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Which are the best Vets Near Me: for Pets around Plano?

Whether it be Dogs, Cats, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, or exotic pets,  all pets at some point need to be seen by a Veterinarian (Vet), sometimes even an emergency vet. 

These pets are truly a part of our family, and like healthcare for humans, there are many doctors, questions, treatments, etc., and making the right decision to find the Best Vets near me can be confusing and cumbersome. 

More: Looking after your Pets: Your Ultimate Local Guide to Vets, Pet Sitters, Boarding places and More

This can require hours of research and a lot of money.  

More: Adopt a Pet in Plano with Plano Animal Services

Favorite Veterinarians in Plano

Where are the Best Vets Near Me?

We have pulled together some of the most highly recommended Best Vets near me, in the area and done much of the research about what questions you should ask during your visit. Some of them have animal hospital facilities, treatment by emergency vets, and pet boarding too.

For each listing, you’ll see a number of features to help you see quickly what each Veterinarian offers in their practice.

For first-time pet owners, visiting a vet can be a bit overwhelming, especially when you don’t know what to expect.

Here are a few questions that you may want to ask your Veterinarian on your first visit:

  • What are the services you offered? What are the office capabilities?
  • How to contact the staff if there is an emergency? Is emergency care available after hours, on weekends or during holidays?
  • What type of parasites and pests are common in the area? And how can I prevent them?
  • Should I get pet insurance, and what should I look for when choosing an insurance plan?
  • Do I need to give my pet vaccinations? What is best?
  • What type of food do I offer to my pet?
  • What kind of grooming do you recommend for my pet?
  • Is Pre-Anesthetic blood work included in the price of a spay/neuter and other surgeries?
best vets near me

As a pet owner, you should become familiar with the type of practice the doctor runs.  You can find a lot of this information on their websites.  But some of the things you can look for:

  • Is this animal veterinarian AAHA Accredited?  This is the only accreditation that can be held by a practicing Vet office.  It holds a Vet office to be evaluated on a stringent quality of standards in all aspects of Veterinary Medicine. Only about 12-15% of all Vet practices are accredited.  
  • Exactly what type of services are offered at the Vet office?  Do they offer full comprehensive care which includes x-rays, surgery, dental as well as all of the standard Wellness services?
  • Do they only offer services to Dogs and Cats or will they take Small Animals or Exotic Animals?  Many offices only offer services to  Dogs and Cats, so be sure to look this up before bringing your parakeet for their annual check up.  
  • Will the local veterinarian practice offer “Get to know you” visits?  This is where the owner can take their dog to the vet for a fun, welcoming visit. The dog is offered treats and lots of love.  This will allow the dog to start out thinking the Vet is a “fun place” not just “a place for shots.’
  • Does the office offer Care Plans, Financing or any other type of financial support?  Will they offer any sort of payment plan or line of credit?  This can be very important as medical care of your pet can add up quickly.  Many do not carry Pet insurance, but if you do, make sure the office accepts it as well.
  • Does your Vet offer Grooming and Boarding?  Some Vets offer these types of services and are even included in the price of some of their packages offered. 
  • What are the Vet office’s hours?  Do they offer Urgent Care/After hours?  Do they have any weekend hours?

Below is a list of some of the most recommended Vet offices from the Facebook page – Plano Moms Talk. 

These are the best vets near me, taken directly from local moms in and around the Plano Area.

Which are the Best Vets near me?

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Advanced Vet Care of Plano


Advanced Veterinary Care of Plano is a full service animal hospital for dogs and cats. We focus on providing state of the art techniques in a caring and comfortable environment.

After Hours Vet


After Hours Vet provides quality pet care on weeknights and weekends.

All Creatures Veterinary Center


All Creatures Veterinary Center is a modern full-service veterinary facility providing dogs, cats, rabbits, and pocket pets with top-quality clinical care, and dependable boarding and grooming services.

Allen Veterinary Centre


We’re a full-service veterinary clinic equipped with cutting-edge technology and modern veterinary therapies.

Animal Eye Specialists


Our mission is to provide the highest quality of eye care available to your pet in order to preserve vision, provide comfort and improve overall quality of life.

Animal Hospital of Collin County

Flower Mound

ANIMAL HOSPITAL OF COLLIN COUNTY is a full-service veterinary medical facility ready to meet all your pet needs in a clean, safe, and modern facility, located in ALLEN, TX

Animal Hospital Of Frisco


Animal Hospital of Frisco is a full service small animal general practice. In addition to veterinary care, we also provide grooming and boarding as well.

Animal Medical Center of Plano


At Animal Medical Center of Plano, we provide top-quality veterinary care to pets in our community.

Arapaho Road Animal Clinic


Full service small animal hospital and boarding. Providing quality care and service since 1968.

Arbor Hills Veterinary Centre


When you need to trust someone for veterinary care, boarding or bathing, remember we are staffed with pet-lovers who will care for your pet the way you do. In fact, Arbor Hill’s Veterinary Centre may be the one animal hospital your pet will actually enjoy visiting. ​

Bethany Pet Hospital


Bethany Pet Hospital is a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive healthcare services to pets.

Buckingham Plano Road Veterinary Clinic


We offer full veterinary care for your pet. Our services include vaccinations, wellness exams, surgery, dental care and heartworm prevention, to name only a few.

Campbell Village Veterinary Clinic


Our mission is to consistently provide the highest quality healthcare to our patients and excellent customer service to our clients.

Canyon Creek Animal Clinic


Canyon Creek Animal Clinic is a full-service companion animal hospital providing a broad spectrum of treatments and procedures. Its entire staff is committed to superior veterinary care throughout the life of your pet and quality client satisfaction to you, the pet owner.

Coit North Veterinary Hospital


Coit North Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Plano, TX.

Country Creek Animal Hospital


From medical, dental, and wellness care, to up-scale pet lodging for dogs and cats, the team at Country Creek Animal Hospital is dedicated to providing clients with competent, comprehensive care.

Custer McDermott Animal Hospital


Custer McDermott Animal Hospital is a full-service, small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care since 1999.

Eldorado Pet Hospital


Eldorado Pet Hospital is a full service veterinary facility with state of
the art equipment committed to improving the quality of life of pets by
promoting preventive health care.

Emergency Animal Hospital of Collin County


Emergency veterinary care for dogs and cats on nights, weekends, and holidays.

Essentials PetCare


At Essentials PetCare, we believe that all pet owners should have access to high-quality veterinary care at affordable prices.

Frisco West Animal Medical Center


We strive to provide the highest quality veterinary care available and will succeed in surpassing your expectations.

Hebron Cat Hospital


Hebron Cat Hospital is full-service, feline-only, AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care.

Highlands-Eldorado Veterinary Hospital


Highlands-Eldorado Veterinary Hospital is a modern and full-service veterinary facility providing best-in-class veterinary care for the dogs and cats of North Texas.

Highpoint Animal Hospital


Highpoint Animal Hospital offers quality care for your pets along with boarding and grooming.

Humane Animal Hospital


We believe in the most humane care for your pet in every aspect—physically, emotionally, and medically. Our team has a deep understanding of how important your pet is to your family, and that you want the best care for them under any circumstances.

Lancers Square Animal Clinic


Lancers Square Animal Clinic is a full-service veterinary hospital that has been serving the Plano community since 1978. We provide routine veterinary services such as preventive care, vaccinations, dentistry and surgery for your dog and cat and small animals.

LazyPaw Animal Hospitals


These Frisco veterinarians focus exclusively on the health, wellness, and care of local pets as well as to provide convenience and peace of mind for their families.

Legacy Drive Animal Hospital


Legacy Drive Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care.

Legacy Village Veterinary Clinic


Legacy Village Veterinary Clinic is proud to serve the Plano TX area for everything pet related. We stay on top of the latest advances in veterinarian technology and above all, remembers that all animals and pets need to be treated with loving care in every check-up, procedure, or surgery.

McKinney Animal Hospital


McKinney Animal Hospital is committed to providing quality, friendly care to the pets of the McKinney community and surrounding areas.

North Carrollton Veterinary Hospital


Since 1979. Dr. John Calhoun and Dr. Joe King provide decades of experience, combined with up-to-date veterinary medicine, to give your pet the best care!

North Colony Animal Clinic

The Colony

North Colony Animal Clinic is a full service companion animal hospital.

North Dallas Veterinary Hospital


If you seek the highest standards in compassionate, state-of-the-art veterinary care, bring your pet to North Dallas Veterinary Hospital, a respected AAHA (American Animal Hospital Association) accredited hospital.

North Tollway Pet Hospital


North Tollway Pet Hospital is a full service veterinarian including exotics, Dog and Cat Boarding and Grooming.

Ohio Drive Animal Hospital


Ohio Drive Animal Hospital offers a wide array of services that help ensure the health of your pet. Some of these services include Comprehensive Physical Exam, Dental Care, Vaccinations, Ear Infections, and Elective Surgery. We also offer bathing, nail trims and boarding services.

Parker Animal and Bird Clinic


Parker Animal & Bird Clinic provides a wide array of medical, dental and surgical care for Dogs, Cats, Birds & Exotic pets.

Parker Animal and Bird Hospital-Veterinary Services


Since 1992 Parker Animal & Bird Clinic has offered an array of veterinary services for your companion animals, avian and exotic pets.

Pavillion Animal Hospital


Pavillion Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Dallas, TX.

Paws and Claws Holistic Vet


At Paws & Claws Animal Hospital and Holistic Pet Center we take a holistic approach for our patients. By using alternative therapies we reduce your pet’s requirements for potentially harmful medications

Perky Paws Pet Hospital


Perky Paws Pet Hospital is a state-of-the-art facility utilizing the most sophisticated and advanced medical and surgical technology.

Plantation Pet Health Center


Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion.

Preston Park City Veterinary


Veterinary hospital that also offers grooming, bathing, and boarding.

Rosemeade Vet


We are a full service small animal hospital that caters exclusively to all breeds of dogs and domestic cats.

Russell Creek Pet Clinic & Hospital, PLLC


Russell Creek Pet Clinic & Hospital provides excellent veterinary care including doggie day care, boarding, grooming, laser surgeries, dental teeth and gum care, surgeries, ear care, allergies, cancer treatment, x-rays, stem cell and platelet rich plasma therapies.

Stacy Road Pet Hospital


Stacy Road Pet Hospital is proud to serve the Fairview, Tx area for everything pet-related.

Stonebriar Veterinary Centre


We offer the community a clinic focused on exceptional medical care and client services.

The Colony Animal Clinic

The Colony

It is our sincere desire to serve you and the medical and surgical needs of your pets.

The Vet House


AAHA accredited full service dog and cat hospital offering Surgery, Dental, Wellness, Medical, Emergency Services, Vaccines and Boarding.

Are you looking to adopt a Pet?

The Local City of Plano Animal Shelter does have some animals that are available for adoption at the City of Plano Animal Shelter.

Lastly, for people who are planning to get a pet and curious about the cost, here’s a good website that shows the latest pet ownership cost guide

Are you looking for a great Pet Sitter and Boarding Place?


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    Hi, I’m Abbie, super mom, and busy-bee who moved to Plano from London, England with my husband and 2 kids, Jesse and Lucy, in the Summer of 2013. Plano Moms was my lifeline when I arrived as I didn’t know anyone or anything about my new city that I now called home. When I’m not being a Plano Mom or being a taxi service to my kids, working out, cooking and reading (when I find the time!)

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