VCA All Caring Animal Hospital

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 to bring you additional pet health and lifestyle information you can’t find on our website. 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 are here to help.


  • Berkshire Humane Society

    Local Humane Society, based in Pittsfield, MA

    Visit Berkshire Humane Society

  • Eleanor Sonsini Animal Shelter

    Animal Shelter, located in Pittsfield, MA

    Visit Eleanor Sonsini Animal Shelter

  • Little Guild of St. Francis Animal Shelter

    Animal Shelter, located in West Cornwall, CT

    Visit Little Guild of St. Francis Animal Shelter

  • Sterling Animal Shelter

    Animal Shelter, located in Sterling, MA

    Visit Sterling Animal Shelter

  • Thomas J. O'Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center

    Animal Shelter, located in Springfield, MA

    Visit Thomas J. O'Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center

  • Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society

    The Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society provides shelter, education, advocacy, and assistance for animals and people in need.

    Visit Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society

  • Pet Partners

    Pet Partners is a local non-profit organization that helps those in need with their vet care and pet food needs. Donations are always welcomed if you would like to help out!

    Visit Pet Partners

  • Dawn Allen, Animal Communicator

    Dawn's Animal Connection Animal Communication

    Visit Dawn Allen, Animal Communicator

  • Lois Platt, Dog Trainer

    Agility and Obedience Classes. (413)528-8451

    Visit Lois Platt, Dog Trainer

  • Chez Pet

    Pet Food/Supply Store, in Lenox, MA

    Phone: (413)637-0800.

    Visit Chez Pet

  • Fitter Critters

    Canine physical rehabilitation, indoor swimming, and wellness programs.

    Visit Fitter Critters

  • Family Veterinary Center

    Our Chiropractor/Acupuncture Doctor's Regular Hospital in Haydenville, MA. Dr. Bud Allen does large and small animal health care, housecalls, farmcalls, chiro, acupuncture, homeopathy, physical therapy and herbals.

    Visit Family Veterinary Center

  • Bow Meow Regency

    Boarding/Grooming Facility in Sheffield, MA

    Visit Bow Meow Regency

  • BensDotter's Pet

    Pet Food/Supply Store in Great Barrington, MA

    Visit BensDotter's Pet

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.


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.

Find a VCA Specialty Care Animal Hospital near you:


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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, the following hospitals are open for phone calls and visits 24 hours a day, 7 days a week:

In Massachusetts:

VCA Boston Road Animal Hospital @ (413)783-1203.

1235 Boston Rd, Springfield, MA 01119.

Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital @ (413)665-4911.

141 Greenfield Road (Routes 5 & 10), South Deerfield, MA 01373.

In New York:

Capital District Animal Emergency Clinic @ (518)785-1094.

222 Troy-Schenectady Road, Latham, NY 12110.

In Connecticut:

VCA Cheshire Animal Hospital @ (203)272-3266.

1572 South Main St, Cheshire, CT 06410.

Connecticut Veterinary Center @ (860)233-8564.

470 Oakwood Ave, West Hartford, CT 06110.