Veterinary Care

Affordable Wellness Clinic

The Delaware SPCA offers affordable veterinary services to help families keep their pets healthy. Our experienced staff of veterinary professionals provide high quality, compassionate care at budget-friendly prices.

All veterinary services are by appointment only.

To schedule an appointment:

Stanton Shelter: (302) 998-2281 or

Hours & Location

Tuesday: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Closed major holidays.
455 Stanton-Christiana Road Newark, DE 19713 (302) 998-2281


  • Physical exam$35
  • Follow-up exam$15

Examination fees do not include any medical treatments, prescriptions, and diagnostic testing which are provided at additional cost.


  • Annual well visits
  • Medical/sick visits
  • Vaccinations
  • Flea & tick prevention
  • Heartworm prevention
  • Microchipping
  • Spay/neuter surgery Learn More
  • 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
    • 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.

    Emergency Care

    If your pet is in need of EMERGENCY CARE, please visit one of these local emergency centers:
    Blue Pearl Christiana (302) 322-6933 106 Geoffrey Drive Newark, DE
    Windcrest Animal Hospital (302) 998-2995 3705 Lancaster Pike Wilmington, DE
    Veterinary Referral Center (610) 647-2950 340 Lancaster Avenue Malvern, PA
    PennVet (215) 746-8911 3900 Spruce Street Philadelphia, PA 19104