Welcome to Ramtown Animal Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Howell NJ
Call us at (732) 836-9500

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (732) 836-9500!


If you live in Howell or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Joseph P Fenton is a licensed NJ veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Ramtown Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Joseph P Fenton has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (732) 836-9500 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Howell office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Howell pet owners.

At Ramtown Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Joseph P Fenton
Howell Veterinarian | Ramtown Animal Hospital | (732) 836-9500

6 Ramtown Greenville Rd
Howell, NJ 07731


$25 off First Visit For New Clients

  • Dr.
    Joseph P. Fenton
    Chief Veterinarian
    Education: BA, MS, DVM ~ Purdue University, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Regina (Gina) Neuhaus CVT
    Head Technician, Practice Manager
    Gina has worked as a Veterinary Technician for over thirty years. She was the Lead Surgical Nurse at a prestigious Manhattan veterinary practice for five years and the Head Technician at a multi doctor veterinary practice in northern NJ for three years before joining Ramtown Animal Hospital as our Head Technician in March 1999. She has recently added the title of Practice Manager to her list of duties here.
  • Kristen W
    Vet Assistant
    Kristen has been a Vet Assistant with us since December 2015. She's a hard worker and our patients love her.


  • "I've been working with Dr. Fenton and his staff for several years helping to place unwanted dogs and pups. Everyone has been great and together we have saved dozens of lives!!! I look forward to working with him again!"
    Gail T.
  • "Dr.Fenton is the most thorough and caring veterinarian I have ever been to. All the staff at Ramtown Animal Hospital have been attentive and warm every time I have been there. They treat my dog, Lady, like she is one of their family members."
    Phil M.
  • "Love them!!!!! Dr Fenton is very knowledgeable and practical! Does not overcharge like some bigger hospitals Very reasonable!!!!"
    Gayanne F.
  • "I highly recommend Ramtown Animal Hospital. I have brought all my animals to them for 29 years now. The whole staff shows compassion, kindness and patience. They are informative and take the time to get to know my pets and myself. What more can I ask!"
    Lisa M.
  • "Been going to Ramtown animal hospital for 13 yrs with our dogs . Dr. Fenton and his staff are the best . Recently our dog kisses was very sick with a infection in her uterus her life was on the line. Dr Fenton diagnose her disease . If you are a animal lover you know that your animal is like a child to you and your family . Dr Fenton and his tech came in on his day off to do a life saving surgery and today Monday our dog kisses is up wagging her tail and eating like a champ again. We can't say enough about what good hearted Veternerian Dr Fenton is. Thank you Ramtown animal hospital for saving our KISSSES !!!!!"
    Joseph D.

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