Animal Urgent Care of South Orange County

The Animal Urgent Care Clinic of South Orange County is a cooperative facility founded and supported by leading area veterinarians to provide emergency care for pets during the hours when your primary veterinarian is not available. Our facility was established in 1979, we service approximately 65 veterinarians in the South Orange County area.

We know emergencies don't happen according to schedule. That's why Animal Urgent Care Clinic is open and staffed at times when good care can be hard to find. We're available to provide urgent care throughout the night, on weekends and major holidays. We are conveniently located in Saddleback Valley adjacent to Mission Viejo Animal Shelter.

Active Dog Adventures

Choose from a variety of fun adventures specifically designed to keep your dog/pet engaged and happy! Regardless of whether your fur-baby needs a simple walk, a jog or training session, ADA offers a wonderful guilt-free solution to help you and your pet. Check out what people are saying about our personally tailored training programs. Unlock the potential of your pet and build your relationship under the guidance of a Certified Pet Dog Trainer! Learn more about the pack and our training philosphy. Your family & pets will enjoy our positive energy and experience!

Reasons for utilizing Active Dog Adventures:

Certified Pet Dog Trainer
Pet CPR and First Aid Certified
Pet Sitters International Member
experience with strong breed dogs
minimize stress by having your pet in familiar surroundings
ability to follow regimented guidelines/dietary/special needs etc.
not all dogs are able to go to daycare, dog parks or group classes
We're Insured and Bonded for pet sitting!

Training Videos for you new family member!


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Our Regular Schedule


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  • ""I've been bringing my Green-wing Macaw, Max to Dr. Ikeda for many years. I tried other vets. Max didn't like them. He loves the whole staff at Muirlands Animal and Avian Hospital. He even has fun boarding there. It's a vacation for him, as well as me.""
    - April J. / Mission Viejo, CA