Animal Medical Center

101 Progress Road
Gloversville, NY 12078


At Animal Medical Center, we strive to deliver excellent care at our animal hospital

Our Animal Hospital Vets

Our devoted team of animal hospital professionals are committed to providing the best treatment available.


Animal Hospital Services

Our animal hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pet.


Animal Hospital Forms

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After Hours Emergencies

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It is our commitment that our animal hospital provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet.

Welcome to Animal Medical Center, an animal hospital located on 101 Progress Rd. 2.8 miles west of the Vails Mills traffic circle. We are a full-service animal hospital. Our devoted team of veterinary professionals are committed to providing the most comprehensive and progressive animal medical treatment available. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy animals; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.

We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pets health care. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. Our entire healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner at our animal hospital.

Thank you for taking the time to read about our animal hospital and the services we offer. We welcome your comments and suggestions. Please contact us at (518)883-6365 for all your pet health care needs.

It is with great sadness that we are announcing the Loss of Dr. Phala Chatwin. She will truly be missed by many.

Obituary of Phala Lynn Chatwin

Mrs. Phala Lynn Chatwin, 54, of Polin Road, Fultonville, New York died Thursday, August 26, 2021 at her home, following a 2-year struggle with cancer. Born on July 30, 1967 in Elyria, Ohio, she was the daughter of Robert Rish and Glenna Greenwale Rish. She was a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in Columbus, Ohio. Phala was a Veterinarian for the Animal Medical Center in Gloversville, NY. She was a Veteran of the US Army serving from 1988-1996, in the Army Intelligence Corps with a specialty in German language. Phala served on Active Duty in Frankfurt Germany and deployed to the Middle East for Operation Desert Storm. She attended Fonda Reformed Church. On July 4, 1992 in Wellington, Ohio Phala was married to Troy D. Chatwin. Phala is survived by her husband, Troy D. Chatwin and daughter, Jordan A. Chatwin of Fultonville, NY; mother, Glenna Rish (husband, Robert Thompson) of Ostrander, OH; sister, Rochelle Davis (husband, Eddie; children, Connor, Sarah, and Lucas) of Ostrander, OH; brother, Jerry Rish of Elyria, OH. A memorial service will be held at the Fonda Reformed Church in Fonda, NY on Wednesday, September 1 at 6:00PM with Pastor Linda Gold officiating. In lieu of flowers, Phala requested donations be made to your local Animal Shelter or the Regional Foodbank of Northeastern New York (