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Welcome to Mt. Bachelor Veterinary Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Bend OR

Call us at 541-389-6612
Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 541-389-6612!


If you live in Bend, Sun River, Redmond, La Pine, Sisters or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Rex Urich is a licensed OR veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Mt. Bachelor Veterinary Hospital is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Rex Urich has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Bend veterinarian.

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, particularly the informational articles. 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 541-389-6612 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Bend veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Bend pet owners.

At Mt. Bachelor Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Rex Urich
Bend Veterinarian | Mt. Bachelor Veterinary Hospital | 541-389-6612

61535 S Hwy 97 #3
Bend, OR 97702

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Amanda and Katie, Assistants

    Amanda (on right) and Katie are always ready to assist you on the phone or at the front desk.. Amanda comes with many years as an all around helper. Assisting in front and helping Doctor Rex with patient needs. Katie likewise can do it all!

  • Muriel, Licensed Technician

    Muriel hails from Paris France and has been a licensed technician for 20 years. She is seen here attending to a cat in the oxygen tank.

  • Denise, Certified Veterinary Technician

    Denise, Certified Veterinary Technician Denise is a Bend native, who left the area and came back! Denise began working in veterinary practices in 1999. She attended Yakima Valley Community College, graduating in Veterinary Technology in 2003. Denise has been with Mt Bachelor Veterinary Hospital since 2009. She handles many administrative responsibilities in the clinic, in addition to being our lead Technician. You can find Denise out enjoying her family and critters when she's not at the hospital.


  • "Dr. Rex did an awesome job with my old Shepard. Thank you for your compassion and keeping me updated on her condition. Great staff too!"
    Deanna S.

Featured Articles

  • Caring for Your Older Pet

    Many of the same problems that affect people as they age, such as arthritis and diabetes, can also affect your pet. Making a few changes to the way you care for your furry friend will help you ensure that your pet stays healthy and happy as the years go by. Look for Common Signs of Illness Changes ...

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  • Caring for Your Pet Before and After Surgery

    Is a surgery in your pet's future? If it is, you probably have a few questions about pre- and post-surgery care. Paying close attention to care recommendations will help you ensure that the surgery is just a minor disruption to your pet's normal routine. Before Surgery Stop Food Your pet will need ...

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  • Calcium is Not Always Good

    Does Your Pet Need a Calcium Pill? If your pet is eating a good quality, balanced diet, pets very rarely need a calcium supplement. If the food has been formulated according to Association of American Food Control Officials (AAFCO) standards, there should be an appropriate amount of calcium for ...

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  • Is Your Pet Overweight?

    Packing on the pounds is just as dangerous for your pet as it is for you. Being overweight or obese can lead to many of the same health problems whether you are a human, dog or cat. Luckily, with your help, your furry friend can easily lose that excess weight and enjoy a healthier, happier life with your help. ...

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  • What is a Raw Diet?

    Raw diets offer an alternative to commercially prepared pet food and can be a good choice for some pets. Serving raw foods offer a variety of benefits, although the diet isn't appropriate for every cat or dog. Why Offer Raw Food? Commercially available pet food often contains preservatives or chemicals ...

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  • Why Your Guinea Pig Needs Vitamin C But Your Dog Doesn't

    Scurvy: A deficiency of Vitamin C causes a syndrome called scurvy. Symptoms include bleeding and bruising. There is poor healing and decreased immunity. Animals are commonly anemic and may have loose teeth. We all need to eat a complete and balanced diet. We feed our dogs and cats food ...

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  • Why Pet Nutrition Matters

    How to Pick the Right Food for Your Pet With an almost overwhelming number of food choices in today’s pet superstores, choosing the right food for your pet can be a challenge. Your veterinarian can help. Ask your veterinarian the following: • How much food should I feed my pet each day? ...

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  • What is in Your Pets' Food?

    Is the Pet Food Label Helpful? The pet food label can still be helpful, just not for the ingredient list. The most important thing to look for is a statement that says " this food is formulated according to AAFCO standards and has had feeding trials." AAFCO stands for the Association of American ...

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  • Pet Weight Critical to Wellness of Cats and Dogs

    Easy Choices to Help Maintain Healthy Pet Weight Your dog's or cat's body weight plays a vital role in its well being. Overall good health is important to your pet living its best life possible. You can take small steps to move your pet to better health with each bite and bit of playtime. Eliminate ...

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  • Pet Food Safety Measures to Avoid Health Complications

    Food Safety Measures to Avoid Health Complications Wellness visits to your veterinarian must be consistent so your pet's health and eating habits may be regularly monitored. Inadequate nutrient-packed portions, spoiled foods or overfeeding can have health complications. When talking with your ...

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*We are only open on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month.


7:30 AM-5:30 PM


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7:30 AM-5:30 PM


7:30 AM-5:30 PM


7:30 AM-5:30 PM


9:00 AM-4:00 PM