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Dr. Nagle is extremely responsive and very patient. I appreciate the extra time he takes to communicate with me about my kitty's condition & treatment -- he's been so helpful and kind during a very difficult and confusing time.

Heather Avatar Heather

We have been taking our pets to Lincoln Avenue Veterinary Clinic for over 40 years. We have always been very pleased with the care we have received. Great doctors, techs and front desk staff.

Ronald Avatar Ronald

My Libby saw a new doctor although she’s been there for a year this was her first time to see her and she was great

Alvina Avatar Alvina

Einstein and Begonia always receive great care from everyone at Lincoln Ave. Dr. Nagel is informative and we trust and value his medical opinion.

Alexis Avatar Alexis

Princess is ALWAYS well taken care of and ALL my concerns are addressed with compassion.

Cynthia Avatar Cynthia

Staff is fabulous. Little Rockit loves coming to visit.

Rachel Avatar Rachel

Ollie loves going there, the only animal I ever had that enjoyed going to the vet or grooming.

Gregg Avatar Gregg

We are new clients and so appreciative of being welcomed with a puppy in a pandemic. It was an unexpected and very much valued perk to be able to meet the Dr. and ask questions in person.

Kathy Avatar Kathy

This not our regular Vet, although, I’m thinking of changing If they’ll take us, I have to say the staff is very friendly and the wait time is reasonable for a Doctor to respond with an update. Overall positive visits.

Rita Avatar Rita

Pitty Pat is a brat at times and I really appreciate the patience Dr. Bowden and her staff show her. She's such a love at home so I told her she had to be sweet and lovey at Dr. Bowden's office too. She said Meeyooow. Thanks!

Peggy Avatar Peggy

I really like Dr. Nagel and even though I haven't met him, I feel that he is trustworthy, caring, and very knowledgeable regarding my cat's health. I do have a question regarding future charges, do you provide "senior" discounts?

Debbie Avatar Debbie

I feel safe bringing the pup in--because you treat her with care and also, are working Covid-safe. Thank you.

Diana Avatar Diana

Prompt & kind service.

Ann Avatar Ann

I find LAV vets knowledgeable and reasonably priced. I changed to a vet more local to me for convenience, but came back to Lincoln because of their pricing and professionalism. They worked wonderfully with my dog that has severe anxiety.

Lisa Avatar Lisa

Compared to other vets, I feel like the doctors speak and treat us like friends/family. We can call in for questions and they get back to us ASAP. Also, their prices are great compared to other vets.

Brian Avatar Brian

When I arrive for my appointment there is a very short wait. The staff is so sweet and kind. They always ask if I have any concerns or questions. When they pick him up there are so gentle with him. I know he is in good hands.

Judy Avatar Judy

I always receive the best service from Lincoln Avenue Vets! They're the greatest! My most recent visit was to Jay, the Groomer; Jay is sooo awesome, and always does a superb job with my Golden Retriever, Kona. He's a perfectionist, and it shows!

Michelle Avatar Michelle

I am a new puppy mom, have never had a pet before and this facility calmed my nerves and informed me all I need to know. The staff was very friendly and supportive from my first call to set an appointment to leaving the facility after the appointment

Siale Avatar Siale

LAVC has been our vet clinic since we moved to San Jose in 2001. The level of care provided is second to none. The doctors and staff are friendly and compassionate. I always feel welcome when we visit.

Laurie Avatar Laurie

Prompt and courteous in the midst of our pandemic.

Karen S. Avatar Karen S.

For the past 9 years we have trusted the doctors and staff here to take care of our animals and they have not only cared for our animals, they have helped us humans through the ups and downs of having animals. We love everyone at Lincoln Ave. Vets!

Samra A. Avatar Samra A.

Considering the chaos life has become and we're concerned of our pet, Lincoln Vet from first call to come in through whole process stayed calm caring and professional. Our Roxy was well taken care of. Thank you

Lori T. Avatar Lori T.

I called when I arrived, very shortly after a technician came to card took my dog, gave him his shot, and brought back. Done so quick and safely. Love Lincoln Ave. Vet, staff and Doctors are wonderful.

Judy M. Avatar Judy M.

Everyone is friendly and knowledgeable. My dog loves coming there and is treated lovingly by all staff.

Lynette I. Avatar Lynette I.

We love you guys. Even the poodles aren't freaked out..... too much 😉

Ian N. Avatar Ian N.

You treat my dogs and my son and I with a warm and welcome familiarity. You have helped us in ways that clearly help us to keep our dogs healthy and happy. Thank You!

Kristine C. Avatar Kristine C.

Top Quality We have been clients for over forty years and ; have felt our pets have gotten top-quality compassionate care here.

John H. Avatar John H.

I recommend Lincoln Ave. Vet to anyone who asks me about needing a vet. You guys are wonderful, as usual. Lincoln Ave has been my vet clinic for 27 years and shall continue to be. Thank you.

Lynne E. Avatar Lynne E.

Always professional and friendly and helpful staff. Wonderful vets! Love Dr. Bowden. Jay the groomer does an excellent job with our 3 doggies!

Terry R. Avatar Terry R.

I have used Lincoln Avenue Vet for over 40 years. The exemplary service and expertise are profound and constant. I have relocated, but will continue to trek over the hill to ensure my dog's health and happiness. I thank the doctors and technicians

Dixie M. Avatar Dixie M.
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I absolutely love Jay. He’s the best groomer in town. The care he displays in his work really shows. I will never take Cosmo any where else for grooming. Thank you Jay!

Melissa T. Avatar Melissa T.
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My granddaughter brings her cat to the doctors & she is extremely happy with the care they have received. I bring my dog in for grooming & I am completely happy with Jay & the front office workers.

Cecelia M. Avatar Cecelia M.
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Everyone at LAVC is always courteous, friendly, helpful, efficient regardless of type of appointment - from general check-up to an emergency to grooming to prescription/food pick up.

Janice W. Avatar Janice W.
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I have brought all of our pets here for over 20 years. The doctors and staff have always taken wonderful care of our dogs and cats!

Janet M. Avatar Janet M.
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The staff are always friendly and courteous and are excellent at remembering their patients which makes us feel valued as pet parents.

Andrea B. Avatar Andrea B.
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We love Dr. Nagel! Everyone there has been good to our baby, we just ESPECIALLY love the care and attention Dr. Nagel gives our precious baby. Thanks Dr. Nagel, for always being so kind and patient! <3 All of you are wonderful. : )

Ronaele F. Avatar Ronaele F.
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All the Vets and staff are wonderful! They are excellent at providing advice and are great with my two dogs and cat. I have recommended them to several people. Everyone is helpful, patient and kind. A well run clinic.Thank you so much.

Marianne D. Avatar Marianne D.
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Thank you Lincoln Ave Clinic as all your staff was very friendly, attentive and I received valued customer service. Dr, Nurse and reception staff very friendly and informative. We will be back and I'm so appreciative for your services.

Phyllis M. Avatar Phyllis M.
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All the staff are kind and knowledgeable. I and Bella especially like the vet tech as well as the vet.

Ellen B. Avatar Ellen B.
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Lincoln Vet is the best - All my animals are seen there. Prompt service, easy appointments and staff is very responsive and helpful. Good Job

Wayne S. Avatar Wayne S.
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Every employee demonstrates their care for animals. Each vet demonstrates their knowledge and professionalism. Your rates are competitive, but reasonable. Staff works with me to make sure I understand issues, and to work with my schedule.

Erica C. Avatar Erica C.
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We came from a different vet with our previous dog. I could feel the difference from the moment I walked in with our new puppy. I felt welcomed and at home.

Melissa L. Avatar Melissa L.

Just in for a flu shot. All went well. Thanks!

Nancy K. Avatar Nancy K.

Great service! All our pets have no problems going inside or cooperating with the vet or vet teck. Our groomer is very talented and takes pride in his work


We are always greeted quickly by front desk staff, and escorted into an exam room. We seem to wait a long while for the doctor to see us.

Kris B. Avatar Kris B.

Dr. Bowden is explains my cat's condition in language I can understand. She approaches the illnesses by providing me options. Follow-up is amazing. I wouldn't go anywhere else.

Lisa R. Avatar Lisa R.

I extremely like the service and care of all the staff I met during my appointment on 10/16. Dr. Kang is a very patient, knowledgeable, and Chinese-speaking vet. She does resolve my pet’s problem and she gives valuable advice for us. Thanks a lot!

Yen-Chi C. Avatar Yen-Chi C.

You guys are the best! We've been taking Zamboni to you 10 years now. While he hates the car ride, he loves you guys and so do we!

Mellyn C. Avatar Mellyn C.

Courtesy and compassion are obvious at Lincoln

Charlie W. Avatar Charlie W.

I appreciate the great customer service and feel that the vet and vet techs truly care about the well-bring of my pet.

Tim H. Avatar Tim H.

We love Jay and appreciate the through explanation we receive when picking up our dog.

Sandy P. Avatar Sandy P.

We're been coming to Lincoln Avenue Vet for more than 20 years and always have been pleased with the fine care for our dogs.That was true with our latest checkup with Dr. King,

John F. Avatar John F.

I can usually find flea and other medications cheaper on their online store or chewy, but they automatically added it when I went in for my pets annual visit. I should have asked them for a quote, or online comparison... Next time.

Claire Avatar Claire

I loved Dr. Nagel! He was so kind to my kitty, and funny too. Helped put us all at ease.

Anonymous Avatar Anonymous

I can very difficult at times and they treated me very professionally

Ted Avatar Ted

All of the above.

Anonymous Avatar Anonymous

My dog and I love the staff & Dr. Nagel!

Loretta Avatar Loretta

The girls at the Front are now sweet and very kind to my dogs. It is vital that I feel confident in their care. A few years back when our Napoleon was very old and having a Stroke in the Office, no one came to help us and... read more

Celia Avatar Celia

Everyone shows my dog love! She loves coming here. They always squeeze us in if she gets sick.

Lynette Avatar Lynette

The team at Lincoln Avenue Veterinary Clinic is always kind, caring and professional. They have cared for our two cats for many years and seen one of them through significant health issues w/great skill and compassion. We trust and appreciate LAVC.

Deb Avatar Deb

Everyone there is very nice and the doctors are very knowledgeable and follow up if there is a problem.

Gina Avatar Gina

We have repeatedly been seen last minute for urgent cat issues, even when no standard appointment slots have been open. Dr Nagel has remembered both of our cats issues and followed up after each appointment. The staff is courteous as well.

Katherine Avatar Katherine

5 star ratingThese guys were nothing short of amazing to our dog, Elvis. Everyone was so accommodating, beyond sweet, incredibly smart and some of the most compassionate people we've ever come across. I couldn't recommend them higher.

As soon as my wife and I are ready to adopt another dog, I... read more

Alex B. Avatar Alex B.

5 star ratingAll my pets go to Lincoln Avenue Vet Clinic, well what a wonderful surprise. Jay Hurtado, is the groomer there. He did the best grooming on my dog EVER!!! My dog is a handful, but Jay was able to do the best short haircut, nail trim.  He was... read more

Judy M. Avatar Judy M.

5 star ratingI've been bringing our family pup for his vet visits here for many years.

It has always been real simple visits and his vet bill averages $150.00, which is great.

My daughter just brought her cat to Lincoln Avenue Vet Clinic for a lacerations on her hind leg. And her... read more

Teri A. Avatar Teri A.

5 star ratingMy dog is alive today because of this hospital and her primary care doctor was here for the first 4-5 years of her life.

My dog is 10 years old today. it was 8 years ago to this date that she was in ICU at this hospital. Blue... read more

Shabana H. Avatar Shabana H.

5 star ratingCompassionate care until my fur baby's passing. They helped give me an extra year of life of an already full and long life. When we were out of town, the vets there tried to push me to put him down - but I knew it wasn't time- my... read more

K H. Avatar K H.

5 star ratingOur Cat Nubbin has to be put down a few days ago. Her Renal failure had progressed and it was time to give her a peaceful end. She had been treated by Dr. Nagel up to our final visit. He was very kind and caring, and while there... read more

Theresa W. Avatar Theresa W.

This is a great vet clinic. Been bringing my dog here since she was a puppy. Dr. Bowden is awesome, with decades of experience, and really knows how to handle a big dog.

Saad A. Avatar Saad A.

The team at Lincoln Ave have done a wonderful, diligent and considerate job of caring for our 2 cats over the last three years. From check-ups and vaccines to the hardest of goodbyes, they have been compassionate, professional and understanding throughout and I cannot recommend them highly enough.

Harry B. Avatar Harry B.

We’ve seen Dr. Kang once and already recommended her to a friend!

Marissa J. Avatar Marissa J.
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I've been taking my babies to Lincoln Ave. Vet for nearly 10 years, and we've mainly seen Dr. Bowden, but Dr. Kang, and the other vets are very, very helpful and knowledgeable.

Ramon B. Avatar Ramon B.
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There was no waiting around. we had a 3:00 appointment and our dog was seen at 3:00. Fast and professional service. Thanks!!!

Antonio R. Avatar Antonio R.
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The care everyone showed my dog was very nice and made me relax.

Brittney S. Avatar Brittney S.
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I have good vets, tolerable vets and very bad ones that I should never have returned to. Lincoln Ave. Provides excellent care from all staff members, and at a reasonable price.

Augustine G. Avatar Augustine G.

Going to the vet is no fun for the pet or the owner, sorry but seeing the doctor often means we are feeling yucky 🙁 BUT Lincoln Ave Vet makes the process as painless as possible. Everyone is friendly, genuinely cares, and the treatment is top notch!

Pet Health Network Pro

Everyone is always so friendly and treats us like family! No concern is too small.

Anonymous Avatar Anonymous
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Our pet was attended just minutes after our arrival.

Anonymous Avatar Anonymous
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I really liked Dr Nagle, he took his time and explained everything very clearly. He seems like such a caring and nice man. My next visit is for teeth cleaning I am hoping everything is just as great as my first visit.

Diane C. Avatar Diane C.
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5 star ratingWe had to put down our family dog.  Very caring and gave us so much love and respect.

Kim K. Avatar Kim K.

5 star ratingLincoln Avenue Vet is a wonderful vet clinic. We've been taking our four cats and dog there for almost a decade, and we are so grateful for the help we've received. We usually see Dr. Nagel and couldn't be happier with all the care he's given our little... read more

Emily E. Avatar Emily E.

I'm rating it a 5 because most people seem to enjoy this place! I was wondering if they care for rabbits?

Gatcha B. Avatar Gatcha B.

Lincoln Avenue Veterinary Clinic is very accomodating and the staff are great.

Brian C. Avatar Brian C.

Excellent, caring vets and staff.

Anonymous Avatar Anonymous

Baloo has been stressed out after his last two grooming sessions from different groomers. After seeing Jay he came home in a good mood! He seemed really happy and he looked beautiful!

Cheryl D. Avatar Cheryl D.

Have been coming to LAVC for over 30 years and have never had a negative experience. Everyone is great and so kind to our pets.

Leslie H. Avatar Leslie H.

Lincoln Avenue Veterinary Clinic has cared for our multiple pets since it opened. Each visit whether a routine check-up or a more serious matter has been efficient, organized, compassionate.

Janice W. Avatar Janice W.

I like that you are a small locally owned vet operation versus the large chains. Way more personal and you know how to work with dogs who hate going to a vets.

Mike H. Avatar Mike H.

I love Dr Nagel...he is thorough, knowledgeable, and kind. The rest of the staff is great as well.

Nancy K. Avatar Nancy K.

the way staff treat me & my pet most especially J as her groomer. I feel that my dog is safe under his care.

Sem B. Avatar Sem B.

I cherish my dog and will only have him attended to by the best professionals.

Cameron B. Avatar Cameron B.

they always treat our dog with affection and respect. theyre also very accommodating to our work and life schedules very happy every time we leave from our visits

Ernest J. Avatar Ernest J.

Outstanding customer service. Every staff member is friendly, helpful, and clearly love animals. Both vets take time to explain everything and answer all questions. And it’s so great to have a reliable, friendly, and great groomer on site.

Lynne J. Avatar Lynne J.

They have taken care of my pets for over 10 years. Mostly cats. Their front desk staff are well trained, knowledgeable and friendly. The vet care is top, best I have experienced in my 40+ years of owning dogs and cats. They have kindly helped through last... read more

Jeanne C. Avatar Jeanne C.

I've been going here a little over a year. Dr. Nagel is great with my cat Nubs and they were very professional and kind hearted when we had to make the difficult decisions to put down our elderly cat last year. They offer great services and their prices... read more

Melissa W. Avatar Melissa W.

For the most part everyone is very friendly and know my name and names of my dog and cat. Since I am older some times certain staff help me bring in my cat crate as it is difficult for me to manage it. That is very much appreciated.

Carol A. Avatar Carol A.

5 star ratingI've been bringing my animals here since the mid 90's, they take great care of my buddy Ollie, who actually enjoys going there (he runs to the door to get in then is greeted warmly by the staff). Pricing is fair, the docs are upfront, honest, and take... read more

Gregg H. Avatar Gregg H.

5 star ratingWe recently moved to the area.  I'm in my fourth decade of being a dog owner.  I am delighted to recommend Dr. Kang.  I appreciate her thorough care for my aging dog as we deal with allergies in her senior years.  I've been to a lot of vets... read more

S P. Avatar S P.

5 star ratingI'm sure there are plenty of other positive reviews about Juan Hurtardo better known as Jay, the groomer at Lincoln Ave Veterinary Clinic, so I'll keep this short. He is simply the best groomer who has ever trimmed my Aussie, Bailey! He's an artist!

Stephen B. Avatar Stephen B.

5 star ratingDr. Nagle, Dr. Bowden and the entire staff are absolutely wonderful. My Sophie passed away peacefully on my lap Oct 16th in the care of Dr. Nagle, She had been well taken care of at this clinic for over 16 years. My three year old, Olive is in... read more

Janet P. Avatar Janet P.

5 star ratingI just lost my beloved dog of  16.5 years. She had been a patient of Dr. Nagle and Dr. Bowden her whole life. They couldn't have taken better care of her. At the end, Dr. Nagle was great, he didn't rush me even though it was 5:30 and... read more

Janet P. Avatar Janet P.

Great doctors ,you always get us in when we call, nice pleasant staff. Have been a client for over 20+ years. You have taken good care of our babies!

Terri R. Avatar Terri R.

Everyone is always extremely friendly and professional. The tech's are very familiar with our two dogs and always take care not to frighten them, as a visit to the doctor is always scary.

Beth D. Avatar Beth D.

I took my dog for the first time for her grooming and it was one of the best haircuts my dog has had. I was very happy with the work done and the prices are very reasonable.

Cecilia A. Avatar Cecilia A.

All the staff is friendly and knowledgeable. I always feel welcome and my questions are always answered in detail. The doctors always provide me with options for my dog and we work for the best solution for us and our lifestyle and budget.

Whinde D. Avatar Whinde D.

Every one is so great. Zaza loves to go there. The front desk staff is the best.

Patty C. Avatar Patty C.

Close to home, gentle and caring vet. Everyone was wonderful. Definitely recommend this place to anyone.

Koriandr J. Avatar Koriandr J.


Tom M. Avatar Tom M.

This is a very late review, but last year in the summer, my dog got a foxtail embedded in his nostril and Lincoln Avenue Vet Clinic was very fast and helpful in diagnosing the problem. Dr. Kang was wonderfully helpful, and super informative and was very kind to... read more

Rachelle Avatar Rachelle

5 star ratingThis review is for Jay (Juan Hurtado), the master of all groomers! I have been reading through all the reviews that mention Jay, and I am trying to find something to say about him, that has not been mentioned yet, but it is difficult! About 4 years ago,... read more

Robert K. Avatar Robert K.

5 star ratingLincoln Avenue is the best and has been for decades.  I used to be a volunteer USAR canine handler and was referred through another handler to Lincoln Ave.  There is no substitute.

Barry S. Avatar Barry S.

Lincoln Avenue Veterinary Clinic is a great place to take your vet. Every time I call, the staff is very friendly and super helpful at directing me to who I need to talk to. Ask for Cynn, she is wonderful to work with!!

Felipe T. Avatar Felipe T.

5 star ratingToday was our very first visit. When we got to the front desk ladies were very nice and patient with us. They had great customer service. Dr. Penelope Bowden was very informative of what our dog, Nala needed for her tooth pain. I would highly  recommend them to... read more

Charissa Z. Avatar Charissa Z.

5 star ratingEveryone here loves dogs and Princess Fiona the Ogre is a favorite! AS she should be. 🙂 Seriously, they love all animals that they see.  The reception staff is caring, kind, empathetic, and checked in!  This clinic is resonably priced, sincere and honest. I am a strong believer... read more

Whinde D. Avatar Whinde D.

5 star ratingSparky just recently celebrated his big 18! Thank you LAVC for this most wonderful little life. We are eternally grateful. We found you when our last fur babies heart failed. We've been with you 18 Years now and intend to stick with you like super glue. Thank you... read more

Alice R. Avatar Alice R.

5 star ratingEven though Lincoln Veterinary is a just a bit pricier than other low-end vet clinics, their service to my new puppy dog and my prior dog, who passed last year, has been exceptional.  My vet of choice is Dr. Kevin Nagel, who makes a point of providing deep... read more

Lucy H. Avatar Lucy H.

5 star ratingBest clinic and groomer in San Jose. Our good boy loves Jay, the groomer, who is so gentle and loving with all the beautiful pups who come through that door. Dr. Nagel is awesome and very accommodating with scheduling. The entire office is really top-notch. We wouldn't go... read more

Nicholas A. Avatar Nicholas A.

I have been going here for 6 months. Be it vaccinations or injury, they are really quick, detail oriented & economical. I highly recommend them

Vijayshree G. Avatar Vijayshree G.

The vets and nurses here are always excellent. Reception can get quite busy so you do sometimes have to wait but the staff are always helpful and friendly.

Andrea B. Avatar Andrea B.

5 star ratingJay, the groomer, is gentle, kind and is a skilled groomer. He listens carefully to any/all concerns I have. One of our dogs is 15 years old, a tad bit less hardy than he used to be and Jay takes excellent care of him.

Dr. Bowden has cared... read more

J W. Avatar J W.

5 star ratingMy parents started coming to this clinic for our pets in the late 1960's. Dr Kay and Dr Apple ran the clinic back then. I have been out of the area for the last 35 years and recently returned and reconnected with this clinic. Today, Dr Bowden, of... read more

Jennifer S. Avatar Jennifer S.

5 star ratingLincoln Ave Vet is truly a wonderful place to take care of your pets! They have been so helpful in providing advice and care with my first dog/puppy Theo. They have given me advice many times just on the phone when I'm not sure what to do. The... read more

Catherine S. Avatar Catherine S.

5 star ratingGreat staff. Very good with both my dogs. Explained everything in detail without trying to oversell me anything.

Tim T. Avatar Tim T.

5 star ratingThank you for keeping my baby, Sparky, happy and healthy for 17 years, 4 months and counting! Amazing Dr's and staff!

Alice R. Avatar Alice R.

We have been taking our pets here for as long as I can remember. The doctors are wonderful with our dogs. I have my daughter-in-law taking her cat there now.

Sue N. Avatar Sue N.

5 star ratingThese guys are great. Very professional and knowledgeable vet (Dr Gasik), and super helpful front office staff. I've been to some stinker vets before, and this is definitely one of the good ones!

Diane C. Avatar Diane C.

5 star ratingSeriously love these Vets. Huge hearts, great communicators, honest and fair. I truly trust them and they calm my worries and offer honest solutions. Front desk is efficient and friendly and clean.

K H. Avatar K H.

I have been taking my 3 labs to lincoln ave vet clinic for many years. Cole (my black lab) is a regular as he is plagued with allergies. Haley my yellow lab has gone thru treatment for throat cancer. They love our dogs at Lincoln... read more

penny p. Avatar penny p.

5 star rating#bonniebluenose vet since she was a pup. Great service, never a long wait in person or on the phone.

Richard S. Avatar Richard S.

5 star ratingI was referred to this clinic by a friend, and was pleasantly surprised to encounter a very gentle vet to take my barely 3 lbs pup to. I was sent home with a welcome home puppy package to teach me more about precautions with my puppy. I could... read more

Joana B. Avatar Joana B.

5 star ratingDr. Nagel gave my female cat Gregg amazing care. We knew something in her mouth had been bothering her because she was dropping her food occasionally, even though she didn't exhibit signs of pain or bad breath. I took her in for a tooth cleaning and on the... read more

Joshua K. Avatar Joshua K.

5 star ratingThis review is for Juan Hurtado (aka Jay) the groomer.  Groomer does not do him justice!  Juan is not only the best dog stylist (meaning he doesn't just shave dogs naked) he truly cares for all of his clients.   To find a groomer with his talent and... read more

Tracy G. Avatar Tracy G.

5 star ratingWe recently and sadly put down our long time pup of 13.5 years. She had long and happy life. Her quality of life was waning ... it was her time.

LAVC handled the experience with tender loving care.

The Staff at LAVC is top notch, front office and medical staff.... read more

Yvonne D. Avatar Yvonne D.

5 star ratingI am very impressed with the wonderful attention my cat receives when I take her in.  Dr. Nagel is very good at making owner and pet very comfortable in the exam room.  He answers the questions and concerns and my cat is very calm with him. I left... read more

Julie P. Avatar Julie P.

5 star ratingI love Jay! The BEST groomer ever! My babies love him. I have two fur babies. My pit/ terrier mix gets super nervous and is quite a handful when he comes to grooming (as he doesn't require constant grooming & didn't get groomed most his life). Despite his... read more

Denise R. Avatar Denise R.

5 star ratingIf I could give Jay 10 stars I would!  I have been bringing my dogs to Jay for over 10 years!  He is the most compassionate groomer I have ever met.  He has always taken great care of my dogs and I am a picky pet owner.  I... read more

Robyn B. Avatar Robyn B.

5 star ratingJay the groomer is quite possibly the BEST groomer around.  His life is dogs.  He has taken such amazing care of all of my dogs.  He's gentle, he's loving, & sensitive to all breeds, sizes, & ages.  He grooms my senior dog & my little lady girl.  My... read more

L H. Avatar L H.

5 star ratingWe took our dog here after a series of terrible experiences with Banfield. Dr Nagel was thorough and caring, but also honest. He squeezed us in for surgery but took every precaution and care and called us when there was going to be an extra procedure despite the... read more

Courtenay W. Avatar Courtenay W.

5 star ratingThank you all so much for your kindness and support. I've never been to this veterinary clinic before- I chose it because they opened at 7 and let me come in with no appointment because my 3yr old cat was not doing well this morning. The staff gave... read more

Tony C. Avatar Tony C.

5 star ratingVery Kind and Compassionate Staff! We recently had to put down our 12 year old fur baby mostly unexpectedly. We were able to get a same day appointment after a description of her symptoms. I was expecting a regular appointment and probably antibiotics (hind site my own denile)... read more

Lacey M. Avatar Lacey M.

5 star ratingI love Lincoln Avenue Vet's, They are the best!  I don't know what we would have done without their care, patience, expertise, when our animals were ill.  They are thorough and reasonably priced.  WE  have never had a problem with  getting an appointment in a timely fashion.  They... read more

Denise E. Avatar Denise E.

5 star ratingOur baby had his annual check up yesterday and I realized in all the years we've been coming to Lincoln Ave. Veterinary Clinic I've never written a review. Yesterday, our baby was actually HAPPY when we walked in the door! Going is never fun for him but he... read more

Ronaele F. Avatar Ronaele F.

5 star ratingI adore my Lincoln Avenue "Dog-tors" said my little dog Rico. =)

They are absolutely kind and amazing in every way. If my fur baby has issues of any sort, I can call and they will get us in that day.

They take time to explain what they will... read more

InFuzion Z. Avatar InFuzion Z.

5 star ratingSo lucky to have this place nearby. Our new puppy got into a poisonous substance and they invited us over despite being close to closing. Saved me a lot of money not having to go to emergency. The dogs were handled very well and treated quickly.

Ariana K. Avatar Ariana K.

5 star ratingVisiting the vet is never a positive experience to my dog 🙂

But the staff are as as friendly to my dog as it gets, and it does help with the experience.

Iv'e been visiting them about 5 years now, always been charged a fair rate for the service.

Michael B. Avatar Michael B.

5 star ratingThe doctors and the entire staff at Lincoln Avenue Veterinary Clinic have provided great care to my dog and cat over the last 4 years.  I am so grateful for the supportive and caring way that Dr. Nagel and the rest of the staff helped my 16 year... read more

Dana J. Avatar Dana J.

5 star ratingI started at Lincoln Ave Veterinary clinic with Faye Umeda and the business has kept it's high standards under Paul Umeda.  From the beginning this clinic has been top notch and has given my feline pride the BEST of care.  You couldn't ask for a more caring and... read more

John S. Avatar John S.

5 star ratingOur dog is pretty good about the vet - a little nervous - but she took to Dr. Seymour immediately. It didn't take treats to win her over, either. Dr. Seymour has an excellent rapport with animals. She spent most of the time at the level of our... read more

Liz M. Avatar Liz M.

5 star ratingMy wife and I have taken all of our pets here and have always had great experiences.  They are friendly and accommodating.  Our pug, Pugitta was her name, was going to be 15 in January.  She was having problems breathing and my wife took here in yesterday and... read more

Russell B. Avatar Russell B.

5 star ratingHad a really great experience with Dr Seymour with our elderly Husky as we first moved to town and she had an AWFUL bladder/UTI infection. The staff has been kind, seem fair priced, and offered solutions for less expensive seizure meds should we desire to look into saving... read more

Dayna B. Avatar Dayna B.

5 star ratingDr. Seymour is great! My dog really really hates going to the vet, she took her time and let Chip get comfortable with her. I highly recommend this clinic as the staff is friendly and knowledgeable. Keep up the great work!

Kent B. Avatar Kent B.

5 star ratingToday we took our dog in Cosmo for a check up, bordello and  rabies vaccine. He has been with this vet since he was 13 weeks and he's almost 14 years old. We love this vet and all the Dr's that have treated Cosmo. Thank you to all... read more

Brenda D. Avatar Brenda D.

5 star ratingFriendly service by all staff.

Knowledgeable doctors.

For a small local clinic they offer a lot of different services for your 4-legged friend.

Service dog discount of 20%.

Ava I. Avatar Ava I.

5 star ratingWe have been taking our pets here for 12 years and have had nothing but good experiences. The front desk girls are so sweet and friendly and extremely knowledgeable. The doctors are kind gentle honest and always have nothing but the animals best intentions in mind. By far... read more

Talia C. Avatar Talia C.

5 star ratingI had to bring my parents dog in today to the Lincoln Ave. Vet. Clinic because their dog had not been feeling well.   My parents dog, Lucky, was 16 years old and not in good health, so I knew what the outcome was going to be.  However,... read more

Sandra F. Avatar Sandra F.

5 star ratingThis vet is fabulous! The staff is great and perfectly diagnosed my elderly cat giving him years back on his life. Additionally, they are never pushy about doing more than is necessary. They are cost conscious and extremely efficient. I was never there for longer than 45 minutes.... read more

Kelly G. Avatar Kelly G.

5 star ratingSince my last review was over 2 years ago and so much has happened in our pet world in that time I'm writing another.  2 Cardigan Corgis and a very sick cat later I still give 5 stars for LAVC.  Our cat Reilly was extremely ill, the same... read more

lynieb b. Avatar lynieb b.

5 star ratingI have been a customer of LAVC for over 17 years.  I rescue older cats so they have seen me and my various cats quite often.  The office staff is great- they fit me in when I have an emergency and always remember my name and my cats... read more

Lisa R. Avatar Lisa R.

5 star ratingMy wife and I have been going to Lincoln Avenue Vet Clinic for 20 years.  We have had several series of beloved companions cared for by their staff.  We now have 2 new canine companions and the clinic has provided quality, professional service for Oreo and Tawny as... read more

RW S. Avatar RW S.

5 star ratingWe were looking for a local vet after we relocated to Willow Glen, and based on Yelp reviews decided on Lincoln Avenue Veterinary.  After a few visits for routine care, their true mettle was tested when we called around lunchtime one day after discovering one of our dogs... read more

Wendy E. Avatar Wendy E.

5 star ratingI took my German Shepherd Suki to an appointment today as usual they were great, The nurses and doctor's and the staff are all so kind I highly recommend this clinic.

David D. Avatar David D.

5 star ratingAffordable, friendly, timely service. I called them up, they had an appointment available within the hour, I ducked out of work and brought my cat straight to them. They were really good with her, they know their stuff, and they sell all the medication you might need on... read more

Eamonn G. Avatar Eamonn G.

5 star ratingHave been wanting a new vet for a long time --- like for 12 years, but it took about 11 years for my hubby to come around.  I had thought to look for a vet PRIOR to NEEDING one, but I did some research and then never followed... read more

Terre P. Avatar Terre P.

5 star ratingSo great! Our dog had a complicated and odd surgery elsewhere and she had some complications so we came to this vet when we moved to the area. He efficiently looked her over, suggested some possibilities that were not exorbitantly expensive and called later to follow up on... read more

Kascha s. Avatar Kascha s.

5 star ratingI took my dog in around 7:15am without an appointment because he was acting funny from the night before. He has a bump on his stomach which has grown over the past few months, and I thought that might be the issue. The lady at the front desk... read more

Caren K. Avatar Caren K.

5 star ratingI've been bringing my pooch here for over 2 years and have always had a great experience. Now my baby dog has a serious condition and he sees Dr. Maryssa and she is fantastic. The staff at Lincoln Ave. have been very understanding, will see him ASAP when... read more

Melody L. Avatar Melody L.

5 star ratingDr. Maryssa McKinley is absolutely amazing! 🙂

We are so happy to have found such an amazing "family" Dr. (and so is Paris, our kitty) Her mild mannered, informative, and personable approach made our appointment today seem more like a friendly visit than for a medical opinion.  

It... read more

Gabby A. Avatar Gabby A.

5 star ratingI'll preface by saying I never used Lincoln Ave Vet.  But my experience calling them for a tick issue with my dog was GREAT.  I was planning on visiting them  , but no vacancies were available on the day I wanted(My usual VET also had no vacancies, was... read more

Will N. Avatar Will N.

5 star ratingWe have been clients for 5-6 years with both our dogs and cats. This review is long overdue. The office staff, tech's and doctors are wonderful, caring, professional and especially patient with our questions and concerns. This last visit for our kitty Molly with Dr. Nagel was case... read more

Jeannine D. Avatar Jeannine D.

5 star ratingWe just brought home a Miniature Dachshund (10 weeks old) over the weekend and we took him in to Lincoln Avenue clinic. They were exceptional in their service. Our appointment was at 11:00am and we were taken in exactly at 11:00AM. Our dog was a little scared (mainly... read more

Shamik P. Avatar Shamik P.

5 star ratingDr. Chiarello and Nagle are great. Dr. C has a strong background in oncology, which has proven very helpful. They are fair and reasonable with their charges and they are honest and helpful, too. Dr. Nagle has gone out of his way to help me find backordered meds... read more

Gina M. Avatar Gina M.

5 star ratingWe've been going to LAVC for about 6 years- The first time we went was because we had a very sick rat that needed to go to rat heaven. They were so kind -we even got a sympathy card signed by the whole staff! I was so impressed,... read more

stephanie m. Avatar stephanie m.

5 star ratingWe love Dr. Chiarello! She's terrific with our dog and always provides great care.

Karen C. Avatar Karen C.

5 star ratingWe have been taking our cats there for years. The front desk folks  have been very helpful and friendly. The Drs. are very knowledgeable and professional.

TJ G. Avatar TJ G.

5 star ratingWe have been with LAVC for over 20 years. I have taken my own Vizslas and rescue V's there -some 6-8 dogs and LAVC has been incredibly helpful and compassionate. Dr. Chiarello takes her time to asnwer all questions- I never feel rushed. I have foudn the same... read more

adrienne s. Avatar adrienne s.

5 star ratingMy husband and I adopted a two-year old golden retriever mix last week, so we took her here for a check-up based on the clinic's positive rating.

I'm giving this clinic five stars based on the wonderful treatment we got from Dr. Chiarello. The doctor spent almost an... read more

Madeline W. Avatar Madeline W.