Garden Ridge Animal Hospital welcomes you to our website

We will be closed for Thanksgiving on Nov 26 & 27 (Thurs and Fri)to be with our families.  The Flower Mound Emergency Clinic will be open on those days if urgent and emergency care.

Sat, Dec 5th, as part of Old Town Holiday Stroll,Santa Paws Village opens at 1 p.m. on Main Street, providing opportunities toadopt a new pet for the holidays, and entry to a “ruffle” and Angel Tree.Donations of toys or cash for Lewisville Animal Services also will be accepted.The inaugural “Pet Parade” will be held immediately following the Huffines AutoDealerships Lewisville Christmas Parade on Church Street hosted by LewisvilleAnimal Services.


Changes coming to Lewisville Animal Services ordinance

Several changes have been proposed to the  City Council members, who could vote as earlyas Dec 7. 

Maximum # of animal allowed will now include those that areat least 3 months old as opposed to 6 months.

Rabbit and potbellied pig are removed from requiredsterilization for adoption

Pot Bellied pigs much be vaccinated, and tusks must beremoved or trimmed.


Parasitologist wins Nobel Prize. William C. Campbell, PhD, and Satoshi Omura, PhD, have earned half the 2015 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for helping discover theavermectin class of drugs commonly used in heartworm preventives and totreat parasitic infections in animals. While not a veterinarian, Dr.Campbell has strong ties to the profession.  Thanks to them, we have MONTHLY heartworm preventions like ivermectin (Iverhart & Heartgard) for dogs, and selamectin (Revolution) for cats instead of daily medicines.



Rabid bat found Sept 19 at Lake Park.  Are your dogs and cat up to date on their vaccination?

The Rabies statistics for 2014 are in.  Denton county had 17 rabid skunks, and 1 rabid bat.  Collin county had 32 rabid skunks, and 4 rabid bats.  Just a reminder to keep your dogs and cat up to date on their rabies vaccine.  You never know when a stray skunk or bat may come into your yard.



Dog toxicant xylitol appearing in peanut butter

Xylitol, a sugar substitute toxic to dogs, is being used in peanut and other nut butter brands typicallymarketed in health-food stores, posing a risk to pets that may be fedthe products by their unsuspecting owners.

At least five companies add xylitol to peanut butters. The brand names are Go NutsHank's Protein Plus Peanut ButterKrush NutritionNuts 'n More and P28.

A naturally occurring alcohol in plants, xylitol is safe for people butnot dogs because of differences in metabolism. Depending on the dose,dogs that consume xylitol may develop a range of ills, from mild hypoglycemia to liver failure, which can be fatal.


Garden Ridge Animal Hospital is a premier veterinary hospital serving all of Lewisville, Flower Mound, Highland Village and the surrounding Lake Lewisville area. We are also AAHA certified( American Animal Hospital Association).  We have been providing quality animal care for a variety of pets since 1990. We specialize in all animals and exotics that range from dogs and cats, to ferrets, birds, and reptiles.
Our services are considered to be the "best in the community" by many pet owners in the area.  Some of the services that we provide include surgery, hospitalization, dentistry, vaccinations, and much more. 

Our highly experienced staff has more than 50 years of experience and is among the most skilled and knowledgeable in the region. Our emphasis on continuing education gives our staff this distinction in pet care. We pride ourselves on our outstanding knowledge, experience, and commitment to quality care, which makes us the animal hospital of choice. 
We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pet's health care. We treat your pet as we would our own. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. 
If you are looking for a veterinary clinic that possesses the necessary dedication to ensure that your pet gets the best possible care, or if you would like more information, visit, call, or e-mail us today! We also offer an extensive
Pet Medical Library for you to search for additional pet health care information. To let you know a little more about what AAHA certification is you can visit the link at 

AAHA-Accredited Hospitals: Champions for Excellent Care

We are an AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital. That means we hold ourselves to a higher standard. Pets are our passion. And keeping them healthy is our #1 priority. Here, we strive to deliver excellent care for pets. Because your pets deserve nothing less.

Learn more about AAHA accreditation and why our accreditation is important to you and your pet. Visit

AAHA accredited: The Standard of Veterinary Excellence.




Would you like to save money on Heartworm prevention?  We have a rebates for Trifexis and Iverhart brand products!  Talk to our staff for more details.

Click icon below to access our online pharmacy.

*We match 1-800-PetMeds' prices (



Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. 

7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 
Next Sat hours-December 5 , 2015
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Call today to set your appointment!!!