Cat Friendly Practice


Located in Frederick, Maryland, West Frederick Veterinary Hospital provides care to small companion animals in Frederick County and the surrounding area. Our veterinarians treat dogs, cats, and pocket pets such as ferrets, rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs, and turtles. Our mission is to provide the highest quality medical and surgical care to our patients, and to offer the best possible service to our clients.

We treat each pet brought into West Frederick Veterinary Hospital as if it were our own. We want to serve clients who desire this type of care. As long as we strive for excellence with understanding and compassion, and accept nothing less, our goals will be fulfilled.

We are proud to have been an accredited member of the American Animal Hospital Association since 1984.

Exciting News at West Frederick Veterinary Hospital!

Cat Friendly Practice

Great News! West Frederick Veterinary Hospital has just been approved by the American Association of Feline Practitioners as a ‘Feline Friendly Practice.’ To obtain this certification, we had to meet 92 specific criteria within 10 areas of veterinary practice, including surgery, education and preventative care. We are committed to providing the best possible care to our patients, and our goal as a Feline Friendly Practice is to make veterinary visits less stressful for our feline patients and their owners.

Cat Friendly Practice

How to Eliminate Fleas

2013 has been a bad year for fleas!

We have prepared a client education handout explaining our recommendations for pets with fleas. Please read the document and call our office with any questions.

How to Eliminate Fleas Document


Social Media

We are active on Facebook and Twitter! Please follow us and join in the fun. Ask us to take your pet's photo at your next appointment and we will make him famous by posting him on our social media site.