Year-Round Indoor Swimming for Pets

Our indoor pool is available for year round swimming. Call us today to learn more!

 

Accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association

We are accredited by the AAHA. Find out what this means to you…

 

Boarding at Gold Coast Animal Hospital

We offer boarding for your pet at Gold Coast Animal Hospital
 

Year Round Swimming!

Indoor pet swimming pool.

Our indoor pool is available for year round swimming. Call us today to learn more!

Brag Book

Check out our photo gallery!

Would you like to submit a photo to our brag book page? If so send your picture to petvetchicago@aol.com.

Boarding at Gold Coast

Does your pet need boarding?

We offer boarding for your pet at Gold Coast Animal Hospital. Contact us for more details.

Welcome to Gold Coast Animal Hospital

Gold Coast Animal Hospital Gold Coast Animal Hospital has seen many changes throughout the years. Our hospital, originally known as Lake Shore Animal Hospital, was built by a woman, Florence Fitzgerald in the early 1960's. Ms. Fitzgerald envisioned a state of the art animal hospital, and for an astounding 1.5 million dollars, built the only veterinary clinic in Illinois that measured up to human hospital standards. Dr. Lloyd Prasuhn was hand picked to run the most advanced veterinary hospital of the day. From 1961 until 1988, Dr. Prasuhn hosted instructors from various schools of veterinary medicine. These professors instructed the veterinarians of Lake Shore Animal Hospital in surgery, oncology, and internal medicine. While the hospital cared for the pets of the rich and famous such as Hugh Hefner and Mayor Richard J. Daley, Dr. Prasuhn also held vaccine clinics for the poor of the area…