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Welcome to Shirley Veterinary Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Shirley, NY
Call us at 631-281-8820

With complete dedication to excellence, our mission is to provide the highest quality veterinary care to our patients with caring, compassion, and continual education for everyone that takes care of them.

Come join us on October 11th, 2014 from 12 to 4 for our

5th Annual Pet Adopt-A-Thon!!!

This fun filled event includes a chance to support our local Long Island rescues, tour our hospital, and enjoy some music and food!

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 631-281-8820!


If you live in Shirley or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Dexter Archer is a licensed NY veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Shirley Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Dexter Archer has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Shirley veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 631-281-8820 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Shirley veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Shirley pet owners.

At Shirley Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Dexter Archer
Shirley Veterinarian | Shirley Veterinary Hospital | 631-281-8820

1010 Montauk Highway
Shirley, NY 11967