Why Upstate Veterinary Specialists

Awards and Accreditations

Accredited Referral Practice of the Year

We are extremely excited and proud to announce that the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) presented us with the 2011 Accredited Specialty Practice of the Year Award. It is an honor to bring this international recognition to the Carolinas. Read more about this award in Trends Magazine.

Upstate Veterinary Specialists Honored

The K-9 unit in Greenville County is a truly phenomenal group of dogs and officers providing an unbelievable service to our community. During the dedication of their new training facility on May 5, 2010, Sheriff Steve Loftis presented Upstate Veterinary Specialists with an award for Outstanding Support and Dedication to the Greenville County K-9 unit. All of us at Upstate Veterinary Specialists are honored to have the opportunity to support this great team as they strive to keep our community safe.

Hospital of the Year Award

In 2003, Upstate Veterinary Specialists received the Hospital of the Year Award
from Veterinary Economics, a magazine published for veterinary professionals worldwide. The award that recognizes outstanding hospital design.

Best Specialty Practice

In 2006, we undertook a major expansion in order to allow us to make cancer management a core part of our practice. We were honored to receive an award for Best Specialty Practice in 2007 from Veterinary Economics.

Best Leasehold Hospital

We are thrilled to announce that Veterinary Economics selected our Asheville clinic as the winner of their 2013 Design Competition for Best Leasehold Hospital. Our goal was to design an outpatient space that would allow us to bring the same level of specialty care and compassion found at our Greenville hospital to the Asheville area. We are honored to have received this national award.