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The Difference Is In The Caring

A team of vets and staff you can trust makes all the difference. We treat your pets as if they were our own.

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All Animals, Large and Small

We handle cats, dogs, horses, exotics, and even zoo animals (please leave your lions and tigers and bears at home...we'll come to you!) ;)

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Have questions or want to schedule an appointment? Contact us for help with all of your furry, feathered, or fierce friend's needs!

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Is Chocolate Bad For Dogs? What About...

Is Chocolate Bad For Dogs? What About Cats? We’ve Got the Answers!

Chocolate and Pets Many pet owners wonder if chocolate is bad for dogs, and if so, just how bad. It’s a common question, and one that is important to understand especially as we head into the holidays where chocolate treats abound. From Halloween’s plethora of candy, to rich Thanksgiving desserts, and all of the goodies […]

October is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

October is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

October is adopt a shelter dog month, and in honor of shelter dogs everywhere, we’ll be doing a blog series on adoption, including tips on bringing your new dog into your home. For everything from how to choose the right puppy, understanding the different breeds an whether a purebred or a mutt is right for […]

Seasonal Allergies in Dogs

Seasonal Allergies in Dogs

There are two kinds of allergies in dogs, seasonal allergies and food allergies. If your dog gets itchy with certain seasons, then chances are it’s due to something environmental, while food allergies tend to occur year-round. Some common signs of seasonal allergies in dogs are hot spots, redness, dry flaky skin, constant scratching, or even […]

A Quick Guide to Pet Insurance

A Quick Guide to Pet Insurance

Understanding the various options when it comes to credit and insurance for your pet’s veterinary care can be confusing (read our blog about pet insurance to learn more), but once you decide that pet insurance is the right decision for you, that’s just the start. Next you need to review the coverage and packages available, and […]

Fall Safety Tips for Dogs and Cats


It seems like it was just yesterday that it was summer (oh wait, last week it was!), and we were out enjoying the beach, pool parties and BBQ’s, and helping you keep your pets safe from getting into the leftovers or sharing tips to keep them comfortable during summer fireworks. Now the days are getting shorter, the […]

Understanding Pet Insurance


Pet ownership comes with a lot of responsibilities, and routine veterinary care as well as injury and illness management are a large part of those costs. Understanding pet insurance is a good step to determining if – and what – coverage is right for you and your pet. Being prepared before something happens ensures that […]

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At the Animal Hospital of Sussex County, the difference is in the caring!

The AHSC team is here to help you and your pets feel more comfortable, and work together to lead a happy, healthy life. That's why we're so involved with our patients and their owners, and love to get to know them. You see, to us, you're family, and we firmly believe that's what makes the difference.

From a relaxing office atmosphere, a calming waiting room, and a staff that is there to make sure that you and your pet are comfortable from the moment you step in the door, we're committed to making a difference. Thank you for being a part of our family!

We Are Open 7 Days a Week!

Office Hours:
Monday thru Friday - 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM
Saturday- 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Sunday - 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Emergency After Hours:
Call (973) 579-1155 for our 24/7 Answering Service.

Office visits are by appointment, so please contact us to schedule yours!

Special Offers

Share the Care Program:
When any of our current clients refer a new client to us and they make an appointment, they both will receive a $20.00 credit into their pet account.

New Clients:
Fill out the New Client Form & bring it with you to receive $10 off your first visit.

See Our Specials page for everything from current customer savings, grooming specials, and more!