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VCA Highlands Animal Hospital

25011 Lee Highway, Abingdon, VA, 24211

Hospital Phone Number 276-628-4115
  • Closed

  • Mon-Fri:

    7:00 am - 12:00 am

  • Sat:

    8:00 am - 12:00 am

  • Sun:

    Closed

Free First Exam

Experience exceptional pet health care.

Caring for pets... and their people, too.

Over 115 years of combined veterinary experience.

VCA Highlands Animal Hospital has 7 Veterinarians and 27 highly trained staff members, here to serve your pet's needs. We offer General Surgery, Endoscopy, Ultrasound, Digital X-Ray,and state of the art technology, in caring for your furry loved one. We are open 7am until Midnight, Monday through Friday, and 8am until Midnight on Saturdays for your convenience. Please call us today to set up an appointment!

Local Medical Issues

Wellness plans help prevent illnesses by detecting possible problems before symptoms arise. Ask us about Wellness Checks on your next visit!

It's that time of year again! fleas and ticks! Come by or give us a call to find out what is the best treatment for your pet.

We can offer solutions for keeping your pet and your home flea-free this year!

Make sure your dog and cat are on a year-round heartworm preventative.

Emergency

Call or bring your pet immediately to us.

Free First Exam

Sign up for a free pet health exam. The team looks forward to meeting you soon.

Wellness Plans for Your Pet

Preventative nose-to-tail care.

Home Delivery

Never miss a treatment – because VCA delivers.

Animals Seen

Avians, Cats, Dogs, Exotics, Pocket Pets, Pot-bellied pigs, Rabbits, Reptiles

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Our Pledge to You and Your Pet

An exceptional pet healthcare experience.

Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Highlands is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on several individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From check-in to check-out, our team of pet...

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Our Veterinary Services

At VCA Animal Hospitals, your pet's health is our top priority, provided through high-quality, professional care and genuine personal service. We pledge to instill client trust and confidence that your pet will always receive compassionate, gentle care, as well as the highest standard of veterinary medical service available. We pledge to provide the finest personal service and facilities for you, our clients and your special pets.

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Know Your Pet

Tube Feeding - Esophagostomy Tubes in Cats

An esophagostomy tube is a small rubber tube that enters the esophagus through a surgical incision on the side of the neck. This allows food you to place food directly into the esophagus so that it can flow down into the stomach. The feeding tube is not placed directly into the stomach.

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Nutrition - Feeding Guidelines for Cats

Feeding your cat the appropriate amount of a well balanced diet is vital to the maintenance of overall health and well-being, just as eating a well balanced diet is for us. In order to understand how and what to feed cats, it is necessary to understand how the nutritional requirements of the cat have developed through the process of biological evolution.

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Gastrostomy Tube Feeding in Cats

A gastrostomy tube is a small rubber tube that passes directly into the stomach through the skin and body wall of the cat's abdomen. It permits you to deliver food and water directly into the stomach.

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Behavior Counseling Aggression - Introduction

Behavior Counseling Aggression - Introduction

Aggression is defined as threats or harmful actions directed toward another individual and can include threat displays, lunging, growling, snarling, snapping and biting. In animals, aggressive behaviors are a means of communication.

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Behavior Management Products for Dogs

Behavior Management Products for Dogs

There are numerous products on the market that have been designed to help prevent undesirable behavior in dogs. Leashes, harnesses, and head halters are needed to keep pets under control, especially when outdoors.

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Introduction to Desensitization and Counterconditioning

Introduction to Desensitization and Counterconditioning

Counterconditioning and desensitization are powerful ways to change behavior. They are usually used in combination. Desensitization provides a means of safely exposing the pet to the stimulus at a level at or below which fear is likely to be exhibited.

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Flying with your Cat

Flying with your Cat

Successful flight with a cat begins long before the day of travel. It requires planning and preparation in order to make the experience as enjoyable as possible for both you and your cat.

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Breeding and Queening Cats

Breeding cats and raising kittens can be an extremely rewarding experience or it may result in frustration and failure. The following information is provided in order to increase your chances of success and make the experience more enjoyable and safe.

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Brushing Teeth in Cats

Brushing Teeth in Cats

Teaching your cat to accept the brushing of its teeth will take some training, but will be relatively easy once he is accustomed to the process. Daily brushing is most beneficial and will help to establish a routine for your pet.

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