We are a new generation vet hospital

We strive each day to implement “gold standard” medicine and turn old veterinary medicine paradigms on their head. Is your pet receiving outdated care? Learn more about the Coastal difference.

See What Our Clients Are Saying About Us

“We came for a second opinion and Coastal cut out half of the medications our old vet had us give and not only is our dog happier than ever, we are saving a ton of money.”

Jason S.

Happy Customer

“I used to get UTI’s all the time until Dr. Evans did a surgery which fixed the problem. I have now been UTI free for over 3 years!”

Zoey the Dog

Relieved Canine

“I was 1 year old and already 90 lbs. Other dogs made fun of me at the beach and it hurt to run. Coastal quickly diagnosed my thyroid condition. Now I’m down to 56 lbs and feel great!”

Baker Barnes

The Biggest Loser

“Coastal is great. Their office is modern and friendly. They do their best to always see us on time. I never feel like I am being pitched services or tests that probably aren’t necessary. We refer everyone we know to them.”

Sarah A.

Mother of Frankie & Wigglebottom

434 N. Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024 • 760-633-2254

Classic Service. Modern Medicine.

Modern Wellness Program

Keeping your pet healthy is not a mystery. There actually is a formula that can help you and your pet avoid the most common pitfalls that we see day in and day out. 

Make your do live longer
Laparoscopic spays

Now Offering LOVE Spays

LOVE Spays (Laparoscopy, or minimally-invasive surgery) offer your pet 65% less pain and a much faster recovery.

We Do House Calls

We not only offer top-notch medicine, surgery and preventative care, but we also offer the convenience of having most vet services performed right in your own home.

House calls for pets
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About Dr. Evans

Dr. Brian Evans is a San Diego native. He moved away to begin the pursuit of his undergraduate and veterinary degree from the University of California, Davis. He completed his B.S. in Biology: Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior.

After receiving his veterinary degree he set off to New York City where he was trained by some of the top veterinarians in emergency and internal medicine, surgery, ophthalmology, cardiology, neurology, pathology, exotics, and radiology.

Best North County Veterinarian, Dr. Brian Evans
Best Encinitas Veterinarian at Coastal Animal Hospital, Dr. Ryan Tedder

About Dr. Tedder

Dr. Tedder grew up in southern California but traded his surfboard in for a snowboard when he attended Colorado State University. In 2001 he graduated with a BS. in Microbiology and Chemistry and began epidemiology research for the university. He aided in developing a rapid diagnostic test for horses with Strangles. Through field work and interaction with veterinarians, he quickly fell in love with veterinary medicine and, despite his allergy to cats, decided to pursue a career in small animal medicine.

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  Did you know Dr. Evans and Dr. Bishop filmed a sizzle reel for a reality TV series? Well, they did and are only slightly embarrassed by it! This came to be because Dr. Evans and Bishop started working on an idea to travel down through...