Tempe, Arizona, located in Maricopa County, was incorporated in 1894 and was named after the Vale of Tempe in Greece. It became an economic hub when, in 1887, the Maricopa, and Phoenix Railroad crossed the Salt River at Tempe, connecting the town to the nation’s growing transportation system. Tempe has expanded to a population of over 163,000 and serves as a center of education and commerce.
Countryside Animal Hospital in Tempe, Arizona has provided veterinary care and services to pet owners in and around the Tempe area since 1986. Countryside Animal Hospital provides an on-site dog kennel that minimizes the stress of being away from home by providing expert staff, attentiveness and proper handling and cleanliness. All dog kennel boarders are current on required vaccinations, protecting your pet from infection. Caregivers detect and report any health concerns to the veterinarians on site, who will then contact pet owners by phone to request treatment if necessary. Dog kennel boarders are fed and medicated (if required) according to owner instructions. Countryside is a full-service animal hospital with a mission to help provide companion pets with long and healthy lives and educate clients on companion pet care. Countryside Animal Hospital provides medical, surgical and dental services for dogs and cats, as well as in-house pharmacy and radiology services.
The sprawling residential area of South Tempe also boasts the very large City Sports Complex. Canines are not left out in the recreation, but have their very own dog park in which to socialize and exercise. There are no fat bulldogs in this neighborhood! Or at least there need not be. The large off-leash dog park gives all these suburbanite dogs a chance to sniff, mingle, and get some exercise. For humans, there are walkways, lighted ball fields, and a skate park. The area surrounding the complex has many elegant homes, and dogs in this neighborhood experience the very best Southwest lifestyle.