Thrive Affordable Vet Care – South 1st and Oltorf provides affordable veterinary care for dogs and cats in South Austin, South Congress, Travis Heights, South Lamar, East Riverside-Oltorf, Zilker, West Gate, Bouldin, Barton Hills, and Saint Edward’s areas.
- $10 nose-to-tail exam
- Vaccinations (packages available)
- Puppy & Kitten Care
- Senior Care
- Parasite Prevention & Control
- Lab Screening & Testing
- Microchip ID
- Nail Trimming
- Domestic Health Certificates
- Dental Care (cleanings starting at $150)
- Spay & Neuter (starting at $150)
- Nutritional Counseling
- Early Morning Drop-Off Service
Dr. Gregory Payne is a graduate of Oklahoma State University School of Veterinary Medicine. Upon graduation, he moved to New Mexico where he practiced small animal veterinary medicine for 23 years. He, his wife, Joanne, and 2 dogs, Siena and Thebes, recently moved to Austin to be closer to family. His philosophy encompasses the early principles of care and compassion he learned as a young veterinarian. Dr. Payne is thrilled to make Austin his home where he can enjoy his passion for the Blues, and his hobby of collecting vintage vehicles.
Dr. Joaquin Sosa
Dr. Joaquin Sosa is a graduate from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. Originally from Argentina, he moved with his family to South Florida as young teen, where he discovered his affinity to the natural world. His commitment to animal welfare led him to become a veterinarian, encouraging a healthy human-animal bond. When he is not saving puppies and kittens, Dr. Sosa enjoys traveling, making music and vegan cuisine. Having recently relocated, Dr. Sosa is excited to explore the vibrant community that is Austin.