Category Archives: News

Urban Animal Vaccine Clinic

In order to accommodate for the lack of wellness and vaccine availability over the last year, Urban Animal is excited to announce that we will be hosting a vaccine clinic every Tuesday 11am – 2pm starting April 13th at our Capitol Hill location. The vaccine clinic will be for well pets only, and will be […]

Changes to visit policy

Our mission has always been to provide accessible, high quality veterinary care as a “walk-in” clinic and urgent care services for the communities around us. Due to the Covid-19 health crisis we have had to significantly change our walk-in process and policies in order to keep our clients and staff safe, and stay true to our […]

Capitol Hill Location Closed For JUNETEENTH

Urban Animal feels it is important that we give our employees the opportunity to observe Juneteenth. In support of that we are scaling back our operations and closing our Capitol Hill location on Friday June 19th. In keeping with our commitment to provide accessible and affordable pet care for everyone our Downtown and White Center […]

How Veterinarians Are Handling The Coronavirus Pet Adoption Boom

Owner and Veterinarian Dr. Cherri Trusheim discusses the current Pet Adoption Boom and the impact of Coronavirus on services with   Share the post “How Veterinarians Are Handling The Coronavirus Pet Adoption Boom” FacebookPinterestTwitterEmail

COVID-19 Update

In an effort to practice social distancing, protect our staff, and with the hopes of remaining open to care for your pets, we kindly request all routine nail trims and anal gland expressions be postponed until further notice. In order to continue to provide services during this critical time we ask that all clients call […]

Happy Yappy Hour @ Lagunitas Seattle Taproom and Sanctuary

Join us for a Yappy Hour at Lagunitas Seattle! We will be there  MAY 9th  from 3pm – 6pm.  Bring your pup, grab a beer and spin the wheel for fun, sassy Urban Animal Swag! Dr. Cherri Trusheim, owner of Urban Animal will be there to answer questions about our practice – Hope to see ya there! […]

Urban Pet Ownership

Here are a few words and recommendations on Urban Pet Ownership from Dr. Cherri Trusheim, DVM and Owner of Urban Animal. In the past few months we have seen a rise in escalator injuries as we continue to embrace our urban environment. Please remember, when possible, use elevators, take stairs or hold your dog as […]

Urban Animal has teamed up with The Stranger for the Ugly Pet Contest (Ugly Cute that is..)

Calling all ugly ducks 🦆! It’s the Stranger’s #UglyPetContest. Your pet could be on the cover of the Stranger’s April 11th Pet Issue! Snap a pic of your so-ugly-they’re-cute pet and submit it by email ( or on Twitter or Instagram (post your pic with #uglypetcontest). The deadline for submissions is 5 pm on Tuesday, […]


Please join Urban Animal at the City Dog MUTTMIXER!!! Love is in the air, so mark your calendars — CityDog Magazine’s Puppy Love Muttmixer, so join us for some ‘heavy petting,’ a cocktail or two, swag bags loaded with goodies, and mixing and mingling with fellow dog lovers! And, who knows…with so much puppy love […]

New location DOWNTOWN now open!!!

The new location is open downtown and we are loving the big windows, the fun decor and the photo booth! We look forward to making new friends and seeing the old. Open everyday 8am – 7pm for walk-in’s. 2200 6th Ave. Suite 110 98121 (in the Denny Building) We hope to see you soon! Share […]