Serving The Best Pets in Houston Since 1976!

We understand how animals can be some of the most treasured members of the family.

Our passion is honoring this unique and irreplaceable human-animal bond. Welcome to your other family doctor.

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Rice Village AH

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.

AAHADr. 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.

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Hours of Operation

Day -- Open -- Closed
Mon 7:00 a.m. 6:30 p.m.
Tue 7:00 a.m. 6:30 p.m.
Wed 7:00 a.m. 6:30 p.m.
Thu 7:00 a.m. 6:30 p.m.
Fri 7:00 a.m. 6:30 p.m.
Sat 8:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.

Doctor's Hours by Appointment, Walk-ins and Drop Off Services Welcome

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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.

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!

Rice Village is nestled next to the prestigious Rice University, which make Rice Village, Houston’s “college town”. Rice Village provides hundreds of families with that small-town community but we are right in the middle of the bright lights of the city. Developed in the 1930’s this neighborhood has resisted the urge to change. Rice Village Animal Hospital has been in Rice Village since 1976. We offer our local community the trust and experience of treating many of the best patients and clients of Houston for over forty years with today’s veterinary perspective. We provide compassionate and friendly service. We are your neighborhood vet.

We are accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), and we are dedicated to providing your pets with the best care possible. That means we hold ourselves to a higher standard than any other veterinary hospital. Pets are our passion, and keeping them healthy is our #1 priority. Here we strive to deliver excellent care because your pets deserve nothing less.

Our vet services include:

Boarding, grooming, dentistry, preventative health care, drop-off services, surgical services, in-house laboratory services, cold laser therapy, digital radiographs, and ultrasound.

satisfied customers

  • Polly E.

    Thanks for being a hands-on, personal vet clinic! In a world where everyone is in a rush, no one makes eye contact or says...

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  • Carla K.
    Carla K.,

    All of the staff are great with my dog, even though he has a tendency to be skittish. I appreciate how easy it alwys... Carla K.

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  • Debbie H.
    Debbie H.,

    5 stars. Thanks for everything you did for my kitties.