Welcome to A Caring Vet
Your Veterinarian in Lindon,UT
Call us at (801) 785-6737

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (801) 785-6737!

If you live in Lindon or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Eric Hansen is a licensed UT 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.

A Caring Vet 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. Eric Hansen 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 Lindon 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 (801) 785-6737 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Lindon 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 Lindon pet owners.

At A Caring Vet, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Eric Hansen
Lindon Veterinarian
A Caring Vet | (801) 785-6737

360 North State Street #D
Lindon, UT 84042

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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Eric Hansen
    Veterinary Assistant

    Dr. Hansen grew up in Provo, Utah, and knew he wanted to be a veterinarian from a very early age when he first read James Herriot’s biographical novels. As a youngster, he cared for his family pets and as a Boy Scout he completed the Veterinary Science Merit Badge. He graduated from Timpview High School and after serving an LDS mission he went on to BYU where he completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science. Dr. Hansen attended Veterinary Medical School at Washington State University, graduating with honors in 2001. He then attended Texas A&M University where he studied veterinary pathology from 2001 to 2003.

  • Dr. Fairbanks

    Dr. Fairbanks grew up in Provo, Utah and has always loved animals.  She graduated from Utah State University with a degree in Bioveterinary Science in 2004.  In 2005 she attended Veterinary Medical School at Washington State University.  She was the only US student chosen each year for an externship in Bangkok, Thailand and had the opportunity to work on many exotics including tigers, crocodiles, and elephants.  She graduated from WSU in 2009.

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Love these people. They're prices are amazing. They got me and my Father in a couple days before Christmas because our dog looked very I'll. They took really good care of him. Unfortunately the day after Christmas we had to take him.back in and put him down. They were extremely kind and very caring. I couldn't be more grateful. Even though it was a tough experience, these guys were extremely kind."
    Lexy S. | ★★★★★
  • "Dr. Hansen has volunteered his time to help with Career Day at Canyon View Junior High about 8 years in a row. He is always willing to help go the extra mile with educating our students. I am sure he does the same in his professional practice."
    John L | ★★★★★

Featured Articles

Read about interesting topics

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  • Why the Controversy About Pet Vaccinations?

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  • Pet Clothes: A Fashion Statement or a Necessity?

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  • Introducing a New Pet to Your Current Ones

    Pet Proofing Your Home Introducing your new pet to your current one is only a single part of the equation relating to taking a new pet home. You also have to make sure your new pet is comfortable in your home, which is a foreign environment to the animal. Like humans, animals can experience high levels ...

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  • Put Some Teeth Into Your Pet’s Dental Care

    According to the American Animal Hospital Association, nearly two-thirds of pets suffer from dental problems because their owners do not provide dental care for them. Imagine what would happen to your own teeth if they were never brushed or examined by a dentist. The same thing can happen with your pet’s ...

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  • Managing Pet Allergies in Kids

    Are you concerned that your child's allergies may mean that you will have to give up your pet? Although rehoming a pet may be necessary if allergies are severe, most children can live with pets if you are willing to make a few changes. The Problem About three in 10 people who have allergies are allergic ...

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  • Euthanasia: Saying Goodbye

    It's not easy to say goodbye to cherished pets, even those that have lived long, happy lives. Although you may hate the thought of life without your pet, euthanasia can be the kindest decision you can make when your friend is suffering. Making the Decision If your pet has been seriously injured in a ...

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  • Is a Wet Nose a Sign of a Healthy Pet?

    Have you ever heard that a wet nose is a sign that your pet is healthy? Although that's often the case, it's not always true. A moist nose can benefit your pet in several ways, but it doesn't necessarily guarantee good health. How Does a Wet Nose Help My Pet? Have you ever been woken at 5 a.m. by a cold, ...

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A Caring Vet Hospital

Monday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed