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If you live in Glen Allen or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Charles Hickey and Dr. Christine Morlino are licensed Virginia veterinarians, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and well being are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.
Short Pump Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases and pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Charles Hickey and Dr. Christine Morlino have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our veterinarians.
We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (804) 360-0100 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Glen Allen veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Glen Allen pet owners.
At Short Pump Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Charles Hickey and Dr. Christine Morlino
Glen Allen Veterinarians | Short Pump Animal Hospital | (804) 360-0100
4730 Pouncey Tract Rd.
Glen Allen, VA 23059
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