Compassionate Care for your Furry Family Members

Your Pet’s Health Matters

New Canaan Veterinary Hospital is a small practice with an emphasis on our patients. Established in 1949 by Dr. James Whitloch, we stand as a beacon of family-owned dedication to animal care. While many veterinary practices succumb to corporate acquisition, we remain proudly independent, ensuring unmatched service and personalized attention for each cherished patient.

As the foremost full-service animal health care center in New Canaan, our legacy spans over six decades, serving as a trusted ally for our community’s pets. At NCVH, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are!

Our Services

Under the careful direction of Dr. Paul Potenza, we offer a full range of services. From diagnostics and preventative care, to surgical and dental procedures, our team will see you and your pet through it all.

We even offer dietary and behavioral counseling, to help your pets live their best and longest lives!

Our Team of Compassionate Hearts and Skilled Hands

Our team members embody not only exceptional skill but also a dedication to delivering unparalleled care for your beloved furry friends.

Meet Our Team

“New Canaan Veterinary Hospital has the best team!”



Come Work With Us

Our family-owned clinic is the perfect place for those committed to excellence in animal care.

Working with us, you’ll join the tight-knit community of a small practice while enjoying the blend of picturesque landscapes and rich cultural scene that New Canaan offers

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