<span id="selection-marker-1" class="redactor-selection-marker"></spanWe're pleased to offer the following services in our Philadelphia Veterinary Clinic:

Pet Health Plans

Caring Hands Veterinary Clinic offers Pet wellness packages to the clients to provide the best preventative care to their newly adopted pet. This Health Plan is a set of essential veterinary services required for a pet during the first year of their life. The Health plan includes all of the core vaccine and non core vaccine (Leptospirosis vaccine and Lyme Vaccine for dogs and Feline Leukemia vaccine for cats) . It includes deworming, intestinal parasite screening, heartworm testing, and other tick bone disease screening. The health plan also covers for the sick exams during the period of the coverage. Not only that it covers for the pre-surgical blood work and surgery -Spay (ovariohystrectomy), and Neuter (castration). Pet health plan offer by Caring Hands -Save up to 40%! These plans allow pet owners to enjoy cost savings by buying bundled services on a yearly basis at a discounted rate. For more details, register for free online or call us at (215) 621- 8959!


Immunization prevent various illnesses which could be life-threatening to your pet. The vaccinations canines include Rabies, Distemper, Leptospirosis, Lyme, Bordetella and Canine Influenza. The feline vaccines include feline Rabies, Feline Distemper (FVRCP) , Feline Leukemia.

Dental Care and Polishing

Dental cleaning and pollishing is essential for your pet to maintain clean, strong teeth so that they always have fresh breath and are free of gum disease and other dental issues that can threaten your pet's health

Surgical Procedures

Surgical procedure include spay/neuter, c-sections, ear hemotoma, tumor removal, declawing, amputations, and entropion surgery, Bladder stone removal, knee surgeries to name a few.

Digital Radiography

Digital Radiograph allows us to take high- resolution pictures in just a few seconds, reducing the stress and anxiety when compared to the traditional methods. This also allows us to diagnose fractures, foreign bodies, bloat, and many other conditions which is crutial for treatment to be started immediately.

In-House Laboratory

In-house Laboratory consists of the Heska's Element DC Chemistry Analyzer which has enhanced patient staging, quicker result times and a touchscreen interface. This allows us to do pre-op bloodwork to make sure your pet safely undergo anesthesia for surgery. The electrolyte capabilities gives us a fast assessment of the patient's condition during emergencies.



Our appointment book is computerized which allows us to efficiently make appointments for you and your pet. Our team will attempt to accommodate all requests to the best of our ability. It is best to schedule an appointment to reduce any wait time.

Emergency & Urgent Care

We have a veterinarian and personnel on duty 6 days a week who are trained and equipped to handle any urgent care your pet has. Usually an emergency team consists of at least one veterinarian and several technicians working together to save a pet's life. Emergencies can include a snail bait poisoning, hit by car, and chocolate ingestion. If you ever feel that your pet needs emergency treatment, do not hesitate to call or come in immediately. If possible it is best to call before coming in so that a team member can advise you on your particular emergency.

We are also available for urgent care when the condition is not life-threatening, but you feel your pet needs to be seen before you are able to get an appointment. Our veterinarians will work to "squeeze" you in between scheduled appointments. When you arrive, our receptionist will be able to give you an estimate on how long you may have to wait in order to be seen.

Types of Pets Seen

At Caring Hands Veterinary Clinic, our main focus is to provide care to Dogs, Cats. We also do provide general care for small exotic animals like Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Potbelly pigs, Chinchillas, Hamster, Rats etc.


Caring Hands Veterinary Clinic accepts the following forms of payment: cash, Debit Card, and Credit Cards (MasterCard, Visa, Discover, American Express). So that we can continue to provide you with high quality service utilizing the best medical technologies, we request that payment be made at the time services are rendered.

We provide estimates for all treatments, surgeries and daytime monitoring. If you have not received an estimate, you are welcome to request one at any time for your expected charges.


Caring Hands Veterinary Clinic offers discounted services to senior citizens and local area rescue groups. Pre-approval is required to qualify for the rescue group discounts, please call us for more information.


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Office Hours

Our Temporary Schedule


9:30 am-4:30 pm


9:30 am-4:30 pm


2:00 pm-4:30 pm


9:30 am-4:30 pm


9:30 am-2:00 pm


9:00 am-2:00 pm



In case of emergency during our off hours you can contact the following 24 hour Emergency Care Center
Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center (VSEC) (215) 750-78884
Matthew J Ryan Hospital ( University of Penn.) (215) 898-4680
Centre for Animal Referral & Emergency Services (CARES) (215) 750-2774