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The Best Veterinary Care
for Bend & Central Oregon

At the Veterinary Referral Center, we offer the most advanced emergency and specialized care to members of the Bend and Central Oregon community. With over a decade of devotion to the veterinary field, and a lifetime of being animal lovers, we know how important it is to be your pet’s hero. 

Advanced Veterinary Care in Bend & Central Oregon

At the Veterinary Referral Center, we offer the most advanced emergency and specialized care to members of the Bend and Central Oregon community. With over a decade of devotion to the veterinary field, and a lifetime of being animal lovers, we know how important it is to be your pet’s hero. 

Advanced Veterinary Care for Bend & Central Oregon

At the Veterinary Referral Center, we offer the most advanced emergency and specialized care to members of the Bend and Central Oregon community. With over a decade of devotion to the veterinary field, and a lifetime of being animal lovers, we know how important it is to be your pet’s hero. 

Bend Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Experts

Our doctors are board-certified experts in their field. They’re also some of the nicest people you’ll ever meet.

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What to Expect

What to expect during your visit from preparation and arrival to payment and insurance information.

Bend Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Experts

Our doctors are board-certified experts in their field. They’re also some of the nicest people you’ll ever meet.

nursing kitten

What to Expect

What to expect during your visit from preparation and arrival to payment and insurance information.

When to seek emergency care  signs you should come in  

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Sharing people food with pets

Holiday Foods and Pets

Ground Rules for Sharing Human Food with Pets: First, moderation is key when sharing people food with our pets. However, there are plenty of “no-no’s” and toxic foods you never want to share with your pets. Learn what we recommend about sharing human food with dogs and cats in this article.

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Off the Holiday Table: Feeding Don’ts for Pets

Here come the holidays, and with them, all the food that celebrates the season! As we make merry, the team at Veterinary Referral Center of Central Oregon wants to remind pet parents that the feast we love can make our dogs and cats sick. The following is a short list of feeding don’ts for pets this holiday season and all year long.

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Xylitol Toxicity: How to Keep Your Dog Safe

While most pet parents are aware of the dangers of chocolate toxicity for pets, the perils of xylitol toxicity may be new to them. With Halloween just around the corner, it’s a good idea to bone up on the increased danger of accidental poisoning-by-treats. Emergency veterinarian Dr. Leanne Dileo of Veterinary Referral Center of Central Oregon discussed the issue on Facebook Live with veterinary dermatologist Dr. Jennifer Bentley.

Watch the Latest Videos
from Our Blog

Sharing people food with pets

Holiday Foods and Pets

Ground Rules for Sharing Human Food with Pets: First, moderation is key when sharing people food with our pets. However, there are plenty of “no-no’s” and toxic foods you never want to share with your pets. Learn what we recommend about sharing human food with dogs and cats in this article.

dangerous_foods_for_pets

Off the Holiday Table: Feeding Don’ts for Pets

Here come the holidays, and with them, all the food that celebrates the season! As we make merry, the team at Veterinary Referral Center of Central Oregon wants to remind pet parents that the feast we love can make our dogs and cats sick. The following is a short list of feeding don’ts for pets this holiday season and all year long.