Many of the same problems that affect people as they age, such as arthritis and diabetes, can also affect your pet. Making a few changes to the way you care for your furry friend will help you ens ...View Article
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Veterinarian Hospital for Walnut Creek Pets
Serving pet owners of Concord, Walnut Creek, Pleasant Hill, Martinez and Clayton since 1988, our practice is committed to the very best preventive and emergency care available today. We know your pet is an important part of your family and deserves the very best in veterinary care. Whether you have an emergency, you have acquired a new pet, recently moved to the area we service, or are simply looking for a new vet, we know that once you try ABC Vet you will establish a lifelong relationship with our caring Veterinarian Dr. Kahlon and his staff.
Our veterinarians pride themselves on ongoing education and training in the newest technology and procedures, knowing that your pet deservers the best available care. Just as modern medicine is constantly evolving, so is veterinarian care. The newest knowledge and available treatments can help keep you pet healthier and offer cutting edge care when they become sick or are injured. A life threatening emergency is not the time to doubt the quality of your veterinarians competence.
Our practice specializes in dogs and cats, and will help advise you on the best in preventive care to keep your pet vaccinated, protected from fleas and ticks and offer a wide ranging choice of treatments.depending on what your pets individual circumstances require.
ABC Veterinary Hospital is a full service practice offering regular check-ups, dental care, preventive medicine and emergency care. When you adopt a puppy or a kitten, you should bring them in for a full animal check-up and make sure they are vaccinated for all routine shots. It is a tragedy when distemper shots are not given in time and result in the death of a pet. Prevention is always the right way to go.
In the event you find yourself facing an emergency, such as your pet ingesting a mushroom from your yard, hit by a car or drinking anti-freeze, it is comforting to know your vet also offers emergency treatment.
The team work our clinic specializes in is working closely with you to assure that all of your pets' needs are met. Led by Dr. Gary Kahlon and staff, we will work closely with you for an individual treatment plan focused on keeping your pet healthy with the proper nutritional and exercise program geared toward optimal health.
Our facility is a comfortable and kid-friendly place with a calm environment meant to lessen the stress your pet will feel on a visit to the vet. Calm kids and calm pets make our work more pleasant for everyone.
We are only an e-mail or phone call away, and look forward to hearing from both our current and new customers today.
Dr. Gary Kahlon
ABC Veterinary Hospital
2056 East St.
Concord, CA 94520
Useful Information for Walnut Creek CA
Walnut Creek CA was indeed named after an indigenous variety of Walnut found locally, and the name has proven popular with the residents who have no plans to change it.
The town was incorporated into a city in 1914, but had a traditional early history so common for the state of California. Populated with settlers looking for available land and a better quality of life, the first commercial structure was a hotel established in 1855. It was followed soon after by a blacksmith shop and a mercantile store.
Growth was slow but steady until the arrival of the railroad in 1891.
The fertile soil and Mediterranean like climate encouraged farmers, businesses and settlers to the area in a steady stream and helped ensure the growth and prosperity of the city.
The railroad continued to serve Walnut Creek until the late 1970's, but when the service stopped the area was left with miles and miles of abandoned track. But clever residents helped turn the track into what is now called the Iron Horse Trail used by hikers, cyclists, runners and pedestrians alike.
The Walnut Creek of today is a fast paced city with elegant restaurants and popular shopping centers that bring both tourists and residents out to enjoy a day in the California sun.
Following are additional sources of information about other Walnut Creek resources:
City of Walnut Creek
Walnut Creek City Hall
666 North Main Street
Walnut Creek CA, 94596
Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce
1777 Botelho Drive, #103,
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Walnut Creek Library
1644 N. Broadway
Walnut Creek, CA 94596