Picking the Perfect Vet for Your Pet

Ensure vet and staff are caring, patient and communicate clearly about your pet's health.  

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Search for 5+ years of experience, specifically with your pet's breed or medical conditions.  


Clean exam rooms, labs, treatment areas indicate quality care and infection control.

Hospital Facilities  

Match office hours and on-call policies to your schedule needs for regular and urgent vet access.

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Ask about integrated care using conventional and alternative treatments tailored to your pet.  

Treatment Philosophy  

Board certified vets complete 3+ years of advanced study and exams in a specialty.


Understand full costs - exams, diagnostics, treatment plans – and payment options.   


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