Welcome to the So Cal Vet Group family!

Inspiring The Bond Between Pets And Their People

Southern California Veterinary Group consists of three well-established veterinary hospitals dedicated to providing exceptional care for the dogs, cats, and pocket pets of Southern California's Inland Empire. Our focus is General Practice and More!

From board certified surgeons, specialty services and procedures, and emergency care; to wellness checks and preventitive care, So Cal Vet Group offers something for every pet in any situation. Each hospital team is made up of highly skilled and compassionate professionals and specialists, fully committed to offering each pet patient the healthiest and happiest life possible.

Now offering Telehealth and curbside services, our three Inland Empire hospitals utilize the most current standards of treatment available, and we specialize in providing comprehensive wellness care to keep your pet healthy now and in the future. We look forward to serving you and your pet with the best possible veterinary care.


“Finally found a vet office I like! We've been in the area for over 3 years now and it's taken this long. We've seen 3 vets at this location & have been happy with all 3!”

—Kiersten B. (Valley Vet Murrieta)

“I love this vet! I have been taking my dog here since he was 2 months old. The doctors are always so friendly. Today we received service from Maurilio & he was so awesome!”

—Sky T. (Lake Elsinore Animal Hospital)

“Staff is incredibly nice. I love that they call me for follow up on my pups!”

—Yvonne B. (Lake Elsinore Animal Hospital)

“Once again, after 25 years of service to our family of pets, Dr. Kermit Smith and his team of professionals went above and beyond to ensure our dog River got the best care possible.”

—Tom D. (Norco Animal Hospital)

“Dr. Carrillo is awesome. She came to my house with compassion and professionalism when we had to put my Mary Jane girl down.”

—Valerie M. (Lake Elsinore Animal Hospital)

“The Vet and staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. They were very kind and understanding with me and my dog Thor. The facility is very clean and organized.”

—Gaby A. (Lake Elsinore Animal Hospital)

“Professional, friendly staff. Clean, we'll equipped office. We've been going here for 10 years. I recommend.”

—Donna D. (Valley Vet Murrieta)

“Norco Animal Hospital is by far the best vet I have visited thus far. All the staff are very friendly and helpful, always happy to answer any questions or address any concerns.”

—David R. (Norco Animal Hospital)

“Dr. Smith and staff are friendly and obviously care. I have been to several vets in the Corona and Riverside area and they are the most attentive and professional I have found.”

—Kay D. (Norco Animal Hospital)

“"I had to put my sweet kitty, Merlin down due to stage 4 kidney disease. The staff here was so supportive and kind!”

—Jessica C. (Norco Animal Hospital)

“I recommend NAH to EVERYONE with a doggy or kitty. They care on a personal level.”

—Ashley S. (Norco Animal Hospital)

“We had to put our dog down a few weeks ago. We came here and the staff was so compassionate and caring towards our dog and us during a difficult experience.”

—Lacy W. (Norco Animal Hospital)

“Dr. Carrillo is amazing! She is very knowledgeable and friendly. She talks to your animal and pets them to make them more comfortable. ”

—Tonya M. (Lake Elsinore Animal Hospital)

“A great vet clinic. Very kind staff and well informed veterinarians. I always feel a sense of comfort when my pet is here. ”

—Oscar G. (Valley Vet Murrieta)


Scheduling an appointment with us is easy and convenient

  1. Fill out one of our online appointment request forms
  2. Call an SCVG hospital directly
  3. Visit a hospital to schedule an appointment in person and meet some of our care team - View Map

Recent Updates

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  • The Keys to Dog Wellness in Honor of Pet Wellness Month
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  • Anesthetic Dental Procedures for Pets: A Behind-the-Scenes look!
  • The Secret to Ridding your Dog of Itchy & Irritated Skin
  • How to Decipher the Leash, Harness, and Collar Code for a Happy Hound
  • 20 Mind-blowing Feline Facts!

We are three full service pet hospitals!

Our SCVG hospitals offer the following services - and more! - for dogs and cats of all breeds, ages, medical conditions and lifestyles:

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Dog Health Services

  • Puppy Care
  • Senior Dog Care
  • Dog Allergies
  • Dog Behavior
  • Dog Dental
  • Dog Deworming
  • Dog Diagnostic Imaging
  • Dog Emergencies
  • Dog Fleas & Ticks
  • Dog Heartworms
  • Dog Lab Tests
  • Dog Laser Therapy
  • Dog Microchipping
  • Dog Nutrition
  • Dog Pregnancy
  • Dog Preventive Care
  • Dog Spaying & Neutering
  • Dog Surgery
  • Dog Vaccinations

To learn more about our comprehensive dog health services, please contact us or visit our dog health services page.

Cat Health Services

  • Kitten Care
  • Senior Cat Care
  • Cat Anesthesia
  • Cat Declawing
  • Cat Dental
  • Cat Dermatology
  • Cat Diagnostic Imaging
  • Cat Emergency
  • Cat Fleas & Ticks
  • Cat Grooming
  • Cat Heartworms
  • Cat Lab Tests
  • Cat Laser Therapy
  • Cat Medications
  • Cat Microchipping
  • Cat Nutrition
  • Cat Preventive Care
  • Cat Spaying & Neutering
  • Cat Surgery
  • Cat Vaccinations
  • Cat Wellness Exams

To learn more about our comprehensive cat health services, please contact us or visit our cat health services page.