AAHA Accreditation | Specializing in Exotic Animals

We take care of your pets

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Welcome to Lakeside Animal Hospital

Your Pets Are In Good Hands

Here at Lakeside Animal Hospital, conveniently located in Richmond Virginia, we understand that your pets are your biggest fans and are a part of the family, which is why our veterinarians uses the most updated techniques to diagnose your pets’ conditions and treat them. We offer many services from general wellness exams, surgical procedures, dentistry, senior pet care, diagnostic laboratory testing, microchipping, to boarding and grooming.

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(804) 262 - 8697

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Our Services

Our Specialties & Services

Exotic Animal Care

Exotic
Animal Care

We care for many types of exotic pets: birds, reptiles, amphibians, & small mammals.

Regular Health Checkups

Regular Health
Checkups

Just like you, your pets need regular health checkups to ensure they are in the best health possible.

Pet Grooming & Boarding

Pet Grooming &
Boarding

Grooming is an important part of your pet’s health! We offer pet grooming for small to medium sized pets.

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We Love These Pets, Just Like You!

We Care For Exotic Pets, Cats, & Dogs

Cats

Cats

Dogs

Dogs

Pocket Pets

Small Mammals

Birds

Birds

Reptiles

Reptiles

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Dog
Parrot
Bunny
Reptile
Marissa Gonzalez Marissa Gonzalez

On Location Specialist

Our Clinic Specialist
Dr. Marissa Gonzalez

Dr. Marissa Gonzalez was born in Maryland and raised in Cinnaminson, New Jersey. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Rutgers University in 1984. She moved to Richmond, Virginia in 1989 and worked at Sheltering Arms Physical Rehabilitation Hospital before moving to Blacksburg, VA to attend the Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Gonzalez’s veterinary interests include avian, exotic, and emergency animal care. Some of Dr. Gonzalez’s hobbies include scuba diving, hiking, boating and reading.

Experience: 20+ years

Pets: Cats, Dogs, Reptiles, Birds, Small Mammals

About Lakeside Animal Hospital

Northside Community

Lakeside Animal Hospital has been a part of this vibrant Northside community for over 50 years. We share a neighborhood with Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, The Virginia Museum, Joseph Bryan Park, Maymont and many other attractions and historical sites. Serving the pets of this area has been such a pleasure and we look forward to a long continued partnership with you and your pets.

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