Rau Animal Hospital:
2135 Jenkintown Road
Glenside, PA 19038
Fax: 215-884-8851
Mon - Fri: 8am - 9:30pm
Sat: 8am - 4pm
Sun: 8am - 3pm
Here at Rau Animal Hospital, it is our passion and privilege to be the guardian of your pet’s healthcare. As your trusted advisor, it is also our responsibility to keep you appraised of any potential threats to your animal’s welfare.
Please visit Prevent the Spread of Dog Flu to learn about how to protect your pets and to get the latest information about dog flu outbreaks. Our latest COVID-19 update can be found HERE.

Dr. Michael Messina, VMD

Associate Veterinarian
pet health

Veterinary Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Areas of Special Interest:
Exotic Pet Medicine
Soft Tissue Surgery
Fear Free Practice

Dr. Messina completed his rotation internship at VCA South Shore in Weymouth, Massachussetts, and practiced general and emergency medicine prior to joining the team at Rau. Originally from Philadelphia, Dr. Messina now resides in Wyncote with his wife, Emilie, and their Norwegian Buhund - Freya. He enjoys cooking, reading, hiking, playing the violin, and disc golf in his free time.