Tulsa is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 45th-most populous city in the United States. As of July 2016, the population was 413,505, an increase of 12,591 over that reported in the 2010 Census. It is the principal municipality of the Tulsa Metropolitan Area, a region with 991,005 residents in the MSA and 1,251,172 in the CSA. The city serves as the county seat of Tulsa County, the most densely populated county in Oklahoma, with urban development extending into Osage, Rogers, and Wagoner counties.
Mobile veterinary services in Tulsa, OK for dogs and cats may be best known for providing low-cost spay and neuter services as well as basic medical care, like those deployed by the ASPCA in under served communities in the United States. Some private practice veterinarians also make house calls to provide treatment as well as end-of-life services for pets.
Anyone who has ever transported a panicked cat or dog to their veterinarian’s office, however, knows that having a vet in the Tulsa, OK area, come to them could save a lot of anxiety for all parties including the pet. That’s why more small animal veterinarians around the country are hitting the road to treat cats, dogs, “pocket pets” (such as hamsters and guinea pigs) and the occasional resident of a farm or petting zoo in the comfort of the animals’ own homes in Tulsa, OK.
Tulsa was settled between 1828 and 1836 by the Lochapoka Band of Creek Native American tribe. For most of the 20th century, the city held the nickname “Oil Capital of the World” and played a major role as one of the most important hubs for the American oil industry.
Historically, a robust energy sector fueled Tulsa’s economy; however, today the city has diversified and leading sectors include finance, aviation, telecommunications and technology. Two institutions of higher education within the city have sports teams at the NCAA Division I level, Oral Roberts University and the University of Tulsa.
Also known as the birthplace of Route 66. Located along the Arkansas River, Tulsa is situated in Tornado Alley, and severe weather, including thunderstorms and tornadoes, are common here. Despite this, Tulsa is regularly named one of the most livable cities in the country.