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A Sad Farewell to Klinger

I met Klinger, LAH’s resident female orange tabby, on a cold November morning in 2016 on my first visit to Lexington. Alongside Dr. Carls and Pickles, Klinger was there to greet me, my husband, and our then 6 month old daughter. While talking and learning about the hospital, Klinger followed us around, nudged me with gentleRead More

Tips for Emergency Preparedness

First, we want to introduce you to our foster kitten, Winx. He is an adorable little 12 week old kitten that was found by a good Samaritan lying on the side of Route 11 after being tossed out of a window. Winx sustained head trauma, and came into the hospital with some serious injuries. Despite allRead More

October 2018- World Rabies & FDA News Release

Happy Fall! We hope you are enjoying the start of fall, despite the remnants of the muggy summer heat. We would like to thank you all for referring friends and family to our hospital. We have been able to help more pets in our community and continue our mission to provide compassionate medical care toRead More

Managing Chronic Pain in Veterinary Patients

2018 Rockbridge Community Festival We had a great time at the Rockbridge Community Festival. Thank you to all who stopped by to enter our raffle, get a paw print temporary tattoo, a face painted, or a treat for you and your pup! We look forward to attending next year. Dr. Ryan, Jesse, Caitlin, and HeatherRead More

Happy Anniversary

Lexington Animal Hospital just celebrated its first anniversary under Dr. Meghan Ryan. LAH, which has served animals in Rockbridge county for over 65 years, was led and owned by Dr. Sheryl Carls for the previous 34 years. We all hope Dr. Carls has enjoyed her first year of retirement! Dr. Ryan greatly appreciates all the helpRead More