Our Core Values and Philosophy

The Veterinary Specialty Center of Seattle is a team of professionals who strive to provide the highest quality veterinary care in partnership with pet parents and their primary care veterinarians. Our emergency service is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, to provide capable compassionate care for pets with urgent medical needs. Our specialty services are here to provide specialized diagnostics and/or treatment for pets through a collaborative interdisciplinary approach under the direction board-certified specialists.
We achieve these goals by adhering to a set of core values that help guide us every day – We Care For Pets.

We are kind, respectful and forthright communicators.

We are innovative, adaptable, and responsive.

We are educators and lifelong learners.

We are empathetic.

We practice best medicine with integrity and transparency.