VCA City Cats Hospital

Maps & Driving Directions

VCA City Cats is located In Arlington Center, near the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Route 60, a few doors down from Not Your Average Joe's restaurant.

There are two convenient & inexpensive places to park in order to access our clinic.
    Two-hour curbside parking on Massachusetts Avenue is directly in front of our office (these spots are usually available in the mornings & early afternoons only). 
    A metered parking lot is located behind the clinic, with ample parking throughout the day. Purchase a ticket from any of the machines found in the lot. David Lampson Way, which is a small road located directly next to NYAJ, will lead you to the city parking lot. This lot is also accessible if you pass VCA City Cats on your RIGHT & take a RIGHT onto Water Street .  The entrance to the lot will be on your RIGHT just before crossing the Minuteman Trail.

If you are traveling by bus, we are located on the 77/Harvard and 79/Alewife bus routes, at the last Arlington Center stop (Library).



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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

    In case of emergency, please call us immediately at 781-641-3673.

    If it is after hours, check with one of these 24-hour emergency clinics:

    Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

    20 Cabot Road
    Woburn, MA

    Angell Animal Medical Center

    350 South Huntington Avenue
    Boston, MA

    VCA South Shore Animal Hospital

    595 Columbian Street
    Weymouth, MA

    Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center of New England

    180 Bear Hill Road
    Waltham, MA