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Who We Are

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The Trusted Resource for Beaufort and Carteret County Vet Care!

When it comes to veterinary care in Beaufort and Carteret County, you have lots of choices. What you’ll only get with us is a personal connection that makes you feel like part of the family.

That’s because we base our care on treating others as we would like to be treated. For you, this means open, honest communication. For your pet, it means toys, treats, and gentle, reassuring touches.
You see, at Live Oak Veterinary Hospital, our goal is to become more than just your pet’s doctor. We want to become your trusted partner; your invaluable resource; a shoulder to lean on, and an ear to listen.

We want visits to your local Beaufort and Carteret County vet to be a positive experience – something your best friend not only tolerates, but actually looks forward to. As a result, the level of care we deliver is simply second to none.

Whether you’re new to the Carteret County or Beaufort area, recently adopted a new pet or you’re tired of being treated like just another number, give us a try. We’re confident that once you’ve experienced individualized health care with a warm, personal touch, you’ll want to partner with us for life.

Call your Beaufort and Carteret County veterinarian today, or better yet – stop by and visit! We can’t wait to meet you!

  • They Like Our Service

    What our clients have to say...

    • Kristina HollingsworthKristina Hollingsworth

      dr. is very good with animals and cares alot

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    • Angel WaddellAngel Waddell

      I highly recommend Doctor Loyd and the staff at Live Oak Veterinary Clinic. They have been taking care of our dogs for six years. Very professional and caring. You have an awesome Vet when she meets you at the clinic with no appointment because you call with a worry about your dog. Thank you to such an Awesome Team!

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    • Trudy RiceTrudy Rice

      Many thanks to Dr. Lloyd and her staff for the special care that they gave to our precious cat, Louis when he was so sick . We will never forget their care and compassion. Thank you so much for being there for Louis.

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    • Andrea CarterAndrea Carter

      Awesome clinic. Great vets!

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    • Dustin B.Dustin B.

      My family and myself have used live oak veterinary hospital for years and wouldn't go anywhere else! Susan and her entire staff take excellent care of our... Read More

    • Scott ZitoScott Zito

      wonderful caring group of people outstanding.they go above and beyond there duty loved staff

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    • Sandy EdwardsSandy Edwards

      Dr. Lloyd is an awesome Veterinarian and an amazing person! She is great at what she does and truly cares about each and every pet she sees!

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