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  • Comprehensive Veterinary Care in San Mateo

    At South Hillsdale Animal Hospital, we provide a variety of veterinary services that will exceed your expectations to ensure your pets get the quality care they deserve.

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  • Meeting All Your Pets' Health Care Needs

    Our team offers all the core veterinary treatment your pet needs to keep healthy, from wellness exams and vaccinations, to dental care, puppy and kitten care, and geriatrics.

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  • Welcome To Our Hospital in San Mateo

    Our team of veterinarians are happy to work with patients and their loving families in our San Mateo clinic. Our friendly and dedicated staff are here for you and your pet.

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Routine Vet Checkups, San Mateo Vets

Wellness Exams

Routine vet care is the key to your pet living a long and healthy life.

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Vaccinations and Parasite Prevention in San Mateo

Preventive Care

Vaccines and preventive treatments protect your pet from disease.

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Veterinary Diagnostics and Lab in San Mateo

Diagnostics

Quick lab work can help us diagnose your pet and start treatment fast.

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Veterinary Surgeries, San Mateo Vets

Surgeries

If surgery is necessary, trust our team of veterinary professionals.

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San Mateo Vets

Welcome to South Hillsdale Animal Hospital

We are a full-service pet hospital that offers comprehensive medical services for cats and dogs in San Mateo and the surrounding communities.

From preventive care and surgery to dental care, our variety of services can meet all of your pet’s health needs in one place.

For 28 years we have provided veterinary services for San Mateo’s companion animals and have developed a reputation for quality, professional care with a compassionate touch.

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South Hillsdale Animal Hospital | San Mateo Vet

Quality, Integrity, Compassion & Service

South Hillsdale Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary hospital that offers comprehensive veterinary services for pets in San Mateo. From regular checkups and vaccinations to internal medicine and dental care, we've got all the services you need for your pet under one roof.

General Medicine

If your pet is suffering from a condition affecting their internal organs, our vets can offer care.

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Dentistry

Pet dental care is often neglected, but it's an important factor in your pet's overall health.

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Emergencies

For urgent veterinary care, contact our vets for treatment or referrals to an emergency hospital.

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South Hillsdale Animal Hospital | San Mateo Speciality & Emergency Vet

What Our Clients Are Saying 

  • We've taken our big dog here for lump diagnosis (cancerous) and treatment, for injuries, and basic maintenance. We've been very happy with all the staff. They're all competent, knowledgeable, comforting and, as important as anything, sweet to our pup.
    - Mike A.

Tips & Advice From Our Team in San Mateo

Whether you are looking for advice about parasite protection or information on common pet illnesses, our informative blogs feature helpful tips and advice from our San Mateo vets that will help you to keep your pets healthy and happy.

Dog Ear Bleeding: Causes & Treatment

Dog Ear Bleeding: Causes & Treatment

Bleeding in your dog's ears can be a concerning sign for any pet parent whether due to a minor irritation or a more serious issue. Here, our San Mateo emergency vets talk about the causes of bleeding ears in dogs, the symptoms that may occur and when to visit your vet.

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My cat won't drink water, what should I do?

My cat won't drink water, what should I do?

Ensuring that your cat is well-hydrated is crucial. However, what should you do if your feline friend refuses to drink water? Our veterinarians in San Mateo explain some possible reasons why your cat may not be drinking and what you can do about it.

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Why Is My Dog Panting At Night?

Why Is My Dog Panting At Night?

Although panting during a warm day or while playing fetch is normal for dogs, excessive panting at night can be cause for concern. Besides causing sleepless nights for you and your dog, nighttime panting can be an indication that something is amiss. Today, our San Mateo vets discuss signs, causes, and when to go to the vet.

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Excessive Panting in Dogs

Excessive Panting in Dogs

Your dog panting excessively can be a cause for concern. In this blog, our veterinarians from San Mateo share some reasons why your dog may be panting and when to bring them in for a checkup.

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Contact Us To Get Started

At South Hillsdale Animal Hospital, our experienced vets are passionate about the health of San Mateo companion animals. Get in touch today to learn more about our services and becoming a new client with us.

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Address & Hours

South Hillsdale Animal Hospital proudly serves patients in San Mateo, San Francisco, Palo Alto, and beyond.

Hospital Hours

  • Monday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Tuesday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Wednesday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Thursday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Friday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Saturday:Closed
  • Sunday:Closed

Address

15 37th Ave San Mateo CA 94403 US

(650) 571-0377 Contact