About Us

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offers complete veterinary care to companion and exotic pets in , , and throughout the Monterey County area. As a full service animal hospital, we are dedicated to providing the best that modern veterinary medicine has to offer by a skilled staff that is professional and courteous.

Founded in 2006, we continually strive to ensure that our hospital remain at the cutting edge of veterinary care. Our facility has a modern surgical suite, a comprehensive laboratory, and an extensive veterinary pharmacy. We treat every animal from cats, dogs, and small mammals (rabbits, ferrets, chinchillas, guinea pigs, rats, mice, etc.), to all reptiles and pet birds.

Our facility meets the varied healthcare needs of your pets. We offer complete wellness care founded on the principle that preventive care is the best means to protect the well-being of your pet while minimizing the lifetime cost of care. This includes routine physical exams, laboratory work, nutritional counseling, specialized care for senior pets, appropriate vaccines, lost pet microchip ID, and a variety of other services.

Should your pet require medical or surgical care, the expertise of our doctors is enhanced by advanced diagnostic imaging technology, in-house medical testing capabilities, a modern surgical suite, and a wide range of veterinary specialty resources.

At , our doctors and staff believe that our medical expertise and love for animals is of little use if we do not share it with you. Client education is an important aspect of our work and it is part of our mission to improve the human/animal bond and promote responsible pet ownership. When you come for a visit with your pet, we listen to your concerns and provide you with the latest information on caring for your type and breed of pet.

Please browse our website, read through our services, and see why we believe they are important. To learn more about our professional team, please look over our veterinarian and staff bios.

Location & Hours

We have expanded our office hours and offer house calls in order to best serve the pet owner community in Pacific Grove. If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment, please feel free to give us a call at today.



Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Forms of Payment

Payment Policy

Cottage Veterinary Care’s fees reflect top quality care by a dedicated and highly-trained staff with an unsurpassed level of concern for your pet. Our goal is to provide progressive, superior veterinary medical and surgical protocols while remaining competitive in the local marketplace. We are happy to discuss our fees with you prior to initiation of medical treatment and will gladly provide you with a printed estimate.

We require full payment at the time services are rendered. For your convenience, we accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, debit cards, cash, and checks. New adoption exams (AFRP, SPCA, Peace of Mind) are free, and spay/neuter vouchers from Animal Friends Rescue Project and other local non-profit organizations are accepted.

Care Credit

now offers CareCredit to our clients because your pet is an important part of your family. CareCredit is a convenient, low minimum monthly payment program to help you accept the best treatment recommendation for your pets. You can get preapproved at home or a team member can assist you with your application at the clinic. It only takes seconds and can save your pet's life.

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AAHA Accredited and AAHA Membership

is proud to be an American Animal Hospital Association Accredited Veterinary Hospital and a member since 2006. This distinction is achieved by fewer than 15 percent of the animal hospitals throughout the United States. We believe in the principles of professionalism, high standards of veterinary care, and excellence established by the AAHA and work very hard to maintain our accreditation with this organization.

We are also a proud active member of the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce, Pacific Grove Business Improvement District, California Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA), American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Animal Friends Rescue Project (AFRP), and Peace of Mind Dog Rescue.