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  • Are You Brushing Your Pet's Teeth?
    About 80% of dogs and 70% of cats have some form of dental disease by age 2, but some simple steps can prevent painful conditions Read more
  • Meet Our Pet Of The Month
    BIRDNECK ANIMAL HOSPITAL OCTOBER PET OF THE MONTH Meet Crown Royal.  He is a wonderful 6 year old pit bull.  He came to see Dr. Johnson with an Read more
  • Pain Management for your Pets
    PAIN MANAGEMENTAdequate control of pain is a must at Birdneck Animal Hospital.  When pain is properly controlled we are able to maximize quality of life, response to therapy and survival Read more
  • Halloween Safety Tips From Birdneck Animal Hospital
    Five Important Pet Safety Tips from Birdneck Animal Hospital At Birdneck Animal Hospital, we love Halloween, and we know you want it to be a fun day for Read more
  • Meet Our Pet Of The Month
    Meet William Brown, Birdneck Animal Hospital's latest pet of the month.   William is 4 years old and was recently adopted from the animal shelter.   We here at Birdneck Animal Hospital Read more
  • Our Birdneck Family Is Growing By Leaps and Bounds! Part 4
    I am Heather, a receptionist at Birdneck Animal Hospital, and this is my pet adoption story.  Scuffy is a 4 year old Shih-Tzu mix who was rescued from Richmond, VA.  Read more
  • Meet Our Pet Of The Month
    Meet Sadie Waranch, Birdneck Animal Hospital's pet of the month.  Sadie has only been with Birdneck Animal Hospital a short time, but in that time we have all grown to Read more
  • Upgrades at Birdneck Animal Hospital
    Birdneck Animal Hospital is excited to announce that we are in the process of upgrading our phones and computer systems!  Expect to see more convenient ways to communicate with our Read more
  • Meet Our Pet Of The Month
    Meet Lucy Clark, Birdneck Animal Hospital's "Pet of the Month"!  Lucy is a 2 year old rottweiler who is sweet as a peach.  Lucy's owners have Read more
  • Birdneck Pet Of The Month and Now NOBLEPET!
    Meet Keenan Ritter.  He is a very special friend at Birdneck Animal Hospital and boards with us on almost a monthly basis.  Keenan possesses the most loving disposition  towards everyone Read more
  • Meet The Latest Nolepet
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  • Meet Our Pet Of The Month
    Meet Ginger Leszczynski.  She is a 10 year old Golden Retriever that has been coming to see us since 2003.  She is the sweetest girl in the world, and makes Read more
  • Parasites: From Pets to People
    What You Need to Know About That Walk In The Park Infectious agents that can be passed from animals to people are called zoonotic infections.  There are Read more
  • Microchipping for Identification at Birdneck Animal Hospital
    Birdneck Animal Hospital and Dr. Johnson, your Virginia Beach veterinarian,  recommend that all pets receive an identification microchip.  This is a sterile device the size of a grain of rice Read more
  • Meet Our Pet Of The Month
    Mackenzie Byers is our May pet of the month at Birdneck Animal Hospital in Virginia Beach.  Mackenzie is a 7 year old terrier mix who loves to receive attention and Read more
  • Happy Thanksgiving From Birdneck Animal Hospital
    Happy Thanksgiving from the Birdneck Animal Hospital! Remember the turkey, the stuffing and the pie are for you to enjoy - not for our pets. One of the easiest ways Read more


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Feedback from our clients

  • "Words can not begin to express our gratitude for the care you had given Hunter over the years. When his time came, he watched for you to come through the door and his tail showed his affection towards you. That was most comforting having you there. Thank you.""
  • ""Thank you so much for taking care of Maggie over the years. Y'all are the best and Dr. Johnson, you are the best vet in the world! God bless you all.""
    ~ J.D.
  • ""Your care for my beloved Mattie these last 10n years made her life, and mine much better….God bless each of you for all you did for us and I'm sure for all your other two and four legged patients.""
  • ""Thank you for saving my life." ~T.C."
  • ""I can not express how grateful I am for you and your staff… I appreciate everything you did in Beckham's treatment. He was so lucky to have such a wonderful doctor on his side. Thank you for all you do for the benefit of all our beloved pets.""
  • ""Dr. Johnson - There are no words that can truly capture your kindness.""
  • ""Thank you for the great care you took of Taco and the rest of our family. He is doing great now! He is enjoying running and playing with all four legs again.""
  • ""People who avail themselves of your services at the clinic certainly are blessed to have such a caring staff....bless you and your devoted staff.""
  • ""A sincere thank you for taking such good care of Dulce. We are so thrilled that she is back to her normal self. You gave her the support and care she needed in her darkest hours and kept us confident in her recovery.""
  • ""Just to say how much we appreciate all of you. You all are wonderful people. We feel blessed to have our beloved furry children in your care when they need it. Your professional knowledge and your acts of kindness have a beautiful act all it's own. You are a great vet, compassionate and everything good all in one. You are in our daily prayers.""
  • ""Thank you and all of your staff for the excellent care you gave to my wonderful Abbey, who was so much a part of the family. Thank you for all the advice and support you gave to me these last few months. I don't know how I would have gotten through this without your constant support. I will, and I have highly recommended you to family and friends, as I feel you are the best!""
  • ""Thank you for taking care of my kitty, Slingshot. He is feeling better and better. My Paw-Paw said that you took extra special care of him and I really appreciate it. So, thank you again for taking care of my cat.""
    ~T.B. (age 6)
  • ""Dr. Johnson, I don't know why you decided to move here from your home in New Jersey, but I absolutely believe it was so you could help me and Mickey. I know coming to someone's home is not what a typical veterinarian would do, but you are obviously an extraordinary man in a world filled with ordinary men….On top of that, your sensitive and wonderful handwritten note arrived and touched my heart…You are one of those quiet, unheralded champions who make life easier for everyone you touch.""
  • ""Thank you so much for taking care of Lola when she had her reaction, and your office was already closed. I know you took time away from yourself and your family and I really appreciate it.""
  • ""Thank you for giving me more time with my best friend. We are all so grateful.""
  • ""Thank you for all of your support for Maxine during her illness. All was very much appreciated and will always be remembered. I have related to all my friends of what a great doctor and staff at Birdneck Animal Hospital.""
  • ""Thank you for taking such good care of me over the last 4 years. I am doing well and both legs and feet feel great. You sis an awesome job on me Dr. Johnson, and I'm gonna have a great year this year and I hope to see you only for my check up. You guys are the best!""
  • "We can't thank you enough for the wonderful and loving care you gave to"Budkus" while he was in your care. He was so little and so sick and we were so scared for him. Each and every one of the staff members made us feel like we had the only dog in the world. Like nothing else mattered except getting "Budkus" well again. Our deepest gratitude to all of you for the excellent care and attention we received, for your encouragement, comfort, and understanding, and most importantly for saving his life! Thank you so much.""
    ~ J.,B.,C.