2348 Rice Blvd. Houston, TX 77005
(713) 527-0489

Welcome to Rice Village Animal Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Houston, Texas
Call us at (713) 527-0489

Pet Emergency? Read no further and call us right away!

Doctors Hours by Appointment, Walk-ins Welcome

clinic.jpgAt this site, you will find information about our practice philosophy, our services, helpful forms to assist you and an extensive library for you to search for additional pet health care information.

Thank you for taking the time to read about our veterinary practice and the services we offer. We welcome your comments and suggestions.  Please contact us at (713)527-0489 for all your pet health care needs.

If you live or work  in the Houston Medical Center, Rice University, Southampton, Southgate, West University Place, Old Braeswood or the surrounding areas, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. James Bray, Dr. Melinda Luper, Dr. Emily Kuo and Dr. Alexandra Yu are licensed veterinarians, treating all types of pets, including pocket pets and exotics. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.

Rice Village Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital that accepts emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Dr. James Bray, Dr. Melinda Luper, Dr. Emily Kuo and Dr. Alexandra Yu are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments with a focus on wellness and nutrition. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our hospital comfortable, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the separate dog and cat waiting rooms and look forward to meeting his or her own veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call (713) 527-0489 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Houston Medical Center, Rice Univerisity, Southampton, Southgate, West University Place, Old Braeswood area veterinary hospital is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Houston pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Rice Village Animal Hospital, we have been treating the best pets in Houston since 1976!


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We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.
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Meet the Team

Meet Our Team
Meet The Team
Our hospital first opened July 4, 1976 and through the years has become known as a comprehensive medical/surgical hospital with a focus on high quality care for dogs and cats. We are a member of the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).

It is our desire to provide the best medical and surgical care for our patients and to offer the best possible service for our clients. It is also our desire to provide a friendly, team-oriented place of employment for all members of the Rice Village Animal Hospital staff.
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