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Vet Care Has Never Been Easier!

Enjoy preventative and minor illness care with safe and easy visits, plus convenient hours.

Located in Walmart
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Convenient Care and More

  • Vaccinations & Exams

    Keep up with preventive pet care with a wide range of affordable vaccination and wellness packages.


    Have your pet examined for several common illnesses, including minor ear, skin, eye, urinary, limping or GI issues.


    We offer same-day bloodwork, testing for heartworm and feline leukemia, and comprehensive reference labwork.


    Conveniently fill your prescriptions at the pharmacy of your choice.


Please do not bring pets to
Essentials PetCare for emergencies!

Essentials PetCare focuses on preventative and minor illness care. We refer pets to full-service hospitals for issues that are beyond our scope of services.

Before you visit us >

What They’re Saying!

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    So caring about their patients very clean .

    – Donna Q
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    The facility was clean, the staff professional and courteous. I registered online and was told to come on in with no waiting. The cost of the exam and vaccines was $40-50 less than my former vet charged. I will definitely return.

    – Kenneth S
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    very clean,excellent staff,very them,thank you guys!!!!

    – Panama W
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    Absolutely love the staff . Very welcoming to my dog and myself. Not a long wait. Smells clean. The dr was informative to my dogs needs now and for the future.

    – Heather B
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    I took my dog, Noah, to the Royse City Walmart Essentials PetCare center on Feb. 4, 2020. I thought he may have had an ear infection. I had never been to a Walmart pet care facility before, but I …

    – Sherrie G
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    This place is affordable, fast, and convenient! Took my Great Pyrenees here for shots and hw prevention. They treated her as if she was their own pet and Dr. Cole even showed me pictures of her adorable pup. The facility was clean and easy to enter since it has …

    – Anni M
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    The doctor and staff are super nice, helpful and doesn’t try to sell you everything in the shop. Maizie, my dog, liked going and has always had a positive experience there.

    – Mikah Valerie Z
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    Staff was helpful and thorough. Clinic was clean. Prices are very reasonable. Be aware of the opening and closing hours and availability of the veterinarian for certain services. Very pleased with the service received.

    – Pat A
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    Quick- clean- great staff- great price

    – Kathleen F
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    Great clinic, reasonable prices and caring staff. Thank you for helping my new rescue kitten get well on such short notice.

    – Stegan M
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    Love love love this clinic. Took my dog Sookie in to catch up on her shots. The clinic was very nice and clean. Every single person we came in contact with was wonderful and friendly. Their customer service goes above and beyond and I really appreciate that. They didn’t …

    – Kenzie W
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    Essentials PetCare is the best vet clinic that I’ve ever experienced. The staff there is both competent and caring. Jackie at the front desk is a pleasure to check in with. She explains the why and how of what is being done. She also makes treatment recommendations based on …

    – Mary H
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    This was my first visit to Essentials PetCare Clinic, but it certainly won’t be my last. The prices are quite reasonable, and the facility is very clean and inviting. Many thanks to every staff member for providing such excellent service, especially Keith and Dr. Carson for taking such good …

    – Linda G
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    We took our dog here to get her shots and all the staff were super friendly. This is a great place for pet care.

    – Evan P
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    Everyone is very professional! Dr. Foster took her time and went into detail on how to take care of our new French Bulldog.

    – Thierry K
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    Beautiful setting and great people.

    – Brad M
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    Keith and Dr Carson took excellent care of my sweet pup! I will definitely be back and recommend everyone to give them a try! Thanks for taking such good care of my Brusier!

    – Kaylee L
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    Dr. Foster, & all the staff were so amazing. Check-in was so fast and easy. Carla, was so professional. Their was 2 Techs. (Unfortunately I forgot their names) they were so understanding in explaining everything. They comforted my 10 year old. She was so sad, cuz Rocky …

    – Armin G
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    We moved an hour and a half away from Port Richey, but we still travel to Essentials Pet Care. We love the staff and so do our puppies! No one has ever tried to “up sell” us on products or services. The staff is friendly and we never wait …

    – Ashton S
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    I recently took two of my furry-kids for their yearly vaccinations. I was greeted with a warm smile and left absolutely pleased with our experience. My dogs are very nervous with new people and the entire staff treated them with patience and comfort. There was zero wait time and …

    – Monica S
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    First visit here and everyone was so nice with us and our fur baby. Prices are affordable, office clean and service quick.

    – Teresa S
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    clean environment great staff

    – Joanna B
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    Great experience.. caring staff .. clean Took time to go over any and all questions and concerns! The bill for 2 large breed dogs 4 shots each and nail trimming.. at my regular vet it would of cost 360.00 at EPC 165.00 You decide …

    – Pamela J
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    Very helpful nice clean people are nice there

    – Robin L
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IMPORTANT UPDATE : We are now scheduling safe and easy pet visits for vaccines, minor illnesses and labwork in Port Richey (FL)! SCHEDULE SOONvisits may have limited availability due to the changing COVID-19 situation. Note: We are not accepting walk-ins while Coronavirus is still a concern. QUICK LINKS: Request a Visit COVID-19 FAQ’s  – Register as a New Client.