about our veterinary practice Richmond, BC VY N We treat your pets with the kindness, compassion, and professionalism that they deserve.
Garden City Veterinary Hospital was established in 1982 and has been sustained by Dr. Michael Charach and his caring team of veterinary assistants and technicians and our Chinese veterinarian.

We strive to give your pet the best possible medical and compassionate care. Our primary focus is cats and dogs whether it be preventative or emergency care.

Our practice is continually growing and we value our current patients while welcoming new ones. We provide services in both English and Mandarin to assist clients.

Throughout the past 3 decades, we are fortunate to have hands-on experience with new diagnostic, treatment and surgical procedures. Dr. Charach and team stay on top of new and upcoming medical treatments while attending several continuing educational seminars and conferences annually.

If you have any questions about how we can care for your pet, please don't hesitate to call us at (604) 270-6163. Thank you!

DR. CHARACH

Dr. Charach was born and raised in Winnipeg Manitoba. After completing his Bachelor of Science in zoology at the University of Manitoba he attended th...

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DR. CHARACH

Dr. Charach was born and raised in Winnipeg Manitoba. After completing his Bachelor of Science in zoology at the University of Manitoba he attended the Western College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. In 1982 Dr. Charach opened the Garden City Veterinary Hospital in Richmond, British Columbia. Dr. Charach went on to complete his 2 year Dermatology Residency at the University of Florida Veterinary College and in 1994 became the first board certified veterinary Dermatologist in Western Canada. He has since been practicing general medicine and dermatology. Dr. Charach is married to his high school sweetheart Arlene Charach and they have 2 children together and 3 grandchildren.