Mission Statement

Westwood Pet Care strives to provide the best companion animal medicine possible, to improve our skills, and to deal compassionately with pets and their people. Good preventive care, appropriate diagnostics, successful treatment – these are the goals of every veterinarian, but at Westwood Pet Care we strive to add the personal touch that has for many years made pet owners feel special here.

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Online Forms

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Services

We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.

WELCOME TO WESTWOOD PET CARE

Your Dothan Veterinarian

A full service veterinary hospital located in Dothan, AL. We offer comprehensive small animal medicine and surgery. With a full service laboratory, pharmacy, x-ray and surgical facilities, our experienced veterinarians and professional staff provide skilled diagnosis and treatment of illness in household pets. Preventive care, dentistry and surgery are emphasized at Westwood Pet Care. State of the art medical care with a personal touch is our goal. We proudly offer discounts to our military, law enforcement, and senior clients.
While our main focus is medicine and surgery, we also offer pet boarding, bathing and pet care products as services to our valued clients. Making life better for pets and more enjoyable for their people is a way of life to us. We are here to help keep your pets healthy and happy, help with problems, should they arise, answer your questions, provide personal, caring services and, above all - to help you enjoy your pets.

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New patients welcome

Sign-up using the form or call us at (334) 678-8996 to make your appointment.

Meet Our Skilled Veterinarians

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Fontaine's Bio
    Dr. Gerald Fontaine
    Veterinarian

    A 1977 graduate of the Auburn College of Veterinary Medical Medicine, Dr. Fontaine is a past president of the Southeast Alabama Veterinary Medical Association and is a member of the Greater Dothan Veterinary Medical Association.  In addition, he maintains memberships in the AVMA and ALVMA.  Practicing in the Wiregrass since 1977, he opened Westwood Pet Care in 2002.

    He and his wife, Adrienne, have one son, Dan, and a daughter-in-law, Laura, and two grandsons, Evan and Julian.  Dr. Fontaine enjoys a number of hobbies including music, cooking, gardening, and of course, spending time with his grandsons!



  • Dr. Joki
    Dr. Amanda Joki
    Veterinarian

    Dr. Joki has been passionate about veterinary medicine from a very young age. She grew up in Louisiana on a small farm with goats, chickens, and rescue horses. Dr. Joki earned her Bachelor's in Animal Science at Louisiana State University, where she also attended veterinary school. In 2018, Dr. Joki completed her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) and began practicing in Virginia where she cared for companion animals. Dr. Joki recently relocated to Dothan, AL and is excited to finally be back in the south with her husband Michael, an Alabama native. At home, she has three rescue dogs, a cat, and an assortment of rabbits and poultry. Dr. Joki and her husband recently welcomed their first son, Wesley, into the world. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her pets, gardening, backpacking, and camping with her family.

    Dr. Amanda Joki is excited to be living and working in Dothan, AL. She is passionate about preventative care for pets and education for pet parents. She also really enjoys wound management and surgery. She is so excited to make new relationships and take care of your pets.

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How Our Team Can Help

Our team of experts is here to make your experience high-quality so that you receive the best service in Dothan.

Quality Services
Our staff is trained in the most up-to-date techniques and procedures to care for your pet.

Modern Equipment
We've invested in the newest equipment to deliver the best results. 

Friendly Staff
We pride ourselves on being friendly with all your pets, whether you've been with us for years or are brand new.
Individual Approach
No two pets are alike. We focus on caring for the needs of each individual animal.

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