We Are AAHA Accredited

Since 1974, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) has been recognized for setting high standards for veterinary hospitals. Each AAHA accredited hospital is regularly inspected to make sure it meets AAHA’s veterinary care standards. We are proud to be a member of this veterinary organization. Fewer than 15% of all animal hospitals are AAHA-accredited.


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AAHA Standards

Anesthesia: Safe and modern methods, protocols, and equipment are used for assessing anesthetic needs in patients.

Client Service: Excellent communication with clients during all aspects of their visit

Contagious Disease: Protocols, processes, and facilities are appropriate to handle contagious diseases and avoid outbreaks

Continuing Education: Continuing education tools and opportunities are provided for all staff members

Dentistry: Safe and modern dental procedures protect both the patient and staff members

Diagnostic Imaging: Equipment generates quality diagnostic images and proper procedures and equipment are in place to protect staff members from radiation

Emergency/Urgent Care: We are well-equipped to handle emergencies at all hours of the day and night

Examination Facilities: Exam rooms are clean and properly equipped

Housekeeping and Maintenance: Cleanliness is a priority; rooms are cleaned between each patient and fully disinfected at least twice daily

Human Resources: Personnel matters are handled promptly and appropriatelyMT-Oscar5

Laboratory: Laboratory services are available for the prompt diagnosis of illness

Leadership: Leadership is committed to creating a positive work environment and providing high-quality care

Medical Records: Continuity of care is provided through detailed medical records

Pain Management: Pets are continually evaluated for signs of discomfort, painful conditions are actively managed, and staff is trained to respond accordingly if a pet appears uncomfortable.

Patient Care: Humane and advantageous care is provided to patients during all aspects of their visit

Pharmacy: Medications are stored, handled, and dispensed in a safe manner.

Safety: Continual management of a safe environment for patients, clients, and team

Surgery: Surgery takes place in an aseptic environment with appropriate pre- and post-operative considerations for the benefit of all surgical patients.