About Us

Get to know Hackettstown Animal Hospital better.


We love our community.

Hackettstown Animal Hospital has been owned and operated by Doctor Cojocar since 1980. The experience, dedication, and compassion of our doctors and staff are the heart of our practice and we work as a team to provide the best possible care to all of our patients.

Our staff includes veterinarians, receptionists, technicians, kennel staff, and a practice manager. Our philosophy is to provide quality care to our clients in a professional and efficient manner. Maintaining a positive attitude, showing compassion and courteousness, and being flexible are integral elements of the success and productivity of our business.

Our mission is to provide comprehensive high-quality veterinary medicine with an emphasis on exceptional patient care and client service. Our clients are friends as well as customers and we value their continued trust and goodwill. We strive to present a “we are glad you are here” attitude to each and every client and as a result, our clients favor us by selecting us to care for their pets.

We fully dedicate ourselves to providing top-notch, personalized veterinary care in an environment that is both welcoming and comfortable for you and your loved companion animal!

Payment Options

Payment is due at the time services are rendered. We accept a variety of payment options, including cash, check, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, CareCredit, and Scratchpay.

What you need to know about CareCredit! From routine appointments to emergency situations or surgeries, the CareCredit card gives pet owners the peace of mind needed to care for pets big and small. The CareCredit credit card gives you the flexibility to use your card again and again for your pet’s procedures. Apply simply and easily online by clicking here.

What you need to know about ScratchPay! Scratchpay provides simple and affordable payment plans for pet parents. Checking to see which plan is best for you does not affect your credit, takes just a couple of minutes and can be done from your mobile phone, tablet, or computer. Click here to see which plan(s) you qualify for!

Pet Insurance

We recommend pet insurance, period. We feel that it is important for all pets to have pet insurance for those unexpected events. However, it is important for you to do your homework on the insurance providers and the coverage they offer. Pay special attention to details such as breed exclusions, deductibles, and coverage limits.


Trupanion’s policies cover surgeries, diagnostic tests, medications, treatments, and hospital stays if your pet gets sick or injured. For the veterinary treatment your pet may need, we’ll be there to pay 90% of the eligible bill. Click here to get a quote now.


Petplan is consistently recognized as a top-rated pet insurance provider and is recommended by pet owners, veterinarians, and pedigree pet breeders worldwide. Petplan is proud to offer coverage for congenital, hereditary, and chronic conditions as standard. Click here to get a quote now.


Get to know us!

Our team is more like a family. We work hard to ensure that your family has a positive experience during every single visit.