Closter Animal Hospital

Our Story

In our AAHA-accredited facility at VCA Closter Animal Hospital, we've helped pets live long, healthy and happy lives since 1937. We work hard to deliver the best medical care for your pets, as well as the best experience for you, the pet owner.

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.

Hometown Care at Closter Animal Hospital


Closter Animal Hospital is open 7 days a week for all of your pet's needs, including emergency care, surgery, wellness and preventative care. We have been serving pet owners and their pets in Bergen and Rockland Counties since 1937. We are accredited with the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and have been since 1975. As an AAHA-accredited facility, our animal hospital is voluntarily and rigorously inspected to ensure that our hospital provides clients with only the highest standards in medical care, record-keeping, and facility maintenance. At Closter Animal Hospital your pet's health is our utmost concern. Our hospital’s compassionate and expert medical team has years of experience in companion animal medicine, and they are dedicated to one thing, helping your pet to get well and stay healthy.

At Closter Animal Hospital, we focus on preventive care and offer comprehensive medical and surgical services to keep your four-legged family members sound, healthy and happy. We have special programs for every stage of your pet's life, from birth through the senior years—and customize our treatments for each individual pet. We provide complete wellness services, preventive vaccines, dietary counseling, weight management, dental care, radiography, laboratory and diagnostic testing, surgical procedures, and 24-hour emergency assistance, which allows you to reach one of our doctors day or night.

Thank you for taking the time to read about our veterinary practice and our services. We always welcome your comments and suggestions. Please contact us at (201) 768-0880 for all your pet’s health care needs.

We look forward to seeing you again or meeting you and your pet and serving you both for many years to come.

The Staff at Closter Animal Hospital

Accreditations & Affiliations
American Animal Hospital Association

The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) sets the standard for quality veterinary care for companion animals. As an accredited hospital, we voluntarily uphold the Association's high standards in 18 different areas and are routinely evaluated on over 900 different standards of veterinary care. Not all animal hospitals are accredited, and we are proud to be amongst only 12-15% of veterinary hospitals that hold this honor.