dedicated to superior medical care.
Only 17% of veterinary hospitals in the United States and Canada are accredited.
Dr. Dugal has been an AAHA member since 1982.
Also, Community Animal Hospital has been an accredited, active member since opening in 1989.
This voluntary organization sets rigid standards for hospital facilities and medical care among its members – higher than any other veterinary
In order to be certified and maintain our accredited status,
we are evaluated every three years by an inspector.
We are evaluated on all aspects of pet care:
Ranging from patient care and pain management, to team training and medical record keeping. The AAHA Standards of Accreditation includes over 900 items and is continuously updated to keep accredited practices at the forefront of veterinary medicine and advanced business practices.