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  • We're Your Veterinary Team in Westminster

    At Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat, we're here to take care of all of your pet's health and wellness needs, and provide you with guidance and advice for caring for your pet at home.

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  • A Preventive Approach to Veterinary Care

    Our team takes a 'prevention first' approach to veterinary care, offering all the services your pet needs to stay healthy, including wellness exams and vaccinations, dental care, geriatrics, and more.

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  • 24/7 Emergency Veterinary Services

    If you are experiencing an emergency with your pet, we can help. We offer 24/7 emergency veterinary services, 365 days a year, to ensure your pets get the care they need when they need it most.

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  • A Home Away From Home for Your Pet

    At Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat, we've dedicated over 9,500 sq/ft of our animal hospital to pet boarding for both cats and dogs, doggy daycare, and pet bathing and grooming services.

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Welcome to Our Animal Hospital in Westminster

Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat is a full-service pet hospital that offers comprehensive medical services for cats and dogs across Central Massachusetts.

From preventive care and surgery to 24/7 emergency care, our broad and varied service offering can meet all of your pet’s health needs in one place.

We care for companion animals in the Fitchburg area and beyond and have developed a reputation over the years for quality, professional care with a compassionate touch.

Whether you are bringing your pet in to see us for the first time, or have been counting on our veterinary team for years, we will treat your animal as if it was our own.

About Our Hospital

Wachusett Animal Hospital | Westminster Speciality & Emergency Vet
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Pet Wellness Plans

Quality, Integrity, Compassion & Service

Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat is a full-service veterinary hospital located in Westminster. From regular checkups and vaccinations to surgical services, emergency care, and a Pet Retreat, we've got all the services your pet needs under one roof.

Preventive Care

Vaccinations and parasite prevention to keep your pet safe and healthy.

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Wellness Exams

Routine wellness checkups to catch developing problems early.

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Surgical Services

Comprehensive soft tissue and dental surgery capabilities.

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Interactive Doggy Day Care

Interactive daytime care for your pup while you're at work.

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24/7 Emergency Service

Evenings, weekends, or holidays — we're here for your pet.

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In-House Lab & Diagnostics

Testing facilities on-site for faster diagnoses and treatment.

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From Our Clients

Find out what our clients have to say about their experience with Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat.

  • [We've been] using the practice, boarding and daycare since we relocated here four years ago. The team is super. Doctors are first rate. A lovely caring group.
    - David T.

Tips & Advice From Our Team

Whether you are looking for advice about parasite protection or information on pet illnesses common to Central Massachusets, our informative blog features tips and advice from our vets that will help you to keep your pets healthy and happy at home and on the go.

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You love your pet and want to be sure that the vet you choose has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care that your animal needs. So what qualifications should you look for?

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What is the difference between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

What is the difference between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

Wellness plans and pet insurance are two different options to help make your pet’s healthcare more affordable. There are distinct benefits to both of these options but it's important to understand the differences between them. Here, our vets explain more about wellness plans and pet insurance at our Fitchburg area hospital.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Westminster. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.

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Conveniently located in Westminster

Our friendly team of veterinary professionals provides comprehensive veterinary services for cats and dogs in Westminster and the Fitchburg area.

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New Patients Welcome

Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat is accepting new patients! Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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