VCA Kirkwood Animal Hospital  

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VCA Kirkwood Animal Hospital
Animals We See Cats, Dogs, Pot-Bellied Pigs, Rabbits
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  • Location
    1501 Capitol Trail
    Newark, DE 19711
  • Hours & Info
    Mon - Thu: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Fri: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Sat: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Sun: Closed

    Sunday: Boarding desk is open from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    When your pet is scheduled for boarding, please allow extra time to discuss and answer any questions the staff may have in regards to your pet's needs. If your pet is a patient at another veterinary hospital, please bring your pet's medical history and vaccine information for our records. For our pets' safety, all dogs are expected to be current on the following: Rabies Distemper, Bordetella and Influenza vaccines, yearly negative fecal, and monthly flea prevention. Cats must be current on the following: Rabies and Distemper vaccines, negative yearly fecal, and monthly flea prevention.

    The boarding desk is open for drop-offs and pick-ups:

    Monday - Friday: 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Saturday: 7:00 am - 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Sunday: 9:00 am - 11:00 am and 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    When you pet has a grooming appointment, please allow extra time to speak with our grooming staff so we can be certain all vaccines are up to date for your pet's protection and get accurate grooming instructions. Our grooming shop is now open at 7:30 am to better service your needs. For all of our pets safety, all dogs are expected to be current on the following vaccines: Rabies, Distemper, Bordetella, Influenza; and Cats: Rabies, Distemper.

    When dropping your pet off for procedures, please allow extra time to meet with our "Patient Outreach Coordinator" to discuss and make decisions about your pet's care for the day.

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We are commited to caring for your pet - while maintaining the highest level of safety for our Associates and pet owners. We thank you for your continued patience and support. Learn more about our COVID-19 response and guidelines.