AAHA American Animal Hospital Association  Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital has been serving Snohomish, Everett, Marysville, Lake Stevens, Monroe, Mill Creek, Woodinville and Clearview since 1963, and is now one of the largest multi-species veterinary practices in the United States. Pilchuck has 23 doctors, and an extensive support staff that provide 24-hour emergency and critical care for large and small animals, offering extensive resources to the veterinary community of the Pacific Northwest. 

Appointments and Contact Information 

24-Hour Emergency Care

Along with our health care team in Animal Emergency at Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital, we are available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week in case your pet is experiencing a medical emergency.  Please call us at (360) 568-9111.  Our focus is to provide a high level of care to our emergency patients around the clock.

Wellness and Preventative Medicine

Our trained health care team can help formulate an individualized Wellness and Preventative Medicine plan for your pet’s unique needs.  We can determine vaccine protocols, parasite prevention plans, nutritional guidelines, supplements and medicines best suited for your pet.


With 3 sterile surgery suites, state-of-the art anesthesia and monitoring capabilities, and technology such as the surgical laser, our veterinarians and technical staff are equipped to provide a broad range of surgical services, even in our more critical and geriatric patients.


In our dedicated dentistry suite, your pet will benefit from improved oral health while under the care and monitoring of our highly trained health care team, digital dental radiographs, and state-of-the art anesthesia and monitoring.

Hospitalization/Intensive Care

For patients who need to be monitored or receive fluids and medications or for more critical patients who need oxygen or respiratory support, our Intensive Care Unit is staffed by veterinarians and technicians 24 hours a day so that your pet is never left alone.

Canine and Feline Blood Bank

With the cooperation of specially screened dogs and cats (belonging to our own staff and clients), we are able to collect and store a variety of blood products, ensuring that these products are available if your pet needs them.  Contact us for more information on having your pet become a blood donor volunteer! Read more about our blood bank program.


Modern anesthesia drugs and monitoring have decreased the risk of anesthesia in our patients, including elderly or ill patients.  Out trained health care team uses state of the art equipment and medications to help your pet make it safely through an anesthesia episode.  One team member is dedicated to monitoring the patient and anesthesia equipment during each anesthesia procedure.

Stem Cell Therapy

With stem cells arising from your pet’s own fat stores, stem cell therapy can benefit patients with many health issues including joint disease and arthritis.

Integrative Medicine

In conjunction with our Integrative Medicine doctors we are able to utilize principles of Western and Eastern Medicine, Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation to provide your pet the best in complimentary care.

Diagnostic Imaging

Digital X-ray, Ultrasound, Endoscopy, and MRI technologies are all available at Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital when your pet needs imaging resources.  Additionally we work closely with radiology specialists to provide rapid, precise information when diagnosing and treating your pet.

Laboratory Services

Our on-site laboratory is equipped with reference laboratory grade diagnostic equipment, a specially trained laboratory staff, and our own Pathology specialist to provide rapid and accurate laboratory results for your pet.

In-House Pharmacy

For your convenience, our pharmacy can provide many of the medications that your pet may need.  We are also able to make special orders or work with outside pharmacies to provide your pet with good quality affordable medications.

Behavioral Counseling

Behavioral issues can be frustrating for families and for pets.  Our doctors and staff will work closely with you to try and resolve or manage behavioral issues, hopefully strengthening the Client-Pet Bond and increasing the pet’s quality of life

Small Animal LabNutritional Counseling

Stages of life, activities, and health issues can all benefit from appropriate nutrition. Let us help you formulate the ideal nutritional program for your pet.

Geriatric Care

Our aging dogs and cats have many of the same special needs as aging people.  Our health care teams can work with you to try and make your pet’s geriatric years golden!


Pre-breeding exams, laboratory testing, semen collection and artificial insemination for dogs are available at Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital. If you chose to breed your pet, our trained staff can help you make proper choices on wellness and pregnancy issues.

End-of-Life Support

Electing to have your pet euthanized is one of the most difficult decisions a pet owner ever has to make.  We can help guide and support you in your decision and we strive to make the experience as pleasant and as meaningful as possible for you and your pet.

Small Animal Surgery Medical Boarding

Some pets with medical needs may not be able to board at regular kennel facilities.  In those cases where your pet needs extra medical attention and expertise while boarding, we can help!  With our 24-hour trained medical staff, your pet will be monitored closely and receive appropriate treatments during their stay.