• Medical & Preventative Health

    Our preventative medicine approach is as unique as your pet.


    Mainstream treatments combined with therapeutic disciplines, like laser therapy.


    We offer a full range of soft tissue surgeries from routine spays and neuters to more advanced procedures.


    We offer medical services in your home including in-home euthanasia.


WELCOME TO South Town Animal Hospital


Our team provides the compassionate care that you expect for your special family members.


Dr. Denise Crittenden


Dr. Crittenden earned her doctorate at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and has been a practicing veterinarian since 1986.

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Dr. Mead


Dr. Renée Mead received her Bachelor’s in Biological Science from Oklahoma State University, and earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2008.  

Latest News


26 September, 2016

When Is It More Than Just A Hairball?

If you’re a cat lover, then you are probably very familiar with the word “hairball”.…


1 September, 2016

Why Is My Pet Vomiting?

You wake up one morning to find your pet feeling a bit “under the weather”.…


26 July, 2016

Helpful Tips For a Happier Cat Vet Visit

  Does your cat fear visiting the veterinarian? We have many helpful tips in creating…

Pet Anxiety

19 July, 2016

Does Your Pet Show These Top Signs of Fear and Anxiety?

What is Anxiety? Anxiety occurs when your pet is fearful, or preoccupied, with worried thoughts…

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1 June, 2016

Buy One Give One Cat Vaccines

June 2016 (more…)

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21 April, 2016

Non-Adjuvanted Vaccines Are Best for Cats

Non-Adjuvanted Vaccines Are Best for Cats South Town Animal Hospital selects and administers only high-quality,…


21 April, 2016

Canine Influenza is Back

With the warmer weather making its appearance, we are now able to spend more quality…


10 November, 2015

Indoor Cats Need Physicals Too!

Cats are masters at disguising pain and disease which is why it's important that our…

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26 October, 2015

Dr. King’s Halloween Safety Tips

That spooky feeling is in the air- it’s almost the scariest day of the year…

15 September, 2015

Veterinary Care in South Elgin

South Town Animal Hospital provides comprehensive veterinary medical care including: house calls, end of life…

Our Clients Say

All of our animals, are well cared for and appreciated from the moment we walk in to when we head home, each and every visit. Thank you!

Brian Lane, ParentSouth Town Animal Hospital Patient

Care, concern and consideration are at the core of all its staff members.

Lois Hince, ParentSouth Town Animal Hospital Patient

Great vets and staff.

Irene Warsaw, ParentSouth Town Animal Hospital Patient