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We're pleased to offer the following services in our Turlock Veterinary Clinic:
Our appointment book is computerized which allows us to efficiently make appointments for you and your pet. Our receptionists and team will attempt to accommodate all requests to the best of our ability. We are open for scheduled appointments from:
Emergencies are accepted anytime our clinic is open. If you feel you have an emergency with your pet, please call us or come to the hospital immediately. If possible it is best to call before coming in so that a staff member can advise you on your particular emergency.
Our hospital offers surgery with state of the art equipment to insure your pet's visit is as safe as possible. Surgeries include but is not exclusive to routine spays and neuters. Our Doctors also perform many other types of surgeries when needed.
We are proud to have one of the only digital dental radiography units locally and with the additional education our technical staff and Doctor have with dentistry you can be assured that your pet's teeth will be getting state of the art care. See the 'Pet Dentistry' tab at the top of the home page for additional information.
We have a veterinarian and personnel on duty 6 days a week who are trained and equipped to handle any urgent care your pet has. Usually an emergency team consists of at least one veterinarian and several technicians working together to save a pet's life. If you ever feel that your pet needs emergency treatment do not hesitate to call or come in immediately. If possible it is best to call before coming in so that a team member can advise you on your particular emergency.
We are also available for urgent care when the condition is not life-threatening, but you feel your pet needs to be seen before you are able to get an appointment. Our veterinarians will work to "squeeze" you in between scheduled appointments. When you arrive, our receptionists will be able to give you an estimate on how long you may have to wait in order to be seen.
For After Hours emergencies please Contact:
Taylor ER at (209)669-8600.
Taylor ER is located at 1231 W. Taylor Rd. in Turlock.
Veterinary Emergency Clinic at (209)527-8844.
Veterinary Emergency Clinic is located at 1800 Prescott Road in Modesto.
Animal Medical Center at (209)384-0434.
Animal Medical Center is located at 3789 E. Yosemite Ave in Merced.
Our hospital has one of the largest boarding facilities in Turlock. We have Doctor supervised boarding. If you have a pet with medical needs you can take your vacation and feel confident your pet will be safe. We have a large enclosed back yard area where your boarding dog will be walked safely 2 times daily. See 'Patient Center' tab at the top of the home page and click on virtual office tour to see what our kennels look like. You can also click on 'online forms' under 'Patient Center' tab and there is a form/information sheet that gives details regarding our boarding facility along with any requirements needed for your pet.
Professional dog & cat grooming is available by appointment. Walk-ins are welcome if space permits. Sedation or medical assistance is available by veterinarian if needed. All grooming patients must be current on Bordetella vaccination (for Canines) and Rabies vaccination (for Canines and Felines). See 'Professional Grooming' tab at the top of our home page for more details.
Because different veterinarians practice at Veterinary Medical Center of Turlock, we can care for many types of pets:
*Select veterinarians only. Call us for more information.
Veterinary Medical Center of Turlock accepts payment via Cash, Check, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and CareCredit. So that we can continue to provide you high quality service utilizing the best medical technologies, we request that payment be made at the time services are rendered.
We provide estimates for all surgeries and hospitalizations. If you have not received an estimate, you are welcome to request one at any time for your expected charges.
Veterinary Medical Center of Turlock offers discounted services to senior citizens and local area rescue groups. Pre-approval is required to qualify for the rescue group discounts, please call us for more information.