About Us

About Muddy Creek Animal Hospital

We are honored to serve the local West River, MD community and beyond when your pets need us most!

We Treat Every Animal As If It Were Our Own!

We know your pets are your family. Our veterinarians and staff work hard to provide compassionate care and treatment for your pet at every visit.

Who We Are!

Muddy Creek Animal Hospital has provided optimal pet care to our local community since 1988. Muddy Creek Animal Hospital is proud to serve families from West River, Shady Side, Deale, Churchton, Galesville, Lothian, Harwood, Edgewater, and the surrounding areas. We are a general practice specializing in dogs and cats.

At Muddy Creek Animal Hospital, our mission is to provide the best possible care to your pet by treating every animal as if it were our own. Our veterinary team takes an integrative approach to manage your pet’s health through preventative wellness care and advanced comprehensive medical treatments, including acupuncture, laser therapy, ultrasound, pain management, and surgery. Our veterinarians work with you to develop a treatment plan that works for you and your pet, no matter their life stage. We desire to support our clients’ bond with their pets in a friendly and nurturing environment by centering compassion and empathy in everything we do.

We are glad you are here!

Appointments start at 7:00 AM. We are closed Saturdays and Sundays. Our Surgeries are scheduled on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.


Accredited by the AAHA

What does it mean to be an Accredited Member of the American Animal Hospital Association? To maintain accredited status, we voluntarily and regularly undergo comprehensive on-site evaluations. Only about 15% of veterinary hospitals in the United States and Canada are accredited by AAHA.