VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital

Cat Breeds

Abyssinian

Weight: 8 - 10 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

American Bobtail

Weight: 11 - 20 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

American Curl

Weight: 5 - 10 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 18 years

American Shorthair

Weight: 8 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Balinese

Weight: 5 - 8 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Bengal

Weight: 6 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Birman

Weight: 6 - 15 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Bombay

Weight: 6 - 11 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

British Shorthair

Weight: 6 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Burmese

Weight: 8 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Chartreux

Weight: 6 - 14 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Colorpoint Shorthair

Weight: 5 - 9 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Cornish Rex

Weight: 6 - 8 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Devon Rex

Weight: 7 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Domestic Long Hair

Weight: 11 - 22 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 18 years

Egyptian Mau

Weight: 6 - 14 pounds

Lifespan: 18 - 20 years

Exotic Shorthair

Weight: 9 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Havana Brown

Weight: 6 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Himalayan

Weight: 9 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 18 years

Japanese Bobtail

Weight: 5 - 10 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 18 years

Javanese

Weight: 8 - 15 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Korat

Weight: 6 - 10 pounds

Lifespan: 9 - 15 years

LaPerm

Weight: 5 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Maine Coon

Weight: 8 - 20 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Manx

Weight: 8 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 18 years

Norwegian Forest Cat

Weight: 12 - 22 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Ocicat

Weight: 12 - 15 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 18 years

Oriental

Weight: 7 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Persian

Weight: 7 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

RagaMuffin

Weight: 10 - 20 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 18 years

Ragdoll

Weight: 15 - 20 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 25 years

Russian Blue

Weight: 7 - 13 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Scottish Fold

Weight: 6 - 13 pounds

Lifespan: 14 - 16 years

Selkirk Rex

Weight: 6 - 15 pounds

Lifespan: 10 - 15 years

Siamese

Weight: 5 - 8 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Siberian

Weight: 12 - 20 pounds

Lifespan: 12 - 15 years

Singapura

Weight: 4 - 8 pounds

Lifespan: 9 - 15 years

Somali

Weight: 6 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 13 - 17 years

Sphynx

Weight: 8 - 10 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Tonkinese

Weight: 6 - 12 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Turkish Angora

Weight: 5 - 10 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 20 years

Turkish Van

Weight: 10 - 13 pounds

Lifespan: 15 - 17 years

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Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

OUR EMERGENCY NUMBER - 703-823-3601

VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital is here for you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. You can count on our critical care team to be here when you need them the most.

Your pet's health deserves the finest care. Each member of our team strives for the advancement of veterinary medicine. When you bring your pet to us, you can be certain you will receive the dedication and compassion that makes our hospital stand out in patient care. 

Please call us at 703-823-3601 immediately if you believe your pet is experiencing an emergency.

Find out what might constitute an Emergencyor read more about our Services.

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