All Creatures Animal Hospital & Bird Clinic

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1380 Northcrest Drive.
Crescent City, CA 95531

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(707) 464-7448


  • Hours:
  • Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 5:30pm
  • Sat, Sun: Closed
  • For after hours emergency care please call:
  • (707) 464-7448

All Creatures Animal Hospital and Bird Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Crescent City , CA. The professional and courteous staff at All Creatures Animal Hospital and Bird Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. All Creatures Animal Hospital and Bird Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Crescent City , CA and surrounding areas. Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how All Creatures Animal Hospital and Bird Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

Our Mission
"Treat every client as though they were family and every pet as if they were our own."

It is our desire to provide the highest quality medical and surgical care to our patients and offer the best possible services to our clients.

All Creatures Animal Hospital & Bird Clinic Services

  • Bathing
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Birds (Avian Medicine)
  • Blood Transfusions
  • Boarding
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cremation Services
  • Day Care
  • Dental Care
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Endoscopy
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Grooming
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • Internal Medicine
  • Laser Therapy
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Rabbits and Small Mammals
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Reptiles
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

All Creatures Animal Hospital & Bird Clinic Staff Profiles

Dr. Dennis R Wood, DVM


Dennis Raymond Wood was born in Lancaster, California , he is the second to the oldest of ten children. He received his Bachelor's degree in 1975 from the University of California ,Davis in Zoology/Wildlife biology, graduating Phi Beta Kappa.

He received his Veterinary degree in 1980 from the University of California, Davis, graduating Phi Zeta.

He married Elizabeth "Becky" Sleeper in September 1979. Together they purchased the bankrupt veterinary hospital ,then named Northcrest Veterinary Clinic in 1982. Dr. Wood and Becky worked tirelessly to achieve American Animal Hospital Accreditation in 1991. After a major hospital expansion and remodel, All Creatures Animal Hospital and Bird Clinic was named 1996 Veterinary Hospital of the Year: First Runner-Up for North America.

Dr.Wood was voted Young Man of the Year-Del Norte County in 1986.He was an active member on the founding board of the Del Norte Humane Society.

Dr.Wood has provided wildlife care for thousands of injured and ill wild animals from Del Norte,  Humboldt and Curry counties on a pro-bono basis, including raptors, shore birds,deer, bear and cougar cubs, beaver, otters, turtles...

Together with David Edgar and Charles Tweed ,he founded the Northcoast Marine Mammal Center in 1984. Dr.Wood has served continuously as the Medical Director/Veterinarian in a volunteer status since the NMMC's  inception. Dr.Wood  and the NMMC are part of the National Marine Fisheries Marine Mammal Rehabilitation Network. Dr. Wood participates regularly in continuing education regarding marine mammal health and rehabilitation. In the past ten years Dr.Wod has had an active role in large whale disentanglement off the coast of Del Norte and Humboldt counties. He is now a member of the Large Whale disentanglement Network, and has under gone extensive training in Maui, Bodega Bay and Monterey Bay.

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Elizabeth ''Becky'' S Wood, B.S.

Becky holds a Bachelors degree in Animal Science from U.C.Davis. She has extensive training in Hospital Management and over 30 years of experience.
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Mrs. Susan Lytwynec


Sue has been grooming dogs professionally since 1975 and owned her own grooming business in Highland California for 20 years.  She earned a Bachelor's degree in Zoology from Cal Poly, Pomona in 1980.  Sue trains and competes in Canine Agility and Obedience with her 2 Border Collies, her Papillon and her Borzoi, and teaches basic obedience classes and agility classes in conjunction with the Oregon Coast Kennel Club in Brookings. 

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