• Welcome to Dana Capistrano Animal Clinic!

    Your local veterinarian in Dana Point. Call us today at (949) 661-1658 to schedule your pet care appointment!

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  • Veterinary Services Available

    We are pleased to provide a wide variety of veterinary services for animals in Dana Point and the surrounding area. These services include Stem Cell Therapy, In-House Lab and more!

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  • Stem Cell Therapy Available!

    Dana Capistrano Animal Clinic, your Dana Point veterinarian is pleased to provide Stem Cell Therapy to our patients! Make your Stem Cell Therapy appointment today!

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Integrating the Latest High Tech Diagnostics and Surgery with Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine since 1986

Dr. Bridge graduated from UC Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. He moved to Dana Point and has been practicing here ever since. He developed skills in Laser surgery and later in Laser therapy and rehabilitation. He spent years studying at the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (associated with the University of Florida, Gainesville) Dr. Bridge is certified in Veterinary Acupuncture, and has thoroughly studied Tui na (therapeutic massage) Chinese Herbal medicine, & Food Therapy. Dr. Bridge integrates the best of high tech western medicine with the best of TCVM for the best interests of his patients.

Dr. Bridge and his wife, Leslie show their Pugs at dog shows on the weekends. They also have Pug rescues and 2 Bouvier des Flandres. We see a lot of Pugs and Dr. Bridge is known as the “Pug Doctor.”

Est. 1978
James W. Bridge DVM CVA FAAO

Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist


Hours of Operation
Monday7:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday7:00am – 7:00pm
Wednesday7:00am – 7:00pm
Thursday7:00am – 7:00pm
Friday7:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday8:00am – 2:00pm

*Saturday hours open for boarding, scheduling and pickup, Office visits not available during weekend hours.