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Elevating feline healthcare one purr at a time

New Haven County's Premier Cat Veterinarian since 1998

Go Where the Cats Go

Welcome to New England Cat Care 

Our philosophy is simple.  We treat your cat like our own.

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Meet Us

About Us

At New England Cat Care, we redefine veterinary care for our feline companions with an unparalleled commitment to personalized service. Unlike traditional veterinary clinics, our unique approach is centered around understanding and addressing the distinctive needs of cats and their families.

Unmatched Expertise in Feline Health: We pride ourselves on being specialists in feline diseases. Our dedicated team of experienced and compassionate veterinarians possesses an in-depth understanding of the unique physiology and behaviors of cats. This specialization allows us to deliver the highest quality veterinary care tailored specifically to the needs of our discerning feline patients.

Responsive and Respectful Care: We go beyond the conventional norms of veterinary care by prioritizing responsiveness and respect in our interactions with clients. Our commitment is not just to the health of your cat but also to ensuring that you, as a pet parent, feel heard and involved in every aspect of your cat's well-being.

Urgent Care Tailored for Cats: Recognizing that emergencies can be especially challenging for our feline friends, we offer specialized urgent care appointments. This unique service is designed to address the immediate needs of your cat promptly and efficiently, providing peace of mind during critical situations.

Stress-Free Environment: We understand the importance of creating a calm and stress-free environment for our feline patients. Our office is meticulously designed to be a comfortable haven, ensuring that your cat feels at ease throughout their visit. This calming atmosphere contributes to a positive experience for both cats and their families.

Expert Cat Care Team: Entrust your cat's health to the hands of our expert cat care team. Beyond their professional expertise, our team is driven by a genuine love for cats. This passion translates into the exceptional care and attention that we provide, ensuring your cat receives the best possible treatment.

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John Richter, Jr., RPh, VMD


Dr. Richter obtained his doctorate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1994 and has since focused on internal medicine and disease prevention. Dr. Richter is passionate about feline care and is dedicated to keeping your cat healthy and safe. In his free time, he enjoys Disney, gourmet cooking, and Marvel comics.


Adrianna Arcuri, MS, VMD


Dr. Arcuri graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1994 and has been devoted to caring for cats ever since.  Her focus is preventative care, surgery and feline behavior.  She ensures our patients experiernce minimal stress during examination.  Dr. Arcuri also enjoys photography, Disney, and baking in her free time.


Urgent Care and Referral Partnerships: We recognize that emergencies can happen at any time. That's why we offer urgent care appointments to address your cat's immediate needs promptly. Additionally, we have established excellent relationships with referral hospitals to ensure your cat receives the best possible care when specialized services are required.

Detailed Medical Summaries: Understanding your cat's health is essential. We provide detailed medical summaries to empower you with the knowledge needed to make informed decisions about your cat's well-being. Our transparent approach aims to strengthen the bond between you and your feline companion.

Affordable Medications with Chewy Pharmacy: To make your cat's prescriptions more affordable, we have partnered with Chewy Pharmacy. This collaboration allows you to access a wide range of medications conveniently and at a cost-effective price, ensuring your cat's health is never compromised.

Patient-First Approach: Above all, we follow a patient-first approach. Each cat is unique, and we tailor our care plans to meet the individual needs of every patient. Your cat's well-being is our top priority, and we are committed to providing personalized care that goes beyond expectations.

Experience the difference at New England Cat Care, where excellence in feline healthcare meets compassion.

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Internal Medicine


Radiology & Ultrasound

Cat Cuddles

Routine Care

We provide limited areas of feline surgery. Routine Spay and Neuter procedures are temporarily NOT being performed. We will update the website once they are resumed. We apologize for the inconvenience.

New England Cat Care focuses on internal medicine. We provide evaluation and treatment for all aspects of feline health including urinary problems, kidney disease, thyroid disease, intestinal problems, and heart disease.

Our veterinary office is equipped with digital x-ray that provides your cat the best possible imaging available. We also provide ultrasound and echocardiogram with results interpretted by board certified internists and cardiologists.

Routine and preventative care is the foundation of feline health. We provide vaccinations, parasite treatment, and a variety of other services to keep your cat feeling their best.


New England Cat Care is partnered with Chewy Pet Pharmacy to provide you with easy online ordering for home delivery of your cat's prescriptions and supplements. This option allows you to securely purchase quality prescriptions at the best possible prices, conveniently delivered right to your door.

Pet Health Insurance

Pet insurance covers routine and emergency care, surgeries, hospitalization, diagnostics, and more. With pet insurance, you have the freedom to choose the best care for your cat without worrying about the cost. We strongly recommend that you carry an accident/illness policy to manage the rising cost of veterinary medicine. Pet insurance policies provide you peace of mind and remove the financial burden of deciding on a treatment plan when your cat is sick.


We'd love to hear from you

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New England Cat Care, LLC

186 Amity Road

Woodbridge, CT 06525

203-387-MEOW (6369)

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Office Open M-F

8:30am - 4:30pm

Phone Service

M-F 9am - 4pm 

Emergency / After-hours care:

Please contact your local pet emergency room

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