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Welcome to CityPets Veterinary Care & Wellness
Your Veterinarian in Baltimore MD
Call us at (410) 752-7122


Hi. We’re CityPets, Baltimore’s neighborhood veterinarians.We provide quality medical, dental, and preventative care for your best friends.

And we know you’ll feel better here.

CityPets Veterinary Care & Wellness is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Jill Shook has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Baltimore veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (410) 752-7122 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Baltimore veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Baltimore pet owners.

At CityPets Veterinary Care & Wellness, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Jill Shook
Baltimore Veterinarian | CityPets Veterinary Care & Wellness | (410) 752-7122

1212 S. Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21230


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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Jill Shook

    Dr. Shook began working at Whetsone Point Inner Harbor Veterinary Hospital in 2003. In 2005, she pursued a lifelong dream when she purchased the practice and renamed it CityPets Veterinary Care & Wellness. CityPets was relocated to its current location in 2008. Dr. Shook and her husband, Adam, enjoy living in Federal Hill.

  • Becky Perez
    Veterinary Technician

    Becky Lanter is a registered veterinary technician in MD and loves the work she does in both preventative and emergency medicine. An avid reader, most off days find her snuggled with her cat, Batman, and a good fantasy or sci-fi novel. She and her husband also enjoy viewing the latest box office hit movies and hiking around the Great Falls of the Potomac River. 

  • Meg Krafft

    Meg has always had a love for animals. Before starting her career in veterinary medicine, she was a pet sitter from the age of 16 and onwards. In 2015, she started working as a veterinary assistant and transitioned to a veterinary receptionist in 2020. She currently lives with 3 crazy, but lovable cats, and 3 goofy but adorably snuggly dogs.

  • Gabs Linebarger
    Veterinary Technician

    Gabs started her career in veterinary medicine as a kennel attendant in 2015. Then began working as a Veterinary Technician in 2018, at a shelter. She fell in love with the clinic side of things and decided to transition to private practice. She currently has 3 cats and various types of beetles and land crabs.

  • Joanna Chhibber
    Veterinary Technician

    Joanna is originally from western New York, but after graduating from Genesee Community College’s Veterinary Technology program in the spring of 2018, she decided to try a new city. She is a lover of all animals but has a soft spot for rats and dogs. She is currently the in-home housekeeper for Lee the Hound Dog. 

  • Kat Loss
    Veterinary Technician

    Growing up in Baltimore, Kat has always been around animals. She started her career in shelter work and quickly fell in love with the behavioral and medical aspects of animal care. Her background before becoming a technician includes being a kennel attendant, detection canine training, and feline behavior. She is currently the human companion of two cats, two former working dogs, several snakes, and a tarantula named Princess Peach. 

  • Sidney Losey

    Sidney grew up in southern Maryland and is currently a student at Towson University. She joined the CityPets family in 2021. She has always had a love of animals. She is currently owned by a handsome cat named Floss.


  • ""We just moved to Baltimore this summer with our 1 year old standard poodle. They have been so great working with us and we’re so happy to have them close by! Definitely recommend for anyone looking for exceptional pet care!""
  • ""Friendly and knowledgeable staff, clean and professional environment, and all of my questions were answered.""
  • ""Everyone at CityPets is amazing! Maggie and I always feel welcome right from the minute we walk in. Dr. Shook and all the vet techs are awesome. Whenever we walk by Maggie paws at the door and whines to go in even if we don’t have an appointment.""
  • ""The workers were so attentive, very knowledgeable, patient, and kind. Overall Outstanding!!!!! I'd recommend CityPets Veterinary Care & Wellness to anyone who wants their pets well cared for.""
  • ""The staff is extremely personable and answers questions without hesitation. They always make it a point to value and ensure the health and safety of our animals. I like that the facility is on a smaller scale. This makes it seem more community-based.""
  • ""The staff are very friendly toward my dog and me. They’re knowledgeable and flexible. Love the multiple appointment reminders. They set you and your pet up for success and make a high stress situation low stress.""
  • ""Dr. Jill is wonderful - very patient, very kind, very knowledgeable and helpful. She obviously enjoys her work and treats our pets with care! Her assistants are equally excellent!""
  • ""I especially appreciated the timely follow-up with the lab test results and feel Dr. Shook and her staff are conscientious and reliable.""
  • ""You guys are hands down THE BEST! I always refer City Pets to anyone looking for a Veterinarian. I mean, the fact that both my dog & cat don't mind vet appts says it all.... Mallory & Kitty love City Pets!!""
  • ""I love how much you all love pets, simple as that. Remy loves to go to the vet, I’ve never experienced that before. Just a lovely, feel good place.""

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