Indian Head Animal Hospital provides complete medical, surgical and dental services for dogs and cats in Fort Washington and the surrounding area. Our singular goal is to provide compassionate medicine of the highest quality. We believe every patient is special and unique, deserving of individualized medical care. Communication, honesty, and respect are the cornerstone of supporting the human-pet bond.
At Indian Head Animal Hospital, we know that preventing animal illness and disease is the very best solution to keeping your pet happy and healthy. Our priority is to take the time to educate you about your pet’s health needs and keep you involved during and after treatment. We treat our clients with respect and honesty, knowing that the relationships we create now will last a lifetime. We strive to create a workplace that values its employees and maintains and enhances their skills through ongoing training, investment and communication.
We strive to give pets the longest and happiest life with the people that love them.
In 1957 Indian Head Highway was a two-lane road that was a significant travel route for southern Prince George’s County. So when Dr. Edward Gofreed built his animal hospital he named it Indian Head Animal Hospital. Originally, the hospital was quite small and had one exam room, one office, one animal ward and a waiting area. The hospital was expanded and redesigned to include three exam rooms, three kennel wards with twenty cages each, an isolation ward, an radiology room, kitchen, grooming room, lab room, computer room and a surgery suite with two surgical tables.
Dr. Edward Gofreed was a wonderful veterinarian. He loved animals and loved veterinary medicine and his clients knew that he loved them too. You will find the same caring attitude from the veterinarians and staff of the Indian Head Animal Hospital today.