Scripps Parkway Veterinary Hospital

10755-L Scripps Poway Parkway
San Diego, CA 92131

(858)695-9996

www.spvet.com

From recalled food and treats to pollen levels and other pet health concerns, Scripps Parkway Veterinary Hospital is a great resource for information about your pet's health and well-being.  If you have any questions that aren't covered in our web pages, please call us at (858) 695-9996.

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Veterinarians, schools emphasize yearly pet checkups

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