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
Welcome to Main Street Animal Clinic
Located in Birmingham the veterinarians at Main Street Animal Clinic are committed to your pet's health. Birmingham based Main Street Animal Clinic excels in the science of Veterinary medicine and was founded in 1993. Since then Dr. Andrew Torsch, Dr. Frank McClure, Dr. Shane West, Dr. Vaughn Traywick and Dr. Jessie Stalons and our staff have excelled in compassionate veterinary care in the Birmingham area.
Main Street 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.
Main Street Animal Clinic offers the Birmingham animal community medical, surgical, and dental veterinary care. With an in-house pharmacy, in-house lab, and access to specialists, our facility offers a one stop for your pet's health and medical care.
Main Street Animal Clinic has a large climate controlled boarding facility with a large walking area so your pet can be comfortable and secure while boarding with us.
Your Pets . . . Our Family!
We are open for appointments and emergencies during normal business hours which includes regular office hours on Saturday and Sunday. Please click the office hours tab for more details.
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