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Canine Neurologist Recommends: Dog Headgear

BCN Canine Neurologist Mission Viejo, CA

A canine neurologist knows what is best for dogs that are disabled, suffer diseased, or if they are going on trips with their owners where their heads need to be protected. There are many reasons why dogs may need specific headgear, and we want to share some of this information with you. We want to […]

Animal neurology: What are signs of neurological disorders in dogs?

BCN Animal Neurology Mission Viejo, CA

Animal neurology is not well known among pet owners. Many neurological disorders can affect dogs, and when symptoms start to appear, it can be heart-breaking and very distressing for owners to see their dogs in such pain or discomfort.  Nobody ever wants to think about their beloved pet developing a neurological condition. Sadly, dogs, just […]

Oceanside Events

Oceanside Events

Oceanside is a great city full of life and energy. It is a place with plenty to do, with the sun, sea, and a stunning palm-dotted coastline. It is a place to have an adventure or relax as you see fit. There are so many things going on that it doesn’t matter what your personality […]

Mosquitoes in Irvine: Can They Spread Neurological Illnesses?

October 17, 2019 Recently, the OC Register has reported that a number of mosquitoes in Orange County have tested positive for St. Louis Encephalitis. These mosquitoes were found in Westminster and Anaheim, which are cities in close proximity to Irvine and Mission Viejo.  While there have been no cases of human infection yet, there isn’t […]

Best Parks to Take Your Dog in Irvine

Best Parks to Take Your Dog in Irvine

A dog is a human’s best friend, so shouldn’t we take our best friends out to more parks? Taking your dog to a park or a dog park can be extremely beneficial to their health. Taking your dog to the park allows them room to run and get a breath of fresh air. There is […]

Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Mission Viejo

Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Mission Viejo

As animal neurologists and pet lovers here in Mission Viejo, why know how important it is for our furry patients and their families to be able to go out to eat together! Bringing your dog out to a restaurant can be a special treat for them, as they’ll get to enjoy all the new sights […]

Cat Movies and Where to Watch Them in Irvine, CA

Cat Movies and Where to Watch Them in Irvine, CA

Calling all cat fanatics! We love our feline patients at Bright Care and to honor them, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite cat movies over the years. Grab a bucket of popcorn (or some catnip) and join us for a summer movie marathon! 1. Pet Sematary (2019)  If you like scary movies, the 2019 […]

Is Catnip Safe for Your Cat?

Is Catnip Safe for Your Cat?

We all know that cats love catnip. Whether you’ve seen cat videos on the internet or have watched your own kitties go crazy for catnip (or both – we won’t judge you!), you probably know what we’re talking about. However, do you know how catnip works, or if it is healthy for your cats? As […]

Out of the Box Activities for Dog Lovers in Orange County

Out of the Box Activities for Dog Lovers in Orange County

Summer is the perfect time to switch it up and try some new things! Of course, there are so many great places to bring your dogs for walking, grooming, and treat shopping in Orange County. However, there are also so many other ways that pet lovers can enjoy and celebrate animals that are a little […]

Best Grooming Salons Ladera Ranch

Best Grooming Salons Ladera Ranch

For those of us that have dogs, you know how difficult it can sometimes be to find a groomer that your pet is comfortable with. What may work for your friend’s dog, might not always be the best for yours. Luckily, we found some of the best rated pet grooming salons in the Ladera Ranch […]

COVID-19 Alert

BrightCare Veterinary Group takes the safety of our staff and clients very seriously. We continue to monitor the changes related to COVID-19.

BrightCare has enacted specific protocols as recommended by the CDC in order to stay open as an essential business for our community.

• Only essential staff are allowed in the building as our lobby is closed to clients.
• Our facility has enacted curbside check in and check out. Please call 949-716-9270 upon arrival. Inform the staff of the make, model, and color of your vehicle.
• Wait in your vehicle as a staff member will be out to come get your pet. Continue to stay in your vehicle until you are instructed further.
• All persons entering our facility are required to wear a face covering.
• Maintain social distancing guidelines of 6 feet when able.
• If you are sick, we request that another individual bring your pet for you. Our staff members can communicate with you via phone and email.

Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented time.