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BluePearl Pet Hospital – Richmond, VA

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BluePearl Pet Hospital in Richmond, formerly known as Dogwood Veterinary Center, provides specialty and emergency services for pets.

When you have a pet emergency, seconds count. We want you to know, we’re ready. If your pet has a condition that requires a specialist’s expertise, we’re ready for that too.

Our veterinarians, vet technicians and support staff work closely together to provide the comprehensive, compassionate care your pet needs and deserves.

Our 24-hour pet hospital is located in Richmond and serves central Virginia communities such as Charlottesville, Fredericksburg and Petersburg.

Specialty and Emergency Medicine in Richmond, VA

  • Emergency: In an emergency, call ahead to your 24-hour vet and let us know you’re coming. No appointment is necessary for our emergency vet. Learn more about your emergency visit.
  • Specialty Care: Our veterinary specialists work directly with your primary care vet to understand your pet’s condition and develop the appropriate treatment plan. Visits to our specialists are usually by referral from your primary care vet and by appointment.

Our surgery service is provided by Virginia Veterinary Surgical Associates at our Richmond hospital and at their satellite surgery center in Midlothian. Learn more about veterinary specialists.

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About Our BluePearl Pet Hospital – Richmond, VA

Our 20,000 square-foot hospital is staffed with highly skilled veterinary professionals who have access to advanced medical equipment and an on-site blood bank for pets. All of this means top-quality treatment for your pets.

We’re proud that our team includes board-certified veterinary surgeons and internal medicine specialists. Available by referral, our surgeons support your pet’s primary veterinarian when specialized diagnostics and surgical care is needed.

Our approach combines expertise and teamwork to provide compassionate care for both our surgical pet patients and their humans.

Both of our locations are open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. For more information, please give us a call at 804.716.4800.

Client Reviews

During the hardest moment we have had to go through, we received the best care. Thank you so much BluePearl of Richmond, Virginia for all you did for my family. I am forever grateful!

-Tiffany B.

Read Tiffany’s full story.

Dr. O’Connell was so good to me, my mom and my dad during the whole euthanasia procedure. She really showed her devotion and support to all of us.


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Location Details

Google Map of 5918 W Broad St., Richmond, VA 23230, 5918 W Broad St., Richmond, VA 23230
BluePearl Pet Hospital
Richmond, VA
5918 W Broad St., Richmond, VA 23230
Wed 7 pm-Thur 7 am
Thur 7 pm-Sat 7 am
Sat 7 pm-Tue 7 pm
Wed (12/8) 7 am-7 pm
Thur (12/9) 7 am-Sat (12/11)
7 pm
Sun (12/12): 7 am-12 am
Specialty: By appointment

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