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Veterinary Clinic

Families in need of veterinary services are encouraged to come directly into our Philadelphia headquarters. Our veterinary clinic operates on a walk-in basis. 

Vaccines are also available on a walk-in, first come basis every day from 9am-4pm, however, include a technician fee on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Upon arrival, come through the front door to sign in and our staff will call you when it's your turn.

The technician fee is waived during our vaccine clinics on Wednesdays & Saturdays. 

Our wellness clinic is open for the following symptoms and conditions:

  • Vaccinations for dogs and cats of all ages
  • Annual wellness exams 
  • Routine preventatives 
  • Routine blood work 
  • Lumps/bumps that are small, not growing, not changing, etc. 
  • Itching
  • Urinating/defecating outside the litterbox that can be managed behaviorally
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Upper Respiratory Infections
  • Severe Flea Infestation
  • Coughing excessively
  • Facial swelling/allergic reactions
  • Pain
  • Limping and difficulty walking
  • Wounds
  • Urinating and defecating outside of the litterbox 
  • Eye issues
  • Ear infections
  • Skin infections
  • Ingrown nails
  • Lumps and bumps that have ruptured, are draining, bleeding, etc. 
  • Euthanasia

We are asking patients with the following needs to wait until further notice for examinations:       

  • Dental checks (unless the pet is unable to eat, painful, etc.)
  • Pregnancy checks 

The PSPCA offers comprehensive primary veterinary care at our North Philadelphia headquarters.  Our experienced veterinarians and veterinary technicians provide high quality, compassionate care at budget-friendly prices.

Hours & Location

Monday - Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Closed major holidays.

The Pennsylvania SPCA's Philadelphia headquarters will close at 3pm on Thursday, December 7 for a staff event!

350 E. Erie Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19134


  • Physical exam: $45
  • Veterinary technician appointment: $20
  • Follow-up exam: $28

Medical treatments, prescriptions and testing are additional.


  • Annual well visits
  • Medical/sick visits
  • Vaccinations
  • Flea & tick prevention
  • Heartworm prevention
  • Microchipping
  • Spay/neuter surgery
  • Digital x-rays
  • End of life care

We do not provide emergency care, but can treat the following:

  • Parasites (other than heartworm)
  • Fleas
  • Vomiting or diarrhea*
  • Upper respiratory infection
  • Ear infection; Eye infection
  • Thyroid disease
  • Weight loss/decreased appetite
  • Allergies or other skin infections
  • Inappropriate urination or suspected urinary tract infection**
  • Small wounds
  • Diabetic diagnosis
  • Senior joint disease management

*Chronic (2-3 days or more) diarrhea or vomiting requires urgent attention.
**If a cat has not urinated in 24 hours, emergency care is required.

We do not provide emergency or after-hours care. Should your pet need critical care we can’t provide at our clinic, we can provide a list of referral and emergency veterinary practices.