Harbor Veterinary Hospital

2450 17th Ave, STE 125
Santa Cruz, CA 95062




Harbor Veterinary Hospital is located 2450 17th Avenue Suite 125. 

We moved to this location two years ago after 22 years in our previous location.  
The hospital is located  on the ground floor of the two story building right next to Staples and West Marine on the corner of 17th and Soquel Avenues.  

Harbor Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital providing comprehensive healthcare services to dogs and cats in Santa Cruz County and the surrounding areas. We are conveniently located in mid county, close to the Hwy 1 Soquel Avenue/Soquel Drive and 41st Avenue exits. Our clients bring their pets to us from Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley, the San Lorenzo Valley, Felton, Boulder Creek, Bonny Doon, Capitola, Soquel, Aptos, Watsonville and even from San Jose, Salinas and Monterey. Our veterinarians offer a wide variety of medical, surgical and dental services.  

Covid-19 (Corona virus) and your pet

With this new pandemic, information is still developing.  While how it affects our pets is still in question, here is some information from a reliable source.


VetClassics Products Now Available at Harbor Vet!

Call us for specific product availability.


Harbor Veterinary Hospital offers the VIN Client Information Library

Please browse our website to learn more about our companion animal hospital and the services we provide for dogs and cats in Santa Cruz and the surrounding areas. Read information in our Pet Library, view videos, take a virtual tour of our veterinary hospital, read testimonials, and find details about upcoming events. Please call our office today at (831)476-2202 for all your pet health care needs.

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