Relationships between people and pets have been proven to positively influence our physical and mental wellness.
UC Davis Vet School Discount
Faculty and staff members qualify for a 10 percent professional discount for veterinary services provided by the William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital. For added convenience, you may opt to check your pet into a “day condo” on your way to a morning appointment. For appointments, call 530-752-9811.
Other Vet School Perks:
- Yappy Hour: Puppy socialization class at the Small Animal Community Practice
- Shelter Medicine Club
- California Raptor Center
- Oiled Wildlife Care Network (volunteer opportunities)
- Kitten Adoption: A rescue run by the Feline Medicine Club at the Vet School who take care of orphaned and abandoned neonatal kittens under four weeks of age. These kittens are fostered by veterinary students who bottle-raise them in their own homes. The kittens are weaned, vaccinated, FeLV tested, spayed or neutered, and dewormed before they are put up for adoption, usually by 10-12 weeks of age. Some dogs available too!
Local Pet Services
- Sittercity: Most UC Davis employees are offered a complimentary account
- ASPCA Pet Health Insurance: 5-10% employee discount
- Low cost spay/neuter options in the region
- Yolo Hospice monthly Pet Loss Support Group
- UC Davis Stress and Wellness Clinic’s Mind Spa Therapy Fluffies
- Dog-Friendly housing/places in Davis
- Sacramento SPCA
- Front Street Shelter
- UC Davis Center for Companion Animal Health
- UC Davis Veterinary Medicine Community Practice for Small Animals
- UC Davis Veterinary Medicine Teaching Hospital (VMTH)
- Yolo County Animal Services/Shelter
- Yolo County SPCA