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  • We celebrate the sacred bond between pets and their owners.
    We strive to protect this relationship by nurturing an open, honest alliance with our clients and adhering only to the highest ethical and medical standards befitting these glorious companions.

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Welcome to Animal General

For over 35 years the professional veterinary staff at Animal General on the Upper New York west side have been providing pets and their owners with the compassionate care that should be expected of every animal clinic. Here at Animal General, we understand that your furry friends like your cat and dog are family, and we’ll treat you both just the same each and every time you enter our doors. From our experience veterinarian staff to our techs and other assistants accompanied by our quiet office environment, you’ll know you’re home right away.

Vet Services at Animal General

We are a full-service animal hospital that is prepared to treat most situations ranging from preventive pet care to emergency situations. We offer vaccinations, comprehensive wellness exams, and microchip ID tags. Our in house diagnostic services allow us to run full blood CBCs, perform urinalysis and fecal checks, ultrasounds and we have digital x-ray capabilities. Our dedicated team is skilled in monitored anesthesia and providing comprehensive dental care for dogs and cats. If your pet has chronic health issues, we can help you properly manage their condition. Regardless of your pets needs, our esteemed team of vets and technicians has solutions.

Schedule an Appointment with Your Manhattan Veterinarian

If you are looking for a dedicated veterinarian in and around Manhattan to care for your cat or dog, give Animal General a call at (212) 501-9600 to schedule an appointment today. We consider all of our patients and their human companions as family, and we look forward to making you and your pet a part of ours!

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    Zoonosis

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Testimonials

    Thank you! I’ve used other home vets but you are by far the best.

    Nadine G.

    I can’t tell you how grateful we are that we have such awesome vets! Your patience, communication, and above-and-beyond care is just incredible, and I know Hammie and Bear are in great hands.

    Jena W.

    Animal General is first rate on every level. The animals and their owners are handled with the utmost care and respect.

    Lori H.

    Treated my cat the best way possible when she was sick and despite being there every week no one said a rude thing. Thanks guys!

    Kira G.

    Animal General puts their patients first. All great clinicians. Very helpful and caring.

    Rma A.

Our Location

Weekend hours are subject to change – clients should contact the hospital for confirmation of hours on those days.

Main Office

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Sunday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm