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Your Veterinarians in

 Glen Allen VA
Call us at (804) 360-0100


We believe that you and your pet share a special bond. That is why we are driven to provide the highest quality of veterinary medicine. Every time you visit us, you can have peace of mind knowing that your pet is being cared for by a trusted friend.

4730 Pouncey Tract Rd. Glen Allen, VA 23059
“We’re close to you…so you can stay close to your pet!”

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If you live in Glen Allen or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Christine Morlino and Dr. Honora "Nonie" Reger are licensed VA veterinarians, treating all types of pets.YES! We see Exotic Pets! Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Short Pump Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Morlino and Dr. Reger have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Glen Allen veterinarians.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (804) 360-0100 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Glen Allen veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Glen Allen pet owners.

At Short Pump Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Dr. Christine Morlino | Dr. Honora "Nonie" Reger

Glen Allen Veterinarian | Short Pump Animal Hospital | (804) 360-0100

Fax: (804) 360-8811

4730 Pouncey Tract Rd.
Glen Allen, VA 23059

Short Pump Animal Hospital
has 47 reviews & surveys
from actual clients

97.37 %
Overall rating

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Glen Allen

Monday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Meet Our Friendly Veterinarians

Learn Who We Are

  • Christine Morlino
    DVM
    “Animals have always been a part of my family. Love of animals and my absolute fascination with biology and medicine led me to fulfill my childhood dream of becoming a veterinarian. As a scientist I love the challenge of using exam findings, advanced diagnostics and listening carefully to owners to determine what may be ailing a pet and what we can do to help. I enjoy educating owners and helping them be an integral part of their pet’s caretaking team. As a veterinarian of 20 years, my greatest joy is to help pets and their owners live happy lives together. At Short Pump Animal Hospital, I have the added joy of working where clients, pets and staff are like family for each other.”
  • Dr.
    Honora Reger
    DVM
    “I decided to become a veterinarian because of my passion for animals and a strong interest in science. As a practicing veterinarian I love having the opportunity to educate people and to give them more confidence in caring for their pets. I find it especially rewarding to see animals feel better after successful treatment and to help people through the stressful times they may experience with their beloved pets. At Short Pump Animal Hospital, I have the freedom and resources I need to work closely with our clients and to practice the highest quality medicine. I’m very grateful to be working in an environment where everyone is passionate about what we do.”
  • Austin Wigley
    DVM

    Dr. Wigley is originally from the eastern shore of Maryland and became interested in veterinary medicine after developing a close bond with his childhood dog, a lab-mix named Jessie. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Duke University in 2013 and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine in 2017. Observing the incredible relationship between pet owners and their pets is Dr. Wigley's favorite part of being a veterinarian, and he is looking forward to preserving these relationships through his work. His professional interests include internal medicine, behavior, dermatology, and preventative medicine. Once a month Dr. Wigley volunteers with Operation Catnip, a trap-neuter-return organization that helps reduce the overpopulation of feral and stray cats by spaying and neutering. Outside of work, Dr. Wigley enjoys playing soccer, exploring Richmond with friends, traveling with family, supporting his favorite sports' teams (Duke basketball, Arsenal, and the US national soccer team) and walking his yellow lab Cameron.

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

    Wow! Thanks to all the staff. I feel like you all truly love what you do! My kitty, Lola and I always have such a pleasant experience when we come in. Fortunately, it’s usually just for a check-up, but I would not leave Lola in anyone else’s hands but yours. Thank you for your caring commitment

    Maya Smith

    Short Pump Animal Hospital has always gone above and beyond for the care of our family's pets for several years.

    Jane

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Location

We’re close to you…so you can stay close to your pet.

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Glen Allen

Monday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-6:30 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed