Welcome to Karing for Kreatures Veterinary Hospital

Your Full Service Veterinary Hospital in Lemoore, CA 

Call us at 559-997-1121

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Karing for Kreatures Veterinary Hospital is a mixed animal veterinary hospital located in Lemoore, CA.  We see all species from small domestic animals to exotics.  We are open 5 days a week, Monday thru Thursday 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM and Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Care can be provided for all species, fur, feathers, or scales.  Services include everything from general practice medicine, emergent and critical care, dentistry and surgical procedures.  Our veterinarian is fear free certified and practice gentle low stress handling for the best experience for your pet.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets.  Please feel free to browse our site or follow us on Facebook or Instagram.  The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health.  If you have any questions, call 559-997-1121 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you.  Our Lemoore veterinary hospital is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below!

At Karing for Kreatures, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Karing for Kreatures Veterinary Hospital | 559-997-1121 | Fax 559-997-1188                                                                                              377 Hill Street                                                                                                                                                                                                Lemoore, CA  93245

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Our Veterinarians

Small Animal and Exotic Medicine

  • Dr.
    Kaitlen Lawton-Betchel

    Doctor Kaitlen Lawton-Betchel grew up in Lemoore, California. At the age of 12, Kaitlen started a veterinary group for her local 4-H club and her dream of becoming a veterinarian began. Dr. Betchel is an alumni of West Hills College and Fresno Pacific University. She graduated from Midwestern University in Arizona with her doctorate of veterinary medicine and her business certificate. She started work as a veterinary assistant at the age of 15 and prior to veterinary school she worked in both emergency small animal medicine and in shelter medicine. She has extensive training in both small animal medicine as well as exotic animal medicine including reptiles, small mammals, fish, and birds. She has taken additional training courses in exotic medicine, ultrasound, dental procedures, communications, small animal nutrition, and small animal acupuncture. She is fear free certified and practices low stress handling along with pheromones, treats, and distraction tools to make your pets experience enjoyable. In her free time she enjoys playing piano, trail riding, and spending time with her husband, Nicholas Betchel.

  • Dr.
    Elizabeth Collins

    Dr. Elizabeth Collins has had a passion for animals of all shapes and sizes since she was young. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania's dual degree VMD-MBA program.  Originally from Newark, DE, she earned her degrees in veterinary technology and veterinary science from Becker College in Worcester, MA before continuing to veterinary school. She has worked as a veterinary technician since 2014 and hasn't met a species that she doesn't love. When she isn't working, she enjoys hiking, cross-stitching, and spending time with her husband, Shane, as well as her cat, Monkey, and dog, Sabo.


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Wow! Thanks to all the staff at Anderson Vet Clinic. I feel like you all truly love what you do! My kitty, Lola and I always have such a pleasant experience when we come in. Fortunately, it’s usually just for a check-up, but I would not leave Lola in anyone else’s hands but yours. Thank you for your caring commitment!"
    Maya Smith / Los Angeles, CA
  • "I have benefited tremendously from the care my pet received from Dr. Anderson."
    John Doe / San Diego, CA

Hours of Operation

Business Hours

Monday - Thursday:

8:00 am - 7:00 pm


8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday, Sunday:



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