Bissonnet Southampton Veterinary Clinic

2028 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77005


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At this site, you will find information about our practice philosophy, our services, helpful forms to assist you and an extensive Pet Medical Library for you to search for additional pet health care information.


Thank you for taking the time to read about our veterinary practice and the services we offer. We welcome your comments and suggestions.  Please contact us at (713)520-8743 for all your pet health care needs.

Thanks for visiting and we look forward to serving you.  

Bissonnet / Southampton Veterinary Clinic is a full-service hospital and wellness center for small animals including cats, dogs, birds, reptiles and a wide variety of exotic animals. Since 1981, our clinic has thrived on a reputation for the finest possible health care of small animals throughout their lives. Experienced doctors and staff are highly qualified not only by superior medical/surgical expertise, but also by a connected, compassionate approach to treatment. Centrally located in the Rice University / Medical Center area, the clinic attracts clients from all over the Greater Houston area and builds relationships that often last well into succeeding generations of family pets.

                                                          Dr. Taffi S. Tippit        Dr. Ivy Frank      

                                               Dr. Carrie Nealon     Dr. Leahanne Alexander           

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 7:30a.m. - 6:00p.m.
Wednesday 7:30a.m. - 8:00p.m.
Saturday  7:30a.m. - Noon




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