About Us

History of Alta Veterinary

In 1963, Dr. John W. Whiteley opened Alta Veterinary Hospital. For over fifty years we have been in this community.  His desires has always been to serve the people and their pets in the southeast portion of Salt Lake County. Our services have expanded over the years to include laser therapy, orthopedics, complete senior health care, and full dental services (including dental x-ray).  We have always tried to able to provide progressive and up-dated services for your pet here at Alta Veterinary Hospital. Our hospital team is highly trained and dedicated to pet health care. Our team shares a common goal of being the best we can possibly be, in providing the high quality care your pets deserve. Our caring technicians and receptionists has a great love and compassion for your family pet.  We look forward to meeting you and your family member. Please call us at 801-566-1234. Office hours are M-Thu 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Fri 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Sat 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Closed Sunday.

Our Mission Statement

“Our patients care and comfort are foremost in our minds. Our clients satisfaction is our best reward, thus ensuring the continued success of our practice”.