Welcome to VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital and Referral Center, serving Albuquerque, Santa Fe and the surrounding counties and communities since 1982. We are proud to offer the most comprehensive advanced care in our 22,000 square foot, AAHA accredited veterinary facility. We offer a full complement of specialty services, including Internal Medicine, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Surgery, and Radioactive Iodine Treatment, ensuring that every patient receives the highest quality veterinary care available. Our hospital also provides 24 hour emergency care for pets, 365 days a year, 7 days a week, even on holidays. We are always here to manage your pet’s medical needs. Our dedicated team of board-certified specialists work in a collaborative environment to ensure that patients receive total care. Our hospital is committed to having access to the best quality medical equipment too. We have a new 16-slice CT scanner that allows your pet to be scanned without anesthesia (in most cases) within 30 seconds or less. We remodeled to provide a state-of-the-art Radioactive Iodine suite to treat hyperthyroid cats, and are proud to have the “Gold” standard accreditation as a Feline Friendly Practice. Utilizing advanced state-of-the-art technology and the most current medical therapies and procedures available, our team is singularly focused on one mission- helping pets get well. We strive to meet all of our patient, client and referring veterinary needs with unsurpassed medical expertise, exceptional communication and advanced technology under one roof. Furthering that goal, we are always looking to expand our specialty team, add new services to better meet the needs of the community, and purchase the most advanced equipment for diagnosing and providing the best treatment plan for your pet. We are an extension of your regular veterinarian. Whether your pet needs to be seen by one of our specialists or an emergency doctor, our team is there for you. Afterward, we report to your veterinarian and work closely with them to better serve the medical needs of your pet. For further information or a tour of our hospital, please call us at (505)296-2982.