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  • Comprehensive Veterinary Care in Gaithersburg

    We provide a comprehensive range of veterinary services at Veterinary Referral Associates. We go above and beyond to ensure that your pets receive the high-quality care they deserve.

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  • Here For Your Pet When They Need It Most

    Our team offers all the specialty veterinary services your pet needs to stay healthy for a long, long time.

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  • Meeting All Your Pets' Health Care Needs

    Our team offers all the specialty veterinary services needed for emergencies. Our dedicated vets provide quality, compassionate care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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  • Welcome To Our Advanced Veterinary Facility

    At Veterinary Referral Associates, our services come with years of experience and a dedicated passion for animals.

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Welcome to Our Gaithersburg Animal Hospital

Veterinary Referral Associates is a full-service pet hospital in Gaithersburg and the surrounding areas. We provide comprehensive medical services for cats and dogs.

From internal medicine and surgery to physical therapy, our broad and varied service offering can meet all of your pet’s health needs in one place.

We look after the companion animals of Gaithersburg. We have earned a reputation for providing high-quality care with a compassionate touch over the years.

Our team of Gaithersburg vets proudly uphold the AAHA's veterinary excellence standards!

AAHA

Comprehensive care for your precious pets.

Dermatology

Diagnosing and treating a wide range of skin conditions in pets.

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Physical Rehabilitation

Custom programs for your pet that incorporate both treatment and physical therapy.

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Oncology

Diagnosis and treatment to provide pets with cancer the best possible care.

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Neurology

Diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the brain, spinal cord, muscles, and nerves of animals. 

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Ophthalmology

Diagnosing and treating eye diseases and disorders in cats and dogs. 

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Blood Bank Services

Blood donation program to help save countless furry lives!

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Accreditations & Certifications

Veterinary Referral Associates | Gaithersburg Veterinary Referral Associates | Gaithersburg

Your pet can help as part of our Blood Donor Program.

Address & Hours

Veterinary Referral Associates proudly serves patients in Gaithersburg and beyond.

Hospital Hours

24 Hours A Day. 7 Days A Week. 365 Days a Year.

Phone

301-926-3300

Address

500 Perry Pkwy, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 US

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Tips & Advice From Our Team

Our informative blogs feature helpful tips and advice from our Gaithersburg vets. They keep your pets healthy and happy, whether need advice on parasite protection or information on common illnesses.

Cats and Chocolate? What You Should Know If Your Cat Eats Chocolate

Cats and Chocolate? What You Should Know If Your Cat Eats Chocolate

Most of us know that chocolate is toxic to dogs, but did you know that cats can't have chocolate either? There are lots of tasty foods that we love that our feline friends simply can't eat (even if they beg)! Today, our Gaithersburg vets discuss chocolate toxicity in cats and what to do if your kitty gets into your chocolate stash. 

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All About Cat Diabetes

All About Cat Diabetes

Our Veterinary Referral Associates vets are seeing more and more cases of diabetes in cats. Left untreated this condition can threaten your cat's quality of life, and longevity. Here is some signs pet parents should watch out for, as well as treatments available for cats with diabetes.

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How To Get Rid Of Dandruff in Dogs: Causes & Treatment

How To Get Rid Of Dandruff in Dogs: Causes & Treatment

Has your dog been leaving behind white flakes on their favorite spot on the couch? Your canine companion might have dandruff, which could be a sign of health problems. Join our Gaithersburg vets to learn about signs and treatments for dandruff in dogs. 

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New Patients Welcome

Veterinary Referral Associates is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Gaithersburg companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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