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Call River Road Animal Hospital if your pet is sick!
  • Call us as soon as symptoms appear.
  • Call us before giving any medication! Some human drugs can be fatal.
  • For after-hour emergencies call Animal Emergency Clinic at: 253-474-0791

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Give Us A Call: (253) 845-7525

Welcome to your pet's Veterinarian in Tacoma

Here at River Road Animal Hospital we strive to provide our patients with the highest quality of veterinarian care in Tacoma. We treat our patients with a caring attitude to help keep them calm and content. By utilizing the most state of the art equipment, facilities, and training we are sure to be your pet's #1 vet in Tacoma. Our staff helps to educate you on resources and preventative methods to keep your pet happy and healthy for many years to come. We have worked hard to provide our clients with a convenient, clean, and attractive facility staffed by only the highest trained vets in Tacoma. Our front office staff will greet you and your furry friend with a warm smile so you have the confidence that your pet is in the best veterinarian clinic in Tacoma. Come on in and see why many others have named River Road Animal Hospital the best vet Tacoma has to offer.

Our Mission

Provide our patients with the highest quality of veterinary care. Treat our patients with a caring attitude and utilizing state of the art equipment, facilities, and training.

Provide our clients with education and the resources for preventative health care. Treat our clients to a convenient, clean, attractive facility, staffed by highly trained, caring, and friendly professionals and staff.

Provide an atmosphere for ourselves and our fellow associates where they can achieve their professional goals in an environment that is progressive in keeping with the high standards in the profession.

Hours of Operation

Hours-Open 7 Days

Monday thru Friday 7:00AM-9:00PM

Saturday 7:00AM-5:00PM

Sunday 10:00AM-4:00PM

Closed major holidays (New Years Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas)

Phone: (253) 845-7525

Ask The Doctor

How many vaccinations does my dog need and when should they begin?

Vaccines should be started at 6-8 weeks of age and need to be given every 3-4 weeks until 16 weeks/4 months of age. More..

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