VetCor Welcomes Twelve New Practices

VetCor Welcomes Twelve New Practices

December 20, 2022

We are thrilled to have twelve amazing practices join our growing network. Please give a warm VetCor family welcome to the following hospitals:

  • Animal and Bird Clinic of Mission Viejo, Mission Viejo, CA
  • Castro Animal Hospital, San Francisco, CA 
  • Polk Street Animal Hospital, San Francisco, CA
  • Sierra Pet Clinic, Truckee, CA
  • Jacksonville Community Pet Clinics (Beaches), Jacksonville, FL
  • Jacksonville Community Pet Clinics (Westside), Jacksonville, FL
  • New Tampa Animal Hospital, Lutz, FL
  • SeaPort Veterinary Hospital, Gloucester, MA
  • Lake Shore Pet Hospital, Pasadena, MD
  • Springboro Veterinary Hospital and Pet Center, Springboro, OH
  • Always Compassionate Veterinary Care, Pittsburg, PA
  • Companion Animal Hospital, Waller, TX

 Animal and Bird Clinic of Mission Viejo, Mission Viejo, CA
Animal and Bird Clinic of Mission Viejo was established in 1975 as the city’s first veterinary clinic. Located on the corner of Mission Viejo’s iconic Christmas tree square, the practice is a full-service veterinary medical facility with a high-level team that provides care to dogs, cats, birds, iguanas, chameleons, snakes, tortoises, turtles, mice, rats, ferrets, frogs, hamsters, chinchillas, rabbits, guinea pigs, goats, pigs and more!

 Castro Animal Hospital & Polk Street Animal Hospital, San Francisco, CA
Castro Animal Hospital and Polk Street Animal Hospital are located minutes apart in the booming city of San Francisco, CA. One of the city’s long-standing hospitals, Dr. Sarah Inman purchased it in 2019 and quickly made great strides. With Castro bursting at the seams, Dr. Inman opened Polk Street Animal Hospital two years later. Despite opening during COVID, the practice quickly became successful and has continued to grow. 

 Sierra Pet Clinic, Truckee, CA
Sierra Pet Clinic has been providing compassionate care to the animals of Truckee since 1985. They are a well-established and well-respected hospital that continues to provide comprehensive medical and surgical services with the same caring and warmth for which they have been known over the last three decades. Sierra Pet Clinic aims to provide the best care possible to keep patients happy and healthy so pets and their owners will have many long and satisfying years together.

 Jacksonville Community Pet Clinics (Beaches & Westside), Jacksonville, FL
Founded in 2009 as a mobile pet clinic, Jacksonville Community Pet Clinics prospered by providing convenient, high-quality veterinary services to an underserved market of people for whom traditional vets were not affordable. In 2011, the first brick-and-mortar location was opened, followed by another location (Beaches) in 2013. Purchased by Russ and Tina Lang in 2019, the goal for the new clinics was to provide a full range of veterinary services to well and sick dogs and cats throughout northeast Florida. 

 New Tampa Animal Hospital, Lutz, FL
Dr. Mara Ricci opened New Tampa Animal Hospital in 2008. The practice provides full-service veterinary care ranging from wellness visits and vaccinations to advanced orthopedic and reconstructive surgeries. Their goal is to serve clients and patients by offering a range of medical, dermatological, and behavioral treatment options, and offering referrals as needed to top area specialists.

 SeaPort Veterinary Hospital, Gloucester, MA
 SeaPort Veterinary Hospital is a state-of-the-art facility that provides comprehensive medical, surgical, and dental health care for dogs, cats, and exotic pets. Their mission is to deliver high-quality veterinary care with an emphasis on respect and compassion for their patients and clients. The hospital has a modern surgery suite, in-house laboratory and pharmacy, ultrasound, digital and dental radiography systems, and telemedicine technology (for direct access to veterinary specialists). The team at Seaport Veterinary Hospital is committed to providing a warm, friendly atmosphere for clients and their pets.


 Lake Shore Pet Hospital, Pasadena, MD
Lake Shore Pet Hospital is an AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital that treats every patient like family. The practice takes great satisfaction in giving back to and developing strong bonds with the communities they serve, including Pasadena, Riviera Beach, and Lake Shore. Through cooperation with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF), they formed the Friends of Lake Shore Pets charitable trust to help support senior citizens, veterans, or anyone who may be struggling to provide their pet with medical treatment. By offering preventative treatment plans, and maintaining the most up-to-date standards, Lake Shore Pet Hospital is committed to the community and veterinary excellence. 


 Springboro Veterinary Hospital and Pet Center, Springboro, OH
 Dr. Gary Beall opened Springboro Veterinary Hospital and Pet Center alongside his wife Julie. The practice has been a staple of the community ever since. In 2018, Dr. Gary’s son, Dr. Chip, graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and joined the practice. The family-run practice focuses on the human-pet bond and understands the love between people and their pets. They also understand the love between a veterinary hospital and their local community and pride themselves on being known as a “hometown vet!"


 Always Compassionate Veterinary Care, Pittsburg, PA
Dr. Kimberly Werner purchased a small practice in 2004 and turned it into what is now Always Compassionate Veterinary Care. Barbara Hull is not only the Hospital Manager, she is also a founding member of the practice and has been by Dr. Werner's side since 2004. Always Compassionate Veterinary Care provides a wide variety of general medical, surgical and preventative health care services to their clients. The team strives to create a family atmosphere where they treat each pet as if it were their own.

 Companion Animal Hospital of Waller, Waller, TX
Companion Animal Hospital of Waller has served the northwest suburbs of Houston since 2008. Dr. Jason McFarland and his wife Dr. Michelle McFarland have built a team that is more like family than anything else. Companion Animal Hospital of Waller desires to be a productive and valued member of the community by providing exemplary veterinary medical and surgical care for pets. The team utilizes the most current information and techniques, without forgetting that compassion is an essential component of the healing process for patients and clients.

We are grateful to have these paw-some practices join the VetCor network!