You want the best for your family, including your beloved pet. While there is no shortage of places to choose from, the best pet veterinarians and animal hospitals in Chicago outshine the rest.

Forest Glen Animal Hospital

5324 N. Elston Avenue
Chicago, IL 60630
(773) 283-2443

Forest Glen Animal Hospital, on the northwest side of Chicago, offers a convenient and reliable place to mend your sick dog or cat. Going on vacation? Forest Glen Animal Hospital also offers animal lodging, complete with separate living quarters and time outside to play. The accommodating staff and care of Dr. Orals will give you peace of mind by taking the time to answer any questions or quell any concerns.

Wrigley Animal Center offers your pet state-of-the-art medical facilities for your pet. (Credit: http://www.westwrigleyanimalhospital.com)

West Wrigley Animal Hospital

3416 N. Ashland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 528-8387
http://www.westwrigleyanimalhospital.com

In the Lakeview neighborhood, West Wrigley Animal Hospital offers a convenient location to provide your pet with state-of-the-art healthcare. The warm atmosphere is inviting, unlike a typical hospital environment. Clean, cozy and comfortable, Dr. Murphy and staff offer careful attention to detail, while easing your pet’s trepidation and reassuring owners.

A contestant in this year's West Loop costume contest. (Credit: http://www.westloopvet.com)

West Loop Veterinary Care

815 W. Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 421-2275
http://www.westloopvet.com

At West Loop Veterinary Care, owners and their pets never feel rushed. The staff at the hospital enjoy their work, as is evident by their upbeat and professional attitude. Dr. Gonsky and staff ensure the hospital settings are both clean and comfortable. And they take the time to follow up each visit with a check-up call.

With check-up exams for $30, Chicago Pet Clinic in the Portage Park neighborhood is a good value. (Credit: http://www.chicagopetclinic.net)

Chicago Pet Clinic

3510 N. Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL 60641
(773) 283-4672
http://www.chicagopetclinic.net

With check-up exams for $30, Chicago Pet Clinic in the Portage Park neighborhood is a good value. Dr. Andy and his staff have experience dealing with the problems that are often found among abused animal shelter pets. What the small office lacks in size, it makes up for with its organized, clean and comfortable ambience.

the attentive and patient staff at Abell Animal Hospital will calm even the most fearful pets. (Credit: http://www.abellanimalhosp.com)

Abell Animal Hospital

6032 N. Northwest Hwy
Chicago, IL 60631
(773) 631-6727
http://www.abellanimalhosp.com

In the Norwood Park area, the attentive and patient staff at Abell Animal Hospital will calm even the most fearful pets. Dr. Mayer and staff handle animals with delicate care during and after surgical procedures. The animal hospital often offers discounts for initial visits for owners of adopted rescue animals.

South Loop Animal Hospital is a budget-conscious choice for pet owners in Chicago's South Loop. (Credit: http://www.mysouthloopvet.com)

South Loop Animal Hospital

1640 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 753-5551
http://www.mysouthloopvet.com

A budget-conscious choice for pet owners in Chicago’s South Loop, the South Loop Animal Hospital offers friendly service and expertise. Dr. Sanchez and staff take a calm and reassuring approach to pet health, offering an easy scheduling process and reasonable prices.