Your Trusted Lexington, KY Veterinarian and Animal Hospital

At Skipworth Veterinary Clinic, our mission is simple, yet powerful: To help pets and their people share a happy life together. Our veterinarian and team are proud to offer Richmond, Lexington, KY, and the surrounding areas with exemplary care that champions a personalized approach to veterinary medicine that keeps your beloved companion healthier for longer. Plus, we truly value getting to know you and your pet better and being there when you need us most—that’s why we take extra time during appointments as well as keep our doors open after hours to accommodate emergencies.

Looking for a Lexington, KY veterinarian? Book an appointment at Skipworth Veterinary Clinic by calling (859) 623-0008 or using our online form!

Veterinarian Near Lexington, KY

Why Lexington, KY is a Great Place for Playful Pets

While Lexington, KY is known for horses, it’s also a great place for cats and dogs! There are dog parks for your best friend to get exercise and be social. There are also tons of restaurants, cafes, breweries, even wineries you can bring your dog to! Having friends and family with pets coming to visit? There’s plenty of pet-friendly hotels for them to stay in!

Full-Service Care for Pets of Every Life Stage at Our Animal Hospital

Our veterinary services are customized to suit pets at every life stage from their puppy and kitten days though their golden years. With full-service care, we’re able to treat and manage a wide range of diseases and conditions, whether it’s dental disease, foreign body ingestion, reproductive care, or an internal medical issue. Whatever your pet needs, we’re here for you.

Our veterinary services include:

Cat at our animal hospital near Lexington, KY

Meet Our Lexington, KY Veterinarian

Our veterinarian, Dr. Frank Skipworth, has been practicing veterinary medicine since 1992 and opened Skipworth Veterinary Clinic in 2008 to care for the pets of Richmond, Lexington, KY, and the surrounding communities. He and his team are work tirelessly to make sure every pet entrusted to our care is treated like a member of our family. With this passion for pets, we hope to help every cat and dog live their healthiest, happiest, and longest life with their families.

Call us at (859) 623-0008 to book an appointment or use our online form today!