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When you are looking for a veterinarian you should be able to count on a caring veterinarian and staff who provide excellent service to you and your pet. We at Animals First Veterinary Service in Rixeyville VA have an expert team of holistic veterinary professionals to bring you the best possible healthcare for your pet. We have a comforting in home facility which is clean, comfortable, and efficient. We are also available to visit your pet in the comfort of your home. Dogs, cats and their owners benefit from housecall appointments where we can perform any necessary procedure. Call 540-937-6683 to schedule an appointment and we will find a time that is convenient for you.
Our practice focuses on a holistic approach to veterinary medicine. Every patient is a unique individual with differing needs regarding vaccination, yearly testing, and modality of treatment. At your pet's annual exam, we will discuss their history, lifestyle, and diet before determining their plan for health and wellness.
\Dr. Lori Blankenship will check the health of your pet from head to tail
Bring in any medical history you have of your pet when you come to our vet clinic. Keeping a journal of your pet's health throughout his or her life, including behavioral shifts is very helpful in determining a plan for your pet. If you have something like this, share it with our team. If not, let us know everything that you think will be important. Dr. Blankenship can still work with whatever information you have.