Paramus, NJ (201) 527-6699

545 Route 17 South

Paramus, NJ, 07652

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Veterinary Blood Bank in Paramus, NJ

Similar to human medicine, donated blood is often an essential component in providing life-saving care in the veterinary world. The donor pets at our BluePearl Blood Bank in Paramus directly impact the care of pets suffering from trauma, toxin ingestion, auto-immune disorders and other serious complications. Aside from the knowledge of saving lives, there are many medical and cost benefits involved with signing your pet up as a donor. We encourage you to learn more about our eligibility requirements and benefits, and call us if you are interested in the program.

Blood donor benefits:

There are medical benefits for donor dogs and cats as well. At no cost to their owner, pets will receive:

  • Exam by one of our clinicians
  • Complete blood work
  • Heartworm test
  • Thyroid test
  • Infectious disease testing
  • Blood typing
  • Plenty of hugs and kisses
  • Monetary credit added to your account with every donation to use for future veterinary visits

In addition, your donor pet or another pet in your household can receive one free blood product after six successful donations.

Requirements for blood donors:
  • 1-7 years of age

  • Dog must weigh over 50 pounds

  • Cats must weigh over 9 pounds

  • Spayed or neutered

  • Females cannot have previously had a litter

  • Up to date on vaccines

  • On flea/tick preventative

  • Dogs must be on heartworm preventative

  • In general good health upon examination

  • Cannot have received a blood transfusion (including red blood cells and plasma)

If you are interested in signing your pet up as a donor, please call our hospital at 201-527-6699. You can also email our blood bank directly at