The Animal Medical Center of Watkins Park has again earned top scores for quality and price in the Washington Consumers' Checkbook review of top doctors in the Washington D.C. area. We thank our clients for their continued confidence in us. Check it out at


We are a full service, companion animal hospital treating dogs, cats, rabbits, and rodents. We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pet's lifelong health care.  At the Animal Medical Center of Watkins Park, we treat your pet as we would our own!

Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. Our entire health care team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet.

Our services and facilities are designed to provide:

• Routine preventive care and immunization to maintain your pet's health

• Early detection and treatment/prevention of disease as your pet ages

• Complete medical, surgical, and dental care

• Nutritional counseling

• Acupuncture and homeopathy

Call us at 301-249-3030 for information on services, pricing, and making an appointment.

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Dental Disease and Your Pet

Dental disease is the most common illness encountered today in veterinary medicine today, affecting 8 out of 10 pets.

Unfortunately, it is also the most untreated disease.

Dental disease puts tremendous demands on your pet's organs, spreading infection and weakening the liver, kidneys and heart.

This additional stress can lessen your pet's quality of life and shorten life expectancy. Pets often go for years with painful gingivitis, fractured teeth or severe tooth root abscesses, without noticeable clinical signs to the owner.


Learn about our state-of-the-art dentistry services »


We are proud to announce that Washingtonian Magazine has once again ranked our practice among the area's top veterinarians.


Handsome bachelor cat seeks loving human for long-term relationship

Hi, I'm Sebastian. I was a semi-feral kitty who got very sick and was lucky enough to be placed in the care of AMCWP. I'm well now and would love to have a home of my own. I'm a little shy when I first meet people, but I would do almost anything for tummy rubs. I make muffins (cat talk for kneading) with all four feet when I am petted. I'm quiet, use the litter box, and am learning how to play. I am healthy and happy, though I have tested positive for the feline immune deficiency virus (contagious only to cats). I like other kitties, so I am looking for a home with another FIV+ kitty or by myself. If you would like to meet me, please call the nice people at AMCWP and they'll arrange it.

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