When it comes to caring for your pet, we know that there’s nothing you wouldn’t do to ensure they get the best possible veterinary care. But we also know that it can be hard to sift through the endless amounts of information available on the Internet to find the best provider in the area. That’s why we’ve done the research for you. Whether you’re new to Phoenix, new to pet ownership, or just looking to make a change, Fauna Care has got you covered. Here are the nine best veterinarians in the Phoenix metro area.
4022 East Greenway Road, Ste 7
Phoenix, AZ 85032
All Creatures Animal Clinic is accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association, an honor only bestowed on 12 percent of small veterinary practices in the United States. Founded in 1987 by Dr. Ingram, the clinic services all kinds of pets, including exotic animals. Their online portal makes it easy to schedule an appointment online, and clients can also download forms online beforehand ahead of time to save time at your appointment. If you have a good experience there, you can also send your “Pet Pics” to them to be featured on their website!
When looking at reviews by past clients, it’s obvious that the clinic provides expert service deserving of praise. One client says: “All Creatures Animal Clinic has superior customer service. The front office, vet techs, and the vet we met with, Dr. Ingram, were professional and kind. You can tell they truly care about animals and are not in the business of suggesting additional services to make more money.”
3220 E Baseline Rd #113
Phoenix, AZ 85042
The Phoenix Veterinary Center staff have a passion for preventative health care—not just checking on your pet’s wellness once a year, but ensuring that they stay healthy year-round.
New and returning clients can request an appointment online or call the office. And, if the center doesn’t provide a service that you or your pet need, no need to worry. They have two sister hospitals in the area, University Animal Hospital and Laveen Veterinary Center, that can help you should you need another service for your pet.
With their motto “Care.Compassion.Communication,” Phoenix Veterinary Center certainly has a loyal client base. Many pet owners have taken to the Internet to express their gratitude. One reviewer writes: “I have always considered my animals as members of my family and now I have found a vet that treats them that way too. Love this place!! Very caring and knowledgeable staff. Would recommend highly.”
4727 East Cactus Rd. Suite 124
Phoenix, AZ 85032
Founded in 2011, Phoenix Mountain Animal Hospital hasn’t been around very long but it’s certainly built up a reputation in the time it has. The team prides itself on not just caring for pets but building relationships with pet owners as well. As a client, you can access your pet’s medical information through a “Pet Portal” on their website at any time. Additionally, new pet owners who adopt from a local shelter called “Home ‘Fur’ Good” are qualified for free exams at the clinic. Interested in making an appointment? Just head over to their website to download the new client form!
Past and current clients absolutely rave about the hospital’s main veterinarian Dr. Kanarish. One pet owner writes: “Dr. Kanarish is incredibly knowledgeable and great at answering questions. He's a good communicator and can explain the choices he makes and what the different options are, and I really appreciate his perspective.”
11445 E Via Linda Suite #10
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
Animal Clinic Del Rancho is another favorite of pet owners in the Phoenix metro area. Their facilities, which you can view online, are more than adequate, and their website is chock full of informational resources for pet owners. You can download and submit forms online at your convenience or wait until your appointment to do so. They even have an app to request appointments and stay up to date on hospital news! First-time visitors get $10 off their first “get an acquainted exam.”
With all the admiring reviews from past clients, this animal hospital definitely deserves its five-star rating. Clients rave about their experiences, citing that the team really attends to their questions and concerns. One happy customer wrote: “They are kind, caring and the office is full of positive energy. Perhaps most importantly, THEY LISTEN! If you go here with your pet, they will become your vet, guaranteed.”
18291 N Pima Rd Ste A100
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
As a family-owned full-service veterinary hospital, Scottsdale Animal Healthcare prioritizes specializes in patient relationships. The clinic is open Sunday through Friday with a special phone number for after-hours emergencies. Their website seeks to keep pet owners up to date with the latest threats to pets in the Phoenix metro area. Through their portal, you are also able to view your pet’s medical records online as well as shop for pet supplies and medications.
According to reviewers, the Scottsdale Animal Healthcare team specializes in happy tails. One reviewer writes: “Very clean and professional facility. The staff is very friendly and they were very accommodating to my circumstances. The doctor was so nice and down to earth.”
814 North Hayden Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
Hayden Road Animal Hospital provides a variety of services to a variety of clients. The clinic is open six days a week by appointment. The hospital’s website hosts a lot of resources for new and current clients to put their minds at ease, including a virtual office tour and a Pet Health Library, where pet owners can browse scientific articles about caring for their pets rather than referring to Google. Besides veterinary care, the facility also provides animal boarding for when you go out of town without your furry friend.
With a five-star rating on Yelp, this animal hospital definitely has some loyal customers. Many clients remark how caring and passionate the veterinary team is. One reviewer writes: “Excellent doctors and staff (everyone was kind and caring) and I love the separate entrances and lobbies for cats and dogs. In addition, the services are reasonably priced. I would highly recommend Hayden Animal Hospital!”
18410 N. 19th Ave.Phoenix, AZ 85023
Union Hills Animal Hospital specializes in regular wellness appointments and urgent care. Open six days a week, you can book an appointment at the clinic online or by phone. If your pet is in need of emergency care after hours, you can still call the hospital to hear instructions on what to do. The team at Union Hills recommends a full physical exam once a year, which may include teeth cleaning depending on the animal. New patients should be sure to bring their medical history to the first appointment.
The hospital has outstanding reviews online, including their own site which features “petsimonials” from current and past clients. Many reviewers note that the staff really take their time with each animal, making sure not to rush them through the process. One client wrote: “The staff were friendly and helpful. The doctor even got down on the floor to check my pups so they wouldn't be nervous!”
3010 North 68th Street
Scottsdale, Arizona, 85251
The Kaibab Animal Hospital specializes in various types of care for your pet. The clinic is open seven days a week for appointments and emergency visits. The team encourages patients to come in every six months for a wellness checkup. New patients are required to fill out a registration form before requesting an appointment. This can either be done online or in-person by arriving ten minutes early.
They call themselves “the little clinic with a big heart,” and by the looks of the reviews, that’s no exaggeration. Many clients rave about the kindness and knowledge that the staff displays. One reviewer writes: “This is a vet that really treats your pet like family. Dr. Wildflower and her tech were the most caring, loving, and considerate veterinary service providers I have ever had the pleasure to visit.”
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