Our pets deserve the best healthcare possible, and that means having access to reliable and highly-rated veterinarians. Boulder spans just 27.8 square miles, but this dog-friendly city is teeming with top animal hospitals and clinics that offer comprehensive routine care, medical treatments, Eastern therapies, emergency care, and more.
Keep reading for a list of the best veterinarians and animal hospitals in Boulder.
For Holistic Pet Care
Address: 685 S Broadway, Boulder, CO 80305
Phone: (303) 494-7877
For personalized veterinary care, look no further than Boulder’s Natural Animal Hospital (BNAH), which is commended online for its level of compassionate care. In addition to Western medicine, the veterinarians of BNAH use integrative treatments such as acupuncture, supplements, canine massage, and herbal medicine along with dietary consultation to ensure that your pet receives holistic treatment at every opportunity. BNAH also holds the Cat Friendly Practice® certification by the American Association of Feline Practitioners.
Address: 3630 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80304
Phone: (303) 442-6262
In addition to providing general wellness and emergency care during office hours, Boulder Veterinary Hospital also offers acupuncture and surgical services. The hospital has a separate waiting area for feline patients and boasts heated floors and an on-site lab. Existing clients can request refills, make appointments, check their pets’ records and confirm appointments online. The first exam for adopted pets is complimentary.
Address: 4636 55th St, Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: (303) 530-2500
Gunbarrel Veterinary Hospital boasts a large facility providing a variety of medical services, including laser therapy, a non-invasive treatment for reducing pain and inflammation. Whether your pet needs dentistry, surgery, or acupuncture, the practice offers it all. The building also has a kitty condo area for cats and a kennel with spacious runs for dogs for when you need boarding.
Vet Hospitals That Offer Emergency Services
Address: 3640 Walnut Street, Main Unit, Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: (303) 443-4569
When you need urgent care for your pet, the centrally-located Alpenglow Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center is open 24/7 year-round. The highly trained doctors and staff are knowledgeable, thorough, and will work with your family veterinarian to provide the right care for your pet. The hospital also has board-certified specialists in areas such as oncology, surgery and cardiology.
Address: 3015 Sterling Cir # 300, Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: (303) 938-9474
Indian Peaks Veterinary Hospital emphasizes preventative care and wellness for your pet, encouraging annual visits, vaccinations, and dental care to prevent disease. The AAHA-accredited hospital also offers dentistry, radiology, surgery and emergency care. The practice can board your pet while you are away and its location, close to Valmont Dog Park, is conducive to treating your pup to a fun outing after a routine exam.
For Additional Services
Address: 5585 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: (303) 442-7033
With two state-of-the-art locations, one in downtown Boulder and the other (main hospital) on Arapahoe Avenue, Arapahoe Animal Hospital, accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), provides care for all stages of your pet’s life. In addition to regular care and vaccinations, the staff provide advanced diagnostics, surgical services, rehabilitation, acupuncture and laser therapy. The main hospital sits on an acre of land and has exercise yards for their doggie day care and boarding guests.
Address: 1405 S Broadway, Boulder, CO 80305
Phone: (303) 499-5505
The AAHA-accredited VCA Broadway Animal Hospital and Pet Center offers comprehensive care for companion animals, and new clients receive a discounted rate of $25 for the first exam. All clients can access their animal’s records and have prescriptions refilled via the hospital’s online patient portal. Featured services of this location include grooming, boarding for dogs, cats and birds, and doggie day care. The hospital is also part of the Cat Friendly Practice® program, designed to provide a calming environment for feline patients.
Address: 4660 Table Mesa Drive, South Boulder, CO 80305
Phone: (303) 499-1800
The South Boulder (SoBo) Animal Hospital is a one-stop shop for all of your pet’s medical needs. From general and diagnostic services and pharmaceuticals to dietary and behavioral counseling, you can rest assured your furry companion is well taken care of. The hospital features an in-house lab, state-of-the-art radiology, cardiology and ultrasound technology, and the capacity to conduct common surgeries. When a special medical procedure is needed or the onsite staff can’t help with a rare disease, they can refer to a team of specialists on call. It’s no wonder the hospital and its staff have impeccable online ratings.
For Exotic Pet Care
Address: 2750 Glenwood Dr #9, Boulder, CO 80304
Phone: (303) 443-9003
Whether you have a furry or scaly friend, North Boulder Companion Animal Hospital is a full-service facility that treats companion animals of all types. The team can provide dental, digital x-ray, endoscopic, ultrasound and surgical services in addition to routine check-ups, emergency care and vaccinations.
Address: 3210 Valmont Rd, Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: (303) 443-9661
Alpine Hospital for Animals has been caring for small and exotic animals for the past 50 years, using both Western medicine and Eastern therapies. In addition to a wide range of services, the practice provides chemotherapy and cancer treatment, behavioral and nutritional counseling, and acupuncture. Clients can log in online to retrieve their pet’s medical records and request services.
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