Veterinary Specialty Hospital of San Diego makes a difference in the lives of pets and the people who love them.

Since 1990, we have been the preeminent, world-class veterinary specialty center in the San Diego area, with top specialists providing exceptional service and care using state-of-the-art technology.

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Client Registration Form

Client Registration Form

Please take a moment to fill out and submit this client registration form in advance of your upcoming appointment. Thank you.

Client Registration Form
Client Portal

Client Portal

Access your pet’s records in real time! View your pet’s medical record, prescriptions, medications and more. Set up your pet’s account today!

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Referral Forms & Veterinary Portal

Referral Forms & Veterinary Portal

For Veterinarians: Submit referral forms, see updated medical summaries, lab results, discharge instructions, and prescribed medications in real time for our mutual patients.

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Continuing Education

Continuing Education

Check back regularly for upcoming continuing education lectures for doctors and veterinary technicians. Keep your credentials current with RACE approved CE.

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Our Team

Our Team

Our medical team is equipped with advanced diagnostic and therapeutic tools, but it is the training and human interaction of our team with your pet that makes all the difference.

Our Team
We're Hiring!

We're Hiring!

There is so much more to VSH. We hope you’ll contact us for more information about employment opportunities.

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  • beagle smiling up at camera

    Lost Dog Found: What To Do?

    June 16, 2021

    So you’ve found a lost dog. Step one – don’t panic! Finding a lost dog may be stressful because you want to help without putting the dog or yourself in any danger.

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  • Dr. Ash performs arthoroscopic surgery at Peak Veterinary Referral Center

    Arthroscopic Surgeries Explained

    June 9, 2021

    A glossary of terms related to arthroscopic surgeries and conditions. This is by no means an exhaustive list, but it is a good place to start if your pet’s doctor has recommended that you visit a surgeon for joint disease in your pet.

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  • Two Tetanus Cases in 24 hours

    May 25, 2021

    Within a 24 hour period in April 2021, two dogs presented to Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital showing signs of tetanus. Being such a rare condition, these cases are a good review of the disease and treatment.

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Highlights of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Options Please contact us if you are seeking a service or treatment not listed here

CT
MRI
Fluoroscopy
Digital Radiography
Ultrasound: Abdomen, Cardiac, Thoracic, Musculoskeletal
Video Scoping: Cystoscopy, Endoscopy, Rhinoscopy, and more
Minimally Invasive Surgery: Arthroscopy, Laparoscopy, Thoracoscopy
Ophthalmic Diode Laser System
Phacoemulsification surgery
Operating Microscope
Transfusion Medicine
Mechanical Ventilator
Electromyography (EMG)
Echocardiogram & Electrocardiogram (ECG)
Spinal Tap

We are an AAHA Certified Hospital
The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is the only organization that accredits veterinary practices in the United States and Canada. Practices that accept the challenge of accreditation are evaluated on stringent quality standards that encompass all aspects of veterinary medicine—from pain management and patient care to team training and medical record keeping.

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