What makes us unique:

  • High quality, affordable veterinary care to family cats and dogs
  • Exceptional customer service
  • Highly trained, experienced, and compassionate staff
  • Local ownership (not a corporate practice) enables customized care to best accommodate the needs of our patients and clients
  • Official Veterinary Partner to the Fredericksburg SPCA
  • Client rewards program saves our clients well over $35,000 each year
  • Wellness Plans give clients payment options for their pet’s routine wellness care
  • Free shelter exams within 10 days of adoption

What our clients say about us:

We feel very fortunate to have an animal hospital with a staff that puts us at ease when we call (no matter how big or small the issue) and a doctor that takes time to listen and treats our pets as if they are her own. — Beth M.

I’m very satisfied with everything over the last 5 years. You know my puppy well and take very good care of Lexi. I definitely will continue to use this clinic for my puppies. The staff is very caring and knowledgable. They are all great! — Marci S.

I have been very pleased and grateful with the care given to Cubbi and myself. The kindness and compassion you show Cubbi and myself on every visit is amazing. I have and will continue to recommend Four Paws to all my friends. — Nora S.

Read all our great reviews!


Please help us welcome Dr. Maggie Derakhshan to our staff! She joined us in July as a full-time provider of clinical, surgical, and dental services. She has worked in emergency medicine for the past two years and is well-qualified to care for your pets. Dr. Derakhshan feels privileged to witness the human-animal bond and to help people and their pets in their times of greatest need. We are privileged to have her join us!