For nearly 40 years, Animal Hospital of the Rockaways has provided treatment to animals in the Neponsit, Belle Harbor, Rockaway Beach & Arverne area. In addition to diagnostic care, the clinic also offers pain relief, dental surgery, grooming, acupuncture and more. They feature unique programs to care for young and old pets, in which they monitor for specific illnesses like arthritis and thyroid issues for elderly pets, and introduce behavioral treatment and vaccinations to young pets. Recommended puppy vaccines include distemper, hepatitis, parainfluenza, parvovirus, Lyme disease, and rabies. The hospital also boards pets for short or long stays. New patients will receive 50% off their first exam.