About Us

cocker1.png Broad River Animal Hospital has been providing the highest quality veterinary care to the pets of Fairfield County for over 35 years. Our four doctors have almost 100 years of experience and are assisted by a team of compassionate professionals that provide exceptional care and highly personalized attention in a stress-free environment for your pet. We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to partnering with you in your pet's health care; we care for your pet as if it were our own. We are a full service hospital that provides all of your pet's health care needs, including: Wellness and preventive care, internal medicine, surgery including laser surgery, dentistry including digital dental radiology, complete diagnostics including laboratory, ultrasound, endoscopy &  digital radiology, emergency care, and boarding.
 
Broad River Animal Hospital is locally owned and operated by veterinarians, not a corporation, and is a proud member of the prestigious American Animal Hospital Association. Fewer than fifteen percent of all pet hospitals in the country meet the Association's rigorous standards; this membership is your assurance of quality and professionalism in every aspect of your pet's health care.

Broad River Animal Hospital is also the only American Association of Feline Practitioners designated Cat Friendly Practice in Norwalk, Connecticut. Cats are unique from dogs and have distinct medical and behavioral needs.  Our practice has fulfilled the Cat Friendly Practice requirements which address the unique needs of cats.


Effective communication with clients is our top priority.  We are available by appointment and by phone to discuss your pet's care at any time.  Our doctors and staff go the extra mile to ensure that your pet receives the highest quality medical and surgical care available, that your pet's health care recommendations are explained in a way that you can understand and that all of your questions and concerns are addressed.


Your comments and suggestions are always appreciated and considered an important part of maintaining our standard of quality. Thank you for taking the time to read about our hospital and the services we offer. We will continually update our website to keep you informed of current pet news and information such as emerging diseases and pet food recalls. Our website also contains forms to assist your visit to our hospital and boarding facility and a Pet Health Library with extensive pet health care information. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to make our website a more useful resource for your pet's total health care.

We ask you to "Like" us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter. We will keep you updated on Broad River Animal Hospital news and general pet and veterinary news including pet food recalls. We also encourage you to post and share photos and stories about your pets with us on Facebook and Twitter

Location

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Broad River Animal Hospital

Our Regular Schedule

Office Hours

Monday:

7:30 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-7:00 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-2:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

For Appointments

Monday:

8:30 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • ""I've been taking my babies to you since 2007 and everyone knows my little ones. Dr. Stramaglia has diagnosed + saved the lives of 2 of them. All the vets are super and caring as are the front personnel + vet techs. I've even had home visits.""
    Desire H.
  • ""The best veterinary care in the country - Dr. Lamothe always has the best interest of my dog in mind, goes above and beyond to make sure my dog is well taken care of and thoughtfully answers all of my questions.""
    Jennifer W.
  • ""I am a client of many years. Everyone from the front desk staff, to the techs, to every doctor. Broad River is comprised of consistently pleasant, knowledgeable, gentle and compassionate people who provide the utmost in professionalism and care.""
    Colleen P.
  • "I've been coming for 33 years I think that speaks for Itself."
    Arthur S.
  • "Very satisfied. Very thoughtful, nice people."
    Cornelia F.
  • "5 stars all the way! When I first started taking my dog here, he used to shake a lot, now he perks up and loves visiting (despite that sometimes he's poked at :)"
    Effie T.