SOURCE: University Vet Hospital

December 01, 2011 10:00 ET

Berkeley Veterinary Clinic Announces New Website to Promote Wellcare

BERKELEY, CA--(Marketwire - Dec 1, 2011) - University Veterinary Hospital has announced the launch of a new website for the practice, The new website is designed to make it easier for pet owners to learn about the animal hospital's services, including wellcare, vaccinations, spay & neuter, dog boarding and emergency pet care. The site also contains educational information for pet owners about the basics of pet care. The full-service veterinary hospital serves the communities of Berkeley, Emeryville, Richmond, El Cerrito and El Sobrante.

Dr. Jas Mattu, Berkeley veterinarian and owner of University Veterinary Hospital, announced that the vet clinic has launched a new website, The new website is designed to complement the practice's mission to educate pet owners about responsible pet ownership and wellcare. The site also contains information about the animal hospital's services and veterinary care team.

"I am excited to announce the launch of our new website, which will be a tremendous asset to our veterinary clinic," said Dr. Mattu. "Our practice is committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, and an important way to do this is by educating pet owners about the basics of pet care. We're excited to offer so many wonderful resources to the Berkeley community through our new website."

The new website features a 'Veterinary Topics' library that includes information on adopting a pet, training a pet and integrating a new pet into the family. There is also information on grooming, mealtime, first aid and preventive care. The video newsroom includes 'how-to' videos on care basics, such as brushing a dog's teeth. The videos also feature a veterinarian discussing veterinary health topics.

"The best care for any animal is proper nutrition and preventive medicine," said Dr. Mattu. "The 'Veterinary Topics' library is a wonderful resource for pet owners to learn about the right type of nutrition for their pet, understand the warning signs of illness and learn important tips for keeping your pet healthy."

The animal hospital offers wellcare services, vaccinations, spay and neuter, dog boarding and emergency care. Pet owners can learn more about these services on the website.

"Our clinic is a comfortable, kid-friendly and calm environment," said Dr. Mattu. "The 'New Patient Center' and 'About Us' are a great way to learn more about services and staff and know what to expect before your first visit."

The New Patient Center also contains forms that can be downloaded and completed in advance of the first visit along with payment information.

Interested individuals can also sign-up for the veterinary clinic's e-newsletter, featuring pet care tips and the latest in veterinary health news. The veterinarian personally selects the topics for this bi-weekly e-newsletter, which are tailored to the needs of the local pet community.

The Berkeley veterinary clinic serves the communities of Berkeley, Emeryville, Richmond, El Cerrito and El Sobrante. Directions to the Berkeley clinic are available on the 'Contact Us' page.

Pet owners who wish to schedule an appointment with the practice can do so by using the online appointment request form on the website at

Contact Information

  • University Vet Hospital
    Berkeley, CA