VCA 29 Palms Animal Hospital

Stephen Davis, DVM, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, Colorado State University


Dr. Stephen Davis was born and raised in Northern Utah. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Utah. Dr. Davis then went on to receive his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University where he particularly enjoyed taking classes focusing on exotic animals. While at CSU he received the Robert W. Davis Veterinary Anatomy Scholarship and served as President of the CSU Zoological Medicine Society.

Dr. Davis' special interests include exotic medicine, surgery and preventative medicine.

In his free time, Dr. Davis keeps busy with volunteer church service and spending time with his wife and four children. Dr. Davis has two cats, "Fox" and "Pickle" and two snakes, a Mexican Black King snake named "Slick" and a Cornsnake named "Freckles".


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.