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Welcome to Hillcrest Animal Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Victoria TX

Call us at 361-573-6131
Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 361-573-6131!

If you live in Victoria or the surrounding crossroads area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. John Beck is a licensed TX veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and well being are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Hillcrest Animal Hospital 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. John Beck 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 compassionate staff and 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 361-573-6131 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Victoria 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 pet owners of the crossroads area.

At Hillcrest Animal Hospital, our priority is to treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. John Beck
Victoria Veterinarian | Hillcrest Animal Hospital | 361-573-6131

4001 John Stockbauer Dr.
Victoria, TX 77904

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Meet Dr. Beck

Dr. Beck was born and raised in Victoria. He grew up on his family farm on Salem road where he and his family raised sheep, chickens, cattle, horses, etc. After high school, Dr. Beck went to Texas A&M University for his undergraduate work and graduated in 1973 with a bachelors in Agriculture Education.

Office Hours


7:00 am-5:30 pm


7:00 am-5:30 pm


7:00 am-5:30 pm


7:00 am-5:30 pm


7:00 am-5:30 pm


8:00 am-4:30 pm



**On Saturday we are open to the public but the vet has limited availability and is not always on site. If your pet needs to be seen by the Veterinarian it may be considered an “emergency call” and a deposit will be required.

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Hear From Happy Pet Owners

  • "Dr. Beck... Thank you for always taking such good care of our babies. I ALWAYS Know they're in Good Hands with you!!! I think the world of you and your awesome staff!!! Love y'all ♥ = )"
    Susan H. // via Facebook
  • "I love what you and your office do for animals in Victoria and surrounding areas! We are so lucky to have you."
    Jan M. // via Facebook
  • "Through the years you all have taken care of my pets and I have always felt at ease leaving them in your loving care. Your dedication and care for all animals make you very special. Thank you for always being there."
    Joan M
  • "Dr Beck thanks for your help today! You are all awesome!! It's nice to see someone who genuinely cares for animals and goes above and beyond to help."
    Jennifer M. // via Facebook
  • "So satisfied with the outcome of Heinz's surgery. Wish I had come here first!"
    Patricia Swedlan
  • "Love Hillcrest!"
    Laurilyn Warren
  • "Very pleased and definitely trust in the expertise of Dr. Beck and all the staff at Hillcrest. Thanks!"
    Pam Bena
  • "I so appreciate Dr. Beck and his caring staff, so grateful to have him as my vet."
    Debbi Roskey
  • "The staff is friendly and professional and Dr. Beck is wonderful. I am very please with Hillcrest Animal Hospital."
    Kathy Hamilton
  • "I am so very glad you have office hours on Saturday."
    Barbara Martinez
  • "Always a wonderful experience when we come to your office. The staff is super. Five Stars on everything."
    Jan Vilcheck
  • "Perfect service and I appreciate you accepting Marley as a "walk-in" from time to time, because of my tight schedule. It is really convenient that your office is between my work and home. I have a "Five Star" experience every time."
    Heath Terrell