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 companionate 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.
Meet Our Veterinary Team at Animal General
We have three veterinarian professionals eager to give every pet the care they need and deserve. Read on for a brief introduction of our vet primary doctor staff members.
Dr. Paul W. Howell, DVM—Dr. Howell studied for his doctorate in veterinary medicine at Colorado State, and his passion is providing exceptional care for cats, dogs, and other pets. He founded the practice at Animal General back in 1984, and since then the clinic has grown into one of the largest pet healthcare providers on the upper west side of Manhattan.
Sally Yang, DVM—Dr. Yang earned her degree at Ohio State University and her compassionate and caring nature has quickly established her presence amid the animal care community. She has been a part of the Animal General team since 2008.
Jeanne Klafin, DVM—After earning her degree at St. George University, Doctor Klafin completed an internship at the prestigious Fifth Avenue Veterinary Specialists. Her primary area of interest lies within internal medicine, and we are thrilled to have her skills here at Animal General.
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!