Heatstroke in Pets

Heatstroke in Pets

What is Heatstroke in Pets? Heatstroke, also known as overheating or heat exhaustion, happens when your pet’s body temperature rises above the normal range of 100 to 102.2 degrees. Dogs and cats have few sweat glands and cannot cool off by sweating like humans, so...

The Benefits of Laser Therapy

The Benefits of Laser Therapy

Warmer weather is just around the corner. Warmer weather means more time to play outside, throwing the ball, long walks, runs, swimming, and overall enjoying more activity. All of that activity means more chances to pull a muscle, sprain a wrist, or hurt a knee! One...

Prevention vs. Treatment

Prevention vs. Treatment

It isn’t at all uncommon for a pet parent to say to their furry one, “I wish you could just tell me.” Well, we believe they can, just not always in the way we would like. It is a little easier to know when there's a stranger at the door with a common bark, or “I need...

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We're proud to serve Athens, GA and the surrounding communities.

We're a full-service veterinary hospital in Athens, GA. Our goal is to create a caring, lasting bond with our clients and patients by providing the highest quality veterinary care with excellent client education and service.


513 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605
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Mon - Fri: 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat: 7:30 am - 1:00 pm
Sun: Closed

Contact Info

Phone: 706-549-1708
Fax: 706-549-2951
Email: contactus@gainesschool.net

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Keeping up with your pet’s health from your mobile device has never been easier! With our new app, you’ll have all of your pet’s health information in the palm of your hand. Plus, you’ll be able to communicate with us much easier. You’ll be able to:

  • Request appointments 24/7
  • Receive automatic reminders
  • Save notes, pics, and much more
  • Your pet’s free organizer app

Have questions about our new app? Our contact information can be found at the bottom of this page!