At-A-Glance
Clients & Veterinarians
Hospitals Open
  • Clients: Curbside and in-person veterinary appointments. Hospital personnel and clients to wear masks within the hospital facilities.
  • Pharmacy: Curbside and in hospital pick-up available
  • Veterinarians: Referral portal CUHA rVet Connect
Students
In-Person
Faculty & Staff
In-Person

Cornell University and the College of Veterinary Medicine are closely monitoring the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

What's New?

Clients and Veterinarians

Routines have been modified to adhere to COVID-19 safety precautions. Call ahead for instructions on bringing your animal in for veterinary care.

Last update: January 2022

Hospital Operating Status

HOSPITAL

LOCATION

STATUS

TELEMED

NOTES

PHONE

Companion Animal Hospital

Ithaca, NY

Open

Yes

Telemed available from select services

607.253.3060

Small Animal Community Practice

Ithaca, NY

Open

607.253.2300

Equine Hospital

Ithaca, NY

Open

607.253.3100

Nemo Farm Animal Hospital

Ithaca, NY

Open

607.253.3100

Janet L. Swanson Wildlife Hospital

Ithaca, NY

Open

Native Wildlife Only

607.253.3060

Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists 

Elmont, NY

Open

516.488.4510

Cornell University Veterinary Specialists 

Stamford, CT

Open

203.595.2777

Ambulatory and Production Medicine

25 mile radius of Ithaca, NY 

Open

607.253.3140

Services Operating Status

SERVICE

STATUS

NOTES

CONTACT

Animal Health Diagnostic Center

Open

607.253.3900

Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program

Onsite temporarily unavailable 

email sheltermedicine@cornell.edu for remote assistance

Pharmacy

Open

Curbside pickup and mail service only 

607.253.3231

How to pick-up a pharmacy order: 

  1. Hours:
      Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
      Saturdays 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.                          
  2. Submit payment for the order prior to arrival.                                   
  3. Upon arrival, remain in your vehicle and call 607.253.3060 and select option 4
  4. The client service representative will confirm your order is ready and you may enter the hospital to collect your items.

For Clients

Staying Safe Together: What to expect (instructions below are specific to the hospitals in Ithaca)

Know before you go:

Yes, we’re open! We have protective protocols in place to safeguard you, your animal, and our staff.

A few things to keep in mind if you have an upcoming appointment or need emergency veterinary care:

  • Upon arrival for all hospital services, please remain in your vehicle and call the main phone number of the hospital you are going to visit.

Companion Animal Hospital 607.253.3060

Equine and Nemo Farm Animal Hospital 607.253.3100

Small Animal Community Practice 607.253.2300

  • Our client service team will provide you with instructions based upon the nature of your visit.
  • All clients and hospital personnel will be asked to wear a face mask while in the building. Cornell University mask requirement information page.
  • For the duration of your animal’s time within the hospital and for some time afterwards, we will be calling you to discuss important health updates, treatments and more. All calls from the hospital will appear as BLOCKED or No CALLER ID on your phone. For us to be able to reach you quickly and efficiently, we ask that you please:

    • Keep your phone turned on and charged
    • Accept incoming calls from Blocked and No Caller ID numbers

Telemedicine

CUHA will continue to offer telemedicine services for select aspects of our practice. It’s important to know: Emergency care cannot be performed using telemedicine. For emergencies call 607.253.3060 right away.

Useful Links

For Veterinarians

Referrals

  • Referral portal CUHA rVet Connect
  • Pharmacy: Veterinarians may call in new prescriptions or authorize refills by calling 607.253.3231 and selecting option 1. 

Useful Links