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Best Veterinarians in Newport Beach, CA

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Newport Beach Veterinarians on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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2900 S Coast Hwy., Laguna Beach, CA 92651

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5.0 (73)
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5.0 (19)

Why choose this provider?

We are a small animal holistic veterinary practice that offers the best of both conventional medical therapy and holistic veterinary therapy. Some of our holistic treatments include acupuncture, chiropractic, homeopathy, herbal therapy, nutritional therapy, therapeutic laser, stem cells, Prp, prolotherapy, alternative cancer treatments, vaccination titers, and holistic vaccinations.

Huntington Beach, CA 92646

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4.5 (134)

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Hamilton Animal Hospital serves the people of Huntington Beach, California and the surrounding areas. Established in the 1970s, their services include general services, medical services, surgery, dentistry, boarding, and grooming. Their expert physicians, Dr. Love, Dr. Greenwood, Dr. Alkofer, and Dr. Landesfeind have years of veterinary experience and they pride themselves on the practice of first class care.

Costa Mesa, CA 92627

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4.0 (169)
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5.0 (19)

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Newport Harbor Animal Hospital in Costa Mesa, California is one of Orange County's oldest animal hospitals serving the pet health care needs of Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Irvine and the surrounding cities since 1947. Their services include annual wellness exams, reproductive services, surgery, dental, pediatrics, radiology, cardiology, and more. They are AAHA Accredited, The Standard of Veterinary Excellence.

Costa Mesa, CA 92627

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4.5 (251)
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5.0 (84)

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All Creatures Care Cottage Veterinary Hospital in Costa Mesa, California has been servicing families for more than 30 years. They offer a wide range of services including spays and neuters, surgery, boarding, dental health, medicated baths, prescriptions and preventative care, vaccines, diagnostics, and more. They also provide assistance in the case of medical emergencies.

Huntington Beach, CA 92648

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4.0 (188)
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4.8 (15)

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Huntington Beach Veterinary Hospital was established in 1956 and is one of the first animal hospitals in the city. They are dedicated to serving all Orange County residents. Their services include pet ID microchip, worry-free pet boarding, dentistry, surgery, cardiology, radiology, dermatology, and more. Their staff and doctors are committed to ensuring that their loving pets receive the utmost treatment and care.

Corona Del Mar, CA 92625

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4.0 (62)

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Corona del Mar Animal Hospital is a veterinary hospital located in Corona del Mar, California. The owner Dr. Randall Aten founded the hospital in 1992 and he has been practicing in the Newport Beach area since 1987. Dr. Randall Aten makes sure that each animal receives the same care he gives to his own pets. Their services include medical and surgery, bathing and grooming, dentistry, nutrition, K-laser and laboratory, and boarding.

Compare our Top Veterinarians

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Arch Beach Veterinary Clinic
2900 S Coast Hwy., Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Hamilton Animal Hospital
Huntington Beach, CA 92646
Newport Harbor Animal Hospital
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
All Creatures Care Cottage Veterinary Hospital
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Huntington Beach Veterinary Hospital
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Corona del Mar Animal Hospital
Corona Del Mar, CA 92625

FAQs

  • Introduction

    If you're a pet owner, you're probably familiar with companion animal veterinarians. This type of vet is a general practitioner who provides preventative care, diagnosis, treatments, and surgical services for dogs, cats, and other common pets. Some vets specialize in the care of exotic animals, including birds, reptiles, amphibians, and pocket pets. There are veterinarians for livestock and large animals, too. These vets focus on providing care for cattle, horses, pigs, and other animals on the farm.

    Veterinarians can choose to specialize in areas such as nutrition, oncology, cardiology, and many others. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) currently recognizes more than 40 fields of study and 22 veterinary specialist organizations nationwide.
  • How often should I bring my pet in for an exam?

    This depends on the age of your pet. Ideally, puppies should have their first vet visit between six to eight weeks old, and kittens should see the vet within one week of bringing them home. Healthy adult animals need a checkup once per year. Vets recommend two exams per year for senior pets (age 10 and up).

  • What are the benefits of having my pet spayed or neutered?

    Aside from preventing unwanted pregnancy, sterilization has other benefits for pets. Spayed females won't go into heat, and they have a lower risk of developing ovarian cancer and mammary gland tumors. Neutering males reduces aggressive behavior, territorial marking, and roaming urges. It also eliminates the possibility of testicular cancer and can reduce the chance of prostate disease.

  • Should my pet be on heartworm medication?

    Dogs are very commonly affected by heartworm disease, so they should be on medication to prevent it all year long. Heartworm preventatives are available as topical “spot-on” medications, monthly chewable pills, and injections that are given every six to 12 months. Heartworms are less common in cats, but preventative medication is still recommended.

  • How often should my pets be vaccinated?

    In general, puppies and kittens need several types of vaccines every three to four weeks until they're 16 weeks old. Depending on the vaccine, your pet might need a booster shot every one to three years. Pets that are indoors-only may require fewer and less frequent vaccinations.

  • Are you supposed to brush your dog’s or cat’s teeth?

    Poor oral hygiene can lead to dental disease in animals as young as two to three years of age. To help prevent this, vets recommend that you brush your pet's teeth at least two to three times a week. Dogs and cats should also have a professional dental cleaning once per year.

  • Is it safe for my cat or dog to be vegan?

    According to the ASPCA, cats need a diet that's high in protein and taurine, which can only be found in meat and other animal products. They also struggle to digest carbohydrates from plants. Dogs can eat plants, but it's difficult to provide adequate nutrition for them on a vegan diet.