Caring for All Animals
Large and Small

Bracken Ridge
Veterinary Hospital

All Species Ambulatory Practice –
24-Hour Medical and Surgical Care

Welcome to Bracken Ridge Veterinary Hospital – where we believe all animals deserve compassionate veterinary care! We are an all-species veterinary practice located in Bedford, PA. Our highly trained veterinary team serves companion animal pets, exotics, and large livestock animals within a 60-mile radius of our office. Regular office hours are available, as well as 24-hour emergency and critical care ambulatory services at your residence or farm.

Where Your Pet Matters

At Bracken Ridge Veterinary Hospital, we know that your pet is an important part of your family – and your pet is important to us, too! We are dedicated to providing excellent care for your pet and friendly customer service to you. Our team is proud to offer a comprehensive range of veterinary medical services from routine wellness care to some of the most innovative treatment options available – because your pet matters.

There is no greater compliment to our practice than your referral of family and friends.

– Dr. Bracken

Emergency Medical Care Services
Available for ALL Veterinary Medical Crises

Serving Established and Non-Established Patients

Veterinary Care Services

Our services for all large and small animals include preventive medicine, immunization, dentistry, digital imaging, reproductive care, surgical intervention, ophthalmology, emergency and critical care services. At Bracken Ridge Veterinary Hospital, our experienced medical team regularly participates in continuing education courses and seminars to stay abreast of the most innovative, effective preventive and therapeutic treatment options for your pet. We take great pride in providing your pet exceptional medical care and treatment alongside exemplary client service. Therefore, we encourage you to communicate your concerns and questions so that our medical team can provide the best possible care. We are honored that you have selected our practice to care for your pet!

Surgical Laser, Digital Ultrasound, Digital Radiography, In-House Lab, and Therapeutic Laser

Dog and Cat Companion Animal Care

Your pet trusts you. Trust the care of your special dog or cat companion to the finest in veterinary care at Bracken Ridge Veterinary Hospital!

Livestock Veterinary Services – Equine & Bovine Specialty Care

Bracken Ridge Veterinary Hospital is exceptionally well equipped to provide comprehensive medical care for your horse, cattle, sheep, goat, and other small ruminants at our facility in Bedford, PA, or at your farm within our extensive service area.

Specialized Avian and Exotic Pet Care

Quality wellness and medical treatment for your chicken, pet bird, rodent, rabbit, and other small furry and exotic pets is available close to home!

Specialty Services at Bracken Ridge Veterinary Hospital

A full array of comprehensive in-facility and ambulatory care veterinary services are available for our animal patients, including:

Surgery

From routine spays and neuters to elective and emergency surgery, your pet’s safety and recovery are our priority.

Wellness

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Keeping your pet healthy makes him happy – and you, as well.

Dental

Oral hygiene is a vital part of your pet’s well-being – let us help keep those pearly whites clean and healthy.

Urgent Care

We are a full-service 24/7/365 animal hospital offering in-clinic and mobile emergency medical services for both established and non-established patients of all animal species.

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Joellica McKean

I wish I didn’t have whelping females. I’d be on this like a duck on a June bug…. 🤷🏻‍♀️ I won’t commit, if I can’t commit 100%😞

Thank you

This right here is my calling in life♥️

I miss working here.

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I hope that Dr. Bracken and the staff are getting a much needed break!

ISO HELP!!! ASAP. Have a situation with a woman being life-flighted to Pittsburgh for emergency surgery. Her husband, 77 years old, in Schellsburg is needing immediate in-house assistance. If anyone has any suggestions or is able to assist, please contact me at 8143811905. Thank you and God bless you.
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ISO HELP!!! ASAP. Have a situation with a woman being life-flighted to Pittsburgh for emergency surgery. Her husband, 77 years old, in Schellsburg is needing immediate in-house assistance. If anyone has any suggestions or is able to assist, please contact me at 8143811905. Thank you and God bless you. Dr. Bracken UPDATE: I'M GRATEFUL FOR YOUR AMAZING RESPONSE FOR THIS GENTLEMAN. UNFORTUNATELY I DON'T KNOW FOR HOW LONG OR INTIMATE DETAILS OF THE EXTENT OF CARE THIS MAN WILL REQUIRE OTHER THAN WHAT I HAVE POSTED. ANY AND ALL HELP WILL BE WELCOMED!

Prayers for her..

I can help!! I live in Schellsburg done plenty of private care!!! Years of experience

Prayers! ❤️‍🩹🙏🏻

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I would contact the Area Agency on Aging. They can help figure things out for them.

What type of in house care are we talking?

RN available later in the week if need is still there

Jessica Hernandez? Not sure if you are busy today. I had surgery last Wednesday or I would.

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Bobbie Jo Barnett

I have large adult diapers if you need them call me 814-979-8224

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I can help also

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Thank you for your loyalty and allowing our team to provide healthcare for your beloved pets for more than 21 years!