Providing Emergency & Specialty Veterinary Care in North County

The Veterinary Specialty Hospital of North County brings a positive impact to the lives of beloved pets and their devoted owners. Since 1990, we have stood as the premier, internationally renowned veterinary specialty hub in the North County region. Our distinguished specialists offer exceptional care and service, leveraging cutting-edge technology to ensure top-tier veterinary support.

Get in Line for the ER

Get in Line for the ER

Stable, and non-critical Patients: Get in line for the ER online and wait at home. We'll give you an estimated visit time and text you if anything changes.

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Client Registration Form

Client Registration Form

Please take a moment to fill out and submit this client registration form in advance of your upcoming appointment. Thank you.

Client Registration Form
Client Portal

Client Portal

Access your pet’s records in real time! View your pet’s medical record, prescriptions, medications and more. Set up your pet’s account today!

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Online Appointments

Online Appointments

Book an appointment online: Complete and submit the following form. We will book your appointment and confirm it by email.

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Referral Forms & Veterinary Portal

Referral Forms & Veterinary Portal

For Veterinarians: Submit referral forms, see updated medical summaries, lab results, and prescribed medications in real time for our mutual patients.

Referral Forms
We're Hiring!

We're Hiring!

There is so much more to VSH North County. We hope you’ll contact us for more information about employment opportunities.

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Highlights of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Options Please contact us if you are seeking a service or treatment not listed here

Digital Radiography
Ultrasound: Abdomen, Cardiac, Thoracic, Musculoskeletal
Video Scoping: Cystoscopy, Endoscopy, Rhinoscopy, and more
Transfusion Medicine
Minimally Invasive Surgery: Arthroscopy, Laparoscopy, Thoracoscopy
Veterinary Oncological Surgery
Echocardiogram & Electrocardiogram (ECG)
Electromyography (EMG)
BAER testing for hearing loss
Spinal Tap
Physical Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine
Integrative Medicine: Acupuncture and more
Oxygen Therapy

We are an AAHA Certified Hospital
The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is the only organization that accredits veterinary practices in the United States and Canada. Practices that accept the challenge of accreditation are evaluated on stringent quality standards that encompass all aspects of veterinary medicine—from pain management and patient care to team training and medical record keeping.

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