VCA Columbia Animal Hospital at Hickory Ridge

Tiffany Englander, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Dr. Englander joined our VCA family in July 2013.  She was born and raised in Colorado Springs, Colorado and earned her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from The Colorado College in 2007.  Dr. Englander earned her veterinary degree The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2012.  She then completed a small animal medical and surgical internship in Bowie, MD before joining VCA Columbia Animal Hospital @ Hickory Ridge.  In her spare time, Dr. Englander enjoys reading, running, biking, swimming, painting, hiking, and playing with Curtis and Simon, her two chinchillas.

"The best part of being a veterinarian is the ability to strengthen and enhance the special relationship that owners have with their pets.  I draw my motivation from the joy of using my scientific knowledge to directly help owners and their pets every single day."


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 AN EMERGENCY DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS:  Please call us immediately at 410.730.2122

IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY AFTER NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS:  Please contact one of the following Emergency Hospital's immediately:

Emergency Animal Hospital of Ellicott City
10270 Baltimore National Pike
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Emergency Veterinary Clinic-Catonsville
32 Mellor Avenue
Catonsville, MD 21228

VCA Veterinary Referral Associates
500 Perry Parkway
Gaithersburg, MD 20877