Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Small Animal Community Practice

The Small Animal Community Practice provides full service out-patient preventive health care to local small animal clients within a 35-mile radius of Blacksburg. Our services include:

Silver certified Cat Friendly Practice
We are certified by the American Association of Feline Practitioners as a silver-level Cat Friendly Practice.
  • Vaccinations
  • Parasite preventive programs
  • Spays & neuters
  • Dentistry
  • Common clinical medical issues
  • General surgical procedures
  • Minimally invasive surgery, including laparoscopic spay and gastropexy

Members of the service also provide instructional, research, and outreach programs through the Center for Animal Human Relationships (CENTAUR).

Small Animal Community Practice Appointments

  • Scheduled on Monday - Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
  • Call 540-231-4621 - select option 1

Small Animal Community Practice Personnel

  • Lara Bartl, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Canine/Feline)
  • Mark Freeman, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Canine/Feline)
  • Michael Nappier, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Canine/Feline)
  • Virginia Kiefer Corrigan, DVM, ABVP/Community Practice Resident
  • Eric Tempel, DVM, ABVP/Community Practice Resident
  • Robyn Fox, LVT, Community Practice Technician
  • Amanda Havens, LVT, Community Practice Technician
  • Danielle Jaszewski, LVT, Community Practice Lead Technician
  • Tami Quesenberry, LVT, Community Practice Technician
  • Morgan Price-O'Brien, Community Practice Assistant