At VCA Main Street Animal Hospital we help pets live long, healthy and happy lives. We deliver the best medical care for pets and the best experience for pet owners.
Serving Downtown San Diego, Coronado, Bario Logan and National City, our veterinarians, technicians and pet-friendly support staff are trained to the highest standards. Their thorough knowledge of the latest procedures and medicines ensures that our patients receive the best in prevention and healing care.
A Wealth of Veterinary Experience at Your Service since 1927!
Looking for the convenience of a vet hospital close to downtown San Diego? Our vet clinic is near downtown San Diego and Coronado, easily accessible from the 5 and 15, and has abundant off-street parking. We’re open on Sunday to provide the best care for your pet and look forward to welcoming you, and your pets. We also have numerous staff that can assist you in Spanish.
Our services include preventive wellness and sick care, early disease detection and vaccines, parasite control, internal medicine, laser therapy, spay and neuter, dentistry, digital x-rays, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, micro-chipping, along with various Wellness Plans for pets of all ages and Home Delivery Services. We carry a variety of pet food like Hill's and Royal Canin Prescription Diets.
We are also the exclusive vet for the San Diego Police Department, California Highway Patrol, National City Police Department, Bureau of Land Management, Department of Parks and Recreation and San Diego Unified School District Police Department. We have a close relationship with the City of San Diego SPCA, Animal Humane Society, Southern California German Shepherd Rescue, Baja Rescue and PAWS of Coronado.
VCA Main Street Animal Hospital is also an AAHA (American Animal Hospitals Association) accredited hospital since 1954, making us one of the finest hospitals in the industry. Established in 1933 by veterinary leaders, AAHA sets “The Standard in Veterinary Medicine” by helping other veterinary professionals effectively deliver the best in animal care.
Being an AAHA-accredited hospital means that we are evaluated on approximately 900 standards of veterinary excellence every three years. These standards address a variety of issues related to both patient care and the facility, including exam facilities, dental care, diagnostic imaging, and cleanliness.
Ask us about CareClub, the comprehensive wellness plan with easy affordable monthly payments.
Everyone on our staff believes that the better we get to know you and your pets, the better we can provide the best possible health care for them. In fact, when you come in, you'll see exactly why our veterinarians are praised for their kind and thorough care. In every case, you'll be served by experienced, knowledgeable members of our staff.
The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) sets the standard for quality veterinary care for companion animals. As an accredited hospital, we voluntarily uphold the Association's high standards in 18 different areas and are routinely evaluated on over 900 different standards of veterinary care. Not all animal hospitals are accredited, and we are proud to be amongst only 12-15% of veterinary hospitals that hold this honor.
We harness the scale and strength of our global network while acknowledging each individual's contribution. We work locally to improve the lives of all who interact with our brand.
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Southern California German Shepherd Rescue
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