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VCA Veterinary Referral Associates is one of the oldest specialty veterinary and 24-hour emergency animal hospitals in the country. We are located in Gaithersburg and serve the greater D.C. metropolitan area. 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 pet-friendly support staff are trained to the highest standards. Their thorough knowledge of the latest procedures and medicines ensures that our patients receive the best in preventive and healing care.

Our Maryland Animal Hospital

Welcome to VCA Veterinary Referral Associates - one of the oldest and best known specialty veterinary and 24 hour emergency animal hospitals in the country. Located in Gaithersburg, MD our specialty veterinarians, veterinary technicians and administrative staff provide referral and pet emergency care for animals throughout Maryland and see cases from as far away as Pennsylvania every day. Our unparalleled emergency care is available 24 hours per day seven days per week without an appointment.

As nationally recongized veterinarians, we are a dedicated and compassionate team of professionals who excel in the care of companion animals. Providing the very best care for you and your pet is our primary mission and one which we take very seriously. As pet owners ourselves, we understand the special bond that we have with our furry family members and so are committed to providing your pet with the same care we would provide our own pet.

As a premier specialty and emergency veterinary hospital, our specialty veterinarians and technicians have unparalleled expertise and years of experience in companion animal medicine. Our knowledge of the latest veterinary medical techniques and procedures ensures that all of our patients receive the highest quality of animal care available throughout Maryland. Coupled with our hospital's state of the art technology, VCA Veterinary Referral Associates is fully prepared and equipped to handle your pet's emergency or specialty veterinary needs.

The staff at VCA Veterinary Referral Associates look forward to serving you and your pet. You have our assurance that from the moment you arrive at our animal hospital, you'll be assisted by experienced, knowledgeable and compassionate members of our staff. For more information about our hospital, please contact us at 301-926-3300.

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