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Springfield Animal Hospital was founded in the early 1960's by the late Dr. Glen Noffsinger and was then known as Noffsinger Animal Hospital. In July of 1990, Dr. Michael Bissell purchased the hospital and soon after changed the name to Springfield Animal Hospital.

Our veterinary practice has undergone changes and improvements throughout the years in keeping with the many ongoing advancements in veterinary medicine. We focus on providing the highest quality medical and surgical services for your companion animals. Springfield Animal Hospital is a long-standing AAHA-accredited practice.

What does it mean to be AAHA accredited?

American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) AccreditedVeterinary hospitals are not required to be accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA); it is optional.

"Veterinary hospitals are evaluated on approximately 900 standards of veterinary excellence in order to become accredited. AAHA-accredited hospitals are recognized among the finest in the industry, and are consistently at the forefront of advanced veterinary medicine. Our Standards of Accreditation are continuously reviewed and updated to keep our accredited practices on the cutting edge of veterinary excellence. Our standards address patient care and pain management, surgery, pharmacy, laboratory, exam facilities, medical records, cleanliness, emergency services, dental care, diagnostic imaging, anesthesiology, and continuing education. To maintain accredited status, hospitals undergo comprehensive on-site evaluations every three years."
— aaha.org

Our Services and Facility

Springfield Animal Hospital offers a full range of services to our clientele. We offer preventive care exams, vaccines tailored to a pet's lifestyle, non-wellness, sick and injured appointments, surgery, dentistry, digital radiography, ultrasound, on-site pharmacy, heartworm/flea and tick preventatives, in-house and reference laboratory services and pet boarding.

Our boarding facility contains over 100 kennels as well as a separate isolation ward for sick patients and a separate cat ward for our feline friends.

At Springfield Animal Hospital, we strive to offer not only sound advice and client education to strengthen the human-animal bond, but optimal veterinary care to lengthen the life of your fur kids to allows them to be with you as long as possible. 

Give us a call today!

We serve the Springfield, Virginia area including: Burke, Lorton, AlexandriaAnnandaleFairfax, as well as Washington, DC. Please call 703-451-1995 today to make an appointment for your pet.