• Welcome

    Since 1975, Harper Animal Hospital has been serving the Palatine, Inverness, Hoffman Estates, Barrington and Schaumburg communities, delivering the highest quality veterinary medical care, and giving you and your pet the personal attention and time you deserve. Our facility offers a wide range of comprehensive veterinary services for dogs and cats, from routine wellness to complex surgery and everything in between. We take pride in the reputation we have earned and look forward to welcoming you and your pets to the Harper Animal Hospital family.

    Read my tail, eyebrows, ears, face

    Like all animals, dogs can communicate with nonverbal signals—by body language and facial expressions. Some of these seem clear to us and some remain mysterious. But recent studies are teaching … Read More »

    What color is your cat?

    It sounds like a simple question to answer. But it’s even more simple—and complex—than you might think: From a scientific point of view, a cat can only be black or … Read More »

    Are You Ready for a Puppy?

    Puppies are great and can make a wonderful addition to any family, but they also require a lot of work, responsibility and commitment. Before you take the leap and bring … Read More »