Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital Testimonials

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The staff at MVRH were kind, thoughtful and compassionate in their care for him, and for me
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

It’s still difficult for me to write about my beloved Buster, who I had to say goodbye to on March 10th after his health went…

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Kind is most important in my book
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Thank you to Dr. Kohler for taking such good care of our Freddie. He’s sleeping like a baby right now. Giving him his meds on…

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I just left your ER and I couldn’t be any happier
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I just left your ER and I couldn’t be any happier. I brought our 12 months old Rottie in for an acute allergic reaction. Her…

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They were very understanding of our situation and were very kind
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Doctor Sesemann-Wensing was great as was the rest of the staff, they were very understanding of our situation and were very kind. We were very…

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Five stars across the board for the IM dept
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Had IM consult today for my Gracie. Katherine, Dr. Phillips’ tech, was outstanding. Very caring, understanding, took the time to listen to my concerns. Dr….

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The staff at MVRH was so compassionate, professional and caring
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our 6 year old German shepherd Argus was treated on November 15th 2016 at MVRH via chemotherapy for lymphoma. Unfortunately after his first treatment he…

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We are deeply grateful to Dr. Mitchell Kaye, the oncology team
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Hello! We are deeply grateful to Dr. Mitchell Kaye, the oncology team, and everyone at MVRH for the compassion and care they gave to us…

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I just want to say thank you to everyone
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I just want to say thank you to everyone over at the Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital for helping our dog, Dobby, who was born with…

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I absolutely trust them to give Murray the best care possible
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I’ve had Murray for 8 years and he had never been sick before. My normal vet had no openings that day and referred me to…

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She was treated by your staff with the respect and dignity
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

On behalf of our family and our beloved Zoey, we’d just like to say thank you for the care, compassion, professionalism, and concern offered to…

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We are so thankful to her and her team.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Dr. Phillips has been managing the care for Petey, our 13 1/2 Boston Terrier, over the past 2 years. He has chronic aspiration pneumonia as…

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Not a single person was bothered by being there on Christmas
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Throughout December, our dog, Giles, was cared for at Mass Vet. He was given the best possible care, and was taken care of so incredibly…

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Thank you so much
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I would like to thank both Dr. Bronwyn Riggs, and Dr. Gena Silver for the care and they extended to my dog Axel, and the…

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Thanks again for being the best!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I want to thank Dr. Michael DeTora, and Dr. Rachel Cooper for the excellent care and service that they both gave to Bella! They have…

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Many Thanks!
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Five months after his surgery Kumo is doing wonderfully. Many thanks to Karen Pastor, Lisa Corti, Julie Kornder, and the staff at Mass Vet for…

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Thank you all so much again for your caring and kind words
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My Andy crossed over the Rainbow Bridge early Sunday morning at Mass Vet in Woburn. Many thanks to Dr Selig and the staff who were…

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We send our gratitude once again. We recommend MVRH to all pets & their owners, without hesitation.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

This Sunday evening 30 Aug., ~11pm we called for advice about Benito’s unusual near-collapse earlier, after an enjoyable, vigorous hour of running at the beach…

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If it was not for the training Dr Eisenberg provided to us/me on that day, none of the animals would have stood a chance.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I am a full time career Firefighter in Lexington and earlier this spring Dr Beth Eisenberg came to the Lexington Fire Department to provide training…

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I would highly recommend this hospital to anyone!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I cannot thank everyone enough for the compassionate and skilled care that my dog Amber received at the Mass Vet Referral Hospital in Woburn from…

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She took the time in her busy schedule to answer my concerns.
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When I arrived at your facility, I was kindly greeted by 2 technicians. They help me remove Willow from my truck. She was lifted and…

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Thank you for your kindness and compassion.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Dr Riggs and her staff are fabulous. I brought in my 7 week old English Sheepdog for a consult due to the fact that he…

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Timmysweater

The professionalism and compassion at both Mass Vet and Bulger were outstanding
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Tim passed away peacefully today at Bulger Hospital in N. Andover.  I wanted to thank Dr. Brandt, Martha the vet tech and staff at  Mass…

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A huge thank you to Dr. Clara Williams and her techs
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A huge thank you to Dr. Clara Williams and her techs this Sunday morning. Referred to you by Drs. Mani and Oram of Natick Animal…

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I would like to commend Dr. Mark T. Troxel
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I would like to commend Dr. Mark T. Troxel and the entire staff at MA Veterinary Referral Hospital. They graciously took our mini dachshund Bella…

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I can’t express my gratitude for the wonderful care
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I can’t express my gratitude for the wonderful care that Dr. Mitchell Kaye, Dr. Clara Williams, and their staff gave to my best friend, my dog Grady (and to me).

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We are so glad you were there for Rudy and for us
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Thank you to the entire team of Mass Vet caregivers who supported us during Rudy’s last hour. You explained things to us and helped us…

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Thank you … for literally saving my dog Ole’s life
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I want to thank the veterinarians at Mass Vet Referral for literally saving my dog Ole’s life.  She was brought in because of bleeding from…

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aruba

Listen to the doctors and do not deviate from the therapy regimen
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

My little girl had double ACL/meniscus surgery to repair her knees on two separate occasions. She is in her final rehab phase and doing fantastic….

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oliverDz

You will forever be in our hearts
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Thank you Dr Eisenberg and Team… for all the loving care you gave Oliver in the few days you had him.  He was in the right…

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Ali

I needed the extra bit of emotional support that morning
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

In a blink of the eye my baby girl was gone. I knew in my heart that she had passed away but my mind kept…

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Kopper

He was so well-taken care of and loved during each appointment
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We cannot thank the Veterinarians and Technicians at Mass Vet enough.   We spent time with Dr Schutrumpf for our boxer’s cardio issues and a…

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… was handled with a high degree of compassion
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I have been acquainted with the IVG Hospital Group Hospitals for more than 12 years. My Basset Hounds have been patients at the Mass Vet and…

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Simon the cat in a box

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital was exceptional; a special thank you to Dr. Marion Haber who was by our side throughout Simon’s care and to all…

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Ellie is alive today because of the care she received
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

My 5 1/2  year old yorkie Elliemae had not been eating (not unusual not a big eater anyway) and very lethargic. After three days of…

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Sonny

Thank you for Sonny’s Cruciate Surgery and Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Thank you so much Dr Corti for your compassion & evaluating my Sonny after his cruciate surgery to get him into Physical Therapy as quickly…

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Brady

Dr. Silver performed surgery on his spine …
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

My best friend Brady, a 7-year-old Lab mix, was hurt in May of 2013 with a spine injury and wound up paralyzed in his back…

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I was comforted by the care and professionalism of the emergency and ICU team
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I wanted to thank everyone at Mass Vet. May 2013, I brought in my kitten, who was severely dehydrated and seemed to be near death….

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Deepest gratitude to the Doctors and staff who worked to save Harmionne.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Deepest gratitude to the Doctors and staff at Mass Vet Woburn who worked so hard and long to save Harmionne.   When we brought her…

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Just finished a video visit with Roxie!
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Just finished a video visit with Roxie.  How great is that?!   She looks like she is doing well.  Hopefully she will be able to…

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bailey

There aren’t any words … to express our thanks to Dr. Campbell (and your entire staff,) for taking care of our family.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

In early January this year, we took our Chocolate Lab, Bailey, to our regular vet because she had been losing weight, appeared to be getting…

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A doctor saw us in less than 10 minutes
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Just made an emergency visit at 7:30 AM as I thought my dog had been poisoned (by eating treated grass).  Mass Vet took me right…

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Thank you so much for …giving us so much more time with our precious pup!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Two years ago our dog Coley became terribly sick with IMHA. We took her to MassVet and prayed that they would somehow save her life….

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You have given us our boy back
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our sweet boy McDuff (Mickey) was lucky enough to have Dr. Julia Zitz fix both of his knees. He is now 2.5 weeks from the…

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Thank you for making a difficult situation a bit more easy
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We had to so very sadly put our dog down today.  It was unexpected. The team at the Mass Vet was amazing.  Everyone person we…

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Wesley

You are a great and caring staff
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I want to thank the Vets at Mass Referral in Woburn, specifically Dr. Schutrumph and Dr. Phillips for the wonderful care that you gave to my…

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Babes

We will be … placing our little loved ones in your hands
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

We have had three visits to your emergency room, each time our “babies” were treated very well. This last time was not an injury, but…

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Oliver-21

Thanks to your team we look forward to spending the holidays with our “once in a lifetime dog”
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Our beloved Rhodesian Ridgeback, Tyson, was diagnosed at Mass Vet with an Osteosarcoma.  His forelimb was amputated in August by your skilled surgeon then subsequently…

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Fully recovered Rottweiler following spinal surgery at Mass Vet

2 & 1/2 years later she is better than new!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

On June 16th of 2012 our Bettsy was injured. She had bulging discs in C2/C3. She was paralyzed from the neck to the waist. She…

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Phoebe recovering from back Surgery at Mass Vet

After one week, she is rehabbing remarkably
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My husband Brian and I received excellent Emergency, ICU, and Neurology care from Drs. Abell and Silver, the ICU and Support Staff when our dog…

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K-9 partner barry, post surgery

My family and I are indebted to all of you!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I am truly grateful to the staff at Mass Vet for the emergency care of my German Shepherd K9 partner Barry. Everyone I dealt with…

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I am so grateful that you exist!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I have brought 2 dogs over the years to your hospital, and I am so grateful that you exist! I’ve lived in many places where…

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I loved that they decorated Becky’s “party hat” so she wouldn’t be embarrassed
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I was really happy with the care my puppy, Becky, received at Mass Vet (Woburn). Dr. Cotrill, was very gentle and took her time examining…

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Joby after neuro surgery on his back

His Ears, Flying in the Wind
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I wanted to you to see Joby six months after you operated on his back. We are so thrilled to see his ears flying in…

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Java at the Common

Dr. Lisa Kiniry and her team were professional and compassionate
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

We were devastated to learn that our wonderful dachshund Java suffered two spinal fractures. Our decision to euthanize him broke our hearts, but Dr. Lisa…

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Murphy

Thanks to their expertise he’s on his way to a full recovery
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Dr. Blake & the surgical team at Mass Vet were our guardian angels while Murphy was in their care. Not only did Murphy love them…

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Thanks to them, our baby is on the way to feeling better!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

When we brought our baby Boot into the ER late one night, we were greeted right away, and because he is an 85 lb Lab/hound…

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It’s been well over a year now and … every day is a blessing
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Casey had heart surgery back in January of 2012. She has a tumor on her heart that was causing fluid build up and basically choking…

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You all were very supportive the whole time
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On Friday night, March 22, I had to do what every pet owner dreads – put my cat to sleep.  Misty had a long history…

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I cannot thank Mass Vet enough
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I found an injured wild rabbit on the road this morning.  The poor thing was in shock when I first found him.  Soon I realized…

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Brandi

The Doctors are the BEST!
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Around 6 years ago we woke up one Friday morning to see my dogs belly was all swelled up. We rushed her to Nashua Animal…

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Full of meows and purring!
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I want to say a BIG thank you to Dr. Julia Zitz and her team and ALL the people at Mass Vet who have known…

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Willy

Thank you very much Mass Vet
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Thank you very much Mass Vet, and especially Dr. Hiratska & Dr. Schutrumpf for all your hard work and care. Willy’s care at Mass Vet…

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Sasha

My Dogs Will Never Have Anything Done, If Not By Mass Vet
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Dear Dr. Pastor and Nurse Ann Murray, I would like to thank you for you for being you. After losing a Mother, Sister and a…

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Ashley

Thank you for everything
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Thank you for everything you did for Ashley through the years. It helps the pain of losing her (a little bit, anyway) knowing that I…

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Maggie

They showed so much kindness…
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We couldn’t have asked for a better group of individuals to take care of Maggie during a very scary time for our family. Dr. Silver…

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PoohBear

Our sincerest thanks to everyone
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I cannot give high enough praise to the entire staff and all the doctors at IVG in Woburn. We brought our sweet kitty Pooh Bear…

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Thank you so much
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Thank you so much for taking such good care of our poor little girl who got it by a car. My husband and I couldn’t…

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milotable

Thank you for being there when we needed you the most
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

On August 10 I brought my beloved Pug dog Milo to Woburn for his euthanasia. Three weeks earlier we learned that Milo had cancer in…

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Thanks to everyone at Mass Vet for all you’ve done!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

We want to thank Dr. Phillips and Sarah for the wonderful care rendered to Pebbles. We are currently on vacation with her and she is…

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callie

Thanks so much for saving her!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our vet had observed possible foreign material in Callie’s stomach x-ray Friday afternoon. We’d both hoped it would pass on it’s own, but she appeared…

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He’s on the mend!
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My handsome boy lost his sight over a month ago from high blood pressure. He developed glaucoma in both eyes and has been in great…

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pete

I am much more confident now in my abilities to manage Pete’s condition.
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Thank you to Laura and Dr. Karen Campbell from Mass Vet Referral Hospital. My six-year old Yorkshire Terrier, Pete, became ill this past February. We…

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misha

Ten years old and young at heart
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My Misha is a bichon..ten years old and young at heart..physically she is still a puppy..i thought. six weeks ago she ended up with a…

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Shamie

Everyone was wonderful and extremely helpful!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Dr. Austel and her staff were so wonderful with explaining everything to us and with Shamus. We were extremely impressed with the services we received…

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Zam

I could not have asked for better treatment for my Zam
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

My dog Zam had his first visit to your hospital in early June for an emergency visit for treatment of Cushings/Addisons disease. He spent 2…

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samara

Thanks for your skill, compassion & for caring for BOTH of us!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I just brought my little 14 mo., less than 5 lb. Yorkie, Sami (Samara), home from 2 days at Mass Vet in Woburn. This was…

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bella

I don’t know what we would have done that night without your kindness.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

We have used the services of specialists at Mass Vet over the years and have always been so happy with the way our dogs have…

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You saved my Toby’s life
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

You saved my Toby’s life – thank you so very much!

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Dixie

Thank you, thank you, thank you from the bottom of my heart!
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The care, patience, concern and love shown by each member of Mass Veterinary Referral Hospital’s team is unbelievably amazing to me.  I am, admittedly, a…

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We had Dustin since he was 8 weeks old…
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Sadly, we had to put Dustin down suddenly on 4/15/12 at Mass Vet.  The staff was outstanding in their support and their caring ways towards…

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Mass Vet has given me time and hope with my beloved girl.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Another day in the life of my 12.5 yr old golden retriever. Just yesterday,I scheduled a consult with Dr Pastor to discuss a Mast Cell…

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Cookie_Cook

Words can NEVER express how grateful we are
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Thank you, Dr. Marion Haber, for your honesty, kindness, and compassion during Cookie’s visits with you. We will never forget how you did your very…

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george

Still Doing Well 3 1/2 Years Later!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Just wanted to drop a note to say that George, who had a meningioma removed by Dr. Troxel about 3-1/2 years ago, is still doing…

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CaseyVT2012

That was 3 weeks ago – today is her 11th birthday and she … acts like she’s 5
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Casey stopped eating suddenly one day and we knew immediately there was something seriously wrong. So we brought her to our local ER Vet and…

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austin

The staff was very encouraging and patient
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I can’t thank Dr. Miele and Dr. White enough for the excellent care you gave to Austin when he was newly diagnosed (and feeling very…

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billy

The Mayo Clinic for Animals.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Billy has used up many of his nine lives. Before Christmas he got a blood clot that blocked circulation to both hind legs. He was…

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edward_and_family

I’m happy to say that Edward is back to his old self
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I want to thank the veterinarians and techs at Mass Vet a thousand times over for taking care of my boy Edward in September 2011….

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He is home now after 2 1/2 days and doing great. Thank you!!
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our dog who came from a shelter 4 days earlier was not well. He had many GI issues. And of course only knowing him for…

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Mazey

Compassionate and Empathetic
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our beloved Golden Retriever Mazey, just 2 days short of her 11th birthday, became ill very suddenly. We were directed to MVRH by our vet…

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nyflowers

A Dog Lover’s Prayers Answered
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Mass Vet is a dog lovers prayer answered. My boxer girl, Nysa, needed a crutiate repair and she also needed a special vet clinic. My…

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varitek

Thank you for a loving, dignified and peaceful goodbye
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Thank you so very much for your kindness and compassion. Varitek was 4 years old and very loved. His heart problem was a shock to…

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brodie

Impressed with the Caring & Concern
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

I brought my corgi, Brodie, in over the weekend for emergency treatment after he was attacked and bitten by another dog. I was very impressed…

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Thank you for referring us to Mass Vet
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our beloved Chico was admitted to Neurology yesterday under the care of Dr. Gena Silver. Dr. Silver has been wonderful with Chico, giving us step…

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Our Dog Lucky
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our dog lucky, who was 16, took a turn for the worse this past Friday night. Our Vet was closed and your number was provided…

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Thank you all for your dedication & creativity – 4 years later, our little guy is happy, healthy, playful and a joy.
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

We can’t thank Dr. Silver and Dr. Troxel enough for going above and beyond to save the life of our dog. Born with a catastrophic…

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Foxy In Recovery

Providing Superlative Care
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our family’s recent experience at Mass Vet was very positive. Foxy was in need of acute care because she ate a couch or something and…

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Our Working Relationship
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our mutual patient Chip’s owners couldn’t say enough nice things about Mass Vet. They commented on the excellent veterinary and nursing care, and the updates…

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Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

20 Cabot Road
Woburn, MA 01801

Telephone:
781-932-5802

Fax:
781-932-5837

Hospital Hours
Emergency: 24 hr/day, 7 days/wk
Specialty Services: Mon - Sat
Diagnostic Imaging, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Surgery, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation: 7 days/wk

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24 Hour Emergency & Specialty

Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital

Latham, NY 12110
518.785.1094

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IVG MetroWest

Natick, MA 01760
508.319.2117

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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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