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Welcome to Forest Lakes Veterinary Clinic
Your Veterinarian in Charlottesville,VA
Call us at (434) 975-6006

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (434) 975-6006!

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We are a full-service practice located in beautiful Charlottesville, Virginia. Since 2001, we have been caring for pets in and around the Central Virginia area. Our clinic features a state-of-the-art in-house laboratory fully equipped to ensure your pet's health and well-being. Let our friendly and compassionate staff welcome you to our family!

Be sure to ask about our military discount!

If you live in Charlottesville or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Ed Duval is a licensed VA veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Forest Lakes Veterinary Clinic is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Ed Duval has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Charlottesville veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (434) 975-6006 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Charlottesville veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Charlottesville pet owners.

At Forest Lakes Veterinary Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Forest Lakes Veterinary Clinic | (434) 975-6006

3440 Seminole TRL STE 102
Charlottesville, VA 22911

Meet The Staff

Learn Who We Are!

  • Dr.
    Ed Duval, DVM
    Veterinarian

    Dr. Ed Duval has been a practicing veterinarian in the Charlottesville area, since 1996. Opening Forest Lakes Veterinary Clinic in 2001 helped him realize a dream to serve the needs of area pets and the great people that own them. His interests include all the diverse areas of small animal veterinary medicine and surgery.

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  • Geannie Wright
    Office Manager/Vet Assistant

    Geannie Wright has been at FLVC since 2014. She is an Office Manager/Vet Assistant. She is an absolute cat lover! She is known as the clinics 'Cat Whisperer.' Most of her background has been in the Nursing field. She has volunteered at a few animal shelters and is overjoyed to be living her life-long dream of working with animals! When she is not working she enjoys the outdoors, soaking up the sun, loving life in the mountains. She enjoys spending time with her daughter Adreanna, and her two 'fur-baby' cats, Jsa Jsa and Bubba.

  • ​Toni Moore
    LVT

    Toni Moore is Our LVT, She has been caring for our patients and their families since 2015. She graduated from York Technical Institute and became a Licensed Veterinary Technician in 2016. She currently has a cat named Indy that rules her life, a bearded dragon named Alistair, and various other critters including: dart frogs and salamanders. When she’s not working, Toni enjoys reading, movies, video games, music, arts & crafts, and road-tripping to Pennsylvania to visit family.

  • Jennifer Chillemi
    Vet Assistant/Receptionist

    Jennifer Chillemi has been with FLVC since 2016. She is a Vet Assistant/Receptionist. She has been an animal lover all of her life and always wanted to help them in anyway she could. When she's not at work she enjoys spending time with her family, three kids Alex, Ava and Ayden as well as her fur baby Remington. Her motto is: It's not work if You do what You love!

  • Katy the Kitty
    Clinic Kitty

    Katy is our beloved clinic kitty! Come in and visit her today, she will make you happy!

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say!

  • "Friendly staff, same day appointment, very kind to both us and our "big boned" lab. Highly recommended."
    Christoph R.
  • "They have been giving compasionate and professional care to my dogs and my family since I moved to VA 3 years ago and I couldn't be happier with Dr. Ed and his wonderful staff."
    Kevin M.

Featured Articles

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    If you’re thinking of getting a pet fish, you should know that your veterinarian has a lot of good advice about pet ownership. Fish can be very rewarding as pets, and you just may be surprised about how much fish actually interact with their owners. Here’s more valuable information about choosing ...

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  • Caring for Senior Cats

    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 Stomatitis: Treatments

    Cats rarely display their pain, but cats with feline stomatitis are often the exception. If your cat appears to have mouth pain, is reluctant to eat, doesn't want to groom, is drooling, and doesn't want you to open its mouth, it may be suffering from this debilitating, degenerative oral condition, and ...

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  • Feline Leukemia Virus: What You Need to Know

    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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  • Family Cats and Pregnant Women: Take Measures to Prevent Toxoplasmosis Infection

    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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Location

Hours Of Operation

Office Hours

Monday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed