10, 2013 Unexpected causes of dog anxiety
Jan 08, 2013 How can I prevent tapeworms in dogs?
Jan 07, 2013 Why does my dog drag her butt across the floor?
Dec 31, 2012 What to do with a 'fraidy cat
Dec 31, 2012 How to approach a dog when touring an adoption facility
Dec 31, 2012 How to bond with your dog, no matter her age
Dec 30, 2012 What types of physical therapy are available for my dog?
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General Practice

We have over 600 animal hospitals in 41 states and 4 Canadian provinces that are staffed by more than 3,000 fully-qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians, with more than 400 being board-certified specialists.

The nationwide VCA family of general practice hospitals give your pet the very best in medical care, providing a full range of general medical and surgical services as well as specialized treatments such as wellness, spay/neuter, advanced diagnostic services (MRI/CT Scan), internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology, neurology, boarding, and grooming. Services may vary by location.

Our family of pet hospitals stands out by delivering the greatest resources in order provide the highest quality care available for your pets. By maintaining the highest standards of pet health care available anywhere, we emphasize prevention as well as healing. We provide continuing education programs to our doctors and staff and promote the open exchange of professional knowledge and expertise. And finally, we have established a consistent program of procedures and techniques, proven to be the most effective in keeping pets healthy.

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Emergency Care


TEL: 914-457-4000

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Animal Specialty Center is a fully-equipped 24/7/365 emergency hospital serving communities in and surrounding lower Westchester. If you suspect your pet may be having a medical crisis, we have a staff of top veterinarians, technicians and client care specialists prepared to handle all pet medical emergencies.

Our Emergency and Critical Care units can assist in all of the following situations requiring immediate medical attention: Auto accidents, traumatic injuries (fractures, bites, burns, lacerations, wounds), respiratory emergencies (choking, difficulty breathing), vomiting, diarrhea, difficulty urinating/defecating, shock, loss of consciousness, dizziness, staggering, tremors, seizures, paralysis, toxic reactions, poison ingestion, labor and delivery problems, blood in urine or feces, swollen, hard, painful abdomen, heatstroke.