- We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.
You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.
Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 518-382-1220!
If you live in Schenectady or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Carla Hernas and Dr. Michael Alan are licensed NY veterinarians, 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.
Hernas Veterinary Clinic 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. Carla Hernas and Dr. Michael Alan have 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 Schenectady veterinarian.
Spring is here, remember to pick up your heatworm meds and flee/tick meds.
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 518-382-1220 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Schenectady 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 Schenectady pet owners.
At Hernas Veterinary Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Carla Hernas | Dr. Joseph Dreels
Schenectady Veterinarian | Hernas Veterinary Clinic | 518-382-1220
1235 Gerling St.
Schenectady, NY 12308
Dr. Hernas has been my pets Dr. for almost 30 years. She has always been attentive to my pets needs and always has the time to explain thoroughly what is going on with my pets. She has been there for me when the difficult choices had to be made. Her staff is always helpful, friendly and courteous. I would not trust anyone else with my pets.
Lengthy bouts of vomiting and diarrhea can be a sign that your pet has gastroenteritis, a common condition that occurs when the lining of the stomach and intestines becomes irritated. Since freque ...View Article
Irritated, itchy or inflamed skin is just as uncomfortable for your pets as it is for you. Although you can complain about the problem, the only way your pets can let you know that they are suffer ...View Article
Feline leukemia (FeLV) is a virus that weakens your cat's immune system. Unfortunately, when the immune system does not function properly, your cat may be more likely to develop other diseases, su ...View Article
If your dog shows signs of stiffness or begins limping, you may assume that arthritis is to blame. Unfortunately, joint pain can also be a sign of canine Lyme disease. Learning the facts about thi ...View Article
Packing on the pounds is just as dangerous for your pet as it is for you. Being overweight or obese can lead to many of the same health problems whether you are a human, dog or cat. Luckily, with ...View Article
Assistance dogs are not just for blind or visually impaired people. Today, these dogs help people with a range of conditions enjoy full lives.View Article