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We are a Chicago Veterinary Hospital and Emergency Vet founded on the observation that traditional veterinary practices have limited evening and weekend hours, requiring clients to adjust their busy schedules in order to obtain proper care for their beloved pets or be sent to an ER facility.

Metropolitan Veterinary Center is open 7am to 10pm, seven days a week in order to best serve our clients and patients. At our South Loop hospital, we provide routine services such as elective surgeries and wellness exams in addition to animal emergency/critical care and surgery.

We have created a convenient, state-of-the-art facility to provide advanced, comprehensive care, located in Chicago's South Loop.

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June LaFave, VMD

June LaFave, VMD

Dr. LaFave is a founding partner of Metropolitan Veterinary Center. She was most recently the Medical Director of the ER at Chicago Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center and also held tenure as Chief of Staff at PAWS.

Kjerstin Jacobs, DVM

Kjerstin Jacobs, DVM

Dr. Jacobs, a founding partner of Metropolitan Veterinary Center, worked for a veterinarian when she was young and saw such passion and dedication in the way he approached his work that she decided to become a veterinarian, too.

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May 2016

Dog Ear Infections

You never want to see your dog in pain. However, dogs can be diagnosed with many of the same conditions that humans can, such as diabetes, glaucoma, and ear infections. Ear infections are actually relatively common amongst dogs, as they are often exposed to the bac [...]

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May 2016

Tips To Keep Your Kitten Safe

Bringing a kitten home is an exciting time. Despite wanting to spend all of your time playing with him or her, make sure to follow these tips to keep your kitten safe! Other Animals: From other pets in the home to outdoor animals, a kitten is not going to win [...]

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