Cats are living longer and longer. This is due to better medical care and the fact that more cats are living only indoors. These cats commonly live up to 15 to 18 years of age, with a few living i ...View Article
Welcome to your Vestavia veterinarian Vestavia Animal Clinic
Located in Vestavia the veterinarians at Vestavia Animal Clinic are committed to your pet's health. Vestavia based Vestavia Animal Clinic excels in the science of Veterinary medicine and was founded in 1984. Since then Dr. Shane West, Dr. Frank McClure, Dr. Sara Edwards, Dr. Brad Murphy, and Dr. Mandy Rains and our support staff have excelled in compassionate veterinary care in the Vestavia area.
Vestavia Animal Clinic is a full-service animal hospital whose mission is to provide the highest standard of veterinary care for pets. We provide friendly, informative, and supportive services for you and your pet, while maintaining a superior working environment for our employees.
Vestavia Animal Clinic offers the Vestavia animal community medical, surgical, and dental veterinary care. We have the equipment and training to provide your pet with services in radiography, ultrasonography, radiosurgery, and endoscopy. With an in-house pharmacy and access to area specialists, our facility offers a one stop approach to your pet's health maintenance and medical care.
We have a large boarding facility with a walking area and a well equipped bathing room where we can treat your pet to shampoo, pedicure, and all the extras necessary to send your pet home happy, clean, and smelling great.
Your Pets . . . Our Family!
We are open for appointments and emergencies during our normal convenient business hours.
A fat cat may appear happy and provide visitors with a source of amusement, but feline obesity is certainly no laughing matter. Cats who carry excess weight have a heightened risk for diabetes, ca ...View Article
Dog parks: they are great for socialization, exercise, and mental stimulation for many dogs. Whether you and your dog have a good dog park experience or a bad one depends largely on your understan ...View Article
Lyme disease is one of the most common tick-transmitted diseases throughout the world. Symptoms of Lyme disease in dogs include lameness, swollen joints and fever. However, since other diseases ca ...View Article
There are three types of pet food recalls that can be issued. Recalls can be conducted by a company or brand, by request from the regulatory agencies, or by order from the government agency. When ...View Article
Anticoagulant rodenticides can come in many forms from liquid, to pellets, to blocks. They are made to be palatable, thus the increase in risk to pets. Unfortunately, signs of sickness begin days ...View Article