Welcome! Our story began in 1986 when the Magazu family first opened a tiny neighborhood veterinary clinic. Today, we offer state of the art, affordable care for dogs, cats, birds, reptiles and pocket pets in a beautiful hospital here in our hometown. We truly love every pet who comes through our doors!
Dr. Mark Magazu grew up in an Air Force family and attended the United States Military Academy before studying Biochemical Engineering at Rutgers University. He earned his veterinary degree in Messina, Italy, and taught Radiology at Oklahoma State University. Today, Dr. Magazu loves working alongside his family each day, and he believes the Phillies and Eagles will both bring championships home to Philly!
Dr. Karen Collier is the Chief Medical Officer of Swedesboro Animal Hospital, responsible for setting and maintaining high standards of medical care for our patients. Dr. Collier studied Biology at Tougaloo College before earning her veterinary degree at Cornell University. She is a Phillies season ticket holder, and you can always find one of her dogs snoozing under her office desk.
Dr. Melissa Worhach joined our team in 2010, and she’s been a perfect fit ever since! She has always loved the sciences, and her lifelong adoration of animals led her to a career in veterinary medicine. A graduate of the University of Minnesota, she truly loves all aspects of working with clients to keep their pets happy and healthy.
Dr. Angela Youello completed a B.S. in molecular biology at Harvey Mudd College, a Ph.D. in immunology at Washington University, and a one-year postdoctoral fellowship in cancer research at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She attended veterinary school at the University of Pennsylvania, where she won the Abbott Animal Health/VECCS Award for Proficiency in Emergency and Critical Care.
Dr. Jen Schori has worked at Swedesboro Animal Hospital since 2008, and she’s been in practice since 1993. She adores animals and her favorite part of veterinary medicine is getting to know her clients. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Schori is an Editor for the industry periodical Clinician’s Brief.
Our hospital regularly utilizes the industry’s most advanced technologies and techniques across a range of services:
Swedesboro Animal Hospital was a Top Two Finalist for Accredited Practice of the Year, North America, in 2012, an award given by the American Animal Hospital Association. As an AAHA-Accredited hospital, we were evaluated on over 900 categories of achievement, ranging from the quality of medicine we practice to our standards of customer service. We have been accredited since 1992.
Our most recent AAHA evaluation scores include:
392 Kings Highway
Woolwich Township, NJ, 08085
Call Saint Francis Veterinary Center at 856.467.0050
Our precious pups rely on us for health and wellness care, just like our families do. At our hospital, we’re personally involved in your dog’s health care every step of the way. We’ll help you provide essential care through every life stage, from puppyhood through adulthood and into elder care. And to give you peace of mind, we’re always here to help your pup feel better if a medical problem arises.
Cats are beautiful, playful, lovable companions, and we can’t get enough of them! We know you love your cat as a member of your family, so we’ll help you provide essential care to keep her happy and healthy. And if your kitty gets sick, we’re always here to help her feel better. At our hospital, we’re personally involved in your cat’s health care every step of the way.
Birds, reptiles and small mammals often require special care, and Dr. Magazu offers comprehensive medical services for these special pets including wellness, diagnostic, emergency and surgery services. When you visit, ask him about his favorite African Grey parrot named Slicker and his old 5-foot long iguana named Einstein!
We’ve taken pampering to a whole new level. Fifi needs a personal stylist? Our Stylin’ Grooming Salon will make her look fantastic! Fido needs a comfortable hotel while you’re away? We’ll roll out the red carpet! Doggie day camp? Your best friend can come play with us all day!
We love making pets look fantastic. Whether your furry friend needs a stylish cut, a hygiene shave, a soothing bath or a pedicure (yes, we do them for pets!), you’ll love the way your pet looks. There’s always smiles to go around at the Stylin’ Grooming Salon!
We are especially trained in handling pets who may not be on their best behavior while being groomed.
Your best friend can play all day with pals from around the area, under the supervision of our caring medical staff! Your buddy will make friends quickly and go home tail wagging (and tongue dragging!). Our indoor playroom and outdoor yard are enclosed and safe for running and jumping! No bullies allowed! All campers are evaluated for behavior and manners, so you can be sure your best bud will be in a group of other friendly pets at all times.
Think of us as your pet’s hotel and spa! While you’re away, your best friend will get tons and tons of tender lovin’ care, under the supervision of our 24/7 medical staff! Cats, dogs, birds, reptiles and pocket pets are welcome!
For extra pampering while you’re away, book an appointment at the Salon and a few Doggie Day Camp days!
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