Welcome To Butler Veterinary Hospital

A Full Service Veterinary Care Facility

Dr. Dawn Garro and Dr. Brittany Walker along with their compassionate and professional  staff would like to welcome you to Butler Veterinary Hospital.  Everyone at Butler Veterinary Hospital is committed to providing the highest quality medical, surgical and dental care to their patients and offer the best possible service to their clients. They have devoted their lives to the care and well being of animals.  Whether it is for a routine exam, a rescue patient, serious health issues or emergency medical care, you can count on them to provide your pet with the best care possible.

The hospital is equipped with the latest technology, including digital radiography, on site ultrasound, a state of the art surgical facility, and an extensive in hospital laboratory and pharmacy.

The veterinary hospital is conveniently located near Route 23, Route 287 and Hamburg Turnpike, making us easily accessible for our Morris County, Bergen County and Passaic County clients.

At Butler Veterinary Hospital, we understand that animals are more than just pets, they are members of our families.  Come visit us and see.

Check back at this site regularly for updates.  You will also find educational information on this website to help keep your pets and family healthy and happy.

We are closed for national holidays, please check our Facebook page for any changes in the schedule.

If your pet is experiencing an emergency after hours, please contact one of our local 24 hour emergency hospitals. Two hospitals in our area are:

Animal Emergency and Referral (AERA)
973-226-3282
1237 Bloomfield Ave.
Fairfield NJ 07004

OR 

Oradell Animal Hospital
201-262-0010
580 Winters Ave
Paramus, NJ 07652

Dr. Dawn Garro
Butler Veterinary Hospital  973-850-6300

417 Main Street, Butler, NJ 07405

Veterinary Hospital serving Butler, Kinnelon, Oakland, Wayne, Bloomingdale, Pequannock, Pompton Plains, Pompton Lakes.

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Dawn Garro
    Veterinarian

    Dr.  Garro grew up in NJ.  She has always had a huge love for all types of animals, rescuing anything she could including dogs, cats, squirrels, and even raccoons.  Another passion of hers is riding horses. She has competed in show jumping for over 20 years. Dr. Garro attended undergraduate school at Cook College, Rutgers University.

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  • Dr.
    Brittany Walker
    Veterinarian

    Dr. Walker is a native of New Jersey and is thrilled to join the team at Butler Veterinary Hospital. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Quinnipiac University and received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from western University of Heath Sciences, in Pomona, CA. 

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  • Eileen Gibabert
    Receptionist

    I've been working as a veterinary receptionist for 30 years. My love for the animals has made my job a rewarding one. I enjoy greeting the clients and making them feel comfortable. I have been married to my husband, Mario, for 44 years. We have 3 grown daughters and 7 grandchildren.In my spare time I enjoy being a caring clown, 'Silly Gilly.' I love to see the smiles on the children's faces when I'm doing my walks. I've been blessed to have a job that I enjoy going to everyday, and to work with Dr. Garro along with a great staff..

  • Leigh-Ann Janitz
    Receptionist

    Leigh-Ann grew up in West Milford. After graduating in 2012, she started online college to become a veterinary assistant. Leigh-Ann has always loved animals and has multiple pets of her own. At work she is known for her loving personality and helping others. In her spare time, you can find Leigh-Ann in her backyard gardening, going on long hikes, fishing or quadding. She looks forward to coming to work everyday and learning more new things about the veterinary field.

  • Nathaly Cardona
    CVT
    Veterinary Technician

    Nathaly grew up in NJ and moved to Denver, Colorado to pursue her career as a veterinary technician. In March of 2018 she became a Certified Veterinary Technician and has been part of the Butler Veterinary family since then. During her spare time she enjoys reading, traveling, and most importantly spending quality time with her Rottweiler Bentley. 

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Office Hours

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Office Hours

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

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Read What Our Client Say

  • "We brought our 10-week old puppy in for signs of ParvoVirus and Dr. Garro and her team have done an exceptional job treating our Kota girl. Although she is still currently battling the virus, I need to express how much more at ease I feel knowing she's in Dr. Garro's care. She has shown the same concern for Kota as I have during this ordeal and has been available to reach for questions and comfort at any hour of the day. Thank you!"
    Lauren Scrudato - Butler, NJ