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VCA Everett Animal Hospital

VCA Everett Animal Hospital

251 Chelsea Street | Everett, MA 02149

Call 617-466-9990
Monday 8:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 8:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Vaccinations and Well Care
  • Small Animal Care
  • Exotics Seen
  • Surgery
  • Night and Saturday hours
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Exotic Animal Vet
  • Small Animal Vet
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Medical Specialties
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam
Description

VCA Everett Animal Hospital has been serving our community since 2000. We are committed to providing you and your pet with the best customer service and medical knowledge possible. We take pride in the way we care for you and your pet.

VCA Everett Animal Hospital has been accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association since 2005. Our hospital is regularly evaluated on 900 standards in multiple areas, from client services to anesthetic safety to ensure that we are providing the best care for you and your pets.

In addition to dogs and cats, our hospital also sees exotics such as: turtles, bearded dragons, geckos, lizards, snakes, mice, rats, hamsters, ferrets, gerbils, rabbits, sugar gliders, and guinea pigs.

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Welcome to VCA Everett Animal Hospital Welcome to VCA Everett Animal Hospital
We are conveniently located in Everett, MA We are conveniently located in Everett, MA
You'll always get a warm greeting from our front desk staff! You'll always get a warm greeting from our front desk staff!
Your pet will be comfortable in our freshly painted exam rooms Your pet will be comfortable in our freshly painted exam rooms
When being prepped for surgery, your pet will be treated as if it were one of our own When being prepped for surgery, your pet will be treated as if it were one of our own
Feel confident that when your pet is in our surgery suite that top of the line equipment is being used Feel confident that when your pet is in our surgery suite that top of the line equipment is being used
Our waiting room has ample space for you and your pet Our waiting room has ample space for you and your pet
From Amoxicillin to Zeniquin, our in house pharmacy can meet all of your pet's needs From Amoxicillin to Zeniquin, our in house pharmacy can meet all of your pet's needs
Whether it be an iguana or a Great Dane, our radiology room can accomodate your pet Whether it be an iguana or a Great Dane, our radiology room can accomodate your pet
From routine care to advanced extractions, our veterinarians provide excellent dental care for your pet From routine care to advanced extractions, our veterinarians provide excellent dental care for your pet
Our in house labratory offers immediate results that will help our doctors determine the best course of action for your pet Our in house labratory offers immediate results that will help our doctors determine the best course of action for your pet
Our climate controlled animal wards are constantly supervised by our staff to make sure that your pet is receiving the best care while in our care Our climate controlled animal wards are constantly supervised by our staff to make sure that your pet is receiving the best care while in our care
Patient care is priority and our doctors follow up to make sure all of your questions are answered Patient care is priority and our doctors follow up to make sure all of your questions are answered
When you check out you will be greeted with the same care and compassion that you were greeted with When you check out you will be greeted with the same care and compassion that you were greeted with
The caring & experienced team at VCA Everett Animal Hospital The caring & experienced team at VCA Everett Animal Hospital
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Shannon Lightbody, DVM
Shannon Lightbody, DVM

Dr. Lightbody has been the Medical Director at VCA Everett since 2006 and has been a veterinarian here since 2001. She enjoys Tae Kwon Do in her free time. She lives at home with her husband and their three daughters, as well as Kiara, a 7-year-old boxer.

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Richelle Berard, DVM
Richelle Berard, DVM

Dr. Berard joined our staff in October of 2009. She has proven herself a great asset to our facility. Dr. Berard sees dogs, cats, small mammals, amphibians, and reptiles.

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John Defanti, DVM
John Defanti, DVM

Dr. Defanti performs surgeries at VCA Everett every Wednesday.
He has been with VCA Everett since 2008, and he has been a veterinarian for 18 years. He lives at home with his wife and Buffy-Lou, a 3-year-old greyhound, Bee, an 11-year-old domestic shorthair cat, Toasty, a 4-year-old domestic shorthair cat, Nelson, a 2-year-old domestic shorthair cat and several chickens. He enjoys music, reading, and riding his Harley-Davidson.

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Josh Gidlewski, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology)

Dr. Josh Gidlewski is a travelling specialist who offers diagnostics including echocardiograms and ultrasounds for our patients on an outpatient basis. In the event that your pet requires one of these procedures, our veterinarians will arrange for Dr. Gidlewski to visit our hospital.

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