Welcome to Ridgewood Animal Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Forest, VA

Call us at 434-525-2111

Ridgewood Animal Hospital is a privately owned full-service veterinary hospital located just outside the heart of Forest, VA.

Established in 1979, Ridgewood was the first animal hospital to provide care to the residents of Forest. Our passionate health care team seeks to practice exceptional medical, surgical, and dental care for each of our patients. We take great pride in being able to provide an individualized patient experience, something often missing in large corporately owned practices. Thanks to our integrated boarding kennel, there can be peace of mind in leaving your loved ones in our care.

Our staff is committed to providing the highest quality medical and surgical care available, promoting responsible pet ownership, and offering educational opportunities for our clients.

Your Healthcare Team

The doctors and staff at Ridgewood Animal Hospital will provide compassionate quality pet care for your loved ones.


Dr. Jerry Lane
​​​​​​​Veterinarian

Dr. Caroline Rossner
Veterinarian

Dr. Jessica Ross
Veterinarian

Terri
Licensed Veterinary Technician, Practice Manager

Ryan
Licensed Veterinary Technician, Head Technician

Jessica
Licensed Veterinary Technician

Our Services

Our dedicated and experienced doctors and staff will make sure your pets receive the best medical care possible to keep them happy and healthy. We are pet owners too, so we know how important they are to you and your family. Visit us today to see how we can help!
Wellness Care
Internal Medicine
Surgery
Dental Cleaning and Surgery
Dog, Cat & Pet Boarding Kennel
Animal Care

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Pet - Vet related events/observances for October


  • ASPCA's Adopt a Shelter Dog Month - Give a shelter dog the forever home it deserves.

  • National Animal Safety and Protection Month - Be aware of the hazards to their health and wellness.

  • American Humane's Adopt-a-Dog Month - Open your heart and your home to a homeless furry friend.

  • National Walk Your Dog Week - October 1-7th - Get out there and stretch your legs, it's good for them and us.

  • World Animal Day - October 4th - A day to celebrate all animals we share this planet with.

  • National Pet Obesity Awareness Day October 9th - Pet obesity is a huge health issue. It predisposes animals to other diseases such as diabetes and osteoarthritis.

  • National Veterinary Tehnician Week - October 13th - 19th - Take a minute to thank those who have devoted their time and livelihood to selflessly caring for those who can't speak for themselves. Licensed Veterinary Technicians have acquired a 2 or 4 year college degree and passed a national board certification examination. Join us in recognising all that they do.

  • National Cat Day - October 29th - A day to honor and recognise our feline companions, give thanks, they deserve it...just ask them.

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