VCA Cromwell Animal Hospital


  • Hospital Manager

    Sandy Gonyea C.V.T.
    School: Boston University. Also attended Connecticut Culinary Institute (certificate in Culinary Arts)., Psychology

    Sandy grew up in the area, and after attending Boston University and living in various parts of the country for a while, she returned to Connecticut where she has remained since 1989. She obtained veterinary technician certification in 2001. She has special interests in oncology, behavior and training, as well as small animal internal medicine.
    Outside the office, Sandy enjoys cooking, photography, reading and hiking with the dogs, as well as spending time playing with and reading to her children.
    She is the owner of 3 dogs (a Gordon Setter, an English Setter and a mix) as well as several cats.


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. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.


Animal Emergency Hospital of Central Connecticut (860) 563-4447 at 588 Cromwell Avenue, Rocky Hill CT 06067

Pieper Memorial Veterinary Center (860) 347-8387 at 730 Randolph Road, Middletown, CT 06457

VCA Cheshire Animal Hospital (203) 272-3266 at 1572 South Main Street, Cheshire, CT 06410