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  • Core Services
    Core Services

    Meeting All Your Pets' Health Care Needs

    Our team offers all the core veterinary services your pet needs to stay healthy, from preventive wellness exams and vaccinations, to dental care, internal medicine, and surgical care.

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  • New Patients
    New Patients

    Welcoming New Patients in Lafayette

    We're always happy to welcome new patients and their families to our veterinary hospital! It's our mission to make each of your visits with us convenient, efficient, and low-stress. 

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Welcome to Our Lafayette Animal Hospital

St. Francis Veterinary Hospital is a full service pet hospital that offers comprehensive and compassionate medical services for our clients and their four-legged family members in Lafayette and the surrounding area.

From preventative care like vaccinations and routine wellness exams, to surgical services, dental care and grooming, our wide range of services can meet all of your pet's need in one place. 

We are passionate about pets and have a developed a reputation for treating clients like family and their pets like they were our own. our knowledgeable and welcoming veterinary team are here to provide high quality and professional veterinary care that is focused on your four-legged family member. 

About Our Hospital

Preventive Care

Preventive Care

Prevent a wide range of common diseases and conditions with regular vaccinations for your cat or dog.

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Routine Care

Routine Care

Put your pet's health first with disease prevention, treatments and routine wellness exams in Lafayette.

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Dental Care

Dental Care

Maintain your pet's overall health and well-being with our comprehensive oral health care services. 

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Emergency Care

Emergency Care

Contact us during regular clinic hours if your pet requires urgent veterinary care, or visit our after-hours referrals.

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Pharmacy & Lab

At our veterinary hospital in Lafayette, we support our wide range of veterinary services with an in-house pharmacy and lab offering advanced tools, technology, and prescriptions to all of our patients. 

At St. Francis Veterinary Hospital we carry a variety of medicines to provide fast and efficient care for your dog or cat. We also work with a local compounding pharmacy to tailor medication to particular pet needs.

You can also purchase products online and renew subscriptions through our online pharmacy.

With our in-house laboratory, we are pleased to offer advanced diagnostics to allow our veterinarians to provide an accurate diagnosis of your pet's medical issues.

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  • The staff at St. Francis, since day one has always treated max like one of their family. I've never known any dog to get so excited to go to the vet.
    Chris N.

Surgical Care

We offer a wide range of surgical procedures for pets in the Lafayette area at our clinic, using advanced surgical techniques and safety protocols.

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Internal Medicine

Our veterinarians bring extensive experience in diagnosing and treating dogs and cats with a wide variety of internal conditions. 

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Grooming Services

We offer professional bathing and grooming services for all breeds of dogs and cats, helping your beloved pet look and feel their best.

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Boarding Services

We provide complete general boarding services for all of our patients, and medical boarding services for pets that require extra care. 

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Tips & Advice From Our Team

Read our blog for helpful information about caring for your pet, and how to keep them healthy, happy, and thriving.

When to Visit an Emergency Vet?

When to Visit an Emergency Vet?

While some veterinary emergencies are easily recognized, other conditions requiring urgent veterinary care are often less obvious and harder to spot. Below, our Lafayette vets share some examples of situations that may require emergency vet care.

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My cat won't drink water! What should I do?

My cat won't drink water! What should I do?

Both pets and people need to stay hydrated. So what should you do if your cat won't drink water? Our Lafayette vets list some reasons why your cat may not be drinking and what to do.

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Pneumonia In Cats: Signs, Symptoms & Treatment

Pneumonia In Cats: Signs, Symptoms & Treatment

Pneumonia is an inflammation of the lungs and airways that can occur in cats for several reasons. Today our Lafayette vets share more about the causes, symptoms, and treatment for pneumonia in cats. 

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Emergency FAQ

Emergency FAQ

Knowing when your pet needs emergency care isn't always obvious. Here, our Lafayette vets share some of the signs and symptoms that indicate a trip to the emergency vet is necessary. 

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New patients are always welcome.

We look forward to meeting your beloved pet at St. Francis Veterinary Hospital.

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Location

151 S. Beadle Rd., Lafayette, LA 70508 US

Hours

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    • Monday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
    • Tuesday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
    • Wednesday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
    • Thursday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
    • Friday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
    • Saturday: 08:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Sunday: Closed

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