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Birmingham Veterinary Clinic
Valleydale Animal Clinic is an AAHA-accredited, full-service vet clinic that has proudly supported pet owners in Birmingham, Hoover, Chelsea, Indian Springs and other areas of Jefferson County and Shelby County since 1976. Proudly named “Best Veterinarian in Shelby County”, we are an active member of the Shelby County community. Valleydale Animal Clinic has been named one of the "Best Veterinary Clinics in Birmingham" by ThreeBestRated.com and one of the "Best Veterinarians in Birmingham" by Birmingham magazine Best of Birmingham. Check out our 5-star reviews on Google and see what our loyal clients say about Valleydale Animal Clinic.
Improving lives through care – both to you and your pets. Dr. Jeff Falone, Dr. Alex Winke, Dr. Laura Falone and Dr. Stephen LaRocca and our vet clinic staff treat you like family and each patient like our own pet. Valleydale Animal Clinic provides quality, personalized vet care for all stages of your pet’s life. Preventative care helps your pet live a longer, healthier, happier life and provides early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages. Your pet is cared for and loved by us in every stage of its life.
Your pet is an important member of your family. Thank you for letting us be your partner in your pet’s health. Our animal hospital offers Birmingham and Hoover pet owners with personalized veterinary care, pet boarding, grooming and obedience dog training.
We are proud to be one of only 4 AAHA-accredited hospitals in greater Birmingham. Pet owners gain peace of mind when they choose an accredited practice, because they know their AAHA-accredited hospital has passed the highest standards of veterinary care.
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"I really loved our vet, Dr Winke. When we brought our cat in he took the kids in to look thru the microscope at her ear mites! He is very professional and explains things well. "
"Henry loves coming to visit everyone at the clinic! We couldn't ask for anything better!!!"
"great doctors, great staff. Always have had a good experience at your office. Even showed up on the wrong date for an appointment and your staff worked me in so I wouldn't have to come back. "
Here at Valleydale Animal Clinic, we strive to give the animals of Birmingham, the best service possible to ensure they leave happy and healthy after every visit. Our professional veterinary team combined with our top-of-the-line equipment allow us to help your pet in the safest and most effective ways possible. To view all our services, click here.
News & Promotions
October 26, 2018
Regular veterinary exams are important for all pets to live long, healthy & happy lives! Our veterinarians recommend all pets, even indoor cats and pets that appear healthy, have an annual exam each year (twice a year for senior pets) to help us help you identify problems before they become serious.
We realize coming to the veterinarian can be stressful on your pets (and you). Here are tips to help make your next visit easier on you and your pet....
October 21, 2018
We are having issues with our phone system, so please bear with us as we get the problem resolved.
Our voicemail service is unavailable and we only have one phone line until it is fixed.
September 20, 2018
Paws- itively Training Class for Dogs on Sundays, October 7th - October 28th ...
September 1, 2018
Valleydale Animal Clinic is proud to be voted one of the "Best Veterinarians" in Birmingham magazine Best of Birmingham!...
September 1, 2018
World Rabies Day is Sept. 28 - created to raise awareness of public health impact of the rabies virus & importance of vaccination.
August 17, 2018
Pet owners - you might be asking yourself, “Why should I vaccinate my pet?”
Here is some insightful information from our veterinarians to answer your questions about the safety of pet vaccines and their necessity to keep pets healthy....
July 22, 2018
Valleydale Animal Clinic is proud to be one of only 4 AAHA-accredited veterinary hospitals in greater Birmingham....
July 17, 2018
Our Early Detection Testing provides information about your pet’s liver, kidneys & pancreas, blood sugar levels, white & red blood cell and platelet count and so much more....
June 20, 2018
Tick prevention is recommended year-round for pets, especially pets that are outdoors often and in wooded areas. We have many tick and flea/tick preventions that are safe and effective for your pets. ...
April 01, 2018
THANKS! Appreciate those who write recommendations! Just named by ThreeBestRated.com one of the Best Vet Clinics in Birmingham based on online reviews.
March 01, 2018
With at least 12 recent confirmed animal rabies cases in Homewood, Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills, the Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH) has partnered with the United States Department of Agriculture and Wildlife Services to complete an Oral Rabies Vaccination (ORV) Project in these communities....
March 01, 2018
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Beyond providing personalized veterinary care, boarding and spa grooming services, we offer you two options to view your pet's medical records 24/7 and contact us to request appointments or prescription refills.
January 3, 2018
New Year's Resolutions for Healthy & Happy Pets...
October 25, 2017
Thank you for allowing Valleydale Animal Clinic to be your partner in your pet’s health! Beyond providing your family with veterinary care, we offer you two options to view your pet’s medical records 24/7 and contact us to request appointments or prescription refills....
September 29, 2017
As your pet ages - their healthcare needs become greater. Since pets age at a faster rate than humans, Valleydale Animal Clinic recommends an exam every six months after your pet reaches age 7 in order to make them happy, healthy and pain-free...