VCA Smoketown 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.


  • Lancaster SPCA


    In February 2013 we partnered with the Lancaster SPCA. The SPCA is a shelter serving Lancaster County Pennsylvania. With all the available means and resources to prevent and alleviate the suffering of animals. The shelter provides humane care and adoptions of stray and unwanted animals who are the result of owner surrender and cruelty investigations. They are a non profit organization who excepts domestic animals from individuals, while primarily being supported through public donations.

    As a primary partner of the SPCA, VCA Smoketown Animal Hospital along with VCA Bridgeport Animal Hospital provide each adopted pet with a Healthy Start Certificate that includes a free wellness exam and a 10-day limited health care guarantee.

    Visit Lancaster SPCA

  • Operation Scarlet Rescue

    Shar Pei Rescue

    Visit Operation Scarlet Rescue

  • Feathered Sanctuary

    Bird Rescue

    Visit Feathered Sanctuary

  • VPI Pet Insurance

    Health Insurance For Your Pets

    Visit VPI Pet Insurance

  • Hills Pet Food

    Full line of dietary pet foods

    Visit Hills Pet Food

  • American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)

    Excellence in Veterinary Medicine

    Visit American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)

  • Animal Poison Control Center

    Poison control hotline for pet owners

    Visit Animal Poison Control Center

  • Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

    Support for owners going through pet loss

    Visit Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

  • Care Credit

    Credit plans available

    Visit Care Credit

  • Royal Canin

    Various dog & cat food

    Visit Royal Canin

  • VCA Charities-Pennies For Pets

    Supporting pets in need

    Visit VCA Charities-Pennies For Pets

  • PETS Emergency

    Emergency Clinic

    Visit PETS Emergency

  • Pet Pantry of Lancaster County

    VCA SMoketown is a drop off location for food & pet supplies for The Pet Pantry.

    Visit Pet Pantry of Lancaster County

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 AN EMERGENCY DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS:  Please call us immediately at 717-394-5542

IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY AFTER NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS:  Please call Pets Emergency immediately at 717-295-7387