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As veterinarians, we understand how important your pet is to you, which is why we make it our mission to ensure they live a long, happy, and healthy life. Guilford Veterinary Hospital has a team of experienced and dedicated veterinarians and staff dedicated to quality care for your furry friend.

We can handle everything your pet needs, from pet surgery to wellness exams. Based in Guilford, CT, we are here to help you and your pet through any situation. We’re here to give you excellent advice, guidance, and support.

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Veterinary Blog

What to Know About Heartworm Disease

Hello again everyone! Today I wanted to touch base about heartworm disease in dogs. Cats can also theoretically get heartworms, but it is pretty rare and generally their bodies only support 1-3 adult worms as they are not the ideal host, so this post is really going...

Care and Feeding Part 3 – Obesity in Dogs and Cats

Welcome to the final installment of Care and Feeding (for now!).  I wanted to talk about a sensitive subject - obesity in our companion pets.  While Garfield made for an adorable cartoon cat, in real life carrying some extra weight can have serious consequences for...

Pet Memorials

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Business Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday: Closed

Technician Visit Hours:

Monday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
*Technician visits are unavailable during staff meetings; we will inform owners as to when meetings are when the visits are scheduled.