Veterinary Clinic

1200 N. Park Avenue, California, Mo. 65018-1641




Veterinary Clinic &
Emergency Veterinary Care in California, Missouri

At the California Veterinary Clinic (CVC), we are dedicated to providing high quality,
individualized and compassionate care for our patients and their families, to allow for a long and healthy life. The CVC has been practicing medicine and surgery since 1979.
Our practice serves both large and small animal patients in California, Missouri and the rural surrounding communities.

Today, more than ever, pets are important members of our family. When our pets are sick or injured, we want the best possible care for them. At CVC, we are committed to providing compassionate treatment for all our patients. The doctors and the veterinary assistants, offer quality care and client satisfaction.

Hours: Monday-Friday  8:00am - 5:30pm (maybe closed during the lunch hour)
Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm
Closed Sundays and Holidays.

Emergency Services - Call the Clinic for 24 hour service and for information on how to reach the on-call Veterinarian.

We recommend appointments for office visits.  Walk-ins will be taken as time allows. Surgeries and boarding by appointment. If we are not able to accommodate you with an appointment convenient with your schedule, we invite you to drop off your pet at the clinic as early as 7:30am.



Small Animal Services:
Preventative Medicine, Parasite Prevention, Senior Wellness, Pet Nutrition, New Puppy and Kitten Visits, Pain Management, Eye Care, Pet Pharmacy, Diabetic Care, Surgeries, Dental Ultrasonic Cleaning, Vaccinations, Radiology, Microchipping, Boarding, In Clinic Blood Work, Hospitalization and Critical Care.

Our on-site laboratory facility allows us to obtain lab test results quickly to facilitate our ability to diagnose your pets problems and select the right form of treatment to keep your pet healthy and happy.

Radiology is performed on the premises in order to quickly and safely identify the cause of any problems your pet may be experiencing which can be diagnosed by radiographs


We offer clean boarding facilities to care for your pets when you must be away. You can be sure that your pets will be given lots of TLC at our boarding facility during those stays. We'll always contact you at the emergency number you provide should your pet require any medical treatment or veterinary procedures preformed. You'll need to bring special medications your pet requires and any special diets. We feed dogs and cats Hill's Science Diet during their stay.

Vaccination Requirements For Boarding-
*DHLPP   *Rabies   *Bordetella (kennel Cough)   *Flea Prevention.

We provide outdoor walks for dogs 2 times daily. You can bring bedding and toys, however, we have plenty of bedding and blankets available at our boarding facility.

Contact us to request an appointment when it's time for your pet's checkup.


Hours of Operation: Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
                 Saturday, 8 a.m.–12 p.m.

Emergency Service Available

Proudly Serving:
California, Centertown, Jamestown, Clarksburg, Tipton, High Point, & Latham