We strive to be the best in advanced veterinary medicine by finding ways to evolve our services. With continued growth in revenue, we plan to invest in client experience enhancements, add additional services, expand facilities, and create more strategic partnerships.


Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory is committed to enhancing the lives of pets and their owners by providing specialized, quality and compassionate veterinary healthcare. We aid in community education and outreach to pet owners and referring veterinarians. We are an extension of your veterinary team—providing 24-hour care with advanced medicine and surgery for your pet.

Value Statement

Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory provides the best level of referral and emergency healthcare available for your pet. We realize that your pet is a beloved family member. We accomplish this quality of medicine by blending compassionate staff, modern technology, and loving patient care. We embrace the following core values in all of our work:

  • Harmony
  • Trust & Honesty
  • Compassion & Empathy
  • Always Prepared & Ready
  • Accuracy, Quality, & Integrity
  • Longer Relationships for the Pet, Client, and DVM


Uncompromised care for pets and families