There are an increasing number of cases of dogs getting sick from ingesting a common sugar substitute, xylitol. This substance causes no problems in people, but in dogs it can cause wild fluctuati ...View Article
Welcome to Westwood Pet Care . . .
a full service veterinary hospital located in Dothan, AL. We offer comprehensive small animal medicine and surgery. With a full service laboratory, pharmacy, x-ray and surgical facilities, our experienced veterinarians and professional staff provide skilled diagnosis and treatment of illness in household pets. Preventive care, dentistry and surgery are emphasized at Westwood Pet Care. State of the art medical care with a personal touch is our goal.
While our main focus is medicine and surgery, we also offer pet boarding, bathing and pet care products as services to our valued clients. Making life better for pets and more enjoyable for their people is a way of life to us. We are here to help keep your pets healthy and happy, help with problems, should they arise, answer your questions, provide personal, caring services and, above all - to help you enjoy your pets.
Caring for pets and their people!
Westwood Pet Care strives to provide the best companion animal medicine possible, to improve our skills, and to deal compassionately with pets and their people. Good preventive care, appropriate diagnostics, successful treatment – these are the goals of every veterinarian, but the personal touch we provide at Westwood has for many years made pet owners feel special here.
Dr. Gerald Fontaine
Dothan Veterinarian | Westwood Pet Care | 334-678-8996
5650 West Main
Dothan, AL 36305
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Westwood Pet Care of Dothan is dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives.
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