We’re committed to keeping clients and staff safe during COVID-19 with NEW admittance and check-out processes. Learn more.

Hours & Information

Regular Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Dog Hospital Hours:

Mon-Fri: 7am-7pm Appointments start at 9am
Sat: 8am-7pm Appointments start at 9am
Sun: 8am-5pm Appointments start at 8:30am

Cat Hospital Hours:

Mon-Fri: 7am-6pm Appointments start at 9am
Sat: 8am-5pm Appointments start at 9am

Appointments preferred!  Additional fees may apply to walk-in appointments!


Any pet scheduled for surgery should be dropped off between the hours of 7am-8am on the day of surgery.

Pet Resort and Grooming Hours:

Mon-Fri: 7am-6pm
Sat: 8am-6pm
Sun: 10am-6pm


Any pet scheduled for grooming should be dropped off at the Pet Resort between the hours of:
Mon-Fri 7am-9am, Sat. 8am-9am and Sun. from 9am-10am

In an Emergency

In the event of a pet emergency during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have a pet emergency after business hours, please contact:

Iowa Veterinary Specialties - (512) 280-3100
6110 Creston Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50321

Bluepearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital- (515) 727-4872
4631 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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