• Medical & Preventative Health

    Our preventative medicine approach is as unique as your pet.


    Mainstream treatments combined with therapeutic disciplines, like laser therapy.


    We offer a full range of soft tissue surgeries from routine spays and neuters to more advanced procedures.


    We offer medical services in your home including in-home euthanasia.


Dr. Denise Crittenden

Dr. Crittenden earned her doctorate at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and has been a practicing veterinarian since 1986.

Dr. Mead

Dr. Renée Mead received her Bachelor’s in Biological Science from Oklahoma State University, and earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2008.

Dr. Groth

Dr. Deborah Groth graduated from the University of Illinois in 1999 with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. She has been practicing veterinary medicine in the area for 18 years.

Latest News

21 July, 2017

Does My Pet Have Storm-Anxiety?

 Does My Pet Have Storm-Anxiety? Have you noticed that your pet acts differently when there’s…

16 June, 2017

Beware of Bloodsuckers!

Summer time is an optimal time to talk about our blood-sucking enemies, fleas and ticks.…

7 June, 2017

Enter South Town’s Great Givaway Raffle! Free Basket of Goodies for Your Pet!

13 March, 2017

What is Laser Therapy?

The Benefits of Laser Therapy Treatments for Pets Reducing Pain, Inflammation, and Speeding Up Healing…

2 March, 2017

Get to Know Dr. Groth

Dr. Groth graduated from the University of Illinois in 1999 with her Doctor of Veterinary…

16 February, 2017

Dental Awareness Month- Simba’s Dental Cleaning Adventure

Dental Awareness Month- Simba’s Dental Cleaning Adventure February 2017 According to the American Veterinary Dental…

19 January, 2017

Leptospirosis- Is your pet protected? Here’s What You Need to Know!

Leptospirosis-Is your pet at risk for this bacterial infection? Leptospirosis can be acquired by dogs…

19 January, 2017

Safety and Shelter Tips for Outdoor and Feral Cats During the Winter Season!

If you have an indoor/outdoor cat who absolutely insists on going outside during the freezing…

22 December, 2016

Cats and Christmas Trees- Not the Best Combination of Friends

Christmas trees generally are one of the most common trees that people place into their…

22 December, 2016

Keeping Your Pets Safe and Warm this Holiday Season

As the temperatures drop outside, it can only mean that sleet, snow, and ice is…

Our Clients Say

All of our animals, are well cared for and appreciated from the moment we walk in to when we head home, each and every visit. Thank you!

Brian Lane, Parent South Town Animal Hospital Patient

Care, concern and consideration are at the core of all its staff members.

Lois Hince, Parent South Town Animal Hospital Patient

Great vets and staff.

Irene Warsaw, Parent South Town Animal Hospital Patient