Happiness is a
Healthy Pet

Since 1996, we have brought high-quality animal health care services with a friendly, hometown feel to the Portland, Oregon community. Our team truly believes that the most important component of quality veterinary care is the relationship we forge with each of our clients and patients. 

Download our loyalty app to start earning rewards today!

App Store Download Button    Google Play Download Button

We're Open! Offering Curbside Service

We are OPEN for veterinary care and offering Curbside service to maintain social distance while still offering care for your pets. If your pet has veterinary needs, please call ahead and we will prioritize your pet’s care.

Did you know we have the ability to see a wide range of veterinary care needs including the essential care services below? This is not an all-inclusive list, so please call if you have any questions.

  • Wounds (lacerations/bite wounds)
  • Vomiting/diarrhea
  • Ear infections
  • Skin infections/parasites
  • Lameness/injury
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Respiratory disease
  • Vaccines (vital for illness & disease prevention)
  • Flea, Tick, Heartworm prevention
  • End of life care

We have implemented the following safety protocols in accordance with CDC guidelines:

  • It is essential that anyone displaying symptoms of COVID-19 (fever, cough, or shortness of breath), or who has been exposed to anyone with COVID-19, or who has traveled internationally in the last 14 days to please reschedule your appointment for a later date.
  • If the above does not apply, please utilize our curbside service and call us at (503) 645-1564 when you arrive. We will review the reason for the visit and which services and products are being provided.
  • A team member will come to your car to collect the patient. All cats must be in a carrier, and all dogs must be on a secure leash. (If your dog is nervous walking to the building, you may walk your dog to the front doors, but you may not enter the building).
  • For fearful dogs with preventive care needs that require a muzzle and their owners for helping with patient positioning and comfort, we ask that you push off your visit until you are able to be with your dog for examination. If your fearful dog is sick, we may ask you to place a muzzle prior to the dog coming into the building.
  • The doctor who cared for your pet will communicate with you over the phone. Please make sure to be reachable and available. A team member will bring your pet back out to you after the visit. After the visit, we will collect payment over the phone.
  • If a patient needs to be hospitalized or is coming in for a surgical procedure, we can arrange for pick up later that day.
  • Euthanasia services will continue to be provided with clients present in-clinic. Please call to arrange needs. * Please ensure we have your email address on file, email us at ccahosp@gmail.com.
  • For prescription refills, please click on “Online Store” and choose home delivery.
Dentistry icon
AAHA Accredited icon
AAHA Accredited Practice
Wellness icon
Wellness & Vaccinations
Boarding icon
Online Store
Behavioral Counseling
Wellness icon
Surgery icon
Pain Management
Allergy icon
Allergy & Dermatology

Meet Our Veterinarians

Our team of highly skilled veterinary professionals’ highest priority is getting to know you and your pet so they can develop and implement the most personalized and effective health care plan to keep your companion happy and healthy throughout their life.

Stay Alert for Canine Respiratory Illness Symptoms in Your Dog 

In recent times, an increasing concern for dog owners across the United States is the rise of canine respiratory illnesses. Currently identified in 16 states, this growing issue warrants attention and informed action from pet owners.

Recognizing the Symptoms

The key to protecting your dog’s health is recognizing the symptoms of respiratory illness as soon as possible. Common signs include coughing, sneezing, nasal discharge, lethargy, and in some cases, a loss of appetite. If your dog exhibits any of these symptoms, it’s crucial to consult your veterinarian promptly.

Where is Canine Respiratory Illness?

While not present in every state, the spread of canine respiratory illnesses has been noted in 16 states. This trend underlines the importance of staying informed about the health risks in your region. Regular check-ups and open communication with your veterinarian can help you stay ahead of any potential outbreaks.

Protection and Prevention

There are several steps you can take to help protect your dog from respiratory illnesses. They include:

  • Vaccinations: Keep up with your dog’s vaccination schedule. Certain vaccines can help prevent common respiratory infections like kennel cough.
  • Hygiene: Regularly clean and disinfect items your dog frequently uses, such as bowls, toys, and bedding.
  • Socialization: When visiting dog parks or boarding facilities, be mindful of the health of other dogs. Avoid contact with animals showing signs of illness.
  • Monitoring Health: Keep an eye on any changes in your dog’s behavior or health, especially after socializing with other dogs.

General Health Tips

Maintaining your dog’s overall health is vital. Ensure a balanced diet, regular exercise, and mental stimulation. Additionally, preventive care like routine check-ups plays a big role in identifying and managing health issues early on.

Contact Your Veterinarian Today

The rise in canine respiratory illnesses is definitely a concern, but with vigilant care and preventive measures, you can help protect your furry friend’s health. Stay informed, consult your veterinarian regularly if you have any questions, and prioritize your dog’s well-being to ensure they lead a happy, healthy life.

search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close