Practice History & Profile
Voted one of the best places to live in Michigan. Berkley is home to an eclectic and quirky community filled with small-town charm. Which is why, the team at Berkley Animal Hospital has called it home for over sixty years. Quaint, yet progressive, we love our small-town feel just outside the big city of Detroit. We know we’re unique and so are our clients and patients.
We are Fear Free focused, and Cat Friendly focused. We are supporting our team members to have the ability to receive their accreditation, before pursuing a location accreditation!
Type of Practice: General - Mixed Animal
Structure of Ownership: Independent Veterinarian Owned
Number of employees: 30
Number of FTE doctors: 7
How long are appointment times?: 30 Minutes
Nummber of support staff per Dr.: 3 members to 1 DVM
In house hospitalization: yes
In house diagnostics:
Chemistry Analyzer: yes
Snap Reader: yes
Telemedicine (Cardiology): no
Digital Radiography: yes
Telemedicine (Radiology Interpretation): no
Day time emergencies: yes
After hour emergencies: no
Frequency of staff interaction (staff training & meetings): Daily huddles, monthly lunch and learns, bi-annual company-wide team meetings.
Continuing Education philosophies: One of our core values is evolution. Continuing education allows our team to continue to evolve and grow into the best Doctor, technician, or team member we can be. It is also included in our annual package!
Client communication technologies (email, text, etc.):
automated third-party patient reminders