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Please note the Imperial County Public Health Department will be closed to all walk-in services for the public. Department staff will be available to provide assistance by phone to members of the community who have questions related to any of the Department’s essential services.

Phone assistance will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The office will be closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. This shall remain in effect until further notice.

Animal Veterinarian Care

If you suspect your pet needs veterinary care, call your local veterinarian right away. Please, do not wait until it's too late. Since time is of the essence with medical emergencies, please do not e-mail us about animal medical care. Here are some of your local animal hospitals and veterinarians:

Dr. C.O. Kenagy, D.V.M.
El Centro Animal Clinic
298 West Main, El Centro, CA
(760) 352-4222

El Centro Animal Clinic
298 West Main, El Centro, CA

(760) 352-4222

Dr. James R. Howard, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Howard Animal Hospital
4275 Highway 86, Brawley, CA
(760) 344-5738

Dr. Craig Satow, D.V.M.
Desert Veterinary Group

805 North Rodeo Drive, Imperial, CA 92251
(760) 355-0141