Full-Service Animal Hospital

Providing excellent veterinary care for over 110 years.


COVID-19 Protocol

Our lobby is now open.  You may enter our lobby and check in.  No need to call from the parking lot.  As of September 1st, 2021, masks are required to enter our building, as mandated by the Governor of Illinois. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Kragness Animal Hospital EST. 1908

We here at Kragness Animal Hospital have been serving the Chicago community for over 110 years. Located in the historic Pullman neighborhood in Chicago, Kragness Animal Hospital has established itself as a Chicago mainstay.
We treat our clients like family.

Kragness Animal Hospital was first established in 1908, where Dr. Kragness’s grandfather, father, and uncle serviced Borden’s Milk horses as well as small animals. Dr. Kragness moved to the new building in 1990 in order to expand grooming and boarding services.

Providing compassionate veterinary care for over 110 years.

Your pet’s health comes first, and that’s why the team at Kragness Animal Hospital is dedicated to providing customized care for your pet’s exact needs during every single visit.


We offer:
Preventive Care
Surgery (Soft Tissue)
Micro Chipping
Diagnostic Services on-site
Prescription Diets


Make an appointment and meet Laura. You’ll love her enthusiasm! Laura has over 15 years of experience grooming and handling all breeds.

Grooming currently available Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays. Starting March 15th, this will change to Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.


You can feel totally comfortable leaving your furry friends in the hands of Jim and Billy, our kennel staff/animal caregivers.

Jim and Billy will treat your companion animals with love as if they were their own pets.

We love our clients and patients!

We know you have a lot of choices when choosing the best Chicago veterinary hospital, and we’re happy that you’ve decided to join the Kragness Animal Hospital family.

Mom used to take her pets to Kragness back in the 60s, I now take my pets to the next generation of Kragness. They take loving care of my pets and are reasonably priced. The staff is kind and caring.
Renita D.

I received such wonderful and compassionate service from Kragness and their staff at the end stages of my cat’s life. I’m so thankful for them. I HIGHLY recommend them for your pet needs.
Angela B.

Mya’s visit was absolutely perfect! We’ve known Dr. Craig Kragness and his staff for over 30 years. I trust Dr. Kragness with all my animal’s health needs 100%.
Yolanda C.