PenBay Veterinary Associates
599 Commercial Street
Rockport, ME 04856
Phone: 207-594-8300
Fax: 207-594-8309

PenBay Veterinary Associates is full-service companion animal hospital that is accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA). We were accredited following a comprehensive evaluation by AAHA. The evaluation includes a quality assessment review of the hospital’s facility, medical equipment, practice methods and pet health care management. Only 12 percent of all small animal veterinary practices in the U.S. have achieved accreditation by the American Animal Hospital Association. There are only 3,000 accredited practices in the United States and 17 in Maine.

At PenBay Veterinary Associates we specialize in compassionate care. Our mission is: “to enhance the human-animal bond by offering exceptional service, education, and care to help our clients provide a safe and healthy lifestyle for their pets.” To this end our services include: laser surgery, on-site blood-work, ultrasound, digital x-ray, and ultrasonic dentistry.

“PenBay Veterinary Associates belongs to a select group of practices that are committed to meeting the highest standards in veterinary medicine,” says Michaek P. Andrews, DVM, AAHA president. “AAHA hospitals pass a stringent evaluation of over 900 standards covering patient care, client service and medical protocols. By attaining accreditation, PenBay Veterinary Associates is demonstrating its dedication to offering the best care to its patients and

Regarding Pet Health Insurance

Our pets provide us with fun, companionship, and unconditional love. In return, we incur the responsibilities that go along with pet ownership, including veterinary care. Money spent on wellness and prevention, as well as keeping pets in a safe environment significantly reduces the risk of ...

PenBay Vets believes in preventative care for pets. Everyday we hear from pet owners "Wow, I had no idea my pet had a heart murmur, no one ever told me." Or, "I didn't notice that my dog's mouth was bothering him, but now that you point it out, his breath is terrible and he hasn't really been ...
Big Dogs & Fat Cats!

Obesity in people has become a large problem in our society. We see a similar trend in our domestic pets. Obesity is defined as an excess of body fat sufficient to cause impaired health or body function, recognized to be between 20-25% above ideal body weight. Over one-third of our domestic dogs ...
Remember Blaze Orange for your Dog too!

By Dr. Bjorn Lee PenBay Veterinary Associates Hiking the Camden Hills in fall is a great way to view the colorful foliage and get some exercise for you and your pet. Just keep these safe hiking tips in mind: -Stay in designated “non-hunting areas” -Stop by your town office and pick up a ...
Is your pet at a healthy weight?

If Fido is looking rotund and Muffy the cat is carrying a paunch that nearly touches the floor when she walks, then your pets are part of a worrisome trend – pet obesity. A 2012 survey by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention found 52.5 percent of dogs and 58.3 percent of cats to be ...
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