About Us

Established in 1954 by Dr. Thompson T. Wright, Wright Animal Hospital has been providing high quality veterinary to cats, dogs, exotics, and pocket pets in and around Des Plaines for over 60 years. We're proud to be one of northern Illinois' most distinguished animal hospitals as well as one of the most well equipped veterinary facilities within the United States. To ensure our patients receive only the best care possible here, we're both Low Stress Handling certified and designated a certified Cat Friendly Practice by the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP).

Our Practice

Choose us to be your partner in your pet's healthcare and, we promise, you'll be happy you did. 
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We are located at:
265 River Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 299-0135
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98% of our clients would refer us to a friend or family member.
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Meet the Team

Get to know the skilled team of veterinary professionals who will be taking care of your pet. 
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Please call (847) 299-0135 to schedule an appointment or request an appointment online. We look forward to seeing you and your pet soon.