Supporting the programs of the Animal Rescue League of Boston


Located in the historic South End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, Boston Veterinary Care (BVC) is a clinic with a mission– all profits benefit the shelter pets of the Animal Rescue League of Boston (ARL).

BVC aspires to integrate the health of animals into the community consciousness for both the benefit of animals and people, and to serve ARL’s mission of keeping animals safe and healthy out of shelters and in the habitats and homes where they belong.

Get to know the team at Boston Veterinary Care

Boston Veterinary Care provides a full range of high-quality outpatient services to pet owners in the Greater Boston Area:


Wellness exams & vaccinations


Senior pet care

Senior pet care






Advanced diagnostics

Dental care

Dental care



Radiology/diagnostic imaging

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To Schedule an Appointment 

New clients, get to know the veterinarians at BVC with a FREE wellness exam

BVC is happy to offer Cat-only nights every Tuesday for a low-stress experience for our feline friends.

Existing clients, tell a friend about BVC and recieve a $25 account credit! Learn more.

To schedule your appointment, please give us a call at (617) 226-5605 or email us at bvc@arlboston.org. Se habla español.

BVC accepts Visa, Mastercard, Care Credit, cash and checks.

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Contact Us

We are located at 10 Chandler Street Boston, MA, 02116.

FREE on-site parking available. BVC is conveniently located off of I-90 and I-93; and is close to the MTBA Green Line, Orange Line, and Silver Line. Click here for directions.

Monday-Thursday: 8:00AM – 7:00PM

Friday: 8:00AM – 6:00PM

Saturday: 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Sunday: Closed

Phone: (617) 226-5605  |  Fax: (617) 482-5113  |  bvc@arlboston.org

Hear What Our Clients Have to Say

“I have been bringing my dog to BVC since he was 3 months old…he’s almost 4-years-old now. He has always received excellent care.The entire staff is very professional. I’m very happy that I chose BVC for him.”

Virginia K.

“Great service. Very knowledgeable and nice people. They treated my puppy with much care and patience.”

Antonino N.

“Your doctors really care about my pet’s well-being. I do want to acknowledge Jessica at the front desk. She really is great! She is knowledgeable, kind, and caring.”

Boston Veterinary Client

“This was the best experience we’ve had with a vet. We were not rushed or pressured into any services. All our questions and concerns were addressed. I wish we had found out about Boston Veterinary Care sooner :) Thank you for all your hard work!”

Marisol P.

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Client Resources

After-Hours Emergency Care

For emergency care outside of BVC’s hours of operation, contact:

BluePearl: Specialty and emergency medicine for pets at (781) 684-8387 (Waltham) or (617) 284-9777 (Charlestown)

MSPCA-Angell Animal Medical Center: for emergency veterinary care at (617) 522-7282 (Jamaica Plain)

Stay Connected

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