Animal Care Center of Mobile, Inc

5502 Old Shell Road
Mobile, AL 36608


Animal Care Center of Mobile

Welcomes You to Our Website!

The Animal Care Center of Mobile in Mobile, AL, is a full service companion animal hospital. It is our commitment to provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.

Dr. Linda Knight opened the Animal Care Center in 1989. She and her team have been providing the highest quality care to Mobile’s pets ever since. Dr. Knight treats not only dogs and cats, but also pet birds (including poultry), exotics (rabbits, guinea pigs, rats, etc.), and reptiles.

We understand the special role your pet plays in your family. We treat your pet as we would our own. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. Our entire team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner.

Our website offers many helpful resources for our clients. Be sure to read about our doctors and staff and the services we offer. In addition, we have curated a list of useful links for pet owners and offer an extensive online library for you to search for dog- and cat-related 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 (251) 342-6262 for all your pet health care needs.

Our Services


Because of the shorter lifespan of our pets, we stress the importance of an annual physical examination. Check-ups and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. 


Our modern surgical suite provides for the performance of a variety of surgical procedures.


Please call our main telephone number (251)342-6262 if you are experiencing a veterinary emergency. If it is after-hours please call MEDVET Mobile at (251)706-0890 and review our emergency contact information by clicking here.


We provide boarding services for our clients. All boarders receive personalized attention from our caring staff.


Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.


We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance, and performance. 


We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression. We can also offer a referral to a veterinary behaviorist for more complicated behavioral issues. 


We Also offer microchip identification!


We tailor our vaccination protocol to your pet's unique lifestyle and risk factors.


Our on-site, completely digital X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the timely diagnosis of many disorders. We also have an ultrasound available if needed to aid in a timely diagnosis for your pet. 


Our dental services include digital dental x-rays, teeth cleaning and polishing, tooth extractions, and minor oral surgery.


We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We carry a full line of prescription diets. We also offer the convenience of ordering your pets prescription diets, medications, and supplements online and having them shipped right to your door!