- We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.
You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.
We offer orthopedic surgeries!
For more information on orthopedic surgeries, please give us call today and we can help schedule your consultation.
We have Preventative Care Plans!
We believe in offering gentle, quality care for your family pets. At this site, you will find information about
If you are an existing client, you can access your pet's medical records here
We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to give your pet the best possible care. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 707-762-2693 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Petaluma veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page!
At Central Animal Hospital, we are proud to provide gentle, quality care for your family pets.
Dr. Matthew Carter, Dr. Tim Helms, Dr. Lindsey Alman, Dr. Jack Long, CVA
| Central Animal Hospital | 707-762-2693 | 203 D Street | Petaluma, CA 94952
Thank you to all who have voted for us! We have been honored with the following recent awards:
Petaluma People's Choice for "Best Veterinarian"
2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Best of the North Bay - The Bohemian "Best Veterinarian"
2010, 2012, 2013, 2014
Petaluma People's Choice Awards Small Business of the Year 2007
Petaluma Chamber of Commerce and Petaluma Argus-Courier
We wanted to thank all of you for your kindness and help with our dog Joey. We only went into your office twice but everyone treated us like we had been there forever.
Wilda / Petaluma, CA
Scratching is the natural reaction when your skin itches, whether you're a person or an animal. Although a few seconds of vigorous scratching may feel good initially, raking your nails over your s ...View Article
Rabies isn't the only disease transmitted from animals to humans. In fact, you and your pet may share more diseases than you may realize. Fortunately, it's easy to avoid these diseases or conditio ...View Article
Good grooming comes naturally to most cats. They diligently lick their fur multiple times per day, ensuring that their coats look sleek and healthy no matter what the season. When your normally we ...View Article
Lyme disease isn't the only tick-borne illness that can sicken your pet. Erlichiosis may also make your furry friend miserable. Fortunately, antibiotic treatment can kill the bacteria responsible ...View Article
Do you favor the rapid swoop-and-bag approach to picking up your dog's stools or scooping cat litter? Although most pet owners would rather not prolong contact with their pet's feces, sneaking an ...View Article
If you've ever taken a close look at the small print on a bag or can of cat food, you've probably noticed that taurine is among the list of ingredients. Taurine is an amino acid that helps keep yo ...View Article