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.
Muffin's Pet Connection, Inc.
Gateway Animal Hospital proudly accepts low-cost spay/neuter certificates from Muffin's Pet Connections. Founded in 1988, Muffin's not only offer low-cost spay/neuter certificates, they also offer pet adoption programs and educational newsletters. For more information as to how to obtain a certificate, visit http://www.muffins.org/spay.htm.
Staten Island Council for Animal Welfare
Gateway Animal Hospital proudly accepts low-cost spay/neuter certificates from Staten Island Council for Animal Welfare (SICAW). Founded in 1972, SICAW is not only dedicated to the rescue, care and placement of stray and abandoned animals, but also offers their own low-cost spay/neuter program and is committed to furthering the education of the public about the importance of spaying/neutering and proper pet care. To purchase a certificate, visit http://members.petfinder.com/~NY34/LowCostSpayNeuter.html or call 718 356-2334 for more information.
Animal Care and Control of New York
Adopt a pet from the AC&C of N.Y. and receive a complimentary VCA veterinary exam.
Animal Care & Control of New York City (AC&C) is one of the largest animal shelter-systems in the country, taking in more than 30,000 animals each year. As a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization since 1995, AC&C rescues, cares for and finds loving homes for homeless and abandoned animals in New York City. AC&C facilities operate in all five boroughs.
Staten Island Chamber of Commerce
Proud member since 2016, The Staten Island Chamber of Commerce has served the borough since 1895. Being a member of the Chamber, Gateway Animal Hospital is now part of the largest and most influential business organization on Staten Island. For more information, visit their website.
Friends of Animals
Gateway Animal Hospital is proud to accept low-cost spay/neuter certificates from Friends of Animals (FoA). Founded in 1957, FoA advocates low-cost spaying and altering as the most effective means of preventing the births of dogs and cats, and their subsequent abandonment, suffering and mass killing. To purchase a certificate, visit them online at their website or call 1-800-321-PETS (1-800-321-7387) and request an application.
Visit Friends of Animals
ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Hotline
The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center is staffed 24 hours with veterinary health professionals who have been specially trained in veterinary toxicology. If you think that your pet may have ingested a potentially poisonous substance, call the ASPCA 24 hour emergency Animal Poison Control Center hotline at (888) 426-4435. A consultation fee is applied to your credit card.
The Pet Loss Support Page
The Pet Loss Support Page, hosted by Moira Allen, offers compassionate, comprehensive information on how to cope with the loss of a beloved animal companion. It provides a variety of helpful articles and tips, as well as a state-by-state guide to bereavement resources.
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.