Springs Veterinary Care, an animal hospital serving the greater Dripping Springs and Southwest Austin area, will open at 333 Hwy. 290, Ste. 415, Dripping Springs, in October. The office will be located in the Shops at the Springs shopping center and will provide preventive health care, surgery, dentistry, hospice, and end-of-life care. 512 872-3410. www.SpringsVet.com