WELCOME TO BENCH ANIMAL HOSPITAL



Located in Boise near Meridian on Franklin Rd. The veterinarians at Bench Animal Hospital are committed to your pet's health. Boise based Bench Animal Hospital excels in the science of Veterinary medicine and was founded in 1952. Since then Dr. Carter Andrews and our staff have excelled in compassionate veterinary care in the Boise area.

Bench Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital whose mission is to provide the highest standard of veterinary care for pets. We provide friendly, informative, and supportive services for you and your pet, while maintaining a superior working environment for our employees.

Bench Animal Hospital offers the Boise animal community emergency veterinary services as well as medical, surgical, and dental veterinary care. With an in-house pharmacy and access to specialists, our facility offers a one stop for your pet's health and medical care.

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Your Pets . . . Our Family!

We are open for appointments and emergencies during normal business hours and on Saturdays.

Dr. Carter Andrews

Dr. Rebekah Davis

Boise Veterinarian| Bench Animal Hospital | 208-345-6771

Testimonial

  • "I was so happy to finally find a vet I can trust ! They did an amazing job on my sweet little Gypsyrose ! Thanks to them she will walk again !!!!"
    MICHELLE G. / BOISE, ID

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Bench Animal Hospital

Monday:

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Friday:

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

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