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Welcome to Southlane Veterinary Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Valparaiso IN
Call us at (219) 462-4114

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If you live in Valparaiso or the surrounding area in northwest Indiana, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Your pet's health and well being are very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care!

Southlane Veterinary Hospital is an integrative pet care facility. Our doctors incorporate state of the art conventional medicine and surgery with complimentary care to treat the "whole patient." We provide all aspects of routine health care for your pet. In addition, services available include ultrasound and endoscopic procedures, dental care, orthopedic surgery, stem cell therapy, acupuncture, chiropractic care, and animal physical rehabilitation.

Scheduling is convenient and flexible, and our staff is friendly, caring, and eager to answer your concerns!

Please feel free to browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. If you have questions, please call (219) 462-4114 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Southlane Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are!


Our doctors
Valparaiso Veterinarian | Southlane Veterinary Hospital | (219) 462-4114

1259 South Sturdy Road
Valparaiso, IN 46383

  • Our Veterinarians

    Dr. Christopher Keeley and Dr. Rachael Jones have owned and operated Southlane Veterinary Hospital since December of 1989.

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Location

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule May Fluctuate With The Current COVID-19 Concerns!

Primary Office

Monday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 PM

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 PM

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 PM

Saturday:

Currently by appointment only!

Sunday:

Closed

Testimonials

What Our Clients Say

  • ""Staff is always friendly and Dr. Keeley is amazing. He has such a calming presence with my senior dogs and does a great job making sure they feel comfortable. I appreciate that the best interest of my dogs comes first and they don't push unnecessary procedures and vaccinations as I prefer the more holistic approach. I can't imagine taking my dogs anywhere else now.""
    Jaclyn K.
  • "" ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐""
    Staci P. / Chicago, Ill
  • "Love, love, love this clinic !!! Great to work with."
    Linda C.
  • ""The best veterinary clinic in NWI!! The whole staff is great! I wouldn't trust my pets to any other vets.""
    Sheryl B.
  • ""Thank you for performing endoscopy on Mimosa! You are the best! ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐""
    Amy L.
  • ""They are the best. Always willing to help with my dogs even our aggressive one. Couldn't ask for better staff.""
    Joseph Y.
  • ""Great clinic. Dr. Jones is the best!!! Has gone above & beyond to save my dog when other clinics had no clue. She thinks out of the box and when western medicine does not work she has other options as well. They have the latest and state of the art equipment in addition to their caring staff."
    Mary Beth G.
  • ""Dr. Rachael's holistic care of Charlie Brown helped him through his battle with lymphoma. Charlie is now cancer free and doing well.""
    Tim W.

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    Thanks to advancements in veterinary care, today’s cats can live well into their teen years. It is not uncommon for cats to live to be 18 or even older. However, in order for cats to live a long full life, they need proactive veterinary care to stay healthy. As cats age, they are at greater risk for ...

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    Feline leukemia (FeLV) is a virus that weakens your cat's immune system. Unfortunately, when the immune system does not function properly, your cat may be more likely to develop other diseases, such as cancer and blood disorders. How Cats Contract Feline Leukemia Cats get feline leukemia from other cats. ...

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    Nothing must spoil the joys of becoming a new parent. Not even your pets. But family cats with normal, every day habits can pose a risk to expectant women. Women's immune systems can be disturbed by a parasite carried in fecal matter. If you're the primary caretaker of your family's feline friend it ...

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  • Create an Environment Your Cat Will Love

    The Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery confirms that feline emotional wellbeing, behavior and physical health are a result of how comfortable they are in their environment. Understanding how our cats interact with their environment can help us create a space for owners and cats to mutually thrive ...

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  • Catnip: Why Cats Love It

    Few things stimulate a cat's pleasure faster than catnip. Exposure to this simple herb can reveal a new side to their feline personality. Many cats will go crazy at the smell of this plant. Catnip has a reputation of being a feline drug and many cat owners wonder if it is safe to give it to their pet. ...

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  • Zoonosis

    Zoonosis refers to diseases that can be transmitted to humans from animals. In particular, they occur when an infected animal passes on bacteria, parasites, fungi or viruses to humans through scratches, saliva, feces and urine. Vectors (e.g., organisms like fleas and ticks) can also carry zoonotic diseases ...

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  • Sugar Gliders

    Thinking of getting a sugar glider? These tiny marsupials are energetic and friendly, making them popular choices as pets. Though they weigh less than a half-pound, they're more closely related to kangaroos than they are flying squirrels. If you think a sugar glider would make an ideal pet for your family, ...

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  • Epilepsy

    Epilepsy (often referred to as a seizure disorder) is a chronic neurological condition characterized by recurrent unprovoked seizures. It is commonly controlled with medication, although surgical methods are used as well. Epileptic seizures are classified both by their patterns of activity in the brain ...

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