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Essex Animal Hospital Curing Your Pets
& Your Worries
Treating Your Furry Family Since 1995

Where do you need to go?

Veterinarians in Bloomfield

Happy & Healthy Pets

At Essex Animal Hospital, we are pet owners ourselves. We understand what your pets mean to you and how important they are as members of your family. We are proud to have the highest quality veterinary medicine and healthcare available in a relaxed, caring, and family-style environment.

Your pets and their families will always come first. Whether you are a parent of a new kitten or puppy, or of an aging pet, our services are customizable to the needs of your pet. Make an appointment with our team and rest easy knowing they are in the best hands.

Join the Essex Animal Hospital family! Call (973) 358-0535 to reserve an appointment today.

Involvement with Local Community members

At our practice, it is our pleasure to give back to the communities that have supported us over the years. To say thank you, we participate in numerous academic programs for aspiring veterinarians and much more! Additionally, we encourage you to read our blog, scroll through our reviews, and take a virtual tour of our beautiful office in Bloomfield, NJ.

Compassionate Veterinary Treatments

We Make A Difference

Our Bloomfield staff works hard and diligently to ensure that your pet is receiving the best care we can provide, personalized to their specific, unique needs. We offer the knowledge to provide a comfortable lifestyle for a happy and healthy pet. Our veterinary services include dentistry, diagnostic services, emergency services, surgery, and wellness care.

We see patients from Glen Ridge, Montclair, Upper Montclair, East Orange, West Orange, Belleville, Nutley, Verona, and Newark. You can trust our expertise, as we are additionally accredited by the New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association.

Our pawsitive reviews

  • “I've especially appreciated how gentle, caring, and accessible the vets and caretakers have been, handling our animals as if they were their own, and always happy to update us and respond to our questions.”

    - Zoe K.
  • “They've never had to muzzle my dog, which other vets have always done. I highly recommend them because they are very good doctors.”

    - Suzanne H.
  • “Everyone showed us great care and compassion with her passing which helped in our time of need. Leia was always cared for and loved by everyone there. I would say "She seems to be the one dog who LIKED going to the vet, even though I think you hav”

    - Chris, Erika and Gracie S.
  • “We were so impressed with Dr. Dolin that when he left to take over Essex Animal Hospital, we gladly followed him. The 35-minute travel time is well worth our "peace of mind" in knowing that our pets are receiving the very best care. All three”

    - Dusty James and Family
  • “Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Dolin and his wonderful staff for the absolutely professional, yet genuinely compassionate, treatment of our 19-year-old cat, Bunny, who struggled for years with chronic illnesses.”

    - Mary E.

why choose us?

  • We Have a Warm, Caring & Compassionate Team
  • We Have Served the Needs of Bloomfield for More Than 25 Years
  • We Treat Your Pet Like Their Our Own

Hours & Location

Office Hours
Monday: 8 AM - 5PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 5PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 5PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 5PM
Friday: 8 AM - 5PM
Saturday: 8 AM - 12PM
Sunday: Closed

For After Hours Emergencies:

Our Location 709 Bloomfield Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
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Phone Number 973-358-0535

Our Mission

Convenient and Effective Care

We strive to be as transparent as possible and we take our time to make sure all clients fully understand the well-being of their pets and what their options are. Our entire staff is skilled in detecting any abnormalities that may arise, such as sudden weight loss, loss of appetite, lethargy, depressive behavior, or any other potential problems.

Contact us online or call(973) 358-0535 so we can show you how we can help your pets and your family.