About Our Veterinary Specialty Services

Established in 1979, the IVG network of hospitals provides state-of-the-art veterinary specialty services, as well as round-the-clock emergency veterinary services, using the most advanced medical solutions available today. Our team of accomplished veterinary professionals is dedicated to providing our patients and their families with compassionate veterinary care. We care about your pet because you care about your pet – your bond is important to every staff member at all of our hospitals.

To learn more about the hospitals in the IVG network, please call 781.897.6980 to speak with a representative or visit the individual pages below:

Receive Compassionate Veterinary Care at our Hospitals

At IVG, we value the long-term relationships we have built with you, your family’s veterinarian and the pets you love. As we continue to expand our range of veterinary specialty services, we remain committed to striving for the highest standards of medical excellence and for the utmost level of empathy in order to deliver high-quality, compassionate veterinary care. At the heart of everything we do is a respect for the human-animal bond and the relationships we develop with our clients, colleagues and the greater community of pet owners.

Please call or contact us online to schedule an appointment for your pet’s specialty veterinary care today.

Our Network of Hospitals:

Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty

We have renamed IVG MetroWest. Our new name is Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty. The team, address and phone numbers have not changed.

Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty provides 24 hour emergency and specialty veterinary care to dogs and cats. Appointments for veterinary specialty services are available Monday through Friday. The Veterinary Emergency hospital is staffed and open 24 hours per day, 365 days per year.

Specialty Departments:

Emergency/Critical Care
24 hours per day, 365 days per year.

Diagnostic Imaging

Internal Medicine

Ophthalmology

Surgery

Anesthesiology and Pain Management

 

Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Bulger Veterinary Hospital, a member of the IVG network, provides a broad range of veterinary services to you and your family. Services at Bulger Veterinary Hospital include veterinary wellness and routine care, 24 hour emergency/critical care and board certified specialty services and  acupuncture. Our medical team is trained to provide care for dogs, cats, exotic pets (small mammals) and reptiles. We understand that your pet is a part of your family and we strive to treat you and your pet with the utmost empathy and respect for your relationship and bond.

Our veterinary team is committed to maintaining regular and open lines of communication with yourselves – the pet owner – and your family veterinarian if you have been referred to Bulger from another hospital. We are proud to provide all of our clients with timely access to advanced specialists and emergency services, as well as ongoing wellness and routine health care. At Bulger, you can rest assured that your pet is always in the reliable care of an experienced practitioner.

Advanced diagnostic capabilities and a skilled emergency veterinary team allow us to quickly identify problems and quickly initiate treatment. Our board-certified veterinary specialists provide a complete range of care in internal medicine, ophthalmology and surgery.

At Bulger we understand and respect that your pet’s quality of life is about more than just his or her physical well being. Alternative options to traditional medicine are available for pet owners seeking acupuncture for their pets; physical therapy & rehabilitation performed by Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioners (CCRP) at our sister hospitals in Woburn and Portsmouth, is also available to aid in managing old age and long term conditions.

Bulger is equipped with sophisticated surgical facilities and comprehensive diagnostic capabilities, including digital radiography, ultrasonography, endoscopy, Ocular Ultrasound, electrodiagnostics, in-house laboratory and pharmacy.

Patients referred to Bulger by a referring veterinarian will be treated only for the condition for which they were referred. No routine procedures, such as vaccinations or heartworm testing, will be performed on any referral or referral emergency patient.

 

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Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital

As a member of the IVG network of Hospitals, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital provides 24/7 veterinary emergency and critical care services, as well as board-certified small animal veterinary surgery. Our medical team is committed to a compassionate approach to veterinary medicine and the care of our patients and their families.

To learn more about the 24/7/365 veterinary emergency services we provide, please contact the Capital District team in Latham today at 518.785.1094 or contact us online.

The Skilled Team at our 24-Hour Emergency Animal Hospital

Our experienced veterinary team is dedicated to maintaining open communication with you and your family veterinarian. In doing so, we are able to offer comprehensive diagnoses and detailed treatment plans that ensure the best emergency and specialty veterinary care for your pet. At Capital District, you can rest assured that your pet will always be treated with compassion and kindness by our team.

If your pet needs emergency veterinary care or if you’d like to learn more about our small animal veterinary surgery services, contact Capital District today at 518.785.1094. For more information about our veterinary referral hospital in Latham, such as hours, driving directions and more, please refer to the top-right section of this page. You can also submit a short contact form online, and our team will get back to you shortly.

 

Patients referred to Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital will only be treated for the condition for which they were referred. We do not provide routine procedures, such as vaccinations or wellness care.

 

 

 

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Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, a member of the IVG network, is a 24-hour emergency/critical care and specialty veterinary hospital dedicated to providing compassionate medical care to all the pets entrusted to our care. We understand that your pet is a part of your family and we strive to treat you and your pet with the utmost empathy and respect for your relationship and bond.

Our veterinary team is committed to maintaining regular and open lines of communication with yourselves – the pet owner – and your family veterinarian. We are proud to provide our clients with timely access to the most advanced specialists and emergency services available today. At Mass Vet, you can rest assured that your pet is always in the reliable care of an experienced practitioner.

Our board-certified veterinary specialists provide a complete range of care in Cardiology, Diagnostic Imaging (Radiology), Emergency/Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology and Surgery.

Specialists ensure that patients receive the best care and follow-up treatment possible by maintaining communication with your referring veterinarian.

We understand and respect that your pet’s quality of life is about more than just his or her physical well being.  Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioners (CCRP) provide on-site physical therapy & rehabilitation both as an in patient and out patient service.

Mass Vet is fully equipped with sophisticated surgical facilities and technologically advanced diagnostic capabilities, including MRI, CT, fluoroscopy, digital radiography, ultrasonography, endoscopy, otoscopy, rhinoscopy, electrodiagnostics, in-house laboratory and pharmacy.

Dogs and cats referred to Mass Vet by a referring veterinarian will be treated only for the condition for which they were referred. No routine procedures, such as vaccinations or heartworm testing, will be performed on any referral or referral emergency patient.

American Veterinary Medical Foundation

VCCF - white vetical logoThe team at Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital would like to share some good news with our devoted clients.  We recently enrolled in the Veterinary Care Charitable Fund, a program of the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF).  The program was created to support veterinarians who provide medical services to the lost, neglected and abused animals that find their way into our hospital.  The program also allows us to care for animals in our community when their owners face extraordinary hardships.
We invite you to support us in this new endeavor by making a donation to the AVMF for pets in need.

Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, a member of the IVG network, is a 24-hour emergency/critical care and specialty veterinary hospital dedicated to providing compassionate medical care to all the pets entrusted to our care. We understand that your pet is a part of your family and we strive to treat you and your pet with the utmost empathy and respect for your relationship and bond.

Our veterinary team is committed to maintaining regular and open lines of communication with yourselves – the pet owner – and your family veterinarian. We are proud to provide our clients with timely access to the most advanced specialists and emergency services available today. At Port City you can rest assured that your pet is always in the reliable care of an experienced practitioner.

Our board-certified veterinary specialists provide a complete range of care in Oncology, Emergency/Critical Care, Diagnostic Imaging (Radiology), Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology and Surgery.

Veterinary Specialists ensure that patients receive the best care and follow-up treatment possible by maintaining communication with your referring veterinarian.

Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital is fully equipped with sophisticated surgical facilities and technologically advanced diagnostic capabilities, including on-site Computed Tomography (CT), digital radiography, ultrasonography, endoscopy, rhinoscopy, in-house laboratory and a pharmacy

Dogs and cats referred to Port City by a referring veterinarian will be treated only for the condition for which they were referred. No routine procedures, such as vaccinations or heartworm testing, will be performed on any referral or referral emergency patient.

SAVES

24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Small Animal Veterinary Emergency and Specialty (SAVES) is the second NH location in the IVG network of hospitals. SAVES provides emergency/critical care and internal medicine services for dogs and cats. Our hospital is dedicated to providing compassionate medical care to all of the pets entrusted to our care. Your pet is a part of your family, we understand and deeply respect the nature of your bond, and we strive to treat you and your pet with the utmost empathy.

In October 2014 SAVES joined the IVG network of hospitals, making it the second IVG hospital in New Hampshire, and was the fifth to join the network overall. The entire staff at SAVES is devoted to providing an environment that treats both you and your pet with respect and empathy.

Our skilled veterinary team is committed to maintaining regular and open lines of communication with yourselves – the pet owner – and your family veterinarian. We are proud to provide our clients with timely access to 24 hour emergency services every day. SAVES veterinary emergency hospital is never closed and patients are monitored 24 hours per day. At SAVES, you can rest assured that your pet is always in the reliable care of an experienced practitioner.

We understand and respect that your pet’s quality of life is about more than just his or her physical well being. As such we are glad to have Judy Coates, Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioners (CCRP) on site to provide physical therapy & rehabilitation to dogs and cats both as an in patient and an out patient service. Judy specializes in orthopedic and sports physical therapy with particular interests in manual therapy and bio-mechanics. She conducted research at the National Institutes of Health investigating the bio-mechanics of gait.

SAVES is fully equipped with sophisticated surgical facilities and diagnostic capabilities, including digital radiography and ultrasonography an in-house laboratory and easy access to IVG’s Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy.

Dogs and cats referred to SAVES by a referring veterinarian will be treated only for the condition for which they were referred. No routine procedures, such as vaccinations or heartworm testing, will be performed on any referral or referral emergency patient.

24 Hour Emergency & Specialty

Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty

Natick, MA 01760
508.319.2117

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Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital

Latham, NY 12110
518.785.1094

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Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Woburn, MA 01801
781.932.5802

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Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Portsmouth, NH 03801
603.433.0056

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SAVES

Lebanon, NH 03766
603.306.0007

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General Practice, Emergency & Specialty

Bulger Veterinary Hospital

North Andover, MA 01845
ER: 978.725.5544 GP: 978.682.9905

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