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AKC Vetline

Not sure whether or not your dog’s symptoms warrant a trip to the vet? Or has your dog ever eaten something he shouldn’t? Expert help is just a phone call away.

AKC Vetline is a live, 24/7 service staffed by licensed veterinary staff and other trained pet-care professionals. Get unlimited access to answers about your pet’s health and wellness whenever and wherever you need it from a source you know you can trust.



What you get:

  • Answers to questions regarding general pet health, parasite prevention, illness and injury, poison issues, and nutrition.*
  • Advice on whether you should take your dog to the vet or seek further medical attention for a potential problem.
  • Access to veterinarians, licensed veterinary techs, toxicologists and other pet-care professionals.
  • 24/7 unlimited access via toll-free phone number


What it costs:
Annual fee of $99 for unlimited access to veterinary professionals
Any discount will be applied at checkout.


When you can call:
24 hours/day
7 days/week

*Please note that the AKC Vetline cannot prescribe or recommend medications, diagnose diseases, provide “second opinions”, or provide any other medical advice that necessitates a corresponding physical exam and/or legal veterinary-client-patient relationship. They will be able to field questions surrounding triage of an ill animal to help the pet owner determine if the pet needs immediate veterinary intervention. Additionally, they will be able to answer questions regarding general health, parasite prevention, illness and injury, poison issues, and nutrition. For the full Terms & Conditions for AKC Vetline, please click here.