Our Pet Care Partners
Caring for all of your pet's needs takes more than we could ever provide alone. Here are some local organizations and businesses that we recommend to our patients and their families.
Pet Health and Lifestyle Information
We know a well-informed owner coupled with an expert veterinary care team is key to maintaining the happiness and
health of your pet. That’s why we partnered with Vetstreet.com to bring you additional pet health and lifestyle
information you can’t find on our website. Vetstreet.com contains a wealth of pet information written by leading
veterinarians, journalists, and animal health care experts. Whether you are wondering about why your dog puts his
head out of the window while driving, seeking a workout plan for you and your dog, or trying to figure out how to get
your cat to take her medicine, VCA and Vetstreet.com are here to help.
Washington Humane Society
As the only open-access shelter in the Nation's Capital, the Washington Humane Society provides comfort and care to nearly 30,000 animals each year through its broad range of programs and services.
Animal Welfare League of Arlington
The mission of the AWLA is to improve the lives of animals. Their vision is to create a world where all companion animals find compassionate and permanent homes.
The Washington Animal Rescue League
The Washington Animal Rescue League (WARL) is the oldest animal shelter in the District of Columbia. The mission of the WARL is to honor and strengthen the human - animal bond by providing the best quality care for the homeless dogs and cats and the supporting companion animals in their homes through affordable veterinary care, community outreach and education.
Check out their Facebook page for up to date adoption and fund-raising events!
Animal Welfare League of AlexandriaThe League is an animal sheltering and welfare organization focused on community responsiveness, professional animal care, dynamic education, and compatible adoptions.
"Protecting American Agriculture" is the basic charge of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). APHIS provides leadership in ensuring the health and care of animals and plants.
Visit USDA- APHIS
Veterinary PartnerVeterinaryPartner.com is here to support your veterinarian and you in the care of your companion animals by providing reliable, up-to-date animal health information from the veterinarians and experts of the Veterinary Information Network , the world's first and largest online veterinary database.
Visit Veterinary Partner
Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society
The objective of the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society is to raise the level of patient care for seriously ill or injured animals through quality education and communication.
The Wildlife Rescue League
The Wildlife Rescue League is non-profit organization providing care for sick, injured or orphaned wildlife in order to return them to the wild.
Veterans Moving Forward
The mission and vision of Veterans Moving Forward is to provide service dogs to veterans with mental and physical challenges.
Visit Veterans Moving Forward
The Raptor Conservancy of Virginia
The Raptor Conservancy of Virginia is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to the rehabilitation and release to the wild of injured, ill or orphaned native Virginia birds of prey (raptors).
American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)The premier association for animal hospitals across the Nation. Visit the site to learn more about our membership in AAHA.
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), established in 1863, is a not-for-profit association representing more than 80,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia and uniformed services.
Heartworm SocietyEverything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
Visit Heartworm Society
Veterinary Information Network
VIN is the world's first and largest online veterinary community. Allowing access to the most current medical information for our veterinarians and consultation with fellow veterinarians across the country.
Pet Loss Resources
Losing a pet can be devastating, but you are not alone in your grief. The following online communities and resources can help you begin recovering from your loss.