VCA El Rancho Animal Hospital
41670 Winchester Road, Suite B, Temecula, CA, 92590
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Welcome! We are located in the Temecula Valley on the corner Jefferson and Winchester Road, next to Farmer Boys, about 1 mile from the 15 freeway (I-15), VCA El Rancho is a friendly, comfortable, state of the art , full medical service AAHA accredited veterinary hospital. Our caring and skilled veterinarians provide well pet and sick pet services, for puppies & kittens, adult dogs & cats, and senior pets. Our services include physical exams, vaccines, including weekly Preventative Care vaccine Clinics; spay, neuter, and pet dental care; surgeries, hospitalization, digital x-ray, ultrasound, & laboratory testing. We carry Hill's Science & Prescription Diets, Royal Canin therapeutic pet food, and a variety of treats. We work closely with several local rescue groups and animal shelters including Animal Friends of the Valley (AFV), San Diego Humane Society, Temecula Kennel Club, A.R.K, Boston Buddies, Baja Rescue, and Luxx’s Paw Rescue.
The friendly, professional staff at VCA El Rancho Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission the hospital team relies on several individuals, where each team member is equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.
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At VCA Animal Hospitals, your pet's health is our top priority, provided through high-quality, professional care and genuine personal service. We pledge to instill client trust and confidence that your pet will always receive compassionate, gentle care, as well as the highest standard of veterinary medical service available. We pledge to provide the finest personal service and facilities for you, our clients and your special pets.
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