VCA Montgomery Road 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.


  • Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society

    A partnership provides a free exam for new pets adopted from the shelter when they come in within 14 days of adoption. The Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society provides shelter, education, advocacy, and assistance for animals and people in need. DPVSH is a private, non-profit organization.

    Visit Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society

  • Sterling Animal Shelter

    Partnership provides a first free exam to puppies and kittens. The Animal Shelter Inc. of Sterling, Ma is a non-profit organization with no time or age restrictions for the pets in their care. The shelter exists to provide humane sheltering and high quality medical care for unwanted pets.

    Visit Sterling Animal Shelter

  • Thomas J. O'Connor Adoption Center

    This partnership offers first free exams for puppies and kittens, spay/neuter assistance and medical support. The mission of TJO is to provide comprehensive animal control services and programs to our communities for the protection of animals, public health and safety, and the environment.

    Visit Thomas J. O'Connor Adoption Center

  • Westfield Animal Control and Shelter

    This growing partnership helps support the fundraising efforts of the community for a local animal shelter. We offer medical care, emergency care and rabies vaccinations for the stray pets of Westfield.

    Visit Westfield Animal Control and Shelter

  • FACES Dog Rescue

    A local dog rescue who places unwanted pets in individual foster care until they can be found new homes. Medical care is provided as needed through donations.

    Visit FACES Dog Rescue

  • Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline

    The hot line was established in 1996 by veterinary students to provide a community based resource for people to safely grieve the past or impending separation from a pet.

    Visit Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline

  • Holyoke Community College

    Veterinary Technician Internship Program

    Visit Holyoke Community College

  • Concerned Citizens for Animals

    A spay/neuter assistance program to aid in the control of pet over population.

    Visit Concerned Citizens for Animals

  • MSPCA Spay/Neuter Assistance Program

    A spay/neuter assistance program to aid in the control of pet over population.

    Visit MSPCA Spay/Neuter Assistance Program

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.

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Emergency Care

          In case of emergency, please call us immediately at 413-568-1745.

                       If it is after hours, please call

                     VCA Boston Road Animal Hospital 413-783-1203

                           24 hour Emergency and Specialty Hospital

                                   1235 Boston Road Springfield, Ma.