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  • Fleas in the Fall!!

    Fall weather typically brings mild temperatures and more precipitation, weather that fleas thrive in. It is very important to remain proactive against fleas and other pests all year round, especially in the fall.

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  • Beware of the Fungus Among Us!

    Mushroom poisoning occurs when your pet ingests toxic mushrooms. Mushroom toxicity can be a common problem for pets that spend time outside or in wooded areas, especially in the summer and fall.

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  • Back to School Blues

    The end of the summer isn’t quite here yet however, back to school thoughts are already on many people’s minds. This is the perfect time to help your pets adjust from a summer schedule to a school schedule.

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  • Does Your Pet Have a Plan?

    Hurricane season is upon us once again. It is important to consider your pets when preparing your hurricane kits. Check out our tips for making sure your pet is prepared!

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  • Keep Car Travel Safe and Fun!

    The weather is warming up and summer time activities are in full swing. Whenever traveling with your dog, there are extra precautions you should take to make your activities enjoyable for both of you!

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  • A.C.G. Goes Minimally Invasive!

    We are pleased to announce that we will now be offering laparoscopic surgery at Animal Care of Gloucester! Laparoscopy is surgery that is preformed through small incisions with a camera and specialized surgical tools.

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  • The Scoop on Poop!

    Your pet’s stool should generally have the same color, size and consistency each time they go. Abnormalities in the color and consistency of your pet’s stool may indicate an underlying problem!

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  • Exotic Pet Medicine

    Just because they’re small doesn’t mean they can’t benefit from veterinary attention. If you have any questions about how to best care for your exotic pet, we’d be happy to discuss proper diet, housing, and grooming.

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    Ike the chinchilla at his appointment with Dr. Verderame.
  • K-Laser Therapy

    Laser therapy is the use of red and near-infrared light to create therapeutic effects. Most pets show greater comfort and mobility within 24 hours after treatment. Your doctor will advise a treatment plan that is tailored to your pet’s condition.

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    A canine patient receiving a laser treatment.
  • Flea preventative is important all year-round!

    An ideal flea preventative is one that will target all life stages. If you have questions or concerns about what year-round flea routine is right for you and your pets, set up an appointment today!

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    Flea prevention is important all year-round!

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4614 George Washington
Memorial Hwy
Hayes, VA 23072

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Location Hours
Monday8:00am – 5:30pm
Tuesday8:00am – 5:30pm
Wednesday8:00am – 5:30pm
Thursday8:00am – 5:30pm
Friday8:00am – 5:30pm
Saturday9:00am – 12:00pm

For after hours emergency care call: The Animal Emergency Center 757-234-0461

Welcome to Animal Care of Gloucester

Animal Care of Gloucester is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Hayes, Virginia. The professional and courteous staff at Animal Care of Gloucester seek to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their patients. Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Animal Care of Gloucester can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
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