Here at the East Boston Animal Hospital we are passionately dedicated to keeping your beloved pets healthy and happy.
Our clinic employs veterinarians and medical staff who are committed to ensure your pet’s health. Our mission is to provide you with an all inclusive hospital for every one of your pet's needs.
We accomplish this by practicing both preventative and diagnostic medicine. Here's some of what we do:
Wellness clinics – full physical examination.
Vaccines – rabies, distemper, lyme, etc.
Full dental care – very important for your pet’s overall health, we even offer gum surgery!
Boarding services – Kenneling/pet boarding (for our patients) weekend and holiday dates are available!
General surgery – Everything from neutering to tumor removal.
Labs – full range of on-site tests available.
Health certificates – National and international.
New Clients: We want to thank you for joining our family of happy and healthy pets! Please print our New Client Form, fill it out before arriving to your first visit and receive 50% off the first exam ($30 value)!
If you live in East Boston or the surrounding area in MA, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. James Sawyers is a licensed veterinarian with over 30 years experience, treating all types of pets and animals. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.
East Boston Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. James Sawyers is experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own East Boston veterinarian.
We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 617.567.0101 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. East Boston Veterinarian Clinic is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for East Boston pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.
At East Boston Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. James Sawyers
East Boston Veterinarian | East Boston Animal Hospital | 617.567.0101
1007 Saratoga Street
East Boston, MA 02128
We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.View Services
I am so sad because I had to move and switch vets because I cannot get there easily. I will definitely miss Dr. Sawyers and "Maria" who is so knowledgeable. One of my cats had serious bladder issues and Doc made him better. Thank you all for taking such good care of my cats!
- Karen V. / East Boston, MA
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