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Becker Veterinary Clinic


The Becker College Veterinary Clinic is currently open Monday-Wednesday, offering wellness care and non-urgent medical and surgical care for dogs, cats, other small mammals, and birds.  There are safety and cleaning protocols in place to keep clients and staff safe.

The veterinary clinic is located on the Leicester, Mass., Campus of Becker College. It has served as a teaching clinic for students in Becker’s animal studies programs for over 30 years. Veterinary technology, pre-veterinary, and animal care students assist in all aspects of animal care under the supervision of staff veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

The Lenfest Animal Health Center is an academic unit on the Leicester Campus of Becker College and serves the School of Animal Studies and Natural Sciences with programs in animal care, equine studies, pre-veterinary science, and veterinary technology (A.S. and B.S.).

  • The clinic supports an AVMA accredited veterinary technology training program.
  • Enrollment in all Schools of Animal Studies and Natural Sciences programs is ~450 students (approximately 125 admitted annually).
  • The clinic provides veterinary services to approximately 1000 clients during the academic year.
  • Cases are all generally managed with the student engaged – as part of the teaching mission.
  • The clinic sees dogs, cats, rabbits, pocket pets, birds, and other exotic pets.

Contact Us

Becker College
Lenfest Animal Health Center
955 Main St. Leicester, MA 01524

Phone: 774.354.0660
Fax: 508.536.4889

Hours of operation:
Open 9 a.m. -4:00 p.m. Monday -Wednesday

We are open limited hours for non-urgent care during school breaks including winter break and summer break.   The clinic is closed during all other school breaks and holidays.  Becker Veterinary Clinic is part of Becker College and as such, will follow the same delayed openings, early release, and closures for weather related conditions. Such closings are listed on the Becker website, as well as by news sources that list school closings. The clinic is open varying hours during the winter and summer academic breaks. The clinic is closed all other academic breaks and holidays including: Thanksgiving break, Christmas break and spring break.

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