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Our Doctors

Dr. Chet Paluchowski
Hunterdon Hills Animal Hospital - Dr. Chet Paluchowski

Dr. Chet Paluchowski was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey. While attending The Ohio State University, he studied nutrition and food science as an undergraduate, attaining his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 1982. Dr. Chet has been with Hunterdon Hills Animal Hospital since moving to the area in 1995. Because of his strong interest in Eastern Medicine, Meditation, and the Martial Arts, Dr. Chet felt that it was important to offer the healing powers of Acupuncture to his patients. In 2000, he completed his formal training with the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society. His other practice emphases are internal medicine, dentistry, and oncology/chemotherapy.


Dr. Chet lives in Readington Township with his wife, Diane, and his daughters Tatiana and Valentina. His son Dan and wife Erin live in Maryland. Furry friends include “Daisy Mae”, a golden retriever, and four cats; “Mittens”,”Chubsy”, “Striper”, “Elvis”.


Outside of Veterinary Medicine he loves to spend his time outdoors either sailing, skiing, or motorcycling.

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