About The Pet Concierge

    The Pet Concierge is, at its heart, an educational center teaching all aspects of pet care and pet ownership. We’re animal lovers, like you, and we know that quality information is invaluable to pet parents.  Our aim is to bring together opinions and products from a wide range of veterinary specialists to provide a definitive, one-stop website for all your veterinary questions and needs. There are so many veterinary enthusiasts and specialists working all over the world, and our goal is to connect them together to build a community that you can rely on to give you only the best in veterinary wellness and medicine.


    Our Contributing Veterinarian

    Dr. Gary Richter, M.S., D.V.M., C.V.C., C.V.A.

    #1 Amazon Best-Selling Author, The Ultimate Pet Health Guide

    Dr. Gary Richter

    Dr. Gary Richter, M.S., D.V.M., C.V.C., C.V.A., is a graduate of the University of Florida with a B.S. in animal science, an M.S. in veterinary medical science, and a doctorate of veterinary medicine with honors. Since 2002, he has been the owner and medical director of Montclair Veterinary Hospital in Oakland, California, and he launched Holistic Veterinary Care in 2009. Dr. Richter is certified in veterinary acupuncture as well as veterinary chiropractic and uses these therapies along with his veterinary medical education to achieve better outcomes for his patients.

    Dr. Richter and his two animal hospitals have received more than 30 local and national awards, including Best Veterinary Hospital, Best Veterinarian, Best Canine Therapy Facility and Best Alternative Medicine Provider. Montclair Veterinary Hospital was named one of the top ten veterinary hospitals in 2013 while Dr. Richter was named one of the top ten veterinarians in the United States for 2012, and America’s Favorite Veterinarian in 2015 by the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF). For more information on Gary’s work, as well as pet health resources to complement his new book, please visit:


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