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12855 Gulf Freeway Houston, TX 77034
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Ext 1: Surgery Department

  • Veterinary Surgical Group, LLP

Ext 2: Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Oncology

  • Veterinary Medical Specialists of Houston

Ext 3: Ophthalmology

  • Gulf Coast Animal Eye Clinic

Welcome to Bay Area Veterinary Specialists

Veterinary Speciality Hospital for Cats

Bay Area Veterinary Specialists is a Houston veterinary specialty hospital devoted to providing excellence in advanced care and compassionate service for you and your pet. We are a referral only specialty center which means we work closely with your family veterinarian to provide you with diagnostic expertise, sophisticated imaging, specialized procedures, twenty four hour nursing care and optimal treatment for your furry family member. We have board certified veterinary specialists in the fields of small animal surgery, cardiology, internal medicine, oncology and ophthalmology permitting easy consultation amongst specialists if that is in your pet's best interest. Your pet's health is the foremost concern of our entire group of veterinary specialists, so please share any and all concerns regarding your pet with us.

Our doctors and staff focus on what is best for the patient and offer the services and facility to accomplish this goal. Our doctors have decades of experience in their respective specialty fields. Our doctors practice the highest quality of specialty care and use some of the most technologically advanced diagnostic and therapeutic options available. Our specialists recognize the importance of merging the art and science of practice to achieve optimal results. We currently house the most experienced board certified cardiologists in Houston. Bay Area Veterinary Specialists has the highest concentration of double board-certified veterinarians in the Houston area. Our veterinary technical staff is experienced, dedicated, caring and wants to help you and your pet achieve the best care and outcome possible of any veterinary speciality hospital.

What is a board certified veterinary specialist?

A board certified veterinary specialist is an individual that has completed their undergraduate degree (usually BS), the professional veterinary curriculum (four years) and veterinary licensure and then continues in an approved, accredited specialty program consisting of an additional four years of advanced training.

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  • "Pets are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole."
    ~Roger Caras

  • "If you think dogs can't count, try putting three dog biscuits in your pocket and then giving Fido only two of them."
    ~Phil Pastoret

  • "The best way to get a puppy is to beg for a baby brother - and they'll settle for a puppy every time."
    ~Winston Pendelton

  • "A dog is the only thing on earth that will love you more than you love yourself."
    ~Josh Billings

  • "In order to keep a true perspective of one's importance, everyone should have a dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him."

  • "My goal in life is to be as good of a person as my dog already thinks I am."

  • "Owning a cat is like reading a good novel - just when you think you know the main character, she'll surprise you on the very next page.

  • As anyone who has ever been around a cat for any length of time well knows, cats have enormous patience with the limitations of the human kind.
    ~Cleveland Amory

  • "I found out why cats drink out of the toilet. My mother told me it's because the water is cold in there. And I'm like: How did my mother know that?"
    ~Wendy Liebman

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