Santa Margarita Animal Care Center

Santa Margarita Animal Care Center is a full-service animal hospital focused on providing comprehensive, compassionate, and gentle care to a variety of pets and other small animals. The practice, opened in 1988 as the Rancho Santa Margarita Veterinary Hospital, moved to its current location in 2000 and features the latest in diagnostic and treatment technology. With hours seven days a week, five veterinarians in house, and highly skilled customer care specialists on staff, Santa Margarita Animal Care Center invites owners and pets to experience the very best in California veterinary care.

The hospital welcomes a variety of pets, including cats, dogs, birds, reptiles, rabbits, small farm animals, and small mammals known as pocket pets. Upon arrival at the facility, owners and their animals can choose to sit in one of many waiting areas, and both humans and pets are provided with complimentary treats to enjoy as they await their appointments. Santa Margarita also features a special play area for children, complete with videos of animal cartoons, books, and building blocks. Once an animal is admitted for its appointment, owners are welcome to accompany their pets through any medical procedure as part of the center's open hospital policy.

In addition to providing a complete line of medical services, the hospital offers feline and canine boarding packages for single or multiple nights at affordable rates. All package options include daily play times, comfort blankets, and premium food, with specialty selections including grooming, bathing, and medical screenings performed by a doctor.

Santa Margarita Animal Care Center always looks forward to meeting new animals. For more information, please visit