When you obtain a new pet, one of the most important things is to find a reliable veterinarian. Heaven forbid if your dog or cat needs medical attention, you want to be sure that their needs can be addressed immediately. When your fur kids are young, they will require routine checkups to ensure they are well on their way to living a healthy life! These initial visits are critical to starting pet parents off on the right foot to maintain their pets’ health.
If you are a new Connecticut pet parent looking for a vet in the Greater Waterbury area, or if you’re looking to change vet clinics, we have compiled a list of the top five veterinary clinics in the Great Waterbury area! These are the veterinarians most commonly used by our clients since we opened in 2018, most recently updated in 2022. Each has a stellar reputation in our community.
1) Oxford Veterinary Hospital
Oxford Veterinary Hospital (OVH) remains number one on our clients’ list for a second year in a row! Located in Oxford, Connecticut, Oxford Vet Hospital is a full-service medical facility. They provide services such as vaccinations, dental care, microchipping, and selling pet food and supplies. Oxford Vet is one of the first clinics in the state of Connecticut to offer Laser Therapy. This treatment is a sterile, pain-free, surgery-free, drug-free treatment used to treat various injuries, wounds, fractures, neurological conditions, and more. Laser therapy can help you pet if they are recovering from an injury, healing from bad wounds, or just ageing. No matter the reason, you furry companion will benefit from this revolutionary new approach to veterinary medicine.
2) Stone Veterinary Hospital
Stone Veterinary Hospital (SVH) remains number two on our clients’ list for a second year in a row! This clinic offers a unique approach to veterinary medicine. SVH aims to bridge the gap between conventional and holistic care. They treat a wide range of veterinary conditions and tailor those treatments to your pets’ needs. They use a combination of veterinary medicine and alternative healing techniques. These include acupuncture, chiropractic, herbal remedies, and nutritional care. Stone Veterinary Hospital believes in treating your pets’ whole body and considers all variables that influence your pets’ overall health.
3) VCA Naugatuck Veterinary Hospital
Naugatuck Veterinary Hospital is a newcomer in 2022 to our “Top Five” list thanks to many of our clients choosing to take their pets to this branch of the VCA family. Best of all, they are Fear Free certified and are committed to keeping your pet as comfortable as possible in the facility! The clinic “believes the better we get to know your pets, the better we can provide the best possible health care for them. When you come in, you’ll see exactly why our veterinarians are praised for their kind and thorough care.”
4) Southbury Veterinary Hospital
Southbury Veterinary Hospital is also a newcomer to our “Top Five” list in 2022. This hospital believes “A healthy pet is a happy pet. Your companion should only receive the best available care in a kind and conscientious setting. Southbury Veterinary Hospital LLC has the facility and the experience to provide your pet with comprehensive and attentive medical services.”
5) Maple Ridge Animal Hospital
Rounding out our updated list is Maple Ridge Animal Hospital of Southbury. This VCA hospital offers all kinds of services ranging from wellness exams and dentistry to acupuncture and surgeries. At Maple Ridge “you’ll be served by experienced, knowledgeable members of our staff who will carefully track the course of your pet’s care, which is so important to your pet’s long-term health.”
We’re Here For You
Hopefully, this carefully selected list of veterinary clinics in Great Waterbury can help you with your search for a new vet. You always want to be sure that your pet is getting the best care possible! To learn how RCO Pet Care can help you with your pet care needs, check out our services, contact us or call us at (203) 641-2428. We are proud to service Middlebury, Naugatuck, Oxford, Prospect, Southbury, Thomaston, Waterbury and Watertown, CT. If you’re outside of our service area, we’re happy to help you find a reputable, professional pet care provider. We’ve got your tail!