Welcome to Timberlake Animal Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Lynchburg, VA
Call us at 434-239-4475

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Dr. Tony Pearson and his staff at Timberlake Animal Hospital welcome you! Please continue to browse our website to get to know us. We are a full-service small animal hospital located in Lynchburg, Virginia. We strive to provide the best possible medical, surgical, and dental care for our highly valued clients and patients. Veterinarians play an important role in the health care of animals and we are honored that you have chosen Timberlake Animal Hospital for your pet's health care needs.

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If you live in Lynchburg or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Tony Pearson is a licensed veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Timberlake Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Tony Pearson has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Lynchburg veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 434-239-4475, email us at [email protected], or contact us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Lynchburg veterinarian office is very easy to get to - just check out the map below! Also, check us out on Facebook!

At Timberlake, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

We are thrilled to announce that we were voted BEST LYNCHBURG VETERINARIAN by News and Advance's Readers' Choice Awards in 2020! Thank you to our amazing clients for voting for us. We are so thankful for you all and for our wonderful staff as well! 


Clinic History

Timberlake Animal Hospital was founded in 1963 by Dr. Teresa Miller. She serviced the Lynchburg area animals for 43 years until Dr. Faulks purchased the practice in 2006. Dr. Faulks then owned the practice for 12 years before retiring and selling it to Dr. Tony Pearson. Timberlake Animal Hospital is pleased to offer high quality medical care to small animals no matter the illness, injury, or surgery needed.

Our Services

Below are a few of the services we offer here at Timberlake Animal Hospital.
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  • In-House Ultrasound
  • Dental Care
  • Dermatology
  • Digital Radiography
  • In-Clinic Diagnostics
  • Wellness Visits/Vaccinations
  • Free New Pet Adoption Visits through the Lynchburg Humane Society
  • Microchipping
  • Soft-tissue Surgery including Spay/Neuter
  • Emergency Care
  • Internal Medicine

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Meet Our Skilled Vet

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Tony Pearson

    Dr. Pearson is born and raised in Virginia, having grown up in Harrisonburg. He attended Virginia Tech and received a B.S. in Biology. He then went on to graduate from their veterinary school (VMRCVM) in 2012. He has worked in the Lynchburg area since 2012. He met his wife, Jessi, shortly after moving to Lynchburg. They now have three lovely children, as well as a Golden Retriever. Dr. Pearson is also a deacon at Mercy Presbyterian Church in Forest. When not at the clinic, Dr. Pearson enjoys spending time with his family, watching superhero movies, and reading.

Featured Articles

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  • Skunks

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  • Flying Squirrels

    Much like sugar gliders, flying squirrels make affectionate pets when purchased young and raised by their owner. Unlike sugar gliders, however, flying squirrels are rodents that need veterinary care specific to the species. Your veterinary team can help with the care and treatment of flying squirrels. ...

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  • Fennec Foxes

    Fennec Fox Care Guide With oversized ears and mischievous faces, fennec foxes are cute as can be. But these exotic pets require a lot of care to stay healthy and happy. Health At just three pounds, fennec foxes are the smallest member of the fox family. Native to the Sahara desert, fennec foxes are ...

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  • Fish

    If you’re thinking of getting a pet fish, you should know that your veterinarian has a lot of good advice about pet ownership. Fish can be very rewarding as pets, and you just may be surprised about how much fish actually interact with their owners. Here’s more valuable information about choosing ...

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  • Snakes

    If you’re looking for a low-maintenance pet, then you might be interested in owning a snake. However, there are a few aspects of owning a snake that you need to be aware of before you make this type of commitment. Here’s what you need to know. What to Know Before Choosing a Pet Snake Before you purchase ...

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  • Domestic Pigs

    Pigs are great for families who want a relatively exotic but easy to care for a pet. Whether miniature, like a pot-bellied pig, or a full-sized animal, caring for a pig is similar to caring for a cat or dog. Health Domestic pigs need to see a veterinarian regularly for vaccinations and checkups. We ...

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  • Gerbils

    Gerbils are great little pets for pet owners who don't have room for a dog or cat. They're friendly and fun to watch, but they do take a moderate level of care and investment. If you're thinking of getting a gerbil, here's what you'll need to know to keep him happy and healthy, including giving him a ...

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Read What Our Clients Say

    They care about every animal that walks through the door.

    Katelyn L

    Dr. Pearson and his staff are the most awesome Vet on this planet.
    They are kind, professional, and really care about your pets.

    Brenda A

    Dr. Pearson and all of the staff at Timberlake Animal Hospital are the best. They are kind, cheerful, and go out of their way to be helpful and reassuring. In addition, they are incredibly reasonably priced. My dog and I are so grateful for them all.

    Beth J

    Dr. Pearson is caring and competent - a rare but refreshing blend!! The office staff create a very positive and uplifting atmosphere!

    Rusty S

    Dr Pearson and his staff are amazing. He has taken care of our pets for years and is always so compassionate. Our cat had cancer and he was so thorough and knowledgeable. He included us in the decision making process. His clinical knowledge was very impressive. I expected a large bill and pleasantly discovered that his prices were very reasonable. What an awesome clinic!

    Jamie P

    They really care for our pets. Best place I know for check ups and when fur babes are sick.

    Derek N.


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Office Hours

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8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm