Find Suffolk County Massachusetts animal hospitals. Animal hospitals provide animal health services such as veterinary medical, surgical, and dental care.
Angell Memorial Animal Hospital 350 South Huntington Avenue Boston MA 02130 617-522-7400
Boston Animal Hospital 274 Southampton Street Boston MA 02118 617-427-2210
Boston Cat Hospital 665 Beacon Street Boston MA 02215 617-266-7877
Boston Cat Hospital 3840 Washington Street Boston MA 02130 617-449-0610
Charlestown Veterinary Hospital 24 Roland Street Boston MA 02129 617-625-0090
Craig Road Animal Hospital 51 Franklin Street Boston MA 02110 702-645-0331
East Boston Animal Hospital 1007 Saratoga Street Boston MA 02128 617-567-0101
Emmerson Animal Hospital 255 Freeport Street Boston MA 02122 617-825-3560
Neponset Pet Center & Animal Hospital 961 William T Morrissey Boulevard Boston MA 02122 617-288-2333
Parkway Veterinary Hospital 18 Spring Street Boston MA 02132 617-469-8400
South Boston Animal Hospital 659 East Broadway Boston MA 02127 617-269-0610
South Boston Animal Hospital 9 West Broadway Boston MA 02127 617-269-0610
West Roxbury Animal Hospital 1964 Centre Street Boston MA 02132 617-469-2467
No. The guidelines developed by the AAHA are professional recommendations for standards of veterinary care. Accreditation involves sending teams of consultants to evaluate Animal Hospitals on their adherence to recommended standards. Animal Hospitals are not required to be accredited.
For dogs, the typical age for spaying or neutering is between six and nine months old. For cats, the usual range is between six and eight months. The procedures are frequently performed on younger cats and dogs, especially at shelters that fix animals prior to adoption.
The vaccination for rabies is usually first administered at around 12 weeks of age, and it requires periodic revaccination. Rabies vaccinations are required by law. Canine distemper, adenovirus type 2, parainfluenza, and parvovirus can be prevented using the 4-way DAPP vaccine. Feline distemper (a.k.a. panleukopenia), rhinotracheitis, calici, and chlamydia can be prevented by the 4-way FVRCP vaccine.