• Meeting All Your Pet's Healthcare Needs

    Our team offers all the core veterinary services your pet needs to stay healthy, from preventive wellness exams and vaccinations, to dental care, internal medicine, and surgeries.

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  • Dedicated to Serving Patients & Their Owners

    Our Avon animal hospital is open 6 days a week to provide your pet with the quality veterinary care they deserve, at a time that fits best into your busy schedule.

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  • Welcoming New Patients in Avon

    We're always happy to welcome new patients and their families to our veterinary hospital! It's our mission to make each of your visits with us convenient, efficient, and low-stress.

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Welcome to Our Avon Animal Hospital

Animal General is a full-service pet hospital, offering comprehensive veterinary services for dogs and cats in Avon and the surrounding area.

Our dedicated team of veterinary professionals offers a wide range of services to restore and maintain your pet's optimal health, including surgery, acupuncture, diagnostics, and preventative care.

We have a passion for providing outstanding vet care for Avon’s companion animals and have developed a reputation over the years for knowledgeable care with a compassionate touch.

About Our Hospital

Quality, Integrity, Compassion & Service

At Animal General we offer comprehensive veterinary surgical, medical and urgent care services to Avon pets.

Dental Care

Promote your pet's health with dental care like cleanings and surgeries. 

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Prevention

Prevent diseases, disorders and parasites with vaccines and  medications.

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Diagnostics

We use diagnostic imaging technologies in our in-house laboratory.

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Internal Medicine

Receive diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of internal conditions.

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Surgery

Restore your pet's health with a wide range of surgical procedures.

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Emergency Care

Contact us during regular hours for emergency and urgent care.

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From Our Clients

Discover what our clients are saying about their experiences with Animal General.

  • Doctor Karimian has been so good and professional with our golden retriever Captain - she is very communicative, takes time to answer all of our questions, and we know he's in good hands when he's there.
    Claire K.

Tips & Advice From Our Team

Take a look at our blog for information about caring for your pet so they feel healthy, happy and comfortable throughout their life.

Heavy Breathing or Panting in Cats

Heavy Breathing or Panting in Cats

While you will commonly see dogs pant to cool themselves down, in cats heavy breathing is much less commonplace and can be an indicator of a developing health issue in your feline friend. Here, our Avon vets share some of the reasons your cat may be breathing heavily (or panting) and when to seek veterinary care for your kitty.

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How to Recognize and Treat Heat Stroke in Dogs

How to Recognize and Treat Heat Stroke in Dogs

Spending a lot of time in the sun with your pup? Be sure to know the signs of heatstroke in dogs and what to do if you think your dog is experiencing heatstroke. Today, our vets at Animal General share the symptoms of this potentially fatal condition and tips for how to prevent heatstroke in your dog.

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ACL Surgery for Dogs

ACL Surgery for Dogs

A dog's cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) is often referred to as the dog's ACL or 'cruciate'. This connective tissue joins the thigh bone to the shin bone and can become torn or injured. Today, our Avon vets explain the surgeries used to treat a torn ACL in dogs.

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Conveniently located in Avon

At Animal General our focus is on improving the health of companion animals from across Avon, Farmington Valley, Newington, Plainville, and New Britain.

Our Avon veterinary clinic is open 6 days a week to make it easier for pet parents to provide their animals with the quality health care their pets deserve.

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New Patients Are Always Welcome

We are always happy to see patients at our animal hospital! Get in touch today to get started. 

Contact Us

(860) 673-4000