Payment Plans

Veterinary staff holding a large cat

At Pekin Veterinary Clinic, Inc. we make every effort to ensure all fees are fair and reasonable. We encourage you to discuss all charges prior to services rendered and we are dedicated to keeping you informed of ongoing expenses during treatment.

At Aboard the Ark, fees vary depending upon services, size or type of animal, special boarding requirements, and grooming needs. Please feel free to discuss rates and fees prior to scheduling services at Aboard the Ark.

Payment is expected at the time service is rendered or upon discharge of a hospitalized pet. A deposit is required on all major medical procedures and treatments.

For your convenience, we accept: cash, checks, MC, Visa, Disc, Personal Finance, Wells Fargo and CareCredit.

Personal Finance Company

Personal Finance Company allows you to pay your veterinary bill over a period of time. INTEREST FREE financing is available for 90 days. Personal Finance also keeps your payments low, at a level you can afford. Here’s how it works:

Simply complete your application for credit. Once approved, your payment will be sent on a 90 days term. If your account is paid off within its timeframe, there is no interest. It’s that easy! If you are not able to pay your account within the scheduled timeframe, simply continue to make regular monthly payments. Your first payment will not be due for 30 days after signing your contract.

To apply for Personal Finance Company, please click here.

Contact us for more information.


Whether it’s a routine checkup or emergency surgery, you shouldn’t have to worry about how to get the best medical care for the pet you love. That’s why we’re pleased to offer CareCredit®, North America's leading client payment program. CareCredit lets you say “yes” to the best treatment for your pet immediately, and pay for it over time with low monthly payments that fit easily into your budget.

Like a credit card, but better. CareCredit works just like a regular credit card, but without high interest rates, annual fees or pre-payment penalties. CareCredit offers no-interest and low interest payment terms, zero hidden fees, and low minimum monthly payments. You can use your CareCredit card over and over for all your pet’s follow-up care as well as annual exams and vaccines. So you can focus on what really matters, like playing fetch and learning new tricks.

With CareCredit:

  • Enjoy low minimum monthly payments
  • Get a No-Interest Payment Plan for any treatment amount
  • Start you pet's treatment immediately

Learn more by visiting or asking us for details.

Ready to apply? Apply online for your CareCredit card today.

Apply now

Pet Insurance

Many pet owners are now purchasing pet insurance to help them afford health care for their pet family members.

The following are pet insurance companies you might like to investigate:

Please research each pet insurance company to be sure it offers the right plan for you and your pet.

  • They got my dog in right away when I called. Everyone is courteous and seem to genuinely love animals. Took good care of my dog and kept me informed.

    —Bruce Green

  • Doctors and staff are always kind and extremely efficient. Our pet loves going there which says a lot for their care.

    —Lori Bennett

  • Very professional, wonderful treatment!! I would recommend this facility to anyone who loves their pets

    —Lora King

  • Everytime I come here for any treatment they ALWAYS treat us like family. They show a deep concern for the pet and the owner. I tell everybody I know to bring their pets here!!! Thanks!!

    —Dawn Wade

  • "Best place I've ever been to! Everyone was extremely nice and helpful, I couldn't have asked for better!"

    —Tiffany Larson

  • "I'm always very happy with my interactions with the staff and doctors at Pekin Veterinay Clinic. I feel as though my concerns are addressed, and that the staff really cares about me and about my furbabies."

    —Sylvia Shults

  • "You can tell the Vet loves the animals. She got on the floor and played with the puppy and put her at ease. I thought that was very sweet!!"

    —Sheri Jones

  • "Great service. My dog was in need of care due to her condition and I was able to take her over right away and they worker her in. This is the kind of care and reaction I need for my dogs, and I received it."

    —Jacque Hess

  • "I have referred them to all my friends and family. They are great. There willing to work with you and are also fantastic with my dogs."

    —Diane Canizzo

  • "Wonderful as always! The people are always so nice and friendly. I feel our pet gets quality health care here."

    —Maribeth Kilbride

  • "You’re all the kind of people that make the world a better place for critters of all kinds."

    —Pekin family members Jody, Ed, Alyssia, Jake, Sweet Pea, Pippy, Simba, Cuddles, and Kera.