Frequently Asked Questions

There is no question too big or too small for our veterinary team. Below are some answers to our most common questions.

We proudly serve the pets Fallbrook, CA and beyond.

At Fallbrook Animal Hospital, we get a ton of interesting questions from pet parents. Below are some common FAQs that might help answer any questions or concerns. Please feel free to call us at 760-728-8358 for any other concerns you might have about your pet.

What are your hours?

Our hours are:
Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Sun: Closed

Do we offer payment plans?

We offer payment plans through CareCredit – they offer veterinary and pet financing to help keep your most cherished family members in top shape.

Do I need an appointment?

Yes, please call 760-728-8358.

What vaccines are recommended for cats?

Rabies and FVRCP are core vaccines for all felines. FeLV is recommended for outdoor cats.

What age should I spay or neuter my dog or cat?

We recommend spaying/neutering your pet at 6 months.

Should I give my dog or cat a flea and tick preventative year round?

Yes, fleas are common in Long Island, especially in an apartment setting. Ticks can be encountered when hiking or frequently visiting the park.

How can I order food, medications, and preventatives for my pet?

You can order medications by calling us at 760-728-8358 or emailing us at [email protected].

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept Debit, Credit (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express), Cash, CareCredit

What kind of pets do you treat?

We treat dogs and cats.

How do I make an appointment?

You can schedule an appointment by calling us at 760-728-8358.

What are the recommended vaccines for a dog?

Rabies and DHP are core vaccines that should be administered to all pets. Bordetella and influenza are recommended for dogs that are particularly social. Lyme is recommended for dogs that spend time out in nature, such as on hikes or in parks.

Why should I spay or neuter my dog or cat?

There are a number of benefits to spaying/neutering. Some of these include decreasing overpopulation, limiting aggression, pyometra, roaming protecting, and cancer prevention.

Should I give my dog or cat monthly heartworm preventative?

Yes, we recommend administering heartworm preventative as mosquitos are common in Long Island year-round. Intestinal parasites are also commonly found in the city, which can pose a threat to your pet.