What Is AAHA?

The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is a veterinary organization that was established more than 80 years ago by veterinary leaders who wanted to help other veterinary professionals provide the best possible care to their patients. To accomplish this goal, these leaders developed a list of over 900 high standards—referred to as benchmarks of excellence—related to pet care and customer service. Any veterinary practice in the U.S. or Canada can choose to be evaluated by AAHA on these standards to earn the honor of being an accredited pet hospital.

Why We Are AAHA-Accredited

For over 25 years, AnimERge Animal Hospital has been dedicated to providing the finest emergency and specialty veterinary services to pets, with an emphasis on compassion and professionalism. This commitment to excellence is what led us to pursue recognition by AAHA, the only accrediting body for companion animal hospitals in the U.S. and Canada.

In 2012, we earned our accreditation and have been maintaining AAHA’s high standards of excellence in veterinary medicine ever since. Currently, approximately 15% of veterinary hospitals are accredited with AAHA, and AnimERge is honored to be one of them.

About Our AAHA Accreditation

Our AAHA accreditation demonstrates our pledge to offer exceptional emergency and specialty care to your pets while providing excellent customer service to YOU. We know how special your pets are to you and your family. After all pets ARE family, so we are committed to treating them using only the best tools, equipment, and techniques to allow them to recover as quickly as possible.

View the video below to learn more about AAHA and what our accreditation means for you and your pet, and let us know if you have any questions.

What People Are Saying...

The staff at Animerge showed great care and affection towards our cat, Sammy, when we brought him in after a traumatic injury to his tail. They examined him right away and, determining that he needed surgery, spent time explaining their plan to us and going through the risks and benefits in a compassionate and thorough way. He received excellent medical care and the follow-up was great. We would recommend Animerge without reservation!

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