Cayuga Pet Hospital

At Cayuga Pet Hospital we are dedicated to providing the ultimate in veterinary care. We are a hospital filled with people who love what they do, constantly striving to provide excellence in our service. As a small animal clinic, we are committed to providing the best individualized, comprehensive, and compassionate care from birth through the golden years.  Our clinic is a full service veterinary hospital. From preventative care to basic orthopedic repairs and dental care, all of our services are provided with the utmost sensitivity for your pet. The safety and comfort of your pet is our biggest concern. Located in Ithaca, NY, we treat dogs, cats, rabbits, ferrets and many other exotic species.

We maintain a warm, welcoming atmosphere and enjoy getting to know our clients as well as their pets.Please feel free to call or email us with any questions - our friendly staff is always happy to help.

In an emergency please call 607-257-8401 and you will be transferred to the doctor on call.
  • 2442 North Triphammer Rd.
  • Ithaca,NY 14850
  • Phone: (607) 257-8401
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  • Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
  • Sat: Telemedicine - please call
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hours Emergency:
  • 607-257-8401
  • Bonnie L. Muffoletto, DVM - Owner

    Dr Bonnie grew up in western New York and is a 1992 graduate of Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine.  After practicing elsewhere in the area, she purchased Cayuga Pet Hospital. In addition to general small animal medicine and surgery, she specializes in basic orthopedic repairs and exotics.
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1992
    Degree in Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
    Small Animal Medicine, Orthopedic Repairs and Exotics
  • Rebecca Wood, VMD

    Rebecca was born and raised in a very small town in western New York.  After high school, she attended Cornell University and earned her BS in Animal Science.  Then she relocated to Philadelphia where she attended the veterinary school at the University of Pennsylvania and then practiced in the Philadelphia region for the past 6 years.  Though the great city of Philadelphia was exciting, she is happy to be back in Ithaca and call it home.

    Rebecca’s veterinary interests include preventative medicine, soft tissue surgery and dentistry.  She has a soft spot for small dogs and fancy cats, but loves furry creatures of all types.

    Rebecca shares her home with her husband, a fellow veterinarian, her sons Forrest and Orion, and their one dog: an Old English Sheepdog named “Pollyanna”.  In her spare time, Rebecca enjoys hiking, cooking, bird watching and photography.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
    BS in Animal Science Cornell University, Doctorate of Veterinary medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Cooking, Hiking, Bird Watching, Photography
  • Sue

    Sue joined us as a technician in the summer of 2013. She grew up on a small dairy farm in the Catskills and has worked at various mixed animal practices in New Mexico, Idaho and Indiana as well as New York. Her husband is a dairy veterinarian and they share their home with 4 cats. For relaxation you can find Sue gardening, sewing, hiking, biking, skiing and kayaking as well as being a “crazy cat lady”.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1983
    Licensed Veterinary Technician
  • Carlyne

    Carlyne is our Office Manager. She joined us in 2005 and brightens the days of our clients and staff with her smile and personality. She enjoys fly-ball with her dog, Otter, photography, and learning about veterinary medicine.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2005
  • Nicki

    Nicki is one of our Client Service Specialists and joined us in June 2017. She has worked in veterinary clinics for the past 20 years. She enjoys spending time with her many animals and she loves traveling. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1998
  • Liz

    Liz is a Veterinary Assistant who joined us in 2013. She contributes her hard work, dedication, and love of all animals to the practice.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2013
  • Natalie

    Natalie has a bachelor's degree in Animal Science from UC Davis and moved from California with her family to settle in the Ithaca area. She has been working with animals since she was 16 and been in hospital settings since 18. When she's not at work or in class, she spends time hiking, hunting or just having fun adventures in the great outdoors with her spunky 2 year old shepherd.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2018
    UC Davis
  • Alex

    Alex is our Practice Manager.  She spends her free time caring for her cats, dog, chickens, cows, and fostering kittens.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
  • Deanna

    Deanna has been a veterinary assistant with Cayuga Pet Hospital since the fall of 2019. She graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors Degree in Animal Science and a Dance minor. She loves birds and other reptiles and shares a home with all sorts of critters. When she’s not at the hospital, she can be found dancing, drawing, and looking for snakes and turkey vultures. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 24, 2020
    Bachelors Degree in Animal Science
    dancing, drawing and playing with birds
  • Megan

    Megan has been working at Cayuga Pet Hospital as a veterinary assistant since May of 2019. She currently attends Cornell University as an Animal Science major and has a graduation date of May 2020. She plans on taking a gap year before applying to veterinary school. Before transferring to Cornell as a sophomore, she attended Mohawk Valley Community College for a year and continued her role working as a veterinary assistant at the Waterville Veterinary Clinic. All throughout her secondary education and into college, she played the saxophone in jazz band and marching band. and mallet instruments in the indoor Drumlin. She currently owns 3 kittens named Nike, Rosebud, and Darwin.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 25, 2020
  • Callie and Isabelle

    Callie and Isabelle are the resident cats here at Cayuga Pet Hospital and they are very friendly, lazy, very spoiled and well cared for, so don't worry if you see them walking around.