About Us

Mark Barker, DVM

Dr. Barker graduated from Curry High School in 1977. He attended Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson, Tennessee for his undergraduate studies and graduated from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine with his DVM in 1984.

Dr. Barker began his professional career with one year of pharmaceutical research. He then worked for six years as a small animal and emergency care practitioner. Dr. Barker worked as a large animal veterinarian for 30 years, completing home visits throughout the north Alabama area. During his 39 years of practice, he has worked as a relief veterinarian at approximately 50 practices. Dr. Barker’s diverse experience has allowed him to work with a variety of practitioners and develop a unique practice style that focuses on providing the best care for your animals in a way that values your time and resources.

Our Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

What Our Clients Say

  • “Absolutely love this vet, the staff is great as well as the veterinarians! Always so loving on my babies and they always explain everything well, never had any issues and would trust them in any situation with my animals. They treat every animal like their own."

    Makayla O.
  • “Absolutely excellent with our fur babies, after what I experienced with our long time vet, I was so afraid of using another vet but the whole staff was amazing and I look forward to using them for all my babies needs!”

    Georgia T.
  • “Great staff and always takes care of our pets.”

    Jerry W.
  • ”Caring, professional individuals provided prompt care to my pet at reasonable rates. Every time I've used their services it's been a positive experience.”

    Teresa L.