specialty veterinarian in suffolk va

Veterinary Specialty Care and Referral Services in Suffolk, VA

Does your pet have a complex medical condition requiring advanced veterinary specialty care? The COVE is staffed with veterinary specialists who can provide for your pet’s unique needs. We are Suffolk’s first and only specialty veterinary practice, and we are proud to give pets and families convenient access to sophisticated diagnostic and treatment resources.

Areas in Which We Specialize

Our highly-trained veterinary team can provide the highest level of care in these areas:


With one of the region’s most respected veterinary surgical specialists on our staff, The COVE offers a full range of advanced surgical services, including orthopedics, soft-tissue surgery, oncologic (cancer) surgery, and minimally-invasive surgery including laparoscopy, thoracoscopy, and cystoscopy.


Our veterinary cardiology specialist is one of just under 300 in the country. She is able to treat a wide range of conditions in pets affecting the heart, lungs, and respiratory system with services including echocardiography, digital thoracic radiography, acute and chronic medical management, and outpatient and inpatient cardiology care.


The COVE's veterinarian with a practice limited to dentistry has advanced training in dentistry and uses state-of-the-art technology to diagnose and treat many dental issues. Some of our advanced dentistry services include endodontics, orthodontics, oral surgery, and periodontics.

Critical Care

We deliver world-class critical care 24/7, 365 days a year. Our facility is staffed and equipped to handle all manner of urgent and emergency medical cases, with services such as cutting-edge diagnostics, nutritional support, emergency surgery, around-the-clock monitoring, and advanced pain management.

We Partner with Your Primary Care Veterinarian

The COVE works closely with your regular veterinarian to provide consistent and effective treatment for your companion, and ensure timely follow-up care in the days that follow.

If you have any questions or concerns about your pet, please contact us at (757) 935-9111.