Referral Program

Current client of ours? Refer and friend and receive $25 on your account with us. All new clients to us receive 20% off your first exam/visit!

We are now accepting Care Credit,
if interested call us for more details

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Welcome to Burlingame Veterinary Clinic

Your Veterinarian in Portland, OR

Call us at (503)977-2637

We are now offering Canine Influenza vaccines!!
Give us a call if you have questions about the vaccine, and you can also visit to find out more about the Canine Flu virus.

May is Senior Pet Health Awareness month at BVC. We are giving 20% off senior blood work.  Call if you have any questions and schedule your 7 + year old cat or dogs appointment today!


Burlingame Veterinary Clinic opened in the fall of 2001 with the vision of being a friendly neighborhood clinic that provides comprehensive care through all stages of life.

We provide high quality, individualized veterinary care to the companion animals of the Southwest Portland communities. Our staff cares about you and your furry companions and enjoys long term relationships with our patients.

It is an honor to care for your dogs and cats. We are here to provide your pets with the best quality care and that is what the Burlingame Veterinary Clinic is all about.

Diagnostics, General, Minimally Invasive & Orthopedic Surgeries, Ultrasound & Endoscopy

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 (503)977-2637 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Portland veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Portland pet owners.

At Burlingame Veterinary Clinic, we provide the best preventive care and treat each pet as if they were our own.

Family Oriented Compassionate Care

Dr. Brett Ziegenbalg
Portland Veterinarian | Burlingame Veterinary Clinic | (503)977-2637

8511 SW Terwilliger Blvd
Portland, OR 97219


Emergency Animal Hospital of
DoveLewis ER & ICU

(503)228-7281 or 1-(877)589-7239
1945 NW Pettygrove
Portland, OR 97209

Emergency Veterinary Clinic
of Tualatin

8250 SW Tonka St.,
Tualatin, OR 97062

VCA Northwest
Veterinary Specialists

16756 S.E. 82nd Dr.,
Clakamas, OR 97015


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dr Z was a thoughtful and compassionate vet who took the time to really listen to all the symptoms and tried to exhaust all options to help my pet. I have dealt with upwards of 10-15 vets in various places and he would be my first choice on whom to trust my pet with. His clinic's staff are friendly and welcoming, while maintaining what I believe to be the most affordable care in the area."
    A. Kestek

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