Practice History & Profile
Since 1990, Companion Animal Clinic has been serving Yucca Valley, CA and surrounding areas. Our practice has evolved from a small mobile practice into a booming brick-and-mortar small animal clinic. We see cats, dogs, and pocket pets (though that is fairly rare).
Type of Practice: General - Small Animal
Structure of Ownership: We're the only privately-owned veterinary clinic in our region. We have a single owner, Dr. Linda Colburn, and our clinic is managed by Heather, who has her Masters in Business Administration and is a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager.
In house hospitalization: no
In house diagnostics:
Chemistry Analyzer: yes
Snap Reader: yes
Telemedicine (Cardiology): yes
Digital Radiography: yes
Telemedicine (Radiology Interpretation): yes
Day time emergencies: yes
After hour emergencies: no
Frequency of staff interaction (staff training & meetings): We have monthly staff meetings and occasional training sessions during lunch.
Continuing Education philosophies:
Client communication technologies (email, text, etc.):
automated third-party patient reminders
scheduling through website, text, phone, & email
Inside the Hospital
We are in expansion mode! We have outgrown our clinic and will be either remodeling or rebuilding in the near future. 3 exam rooms is not enough for how busy we are.
We take pride in providing our patients with exceptional veterinary care in a warm and welcoming environment. We offer a variety of services ranging from preventive care, surgery, medicine, dental care, and more. We stress the importance of client education, including preventive medicine and proper nutrition, to help their pets live long, healthy lives.