VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center

Medical Equipment Overview

At VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center, we believe that the best care starts with the best equipment. Our commitment to you means that our medical equipment is cutting edge and helps in both diagnostic and treatment scenarios.  For example, our hospital is one of the only facilities in Northern California that has a Linear Accelerator for providing radiation therapy to pets with cancer and an I-131 Treatment facility for treating feline hyperthyroidism. Among other technologies, our hospital also utilizes state-of-the-art equipment to perform minimally invasive surgical procedures like Arthroscopy and Laparoscopy plus Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and CT scanning for 3-D diagnostic imagery. We encourage you to take a tour of our equipment at Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center and become more familiar with our advanced technology.


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

We are located at 9801 Old Winery Place in Sacramento. Our hospital is open 24 hours a day every day to help care for your emergency needs. Our emergency fee is $135. If you are planning to come in on emergency, please call (916)362-3111 so that we are ready for you.

If your pet has swallowed a medication or toxic substance, you can call Animal Poison Control Center at 1-888-426-4435 for the most up to date information and immediate assistance. The cost of the service is $65.