Best Veterinarians in New York City

Why These Veterinarians?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Veterinarians on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Bensonhurst Veterinary Care

The staff at Bensonhurst Veterinary Care serves owners and pets in Brooklyn. Dr. Stephen Zawie and Dr. Renee Porfido provide general care as well as behavioral counseling, vaccinations, and blood work. Diagnostic testing allows staff to evaluate electrolyte abnormalities, blood glucose, liver and kidney functioning, and red and white blood cell counts. Surgeries provided include routine neuters and spays, as well as more complicated surgeries like knee and hip work. Dental work performed includes cleaning and surgery. The staff can also address behavioral issues. The clinic also adopts out rescue animals and provides vaccinations and certifications needed for travel.

Brooklyn, NY 11204


Kalvig & Shorter Veterinary Associates

Kalvig & Shorter Veterinary Associates has provided veterinary care to the Manhattan, New York, area for almost a decade. Dr. Barbara Kalvig and Dr. James Shorter bring more than 50 years of experience to their shared practice, offering services in internal medicine, surgery, dentistry, nursing care, and counseling. The clinic is also deeply committed to the community and has volunteered veterinarian services during disaster situations since the collapse of the Trade Towers on 9/11.

133 East 39th Street
New York, NY 10016

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Oceanside Animal Clinic

Oceanside Animal Clinic provides preventative and emergency care to pets in the Brooklyn area. Open seven days a week, the clinic is a full-service animal hospital and diagnostic center, thanks to a state of the art in-house laboratory. Alongside a full range of preventative and emergency care, the team also offers grooming. New patients receive a free exam on their first visit. Walk-ins are welcome and will be accommodated as time allows. The clinic is open seven days a week to accommodate emergencies and customer schedules. Clients appreciate the staffs’ attention to detail.

Brooklyn, NY 11223


Proietto Veterinary Services

Proietto Veterinary Services offers an easy solution to pet problems with their home visits. Clients can schedule appointments online or via the phone, and Dr, Rob, a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, will come to the house. A house call includes a physical exam, vaccines, nail clipping, ear cleaning, and the opportunity to ask any questions.

New York, NY 10065


Riverdale Veterinary Group

Serving Bronx, New York, surrounding boroughs, the Riverdale Veterinary Group specializes in care for all companion animals. Whether dog, cat or avian, the team at Riverdale provides care with an emphasis on communication for owners to make the best decisions for pet care. The clinic is open seven days a week and accommodates later appointments by closing at 8 p.m.

Bronx, NY 10463


Village House Call Vet

Village House Call Vet comes to clients needing veterinary care in New York City. For over a decade, Dr. Carolyn Quagliata and her mobile vet service have eliminated travel time and long waits by visiting animals and their owners at home. Dr. Quagliata provides a range of services for clients in New York, Brooklyn, Hoboken, NJ, and Jersey City, NJ.

New York, NY 10013


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