In The News


Pet owners advised to exercise caution amid virus outbreak

Cape Cod TIMES

Louisa Rahilly, DVM, DACVECC talks about how pet owners can keep their pets safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Yarmouth Police Announce Good News Concerning Retired K9

Cape Cod Today

The YPD is happy to announce that retired K9 Kozmo is home resting after a bit of a scare.

Thanks to the great care at Hyannis Animal Hospital and Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists Dennis Koz is on the mend.

New Oxygen Masks Help Keep Four-legged Family Members Safe in a Fire

Cape Cod Times

Louisa Rahilly, DVM, DACVECC comments on the widespread use of pet oxygen masks by fire departments on Cape Cod

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‘Pot Dogs’ a Growing Concern for Pet Owners

Cape Cod Times

There’s a new drug crisis on Cape Cod and the Islands, and its victims may come as a surprise.

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K-9 Shot in the Line of Duty Back on His Paws

Fox 25 Boston

Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists in Buzzards Bay cared for Nero, the K-9 shot in the line of duty in Yarmouth.


NBC Boston

Dr. Kristen Hennessy of Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists speaks to NBC Boston about leptospirosis and what pet owners can do to keep their pets safe.

Ask a Veterinarian


Dr. Alberto Fernandez of Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists joins a panel of local vets to answer questions from Falmouth pet owners.


Cape Cod Times

Dr. Louisa Rahilly DVM, DACVECC talks to the Cape Cod Times about cyanobacteria blooms in local ponds and how owners can protect their pets from getting sick.

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We have two convenient locations.

Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists is open for emergencies. We also proudly offer premier specialty veterinary care for your pet in close partnership with your referring veterinarian. Our specialists are board-certified in emergency & critical care, surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, and ophthalmology. Our hours are:

Buzzards Bay



Friday 5pm through Monday 5pm : Emergency Services

Monday - Friday: Temporary Limited Lobby Hours.
Please call ahead for medication refills, to schedule appointments, and with any questions. Specialty appointments continue as usual.

Buzzards Bay

Phone: 508-759-5125
Fax: 508-759-9861

11 Bourne Bridge Approach
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532


Phone: 508-398-7575
Fax: 508-398-7506

79 Theophilus Smith Road
South Dennis, MA 02660