California Veterinary Specialists is a 24-hour specialty and emergency facility committed to excellence in internal medicine, surgery and critical patient care. Our family of specialists, dedicated emergency clinicians, and experienced staff, provide a unique team approach to referral medicine. Founded in 2000, California Veterinary Specialists (CVS) is one of the nation’s leading providers of adv...anced veterinary services for pets in need of critical emergency care and treatment of serious acute and chronic illnesses 24 hours and 365 days a year. Our innovative team of multidisciplinary specialists provides Southern California with a network of specialty and critical care hospitals at three state of the art facilities:CVS Carlsbad (San Diego county) CVS Murrieta (Riverside county) CVS Ontario (San Bernardino county) Our experienced team of specialists works together as one unit; we provide the best integrated veterinary care available anywhere in support of each individual patient’s health and happiness. We at CVS are proud to say that the care we provide compares to or exceeds that offered in human medicine. Our clinicians attend to every aspect of patient care. We encourage the families of our critical-need patients to take an active role during the long-term care and healing process, by facilitating visitation so families can spend time with their pets throughout recovery. Our doctors are some of the most highly regarded and respected in the veterinary profession. Many are featured speakers at national and international veterinary conferences and have authored books as well as articles in scientific publications on innovative medical treatments and developing therapies in veterinary medicine. Our ongoing commitment to our patients, clients and the referral veterinary community is to continue to develop the excellence of our specialty practices. Our promise is to fulfill our mission to provide compassionate care that improves quality of life for our patients and for those who love them.