Our mission is to provide advanced medicine and compassionate care to both you and your pets. Each member of our highly experienced staff has been trained extensively. We are proud to have met the high standards of the American Animal Hospital Association(AAHA). Our doctors are also members of the Central Alabama Veterinary Medical Association, the Alabama Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Veterinary Association. Dr. Carastro is Board Certified in Ophthalmology.
We understand that we are responsible for the health of your "Best Friend" and will be faithful to both you and your family.
Douglas MitchellPractice Manager
A native of Pensacola, Florida, Mr. Mitchell has over 20 years of leadership and management experience in the government and private sectors.
After graduating from Millsaps College in Jackson, MS with a degree in Theatre Arts, Mr. Mitchell studied acting in London, England at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. As actors do, he gravitated to the restaurant industry where he began his career in management.
Mr. Mitchell moved to Prattville in 2001 where he lives with his two children and Golden Retriever "Lily". In his spare time, Mr. Mitchell enjoys participating in triathlons, running marathons, cycling, cooking, reading, and is the Treasurer of the Prattville Creative and Performing Arts Council and Vice President of the Prattville Way Off Broadway community theatre.
Our entire staff wants you and your family to feel welcome when you visit our hospital. We want you to feel comfortable and encourage you to ask questions about your pet's health. Our staff strives to provide a welcoming, client-centered atmosphere and to have employee's who are sympathetic to your needs. We hope to gain your trust just as we have gained others' over the years.
We care for your best friend!