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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...

    • Sylvie Renaud StyronSylvie Renaud Styron

      Extra tender care to my furry friends

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    • Gina H.Gina H.

      Dr. Lloyd and her staff are amazing!! During the scary times of the COVID-19 virus, we recently had to bring our older cat in for a necessary visit. The... Read More

    • Jimmy WoodallJimmy Woodall

      These folks are nice to deal with and do a good job in my opinion.

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    • Lianne ReburnLianne Reburn

      We had a great experience here. The staff is compassionate, friendly and experienced. They go above and beyond when caring for their patients.

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    • Sandy LandstromSandy Landstrom

      Love Dr. Lloyd at saw her at the emergency vet with Vito but we loved her compassion and bedside manner through his last week.

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    • Catie DoddCatie Dodd

      Love the whole staff. Our dog actually has fun and looks forward to going! Super easy and quick about scheduling appointments. Love that they call to check in after major appointments.

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    • Angela DorriesAngela Dorries

      Cholia the chihuahua was attacked by two unmonitored Mastiffs and Dr. Susan saved her leg! Cho was rushed to Beaufort immediately and Susan dropped what she was doing to assist in a time of need. The hospital is a clean and updated facility, which I would highly recommend her services!

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