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Welcome to the Animal Care Center of Gonzales. We are pleased you have chosen us for the care of your pets and strive daily to provide the best in quality care. Our mission is simple; to treat every animal that comes through our doors with kindness and compassion. We look forward to many long years of service to you and your animal companions.

Animal Care Center Of Gonzales is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Rob Braquet is experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Gonzales veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 225-644-4411 or email us and we'll get back to you. Our office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Gonzales pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Animal Care Center Of Gonzales, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Rob Braquet, DVM

Robert Bovino, DVM        Rosey Kelley, DVM

Animal Care Center Of Gonzales | 225-644-4411
14076 Highway 44
Gonzales, LA 70737

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Meet Dr. Rob

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    Rob Braquet
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Monday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-3:00 pm

Sunday:

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Testimonial

  • "Dr. Rob is one of the sweetest vets I've ever met. He truly loves the pets he sees and does everything he can to make everyone comfortable and keeps them well informed. Cassie was a difficult heartworm pup and he was so reassuring and helpful."
    Brittain J.