Avondale Animal Hospital opened in June 2017 - come visit our brand new 3,200 square foot facility on 5th Avenue South. With 3 examination rooms, a modern surgical suite, separate cat area to keep felines less stressed, and fully-stocked pharmacy and store, we can take care of all your pet’s veterinary needs.
Our veterinary hospital is new to Forest Park and Avondale, but our veterinarians and vet staff cared for patients and clients at Birmingham's Southside Animal Hospital since 1981. Dr. Kendall Harris, Dr. Michael Atchison and Dr. Bridget Stephens look forward to meeting you and your pets! From preventative care & wellness, pet allergies, surgery, dental care and microchipping, Avondale Animal Hospital is here to be your partner in your pet’s health!
We are proud to be named one of the "Best Veterinarians in Birmingham" in Birmingham magazine Best of Birmingham listing!
If your pet is having an emergency in Birmingham, we can help. For pet emergencies and critical care cases during business hours (Monday – Friday, 7 am – 6 pm or Saturday 8 am - 12 noon), call 205-236-2100 or just come right in.
New Client Info
Avondale Animal Hospital serves the greater Birmingham, Alabama area and we welcome you to our family! From you and your pet’s first visit to our vet clinic, our staff promotes a relationship built on trust by providing modern veterinary care to your pet with a focus on client education. As your partner in your pet’s health, we encourage questions and feedback and want you to feel comfortable and informed of every decision. This trust and relationship not only allows us to provide better care for your pet but provides you with peace of mind.