Welcome to Ambassador Veterinary Hospital

At Ambassador Veterinary Hospital, we take great pride in providing quality veterinary care for your furry best friend! Your pet will be welcomed and cared for by compassionate, dedicated, and responsible pet health professionals. With over 75 years of continuous practice, Ambassador Veterinary Hospital has been offering small animal veterinary services to Hudson and Bergen County areas.


Ambassador Veterinary Hospital offers private practice and innovational specialty care services to the pets of Union City, NJ. Dr. A. H Kleinfeld opened Ambassador Veterinary Hospital as a full-service hospital in 1938, caring for companion animals. His goal was to provide high standard of veterinary care and personalized service. In 1997, Dr. Krish Manoharan took over the veteran practice, and has been a staple of Union City’s animal care for the last 20 years.


So, what makes us so special? With over 35 years of clinical experience, Dr. Manoharan is happy to help you and your pet with their various veterinary needs. Dr. Manoharan and his staff are ready to assist in keeping your pet healthy by emphasizing preventative care and thorough annual examinations. With every visit, you will face experienced, knowledgeable members of our staff. Our veterinarians, technicians, and other pet personnel are trained to the highest of standards. Dr. Manoharan’s knowledge of the latest veterinary procedures ensures your pets are getting the best services.

Photo From the Union City Opening
Feb, 2nd 1938

We have recently expanded and remodeled to further accommodate our growing practice. We offer a relaxing and welcoming setting, where our priority is to provide superior medical and surgical care for your pets in an efficient manner. Our team of veterinary professionals and staff are a group of highly qualified individuals who strive to keep you informed of the latest changes in preventative health and treatment for your pets. Our hospital offers and encourages Preventative Medicine Services. As pets age, they face increased problems with diseases like cancer, diabetes, and unexplained weight loss. Our goal is to identify, diagnose, and treat sooner to maintain healthy animals and better outcomes!


Dr. Krish Manoharan, originally from Madras, India, made Union City, NJ his home in 1995. He is a member of the AVMA and NJVMA. Dr. Manoharan began his career as an attending veterinarian at the Popcorn Park Zoo companion animal clinic in Forked River, NJ. Thereafter, he practiced veterinary medicine at Bree’s Animal Hospital in Philadelphia.


In 1997, Dr. Manoharan became the chief veterinarian at Ambassador Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Mano has practiced in Union City, NJ for the last 22 years.  His experience during this time include working in shelter medicine, exotics, and as a general practitioner in small animal medicine and surgery. Currently, Dr. Mano’s primary interests at Ambassador Veterinary Hospital include soft tissue surgery and dentistry. Dr. Mano forms strong bonds with his patients and their owners. He truly treats every pet like it is his own.


On December 31st, 2013, an electrical fire caused significant damage to the Ambassador Veterinary Hospital. While renovations are underway, the hospital has relocated to 3405 Park Avenue, Union City NJ. The original location at 3714 Kennedy Blvd is expected to reopen during Summer 2017.










9am - 12pm  |  4pm - 7pm

9am - 12pm  |  4pm - 7pm

9am - 12pm  |  4pm - 7pm

9am - 12pm  |  4pm - 7pm

9am - 12pm  |  4pm - 7pm

9am - 1pm

9am - 1pm

Other Hours by Appointment |

House Call availability

Other Hours by Appointment

Email: clearheatvision@gmail.com

Monday - Friday

9 am - 12 pm

 4 pm - 7 pm


Saturday - Sunday

9 am - 1 pm

Welcome to Ambassador Veterinary Hospital