Lockport Mobile Vet

Lockport Mobile Vet

Dog sleeping on blanket next to pet parent during mobile vet visit

House Call Vet Services

For dogs, cats & other pocket pets in Lockport.

  • Examinations

  • Vaccinations

  • Fecal/Heartworm Testing

  • Nail Trims

  • Ultrasound Screening

  • Blood Panels

  • Urinalysis

  • Nutrition Consultations

  • Behavior Consultations

  • Pain Management

  • Hospice Care

  • Quality of Life Consultations

  • Cremation

Less Stress • More Convenient • Better Care

Lockport Traveling Vet Clinic

Lockport Traveling Vet

(Extended travel is available by request: 708-315-7972)

Vet Care Overview

VIP Vet Visit is a mobile vet practice in Lockport (serving zip codes: 60441 & 60491). We also travel to other local cities in the southwest Chicago suburbs. Our house call veterinarians provide all services in your home for dogs, cats and other “pocket pets” including rabbits, ferrets and guinea pigs.

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100% Satisfaction Guarantee for VIP Vet Visit

Veterinary House Call – Only $99*

*Additional Pet Exams Are Only $49!

Veterinary House Call – Only $99*

*Additional Pet Exams Are Only $49!

Village of Orland Park IL

Local Pet Care in Lockport

Local Pet Care in Lockport

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A-1 Pet Grooming – (815-836-3647) – 1128 S State St, Lockport, IL 60441

Dapper Yapper LLC – (630-877-8380) – 220 Franklin St, Lockport, IL 60441

Best In Show Dog & Cat Groom – (815-834-9207) – 968 E 9th St, Lockport, IL 60441

The Foxy Hound Grooming Salon – (815-735-9478) – 1139 E 9th St, Lockport, IL 60441

K-9 Guardians – (815-838-4406) – 1159 W Bruce Rd, Lockport, IL 60441

There are currently no dog parks in Lockport. The closest dog park would be Trantina Dog Park in Homer Glen.

There are currently no pet stores in Lockport. The closest pet store would be Petco in Romeoville.

Animal Emergency of Mokena – (708-326-4800) – 19110 88th Ave, Mokena, IL 60448

They are a full service emergency animal hospital that is open on all holidays. Their normal operating hours are:

Monday: 7PM–8AM
Tuesday: 7PM–8AM
Wednesday: 7PM–8AM
Thursday: 7PM–8AM
Friday: 7PM–8AM
Saturday: 1PM–12AM
Sunday: Open 24 hours

Sassypaws – (708-781-9595) – 15627 71st Ct, Orland Park, IL 60462

Doggone Purr-Fection – (708-301-7877) – 11925 W 143rd St, Orland Park, IL 60467

Around Town Grooming Ltd – (708-966-2585) – 9561 W 144th Pl, Orland Park, IL 60462

Fetch! Dog Boutique & Spa – (708-226-6686) – 9007 W 151st Street, Orland Park, IL 60462

Green Paws Dog Grooming –  (708-778-3067) – 9967 W 151st St, Orland Park, IL 60462

Animal House Grooming –  (708-403-2121) – 15701 Wolf Rd, Orland Park, IL 60467

Top Hat’n Tails – (708-361-1111) – 13313 Strandhill Dr, Orland Park, IL 60462

PetsHotel Orland Hills – (708-460-1116) – 9277 W 159th St, Orland Hills, IL 60477

Dogout Dog Park – (708-403-6219) – 15600 West Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462

The Dogout is a 3 acre baseball themed dog park in Orland Park for members only. It is open all year round (weather permitting) from daylight until dusk. Features include:

  • 2 separate fenced-in areas for large dogs (30lbs+) and small dogs.
  • Water fountains for dogs and pet parents.
  • Seating and shaded areas.
  • Agility equipment.

Membership Costs:

  • Residents: $30/year ($10/additional dog)
  • Non-Residents: $85/year ($15/additional dog)

Membership Form: Download Membership PDF

Pet Supplies Plus – (708-971-0700) – 9430 W 159th St, Orland Park, IL 60467

Kriser’s Natural Pet – (708-966-0018) –

joys best friends best bites – (708-403-1510) –

Petco – (708-364-7490) – 15790 South La Grange Road, Orland Park, IL 60462

PetSmart – (708-460-1116) – 9277 159th St, Orland Hills, IL 60487

Premier Veterinary Group – Orland Park – (708-388-3771) – 7000 W 159th St, Orland Park, IL 60462

Open 24 Hours – 365 days/year.

This emergency vet hospital provides specialty care including anesthesiology, cardiology, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, surgery and emergency medicine.

House Call Vet Appointment Overview

House Call Vet Appointment Overview

Kick up your paws and relax as Dr. Karie and her assistant travel to your home (serving Lockport and other neighboring southwest Chicago suburbs). You and your pet can skip the frustrating waiting room and stay calm in the comforts of your home with no travel anxiety. The entire appointment is typically 1 hour long, which gives Dr. Karie the opportunity to provide personalized treatment and care options, while observing your pet’s actual environment and normal behavior.

Upon arrival, the first thing we do is shower your dog/cat with love and treats. After becoming their new best friend, we can work with them in a relaxed setting where they remain calm and behave normally.

Woman playing with puppy on rug at home during in home vet visit with mobile vet.

To provide your pet with the best care possible, we thoroughly review their medical history with you, gain a complete understanding of their previous health or any prior issues, and actively listen to any of your concerns. We also take the time to answer any and all of your initial questions.

Since an animal’s diet, weight and nutritional intake are the most controllable areas of their long term health, you will receive a complimentary nutrition consultation. Dr. Karie will also create an individualized diet plan for your pet by calculating proper portion sizing for food/treats and recommending food types after factoring in their age, lifestyle & health.

You will receive a complimentary behavior consultation as well. With your pet being stress free and in their normal habitat, Dr. Karie can observe their ordinary behavior and evaluate any environmental factors. She will then provide insight into their behavior, answer any questions and offer recommendations to improve their overall behavior & care.

Man smiling at pet dog on couch at home for mobile vet services.

By the time Dr. Karie starts the examination, your pet should be relaxed and comfortable without feeling added pressure or stress. We will have all of the necessary diagnostic equipment to perform a full exam, vaccinations & any additional services (if needed) wherever your pet is the most comfortable, whether in their bed, on the couch or on the living room floor.

Our mobile veterinary services in Lockport include everything from basic tests, like fecal & heartworm screening, to advanced diagnostic testing such as blood panels, urinalysis, ultrasound, among others for dogs, cats and other pocket pets.

Woman smiling at cat laying on couch during in home vet exam.

After Dr. Karie completes her work, she also takes as much time as you need to answer all of your questions. We want every pet parent to be as aware, involved & educated as possible.

Before leaving, she will provide you with any necessary treatment and care recommendations for your dog or cat moving forward. You will also receive a VIP Pet Report giving a detailed health overview, along with educational materials regarding any issues that were uncovered – within 2 days.

After your VIP Vet Visit, we understand some pet parents might think of additional questions or concerns regarding their pet’s health or treatment plan, which is why you get access to communicate directly with Dr. Karie via phone call or text message. To experience our VIP difference, you can schedule a 1st Visit Special through our online booking platform in under 3 minutes!

 

Meet Your Lockport Vet

Meet Your Lockport Vet

Dr. Karie Anne Johnson Mobile Vet for VIP Vet Visit

Dr. Karie Johnson

Dr. Karie Johnson

  • Co-founder of VIP Vet Visit and your Lockport traveling veterinarian – serving the southwest Chicago suburbs 7 days/week.
  • Providing you and your pet(s) with a continuous relationship with her as your personal vet for every appointment.
  • Offering flexible scheduling with same day or next day appointment availability from 8am-8pm daily.

Additional Certifications

Additional Certifications

Proud To Serve Lockport IL 

Proud To Serve Lockport IL