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VCA Encina Veterinary Medical Center

2803 Ygnacio Valley Road, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598

Primary Care

Hospital Phone Number 925-937-5000
  • Open

  • Mon-Fri:

    Open 24 hours

  • Sat:

    Open 24 hours

  • Sun:

    Open 24 hours

Other Hospital Hours

Open 24/7 for urgent and emergency care; appointments for wellness care or specialty available Monday-Saturday.

Specialty Care

Hospital Phone Number 925-937-5000
  • Open

  • Mon-Sun:

    Open 24 hours

Other Hospital Hours

Open 24 hours a day for emergency. Scheduled appointments in general practice and specialty departments, Monday - Saturday, hours vary.

Caring for pets... and their people, too.

We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for your pet emergencies!

Our caring and compassionate team of extensively trained patient care team and doctors, work effortlessly together to keep your pet comfortable while in our care. We treat your pets as if they were our own, and we treat you as if you were family.

Working together closely with your family veterinarian, we can help ensure your pet gets the very best of care. Our specialists are experts in their specialty and use their skills and knowledge to help each and every one of our patients. As a team of veterinary professionals, we pride ourselves in being your veterinarians top choice.

Our diagnostic equipment helps formulate an accurate diagnosis which leads to a more beneficial treatment plan with the best outcome possible. Our state-of-the-art facility is home to an in-house laboratory, in-house-pharmacy, CT scanner, ultrasound and echocardiogram, digital x-rays, dual surgical suite and endoscopy. Along with our wonderful team of technicians, our doctors have everything they need to provide your pet the very best in specialized veterinary care.

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Primary Care

We're your pet's family doctor, so whether it's checkups, time for shots, well puppy or well kitten exams or advice on anything else, we'll spend the time to make sure both you and your pet are happy and healthy. What could be more important?
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Specialty Care

Our specially-trained Veterinarians use some of the most advanced available technologies to treat your pet in specialties including Oncology, Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology, and Surgery. And if it's outside of our expertise, we'll help you find a specialist.

Our Pledge to You and Your Pet

Where your pet’s health is our top priority
and excellent service is our goal.

Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional team at our animal hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission and life's work to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on many individuals; each team member is equally important in helping us deliver the best experience for both you and your pet.  And if things get complicated, we are fortunate to have access to...

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VCA Charities' Pennies for Pets

VCA Charities is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that directly helps pets in need. Through its 32 Pet Food Pantry locations in 18 states, VCA Charities has helped to provide over 2 million pet food meals to pets in need. VCA Charities also provides free veterinary services, medication, and annual funding to over 100 humane societies, animal rescues, animal shelters, and service dog organizations across the country.

VCA Charities recently raised over $565,000 through the Pennies for Pets Program. Donations are always welcome at participating VCA Animal Hospitals or online at vcacharities.org.

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Client Programs

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