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Welcome to Bodega Bay Veterinary Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Bodega Bay CA
Call us at (707) 377-4153

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (707) 377-4153!

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Bodega Bay Veterinary Hospital: There's a reason we chose to live and work in a small town. Call us old-fashioned. We like to know our clients. We think people deserve to be treated with compassion and courtesy.

And that applies every bit as much to our animal patients. It never hurts to be polite. A gentle hand, a soft voice, and a few moments taken to get aquainted are often all it takes to soothe a nervous cat or befriend a defensive, snappy dog. We take the time. Animals are people too. We treat your pets as if they were our own. That's how things should be done.

At Bodega Bay Veterinary Hospital you never have to wonder which doctor you'll be seeing. Dr. Michael Trapani is a solo practitioner who handles all aspects of patient care with the assistance of his knowledgable and professional staff. With 32 years in family veterinary practice, Dr. T offers focused, practical and efficient care aimed towards solving his patient's problem in an affordable way that works for the pet owner. Diagnostic and treatment recommendations are based upon the animal's individual needs, not menu-driven requirements decided by some corporate bean counter. Our goal is to provide the highest quality veterinary care in an effective and appropriate manner that every family can afford. We are family-owned and operated and treat our clients the way we would like to be treated - the way everyone should be treated - when we patronize a local business. BBVH = Quality Care + Compassionate Service. You won't be disappointed.

At Bodega Bay Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Barbara Trapani
Bodega Bay Veterinarian | Bodega Bay Veterinary Hospital | (707) 377-4153

1365 Bodega Ave
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

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New patients receive 15% off

Meet Dr. Trapani

  • Dr.
    Michael Trapani
    Veterinarian

    Dr. Michael Trapani (A.S., B.S., D.V.M.) was born in San Francisco and grew up in Redwood City, California. He attended San Carlos High School, then Cañada College, San Francisco State University and the University of California at Davis, where he obtained his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 1982.

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

    Jane L.

    "Simply amazing... Fantastic Doctor and staff... My dog was very happy, and so was I... Small and personal and immaculate... The people were very sincere and I was so impressed..."

    Daniel R.

    "Caring, talented, and here! A great addition to the Bodega Bay community. Welcome Mike and Barbara! And beyond dogs and cats, Mike is involved in our local wildlife. Give him a call, make a friend."

    Alexandra S.

    "Absolutely the best veterinary hospital I've ever taken my animals to and at 64, there have been lots of them in my life."

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Primary Office Hours

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed