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Welcome to Gardendale Pet Clinic

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Gardendale Pet Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Gardendale Alabama. The professional and courteous staff at Gardendale Pet Clinic strive to provide your pet with the best possible medical, surgical, dental care and preventive medicine. We also offer walk-in emergency services during normal business hours.   

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles.

Here at Gardendale Pet Clinic, we believe the best way to properly care for your pet is through ongoing nutrition and preventative medicine. If you have any questions please call us at 205-631-9636. We look forward to speaking to you!

Dr. Andrew Thompson Jr. Gardendale Veterinarian
Gardendale Pet Clinic | (205) 631-9636
1143 Pecan AvenueGardendale, AL 35071

Testimonial

  • Best place to take your pets in Gardendale! My dog and I love the staff.

    - BRITTNEY P. GARDENDALE, AL

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

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    Dr. Melissa Thompson

    Dr. Melissa Thompson is on her second career.  After working in corporate America in a small cubicle she decided to chase her dream of being a Veterinarian and went back to school.  She is a 2010 graduate of Auburn College of Veterinary Medicine.  After several years of opening clinics across the SE and a 4 year stint of being a Mixed Animal Veterinarian she has set down roots in Alabama.

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    Dr. Andrew Thompson Jr.

    Dr. Thompson is the founder and current owner of Gardendale Pet Clinic. Dr Thompson is a 1975 graduate of Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. He practiced along side his father for many years before opening Gardendale Pet Clinic in 1986. He enjoys hiking, camping, and spending time with his children and grandchildren when not practicing medicine.

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    Gerbils

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Monday

7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday

7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wednesday

7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday

7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Friday

7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday

7:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sunday

Closed

Monday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sunday
Closed