At VCA Animal General of East Norwich, we help pets live long, healthy and happy lives. We deliver the best medical care for pets and the best experience for pet owners.
Our veterinarians, technicians and other pet-friendly support staff are trained to the highest standards. Their thorough knowledge of the latest procedures and medicines ensures that all our patients receive the best in preventive and healing care.
At Animal General of East Norwich, we look forward to welcoming you and your pets. Everyone on our staff believes in the importance of patient care and client communication. We serve areas surrounding East Norwich, Brookville and Oyster Bay. We give you and your pet all the time you need, and never rush through an exam. We will also carefully document the course of your pet's care, which is so important to your pet's long-term health.
Our hospital offers pets cutting edge procedures, such as stem cell treatments. As highlighted on Channel 2 News several years ago, our medical director Dr. Ellen Leonhardt performed the first completely in hospital Stem Cell Treatment in New York State and has continued to do so, drawing clients form all over the tri state area ever since. For more information about this procedure and to determine if your pet is a candidate for this type of therapy, just call us to have your pet evaluated.
You and your pet will be assisted by experienced, knowledgeable members of our staff. Our veterinarians, veterinary technicians and other personnel are trained to the highest standards. Their knowledge of the latest veterinary medicines and procedures ensures that all our pet patients get the best in prevention and healing methods. Animal General prides itself in working closely with local colleges and universities, like Suffolk Community College and Long Island University, to name a few, and even offers the opportunity for intern and externships for qualified students. We are proud to help develop the next generation of veterinary technicians and doctors.
We harness the scale and strength of our global network while acknowledging each individual's contribution. We work locally to improve the lives of all who interact with our brand.
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Adopt A Boxer Rescue
Adopt A Boxer Rescue is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) charitable organization formed to rescue, rehabilitate, and re-home unwanted and abandoned boxer dogs. They work within Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, northern Virginia, Washington DC and Rhode Island.Visit Adopt A Boxer Rescue
All About Spay NeuterVisit All About Spay Neuter
Animal Care And Control Of New York City
Animal Care & Control of New York City (AC&C) is one of the largest animal shelter-systems in the country, taking in more than 30,000 animals each year. As a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization since 1995, AC&C rescues, cares for and finds loving homes for homeless and abandoned animals in New York City. AC&C facilities operate in all five boroughs.Visit Animal Care & Control of New York City
ASPCA Animal Control Poison Center Hotline
The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center is staffed 24 hours with veterinary health professionals who have been specially trained in veterinary toxicology. If you think that your pet may have ingested a potentially poisonous substance, call the ASPCA 24 hour emergency Animal Poison Control Center hotline at (888) 426-4435. A consultation fee is applied to your credit card.Visit ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Hotline
Canine Companions is leading the service dog industry so clients and their dogs can live with greater independence. They provide service dogs to adults, children, and veterans with disabilities and provide facility dogs to professionals working in healthcare, criminal justice and educational settings.Visit Canine Companions
Cove Animal RescueVisit Cove Animal Rescue
Jeff Kolbjornsen - Behaviorist
Jeff Kolbjornsen is a behavior expert, master trainer, expert court witness and dog advocate. Jeff's particular specialty lies in the "deprogramming" of problematic and aggressive dogs. He earned his well known title as New York's Dog Whisperer™ from his successful rehabilitation of these difficult and misunderstood dogs.Visit Jeff Kolbjornsen - Behaviorist
Lap of Love, Veterinary Hospice & In Home Euthanasia
Lap of Love is a network of veterinarians around the country with the goal of empowering every owner to care for their geriatric pets. Their philosophy centers around the human-animal bond and the need for that bond to be as undisturbed as possible during this most difficult time.Visit Lap of Love
Long Island Orchestrating for Nature
Long Island Orchestrating for Nature (LION), a volunteer run 501(c)3 charity, is the leading animal advocacy organization on Long Island, campaigning for animals from New York City to Montauk. Whether it’s canceling wild and exotic animal acts, stopping wildlife culls, or rescuing waterfowl from icy lakes, they're constantly working to make Long Island a kinder and safer place for all its beings.Visit Long Island Orchestrating for Nature
Obedience training alone is not enough to have a healthy and happy pet. By incorporating physical activity, Martial Arfs is able to add fun and exciting mental challenges to traditional dog training. You will be able to improve your dog's physical health and their behavior at the same time.Visit Martial Arfs
Pet Loss at Home
Pet Loss at Home is a team of mobile veterinarians practicing pet euthanasia at home who have a special sensitivity for helping families navigate end-of-life care.Visit Pet Loss at Home
Pig Placement Network
Pig Placement Network is an adoption service for Pet Pigs. They strive to bring together potbellied pigs and people in order to improve and enrich the lives of not only deserving pets, but their new owners as well.Visit Pig Placement Network
Sweetbriar Nature Center
Sweetbriar Nature Center is situated on 54 acres of varied garden, woodland, field and wetland habitats on the Nissequogue River. Hundreds of species of plants and animals make homes there.Visit Sweetbriar Nature Center
Tackapausha ReserveVisit Tackapausha Preserve
The Pet Loss Support Page
The Pet Loss Support Page, hosted by Moira Allen, offers compassionate, comprehensive information on how to cope with the loss of a beloved animal companion. It provides a variety of helpful articles and tips, as well as a state-by-state guide to bereavement resources.Visit The Pet Loss Support Page
Teddy Roosevelt SanctuaryVisit Teddy Roosevelt Sanctuary
Volunteers for Wildlife
Volunteers for Wildlife admits over 2,000 injured and orphaned wild animals to our Hospital every year. In addition to rehabilitation, we offer exciting, interactive educational programs to children and adults to foster knowledge and appreciation for Long Island's wildlife.Visit Volunteers for Wildlife