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Dr. Scott Nimmo,

Dr. Scott Nimmo,

Licensed Vet

28,938 Satisfied Customers

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Pets and animals come in all shapes and sizes, so we match you with the best specialized veterinarian for your question.
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The cost of your service depends on the qualifications and training of the Expert you need. We’re always upfront about pricing, so the price you see when you submit your order is the exact price you’ll pay, not a penny more. Our prices are significantly lower than comparable in-person services.
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The majority of customers rate their exchange either 4 or 5 stars, but if your answer is not satisfactory, we’ll give you a free second opinion from a different Expert.
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