We take both the patient's and the pet owner's needs into consideration when developing treatment plans and offer a number of payment options.

Payment is expected in full when services are rendered.

Our hospital accepts payment in the form of:

  • Cash
  • Debit Card, 
  • Credit Cards - Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express
  • ApplePay
  • Care Credit
  • Scratch Pay
  • Trupanion

Financing available through Care Credit and Scratch Pay

Care credit at ingleside animal hospital

Whether it's a routine checkup or emergency surgery, you shouldn't have to worry about how to get the best medical care for the pet you love. That's why we're pleased to offer CareCredit®, North America's leading client payment program. CareCredit lets you say "yes" to the best treatment for your pet immediately, and pay for it over time with low monthly payments that fit easily into your budget.

Like a credit card, but better. CareCredit works just like a regular credit card, but without high-interest rates, annual fees, or pre-payment penalties. CareCredit offers flexible and convenient financing options with zero hidden fees and low monthly payments. You can use your CareCredit card over and over for all your pet's follow-up care as well as annual exams and vaccines. So you can focus on what really matters, like playing fetch and learning new tricks.

With CareCredit:

  • Enjoy low minimum monthly payments
  • Get a Low-Interest Payment Plan for any treatment amount
  • Apply in person, right here, right now

Learn more by visiting CareCredit.com or asking us for details.

Click below to apply for a new CareCredit account or use your existing CareCredit account to make a payment. 


Scratch pay at ingleside

Scratchpay offers simple and affordable payment plans for veterinary bills. Checking your rate does not affect your credit, it only takes a couple of minutes and can be done from your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

For more information about Scratchpay and to check your rate, click here: https://scratchpay.com   

Pet Insurance

Pet insurance is a great option to help make pet care affordable for those unforeseen medical problems. It is always best to sign up your pet when they are young. If you decide to add older pets to a plan, just make sure there aren't any restrictions due to age, pre-diagnosed conditions, and breed restrictions before you purchase your plan. You can compare the different insurance plans at Pet Insurance Review and at Forbes Best Pet Insurance Info.  Insurance for pets is available for both preventative care and catastrophic care. Each company has different pricing, deductibles, coverage limitations, and terms of duration.

Pet owners with a pet insurance plan generally have a deductible amount that they pay for services rendered before coverage starts. After that, they pay their veterinarian directly, then submit their bills to their pet insurer for reimbursement.