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Welcome to Animal Hospital of Palo Alto

Your Veterinarian in Palo Alto CA 

Call us at 650-493-2738 Pet Emergency? 

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Welcome to Animal Hospital of Palo Alto Your Veterinarian in Palo Alto CA Call us at 650-493-2738 Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 650-493-2738! Animal Hospital of Palo Alto is proud to serve the Palo Alto Ca area. We are committed to provide exceptional veterinary care, interactive day care services, and a storefront to ensure that we meet all of your pet’s needs. Animal hospital of Palo Alto stays on top of the latest advances in veterinary medicine and technology to ensure that we are providing the highest level of customized veterinary care in an atmosphere of respect, compassion and love.



Dr. Kristy Moding
Palo Alto Veterinarian | Animal Hospital of Palo Alto | 650-493-2738

4111 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94306

Office Hours

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 AM-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 AM-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 AM-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 AM-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 AM-3:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Meet the Veterinarian

  • Dr.
    Kristin Moding
    D.V.M.
    Veterinarian

    Dr. Kristy Moding is a 2011 graduate of North Carolina State Veterinary School.  Dr. Moding has a special interest in surgery, dentistry and laser therapy. She is dedicated to staying up-to-date on veterinary medical developments and spends much of her time outside of work reading veterinary research journals and articles.

    Dr. Moding is also passionate about volunteering to provide veterinary care free of charge to animals in developing countries and shelter pets in need. 

    In her spare time, she enjoys horseback riding and travel. Dr. Moding also enjoys part-time practice in equine medicine. She currently lives in Redwood City with her husband, children and their maltipoo, Pancake. She feels so lucky to work with animals and the owners that love them! 

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Hear From Happy Pet Owners

  • "Excellent, thorough care. The vets are super nice and accommodating. They don't barge into the room with the booming loud voice like they do in many places! Their prices are way lower than most, but their care, in my opinion, is better. It's nice that they have a store that sells medicine and specialty foods. ..."
    Laura A. / Palo Alto, CA
  • "... I absolutely love this place and so does my beagle. The place is super clean and also easy to get appointments. All the staff here are very friendly and services are reasonably priced. ..."
    Diana D. / Mountain View, CA

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