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4421 A Balfour Rd.

Brentwood, CA 94513 US

925-240-7387

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    All animals deserve compassionate veterinary care. Call today.

It's the month of love! Hugs! Kisses! If your pet's bad breath makes them positively un-kissable, it's time schedule their yearly checkup today It's that time of year again. A month about love, hugs, kisses and chocolate. And when it comes to your pet, 3 out of 4 of those come out way on top! (Chocolate is a no-no, but you already knew that!) What if your pet's bad breath makes them positively un-kissable? Bad breath may mean there is an issue with your pet's teeth and gums. But it may also be a sign of a more serious medical condition. Either way, if dental conditions are left untreated, you may put your pet at risk for problems in their mouth (periodontitis) or with internal organs (heart disease). The challenge most pet owners face is that even if their pet's breath smells fine, some dental conditions are hard to spot. Keeping your pet healthy from toe to tooth shows the world how much you love them. What is the best way to keep your pet in tiptop shape? Schedule your pet's yearly checkup with us. We'll do a thorough checkup, including a dental exam, to make sure your pet is at optimum health. We're committed to your pet's well being every step of the way. (Because we love them too!) Book their appointment today!


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Welcome to Brentwood Family Pet Care
Your Veterinarian in Brentwood CA
Call us at 925-240-7387

“Loving Your Pets Like You Do”

That’s what we do

It is our mission to provide outstanding health care and medical support

for each of our clients and their pets – every time.

To accomplish our mission we will provide

Staff that are

Compassionate

Loving

Sincere

Knowledgeable

With an attitude of

Respect

Helpfulness

Fun

In an environment that is

Clean

Professional

And Technology that is

State of the Art

Progressive

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 925-240-7387!

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Brentwood Family Pet Care: Loving Your Pets Like You Do

At Brentwood Family Pet Care, we truly believe in loving your pet like you do. We deliver a high level of veterinary care to the families and pets of Brentwood, Discovery Bay, Byron, Oakley and Antioch, as well as to loyal clients all over the east bay of northern California. Our animal clinic is in a central location at the intersection of Walnut and Balfour in Brentwood.

You’ll find we are not like other veterinarians. Our veterinary staff truly strives to get to know our clients and their pets. We don’t just say, “Drop your pet off.” We want to know how your day is going and how your pet fits into your life. That’s because we believe your pet is a member of your family!

“We’ve always received excellent service from everyone there.” ~ Michelle C.

At Brentwood Family Pet Care, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Scott Lichlyter
Brentwood Veterinarian | Brentwood Family Pet Care | 925-240-7387

4421 A Balfour Rd.
Brentwood, CA 94513

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Scott Lichlyter
    Veterinarian

    Dr. Scott Lichlyter moved to Brentwood in 1990 after graduating from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Lichlyter opened Brentwood Family Pet Care in 2000, with the goals of supporting a high quality of life for family pets in the area and helping develop the relationship between pets and their families. His own daughter was born the year the clinic opened, and his son was born a few years later. the family has two cats, Princess and Whiskers, two dogs, Molly (pictured) a Lab/Boxer mix and Shyla a Bisenji/Border Collie mix and a fish, Bubbles. Scott is in the clinic Monday through Thursday.

  • Dr.
    Kristi Lee
    Veterinarian

    Began working with us in 2013. She graduated from Michigan State University in 2010, but was born and raised in California. She had the honor of graduating as Cardiology Student of the Year. She has experience in Emergency and did some relief work before going to work full time. Both She and her Lab/Pointer Mix, Kiva enjoy running, camping and hiking with friends.

  • Dr.
    Lindsay Heath
    Veterinarian

    Dr. Lindsay Heath started with Family Pet Care in 2015. Dr. Heath returned to the Bay Area after living in Los Angeles for 8 years. She graduated from Western University of Health Sciences in 2011. After completing a one-year internship at Animal Specialty Group, she worked in general practice. When not working, she enjoys horseback riding, hiking, gardening, and spending time with her dogs, cats, and chickens. Lindsay is in the clinic Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "The staff is awesome and the front desk ladies are extremely welcoming! My furbabies are well taken care of here."
    Jessica P. / Brentwood, CA
  • "Dr. Tucker Avra was amazing, explained everything and made me feel comfortable in every decision made to help Charlie. I could not be happier with the care Charlie received. Each one of the girls were so sweet and knowledgeable also. I will be back."
    Denise B.
  • "I think the vets and staff members are very friendly and extremely good with the animals. They all show a love for animals and are extremely qualified to handle just about anything that may come up with an animal."
    Diana D.
  • "Dr Lee & Scott have always treated Cash, Kitty & Penny as if they were their number one concern. They seem to educate themselves on the latest and greatest treatments. I have confidence in their abilities."
    Janice B.
  • "Dr. Lee and her assistant Hanna were so sweet and friendly towards Precious my 12 year old kitty. Dr. Lee explained everything in regards to my pets health. Thank you!"
    Janelle M.
  • "I feel like the staff really cared about my cat Ginger. They did an excellent job of treating her. The Dr. worked out a plan for her to lose weight, and followed up with me that evening. I'm extremely satisfied with their services."
    Ramona A.

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