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VCA Becker Animal Hospital

VCA Becker Animal Hospital

1901 27th Avenue South | Homewood, AL 35209

Call 205-202-8936
Monday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 7:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday Closed
  • Anesthesia-Free Dental Cleanings
  • Dental Care
  • Geriatric (Senior) Medicine
  • In-house Laboratory
  • Laser Surgery
  • Animal Boarding
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Small Animal Vet
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Medical Specialties
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam

We're more than an animal hospital! We're the place where pet parents know they can bring their pets for superb veterinary care that sets new standards for quality and kindness. For pets and pet parents alike, a trip to our clinic is an opportunity to see how our neighborly, welcoming staff cares for your pet as if it were their own, and treats you with the friendliness and respect you'd expect from an industry leader.

Additional Services/Information:
Serving the community for over 40 years
Daily exercise programs
Early drop-offs at 7am (pick up as late as 6PM)
Full-service veterinary hospital
Major credit cards accepted
New clients always welcome
Veterinary pet insurance
Walk-ins welcome

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Cathy Rice
Cathy Rice

Medical Director
DVM, Auburn University

Dr. Rice was born on December 14th in Savannah, Georgia. She graduated high school and went on to college at Auburn University. She got her Bachelor of Science Degree in 1998 in Zoology, and became a Veterinarian in 2001. Dr. Rice specializes in all fields of Veterinary Medicine, but especially feline internal medicine, dermatology, and oncology. Dr. Rice and her husband, Andrew, have one son named Tucker. They also have two dogs, Ali & Bogey, and a cat, Jackson. She enjoys spending time with family and going to Auburn Football Games in her spare time.

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Shelley Parsons
Shelley Parsons

DVM, Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Shelley Williams Parsons is originally from Scottsboro, Alabama. Her father was a veterinarian and she literally grew up in his veterinary clinic. She chose to follow in his footsteps and received a Bachelors in Biomedical Science from the University of South Alabama before going on to Auburn University for veterinary school. Following her graduation from Auburn, Dr. Parsons worked at her father's clinic in Scottsboro for 13 years. She currently lives in Mountain Brook with her Husband, Bill, and her beagle/pointer mix, Bonefish. She loves to travel and plan trips to new countries. She enjoys boating and fishing. Her favorite part of being a veterinarian is meeting new people and establishing a bond between them and their pets.

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