With over 50 years of cumulative experience in veterinary medicine, Shelton’s Veterinary Hospital has been designed from the ground up with the total well-being of your pet in mind.

Three decades of local service

Dr. Benjamin F. Shelton III originally purchased our veterinary hospital on June 1st, 1985. After the practice grew popular with local pet owners over the course of several decades, Dr. Lauren S. Newman and son-in-law Dr. Jay C. Newman decided to continue the family tradition by joining the practice in the summer of 2013.

Shortly after this period of rapid expansion, which transformed our animal hospital from a 1-veterinarian practice, to a 3-veterinarian operation, we were inspired to construct a brand-new, state-of-the-art 7,100 square foot veterinary hospital. We imagined a modern facility that would seamlessly integrate new technology and the latest equipment directly into our veterinary services and care.

Today, that vision has been fulfilled, allowing us to benefit pets and their owners through every step of the pet parenting process.

Serving Williamston, NC and surrounding communities

We’re thrilled to offer pets from Williamston, North Carolina and from across the state of NC, our outstanding veterinary care services that work to directly optimize the health and well-being of your pet, as well as easy access to routine wellness checkups, surgical care and everything in-between.

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Our Services

Our wide-range of services allow us to better serve the needs of pets from across the region. Whether you stop by for a routine wellness visit or require assistance with dental care, nutritional counseling, soft-tissue surgery or anything else, you’ll find exactly what you need.

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Meet our Team

Shelton Veterinary Hospital prides ourselves on being a family-operated veterinary hospital. We bring our founding tradition and values to each day that our veterinary hospital operates, but we also rely on our tightly-knit team of staff to help us make it all happen.

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New Clients

We couldn’t be more pleased to welcome you to Shelton Veterinary Hospital. We’ve been serving pets from Williamston, North Carolina and from across the state of NC for decades and are prepared to bring our standard of excellent pet care directly to your next visit.

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