Providing compassionate specialty care to pets in the North Bay area.
Pet Emergency & Specialty Center of Marin (PESCM) provides 24-hour emergency veterinary care and specialty veterinary services. Our team is dedicated to providing compassionate, personalized medical care to dogs and cats. We understand that your pet is a part of your family, and we strive to treat you and your pet with the utmost empathy and respect for your relationship and bond. Our veterinary hospital is open and fully staffed 24 hours per day in San Rafael, California.
Stable, and non-critical Patients: Get in line for the ER online and wait at home. We'll give you an estimated visit time and text you if anything changes.Get in Line
Please take a moment to fill out and submit this client registration form in advance of your upcoming appointment. Thank you.Client Registration Form
Access your pet’s records, make appointments, view your pet’s medical record, vaccinations, prescriptions, medications and more. Set up your pet’s account today!Log in
For Veterinarians: please submit referral forms for patients prior to their visit.Submit a referral
Our medical team is equipped with advanced diagnostic and therapeutic tools, but it is the training and human interaction of our team with your pet that makes all the difference.Our Team
Check back regularly for upcoming continuing education lectures for doctors and veterinary technicians. Keep your credentials current with RACE approved CE.Save Your Seat
There is so much more to PESCM. We hope you’ll contact us for more information about employment opportunities.Apply today
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