Riverside Veterinary Hospital PC

512 Second Avenue S
Elizabeth, PA 15037

(412)384-6884

www.riversidevethospitalpc.com

               Coronavirus Information:           

BEGINNING JUNE 1ST WE WILL BE ALLOWING 1 PERSON IN WITH THEIR PET  WEARING A MASK, PLEASE CALL WHEN YOU ARRIVE AND REMAIN IN YOUR CAR UNTIL CALLED IN FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT,   MANY CLIENTS HAVE EXPRESSED THAT THEY PREFER CURBSIDE AND WE ARE WORKING ON KEEPING THIS SERVICE EVEN AFTER ALL RESTRICTIONS HAVE BEEN RELAXED, THIS IS A POSITIVE STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION!! STAY SAFE EVERYONE!

     In light of recent events, please know that the entire staff of Riverside Veterinary Hospital is constantly monitoring updates from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) for the most current information concerning the Coronavirus pandemic. Clients should be advised of the following:

1.     We have added additional cleaning and sanitizing protocols on top of the already stringent protocols we follow as an American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) Accredited hospital to do everything possible to protect our clients, patients, employees, and our families. Don't panic if yo see us gloved up and wiping. We are doing everything we can to be on top of this developing situation.

2.     We strongly ask that if you have  an appointment at our office, or medications to pick up, and you are sick, please call us to make alternative arrangements and PLEASE STAY HOME! We are more than happy to accommodate as best we are able, just call and ask.

3.     Additionally, most of us are parents here too. We understand that it is difficult to get childcare when kids are sick. If your children are sick and home from school, we ask that you NOT bring them to the office.  It is not good for them, you, or us. Again, please call us and we will help any way we can.

4.     Covid-19 is one of many types of viruses in the Coronavirus class. There are many other coronaviruses, including some that pets can get, but with the information we have at this time, we have absolutely  NO REASON to believe that our pets can get or transmit Covid-19 to humans or each other.

5.     If anyone comes to the office and appears visibly ill, we reserve the right to suspend the appointment and send them home for the safety of everyone that comes to our facility.  Thank you!

      We ask for your courtesy and patience as we begin to transition back to a somewhat normal routine, our doctors and staff are doing their utmost best to accommodate everyone in a timely manner,  as always all appointments are a case by case situation and all are addressed with professionalism and courtesy and some may take a little longer than others, we care about each and every case equally. Thank you for your patience and understanding!    

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We are very excited to offer our clients on line ordering with one of the most trusted pet food companies that has been around for 80 years! Purina is now offering direct dog food shipping to your door within 24 hours! This includes Pro Plan, Veterinary Diets, and treats! Watch our page for special promo codes that Purina offers. Enjoy this site as well, and check out the Purina online store and sign up, just click the link...
www.proplanvetdirect.com 
enter our clinic code: A30FG
Complete client registration form and go shopping!! 
If you have ANY question Purina urges that you call the Pro Plan Vet Direct Customer Service at 1-800-738-5335

WE MAKE HOUSE AND FARM CALLS

We have resumed our house calls! House calls are reserved for established clients only. To become an established client please make an appointment for an office wellness visit. For new large animal and farm calls please call the office and discuss what your needs are.  

GIVE US A CALL TO SCHEDULE MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

Welcome Spring and Summer!  AND REMEMBER PET AND FOOD SAFETY!

                            Riverside Veterinary Hospital PC welcomes you!


Welcome to Riverside Veterinary Hospital PC. We are a full service animal hospital providing comprehensive healthcare services to pets  in Elizabeth and the surrounding areas. We are proud to be accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association since 2010.  Our veterinarians  offer a wide variety of medical, surgical and dental services in our veterinary clinic.  We provide complete care for our patients at every life stage.

Riverside Veterinary Hospital PC is well equipped with advanced equipment and technologies to provide the highest standard of care for your pet. Our veterinary facility and healthcare team have the equipment and skill to provide comprehensive in-house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suite, dental suite, pharmacy, and more. In addition we offer laser therapy services, rehabilitative therapy, behavior and nutritional counseling, and allergy testing.

At Riverside Veterinary Hospital PC we are committed to providing quality care at every stage of your pet's life. From routine preventive care for your pets to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases and surgical care, we have the expertise to provide the care your pet needs at every stage of life. 

Riverside Veterinary Hospital PC offers the VIN Client Information Library

Please browse our website to learn more about our animal clinic and the services we provide for companion animals in Elizabeth and the surrounding areas. Read information in our Pet Library, view videos, take a virtual tour of our veterinary hospital, read testimonials, and find details about upcoming events. Please call our office today at (412)384-6884 for all your pet health care needs.

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