Welcome to Shelter Veterinary Solutions

Affordable and accessible veterinary services for the animal rescue and welfare community.

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Our Services


  • Wellness, intake, and physical exams
  • Emergency exams with prior approval
  • Vaccinations
  • Microchipping
  • Parasite treatment and preventatives
  • Heartworm treatment
  • Ringworm treatment
  • Diagnostics (in-house and reference laboratory testing)
  • Rabies observation exams and quarantine
  • Humane euthanasia and cremation
  • Digital X-ray
  • Hospitalization
  • Intensive care and overnight hospitalization with prior approval
  • Isolation and quarantine wards
  • Interstate and international health certificates

Surgery and Dentistry

  • Surgical services for trap, neuter, and release groups (TNR)
  • High-quality, high-volume spay-neuter (HQHVSN)
  • General soft tissue surgery
  • Dental cleaning
  • Digital dental X-ray

Shelter Consultations

  • Protocols
  • Facilities design
  • Infectious disease management
  • Sanitation
  • Animal care
  • Staff skills assessment
  • Mobile spay/neuter logistics

Education and Training

  • Training of veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and other shelter staff in shelter medicine
  • Training in high volume spay/neuter, surgery/prep and related surgical topics
  • Training in protocol development

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Office hours of operation

  • Monday: 7am - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 7am - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday: 7am - 5pm
  • Friday: 7am - 5pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Emergency contact

Please call our main line (773-961-8735) so that we may determine if we are available to see your emergency. We will try to return calls in a timely manner but may not be available on holidays and some other occasions. If you have not received a call back within 30 minutes, please contact your local pet emergency hospital.