Especially Cats Veterinary Hospital Serving San Francisco Bay
Especially Cats was founded in 1983 as a feline-only practice in San Francisco. We pride ourselves on being a feline-exclusive veterinary hospital. We provide the ideal environment for veterinary care for your cat by specializing in feline medicine and surgery and maintaining a low stress environment.
We offer a variety of payments, from Scratchpay to CareCredit, and also accept pet insurance.
We have set up our hospital and trained our staff to meet the standards set forth by the AAFP to be a certified Cat Friendly Practice.
Using our new online store, oyu can have your cat's prescription diet and medications delivered right to your door!
Veterinarian for Cats
We understand that cats are a unique species. Cats are now the most popular pets – actually outnumbering dogs in the United States. These incredible animals work themselves into our lives in powerful ways. We hope to lengthen and enhance the years that you can spend with your beloved cat. To help reach this goal, we focus on wellness care and preventative medicine through all life stages. We also work hard to establish more comprehensive and frequent elderly cat evaluations. Our hope is to intervene before health problems become too far advanced to treat, and we do all we can to increase the quality of life for our feline friends.Contact Us
Your pet is an important part of your family, and when he or she is ill, you want the best medical care available.
Dental disease is one of the most common and preventable problems diagnosed in cats at veterinary visits.Learn More
Whether you adopt a kitten from a shelter or breeder, or find a stray, kittens all have special needs when it comes to preventive care.Learn More
Senior Cat Care
Cats are experts at masking signs of illness; in the early stages, some of your senior cat’s problems may not be obvious.Learn More
Our cat-friendly environment and our professional expertise in feline medicine and surgery sets us apart from other veterinarians in the area.Learn More
We believe we love cats as much as you do, and can’t wait to meet yours!
Ensuring the health of your cat through all life stages begins with establishing a relationship with a veterinarian. The first and most challenging obstacle in many situations may be overcoming your cat’s fear of coming to the veterinary clinic. Our staff can assist in informing you of different ways to minimize your cat’s stress before the visit, during transport, and after the appointment.
Accredited hospitals are Champions for Excellent Care. We are proud to have the following accreditations.
Especially Cats Veterinary Hospital
1339 Taraval St San Francisco, CA 94116
Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 5:00pm