Welcome to the Animal Dermatology Referral Clinic, serving animals and pet owners in the Dallas/Fort Worth and north Texas area! We are dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases of animals. The board certified dermatologists at the Animal Dermatology Referral Clinic focus on your pet?s skin and ear problems. Located with four other specialty groups in Dallas at the Veterinary Referral Center of North Texas and in Grapevine at the Animal Emergency Hospital & Veterinary Specialty Center, each practice functions independently. General veterinary services, such as routine health care and vaccinations, are not available. The board certified dermatologists at the Animal Dermatology Referral Clinic focus on your pet?s skin and ear problems. Our mission is to provide primary care veterinarians, their clients and pets with specialty level diagnosis, treatment, and management of allergy, immune mediated, hormonal, parasitic, infectious, cancerous, and cosmetic disorders of the skin and ears. Specialization denotes a higher standard of training, knowledge, and expertise in a certain field. Dermatology is one of twenty specialty boards recognized by the American Veterinary Medical Association. Board certification within a specialty college requires: Being a licensed Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Successful completion of an approved residency for post doctoral training, and Successful completion of the specialty board examination for that discipline. The specialist is an extension of the primary care veterinarian. Working in concert, their goal is to provide optimal veterinary care for your pet.