How to book an Appointment with BetterVet

In this guide you’ll find the necessary steps to book an Appointment with BetterVet:

  • On the BetterVet.com portal you’ll find the ‘Schedule Appointment’ button, click on it:

  • Afterwards, you’ll be redirected to the Booking section, where you are able to ‘Enter your zip code’ and then hit on ‘Next’: 

If you already have an existing account, you can press ‘Log in’ to skip some steps further down the line.


 

Appointment types


  • In this section, you’ll find out how to set up each of the three appointment types available on BetterVet. These appointment types are ‘Speak with a Veterinarian’ ‘Book a Home Visit’ and ‘Schedule for Today!’:

Speak with a Veterinarian


This appointment type lets you schedule a video consultation with a vet. You can find the steps to set it up here:

1. Add Your Pets


You’ll be able to book a video consultation with a veterinarian here. To this end, please add your pet’s data on the following form, then click on ‘Next’:


If you logged in and added your pet previously, you’ll be able to skip this step.


2. Reason for the Appointment


Now you would need to fill out the reason for the appointment in the following text field. After this is done, click on ‘Next’:


3. Select Date and Time


You’ll now be prompted to select a date and time for the appointment, click on ‘Next’ afterwards:


4. Contact Details


Next up, you’d need to fill out your ‘Contact Details’, then click on ‘Next’:


If you logged in and added your contact details previously, you’ll be able to skip this step.


5. Review Details


If you have logged in previously, you can skip to ‘Book Appointment’. Otherwise, you would need to click on ‘Add Payment Method’ like so:



In the ‘Add New Payment Method’ section, you would need to enter a valid card number, it’s expiration date and CVC, then click on ‘Save Card’:


6. Book Appointment


Now that you have filled out the ‘Payment Details’ you are now able to press ‘Book Appointment’:


7. Medical Records


As a last step during the booking process, you would need to fill out any previous medical records here, then click on ‘Save’:


8. Video Consultation Details


The Video Consultation appointment has now been booked:


Book a Home Visit


This appointment type lets you schedule a pet exam at home . You can find the steps to set it up here:

1. Add Your Pets


You’ll be able to schedule a home visit for your pet with this option. To this end, please add your pet’s data on the following form, then click on ‘Next’:


If you logged in and added your pet previously, you’ll be able to skip this step.


2. Appointment Details


In this instance, you’ll be prompted to fill out the ‘Appointment Details’ for your home visit. You would need to fill out each of the steps that’ll be described below:

Step 1: Appointment type


Select an appointment type and then click on ‘Next’:



The appointment types are as follows:

  • Comprehensive Exam: set up a full examination and diagnostics
  • Puppy & Kitten Exam: set up proper treatment for puppies and kittens
  • Euthanasia: set up an appointment for euthanasia
  • Quality of Life Consult: set up and appointment for senior pets
  • Health Certificates: set up proper health certificates for travel purposes

Step 2: Additional Reason


Select an additional reason for your home visit appointment then click on ‘Next: Select a Date’:



The additional reasons that you can select are as follows:

  • My pet has a new illness/injury/problem: select one or more symptoms and input relevant info about it on the text field
  • I’d like advice on my pet’s chronic medical condition: specify any relevant information on the text field
  • This is a recheck recommended by a BetterVet doctor: provide any relevant information on the text field
  • My pet was seen by another vet and we’d like a second opinion: all relevant info goes in the text field
  • I don’t have any health concerns about my pet: specify your reason for your consult here

3. Select a Date and Time


You’ll now be prompted to select a date and time for the appointment, click on ‘Next’ afterwards:


4. Contact Details


Next up, you’d need to fill out your ‘Contact Details’, then click on ‘Next’:


If you logged in and added your contact details previously, you’ll be able to skip this step.


5. Review Details


If you have logged in previously, you can skip to ‘Book Appointment’. Otherwise, you would need to click on ‘Add Payment Method’ like so:



In the ‘Add New Payment Method’ section, you would need to enter a valid card number, it’s expiration date and CVC, then click on ‘Save Card’:


6. Book Appointment


Now that you have filled out the ‘Payment Details’ you are now able to press ‘Book Appointment’:


7. Medical Records


As a last step during this booking process, you would need to fill out any previous medical records here, then click on ‘Save’:


8. Home Visit Details


The Home Visit appointment has now been booked:


Schedule for Today!


This appointment type lets you schedule a pet exam at home for that day. You can find the steps to set it up here:

1. Add Your Pets


You’ll be able to schedule a home visit for your pet for that day with this option. To this end, please add your pet’s data on the following form, then click on ‘Next’:


If you logged in and added your pet previously, you’ll be able to skip this step.


2. Appointment Details


In this instance, you’ll be prompted to fill out the ‘Appointment Details’ for your home visit. You would need to fill out each of the steps that’ll be described below:

Step 1: Appointment type


Select an appointment type and then click on ‘Next’:



The appointment types are as follows:

  • Comprehensive Exam: set up a full examination and diagnostics
  • Puppy & Kitten Exam: set up proper treatment for puppies and kittens
  • Quality of Life Consult: set up and appointment for senior pets

Step 2: Additional Reason


Select an additional reason for your home visit appointment then click on ‘Next: Select a Date’:



The additional reasons that you can select are as follows:

  • My pet has a new illness/injury/problem: select one or more symptoms and input relevant info about it on the text field
  • I’d like advice on my pet’s chronic medical condition: specify any relevant information on the text field
  • This is a recheck recommended by a BetterVet doctor: provide any relevant information on the text field
  • My pet was seen by another vet and we’d like a second opinion: all relevant info goes in the text field
  • I don’t have any health concerns about my pet: specify your reason for your consult here

3. Select a Date and Time


You’ll now be prompted to select a date and time for the appointment, click on ‘Next’ afterwards:


4. Contact Details


Next up, you’d need to fill out your ‘Contact Details’, then click on ‘Next’:


If you logged in and added your contact details previously, you’ll be able to skip this step.


5. Review Details


If you have logged in previously, you can skip to ‘Book Appointment’. Otherwise, you would need to click on ‘Add Payment Method’ like so:



In the ‘Add New Payment Method’ section, you would need to enter a valid card number, it’s expiration date and CVC, then click on ‘Save Card’:


6. Book Appointment


Now that you have filled out the ‘Payment Details’ you are now able to press ‘Book Appointment’:


7. Medical Records


As a last step during this booking process, you would need to fill out any previous medical records here, then click on ‘Save’:


8. Home Visit Details


The Same-Day Visit appointment has now been booked: