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Testimonials

We love to hear about your experience at Metropolitan Veterinary Associates (MVA). Please take a few moments to describe your experience with us and our ability to provide caring and effective service. Use our Online Testimonial Form or download our Submit a Testimonial form and email it along with a digital photo of your pet(s) to Sarah Spurgeon.

Lambeau

First off everyone and I mean everyone at Met-Vet was perfect. Lambeau entered our family as a kitten who wondered into our garage one night.  After attempts at finding his…

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Cheech

This past Christmas holiday season we were pet sitting our 12-year-old grand dog Cheech for our daughter and her family while they were off on a vacation with their kids. …

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Meet Moses

From Surgery to Thriving
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Brutus

Brutus is a 12 ½ year-old, full-sized Dachshund who has lived with me for 10 years.  On May 8, 2018 after our morning walk; I heard a “Yelp” and Brutus…

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Lena

Lena has been my constant companion for the past 16 years. I  never thought that I could become attached to a cat but after meeting  Lena and her big brother…

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Tanner

Last Thursday, my family and I lost everything in a devastating house fire that momentarily took our dog from us. Firefighters and EMT personnel brought him back and rushed him…

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Roscoe

Two weeks ago today my dog was hit by a car and should have died. Today he had his last follow up and is home healed and safe. I can…

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SKYLER

On May 7, 2016, my cat Skyler was transferred from Harleysville Veterinary Hospital to Metropolitan because of breathing difficulties.  I was immediately checked in and a nurse came out to…

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MAX

As you know we lost our beautiful Max on Monday, February 9, 2015. He put up a good fight but on Friday we knew something was terribly wrong. We rushed…

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ELLIE

Dear Dr. Jacqui Niles, I brought by dog Ellie to you for ACL surgery last November. Ellie had taken a bad step outside the house, and tore her ligament. She…

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RUSTY

My name is Ann, and I am writing today to thank you for bringing our 8 year old terrier mix “Rusty” back to wonderful health. In May of last year…

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LEVI

  “Dr. Farver and her team has been nothing short of amazing.  From our first visit where she spent 2 hours with us to now where each phone call was…

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ROSIE

Our dog, Rosie, a 9 pound ten year old Yorkshire terrier, was severely bitten by a neighbors out of control dog on Tuesday night August 5th.  We were extremely fortunate…

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Azzurra

I cannot thank Dr. Lori Cabell enough for her fantastic care of my Azzurra. Between January 2014 and April 2014, Azzurra had a total of 3 surgeries—two fracture repairs and…

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RORY

To Dr. Niles, On February 27, 2013 you performed major surgery on my Pembroke Welsh Corgi, Rory. Some challenges followed and by October 2013 more surgery was needed. It was…

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SHIA

Our dog Shia recently suffered a ligament issue. We were referred to Metropolitan by our regular veterinarian. We were treated so well, first with palliative therapy; which later required surgery.…

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Chipper

I came to Metropolitan when my vet found a mass on my dog Chippers lung. We met with oncologist Dr. Rau who clearly explained our options and took the time…

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Meet Arthur

From Broken and Sad to Fixed and Happy
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Meet Turnip

From Unwanted to Loved
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Meet Duffy

From Emergency Services to Fit and Happy
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Isabella

Empathetic, Skilled Emergency Care We were so pleased to receive an update on Isabella, a Himalayan cat who required emergency care recently. Read a letter about her experience: Dear Staff…

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Meet Robin

Back on the Circuit and Jumping for Joy
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Meet Cutter

Congratulations! Nadac Agility Trial Champion
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Meet Sophie

Forever Loved and Remembered
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Stella

After a trip to my regular vet, I was recommended to take my dog, Stella, to see Dr. Northington. The thorough explanation of his findings with Stella gave me piece…

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Sophie

Hi All — Sophie had malignant melanoma in her mouth, which we discovered in February. The tumor was small and removed immediately by our vet - Dr Jane Latta. Unfortunately it…

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Thank you for having the pet loss support group tonight. It really was helpful to be with friends who understand. Anonymous

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Beau

Thank you for your kindness, professionalism and compassion with regards to Beau's cancer appointments, I know that I probably drove you crazy.  But I am very aware and appreciate the people who…

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Ginger

Dear Friends, Our regular veterinarian was wise to suggest Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital as the ONLY place to take our pup for surgery.  The staff and surgeons saved our sheltie, Gingers…

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Queenie

My dog, Queenie, a rescued Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, underwent surgery from another veterinarian at a different Animal Hospital in August 2012. Queenie’s surgery at this other Vet was horribly…

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Lilly

We were referred to MVA by our veterinarian, Dr. Mike Herman at Trooper Veterinary Hospital.  Our first appointment was December 4, 2012 with Dr. Jacqui Niles.  After a biopsy and…

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Nikki

Please allow me to introduce myself.  My name is Carmel and I brought my beagle, Nikki in for emergency care on Sunday afternoon the 17th of February. From the moment I…

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Start to finish; there is no better veterinary hospital to be found.  The doctors are kind, extremely knowledgeable and they care about both the animals and the owners. Dr. Rau,…

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Bailey, Ryley, & Lucy

I have had the unfortunate opportunity to require specialty and emergency services for all three of my dogs (Bailey, Ryley and Lucy) over the course of the past month, specifically for ophthalmology,…

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Merlot

Dr. Yard, Thank you so much for the kindness you showed Merlot in his time with you. It is because of your care that he is alive and asleep at…

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Schultz

I brought my dog, Schultz (7 year old German Shepherd), to Metro on Thursday morning. Metro is about 2 hours away from my home, and I was referred there from…

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Lilly

Dr. Schwab and staff, Thank you so much for taking such good care of Lilly while she was with you guys. Last weekend she entered the agility ring for the…

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Hannah

Hi Dr. Cabell, I just want to thank you for taking such excellent care of Hannah!!  After all this time we finally have our answer as to what was wrong…

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Kelly

Kelly – our 7 year Sheltie became sick and not eating.  We took her to our Vet where x-rays, blood work etc. were performed.  After several days of not getting…

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Purl

To Purl's Dear Doctors: I want to thank you both so much for your care and treatment of Purl. Thanks to your diagnosis and surgery, she is a normal happy…

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Kevin

Kevin’s Story When Finding Shelter Animal Rescue heard about a tiny, sick Chihuahua who was surrendered to a very overcrowded Philadelphia animal shelter, the response to the request for rescue…

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Arnold

Dear Dr. Kuczynski, My name is Matthew.  Words cannot fully express how I would like to thank you, Dr. Farver, Dr. Niles, and all the rest of the veterinary staff…

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Tia

My first experience with MVA was in 2008 when Dr. Gross removed a cataract and later in 2008 removed another cataract and implanted lenses and Tia (miniature pinscher) was able…

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Chandler

“My Boy” Chandler is over a 100 now … 15 years old and with good vision thanks to Dr. Gross! Regards, Chandlers Mom Lee

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Brady

Dear Dr. Schwab & Staff, Brady is doing great after surgery! He’s back to being a silly lab, playing and eating with gusto! Thank you for the wonderful care he…

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I first met Dr. Lori Cabell in 1999, when seeking further diagnosis of an orthopedic issue for my Rottweiler. I was thoroughly impressed by her kindness and gentle way of…

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The staff at Metropolitan was great.  All individuals from my first point of contact on the phone through follow up visits were knowledgeable and courteous.  They took the time to…

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Cain

Thank you Dr. Cabell for fixing me so I can run on the trail again.  I feel like a 14 year old puppy! I also wanted to thank all the…

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Gracie

I brought my dog Gracie in for consultation with Dr. Niles for limping on her back leg. After examination Dr. Niles found that Gracie had a CCL tear and surgery…

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Diesel

Dear Dr. Schwab and Staff, I would like to thank you for taking such great care of Diesel. We can't tell you how much it means to us to know…

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Remmington

We have used Metropolitan twice in the last year for our beagle Remington.  Both cases were life threatening and the doctors at Metro responded instantly with the correct diagnosis and…

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