VCA Tender Care Animal Hospital

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1569 Fourth Street
San Rafael, CA 94901

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(415) 454-4994


Welcome to VCA Tender Care Animal Hospital, where we are committed to providing you and your pet the best in both alternative and conventional medicine. We offer a fully integrated approach that will not only help to heal illness but prevent it as well. Our commitment to optimum wellness will allow your pet to thrive with vitality and good health.

Our skilled and compassionate doctors strive for excellence in all areas of veterinary care including surgery, dentistry, radiology and diagnostic medicine. We also provide acupuncture, Chinese and Western herbal medicine, individualized nutritional counseling, chiropractic care and homeopathy with doctors who have extensive training and many years of experience. The powerful combination of these modalities enables us to help manage difficult and complex cases, and help your beloved companion to have the best quality of life possible.

Through honesty, respect and communication, we believe in empowering you to understand and participate in the care of your pet. You can always trust us to discuss the options available for a given medical condition: benefits, risks and expenses. This dialogue will help you make the best decisions possible on how to proceed with care.

We believe that kindness, gentleness and patience create a nurturing environment where your pet will feel safe, cared for and loved. Our dedicated and knowledgeable staff finds joy in giving personal attention and care to each individual patient.

We look forward to seeing you.