Carol Carpenter Houston DVM

Welcome to Our Animal Hospital:
Veterinarians in Columbus Caring for Pets Since 1989

Thank you for visiting our website! Your pets are more than just animals in your home; they’re your babies, and as your babies, they deserve high-quality care from a veterinarian who is passionate about their well-being. That’s exactly what you’ll find at River Road Animal Clinic. Our full-service animal hospital is located next to Columbus Technical College, and we gladly welcome dogs and cats of the Tri City area, including Fort Benning, GA, and Phenix City, AL. We offer several services to keep your pet happy and healthy for years to come. If you’re looking for a new veterinarian in Columbus, GA we hope you’ll consider us!

Give us at call at 706-327-8329 to book an appointment for your pet at River Road Animal Clinic!

River Road Animal Clinic Veterinarian in Columbus

What Makes Our Veterinarian and Team Different

Since our inception, our mission has been to provide comprehensive high-quality veterinary care with an emphasis on exceptional client service and patient care. When you and your pet come to our animal hospital, you become part of our family, and our high level of care reflects that. Dr. Carol Houston delivers personalized attention to her clients while offering education on our services and their pets’ health. We want our animal hospital to feel like more than just a vet’s office. We want it to feel like home.

As a team, we strive to provide pets with quality care in a compassionate manner. Whether your pet needs a wellness exam, dental care, or surgery, we can help. The following is a list of veterinary services we offer at our animal hospital in Columbus:

Dog and woman at our animal hospital in Columbus, GA
March 12, 2020

"Dr. Houston, you are truly a blessing."

March 12, 2020

“Dr. Houston and Staff: Thank you for your tender kindness in taking care of Stella and me in her last days.”

March 12, 2020

“Thank you for the years of care and support of our Molly, especially these last two years. You all were so supportive and caring. We miss her and are grateful she filled our lives with love and adventure.”

March 12, 2020

“Thank you all for your outstanding care and wonderful words of comfort.” 

March 12, 2020

“Thank you so much to you and your staff with the difficult decision I had to make with my cat, Bonham. Your care and compassion was greatly appreciated.”

November 21, 2018

Dr. Houston saved my Harley and I couldn't ask for a better person to help me keep him healthy. Kind staff that loves seeing him every time he visits.

Learn More About Our Animal Hospital in Columbus, GA

If you’d like to learn more about our animal hospital in Columbus, please spend a few moments to browse through our website. We will be happy to schedule you an appointment, (preferred) but we also welcome work ins and walk ins. Please call ahead at 706-327-8329 for your convenience.

Cat visiting our veterinarian in Columbus, GA