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If this is a medical emergency please let us know as soon as you call or come to our door. We will come to the door as quick as we can.

Welcome to Conover Veterinary Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Conover,NC

Call us at (828) 465-5720 

For our clients who have seen the recent information released by the FDA about a possible link between certain diets and a type of heart disease known as Dilated Cardiomyopathy, we encourage you to go to these helpful links and resources. If you have any particular concerns about your dog or questions concerning your pets diet, then please feel free to give us a call.



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Our task is to provide excellent quality, compassionate care, and life-long health for your pet. We look forward to welcoming you and your four legged friends to our animal family. We have an exceptional staff of talented doctors and support technicians with particular interests in all aspects of animal care.

Our family-oriented staff is committed to providing you with state of the art veterinary care while maintaining an atmosphere of respect, support, and continued education.

We offer a complete range of veterinary services including vaccinations, a full in-house laboratory, x-rays, routine and major surgical services, laser therapy and dental services...and coming soon...a full-service dental suite with a dental x-ray!

We also have hospitalization, critical care, grooming, and boarding facilities. Please come and tour our facility anytime. We look forward to serving you and your pets needs.

If you live in Conover or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Our doctors are licensed NC veterinarians, 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.

Conover Veterinary Hospital 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. Our doctors have 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 Conover veterinarians.

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 (828) 465-5720 or contact us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Conover 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 Conover pet owners.

At Conover Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Conover Veterinary Hospital | (828) 465-5720

103 Thornburg Drive SE
Conover, NC 28613

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  • "Love the staff here. Good care provided. Receptionist saved me a lot of money too"
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  • "Dr. Whitted is an excellent Vet who is caring and compassionate toward our kittens."
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  • "They put their heart and soul in it to do all they can to save any pet that come into their practice.. thank you staff at Conover veterinarian"
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  • Dr.
    Judy Bumbarger

    Dr. Judy Bumbarger graduated from Georgia University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 1985, after attending undergraduate at UGA. She worked as an associate veterinarian in a large/small animal practice in Davie County until 1988. She returned to her native Catawba County to work at Catawba Animal Clinic, which was operated as a satellite hospital by another Hickory veterinarian. She purchased this business in 1989. In 1995 she merged this business with Conover Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Bumbarger's veterinary interests include internal medicine, dermatology, and pediatrics. When not working at CVH, she enjoys gardening, reading, and entertaining with family and friends. She lives in Alexander County with her husband Jack, whom she married in 1996, teenage son, Preston, and an ever changing 'herd' of dogs, cats, horses, ducks, geese and chickens!

  • Dr.
    Tina Whitted

    Dr. Tina Whitted graduated from Auburn University Veterinary College in 1985, after attending undergraduate school at Auburn. She worked at Catawba Animal Clinic in Newton, and then later worked as an associate veterinarian in Statesville, as well as a one year stint at the Spay/Neuter Clinic in Charlotte. She returned to Catawba County to work at Conover Veterinary Hospital in 1996. She has been married to her husband, Bob since 1989. Dr. Whitted's veterinary interests include surgery, feline medicine, and a special interest in exotic animals and avian medicine.

  • Sharon Monday

    Dr. Sharon Monday graduated from NC State in 1994 and has been practicing veterinary medicine for 25 years. Dr. Monday has been married to her husband, Gene, since 2001 and they have 3 beautiful daughters (Sarah, Macon and Rachel). Dr. Monday has 2 horses, 1 donkey, 2 dogs and 4 cats and enjoys hiking quilting, weaving and reading in her spare time.

  • Catherine Talley

    Dr. Catherine Talley was born in Asheville, NC and lived in Florida, Missouri and California before returning to North Carolina in 2010. She graduated from The University of Missouri in 1998 and has been practicing as a small animal veterinarian ever since. She enjoys treating dogs and cats but has a particular fondness for cats and has been a member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners. In her personal time Dr. Talley spends time with her wife, Jo whom she married in 2017, and two children (Nick and Grace). The many parks and trails of North Carolina keep them busy on the weekends during good weather. She also enjoys gardening and knitting preferring to have several knitting projects going at one time to prevent boredom. Her cats, mouse, snake and Betta fish thinks she’s a good mom, but prefer she not bring her work home. She recently did bring her work home and adopted Winky. Dr. Talley started with Conover Veterinary in June 2020.

  • Robert Evans

    Dr. Evans was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and moved to Atlanta, Georgia when he was 12 years old. He received both his B.S. and D.V.M. Degrees from the University of Georgia. His professional interests included orthopedic and soft tissue surgeries.  He began practicing at Acredale in 1987 and retired in 2019.  He has helped countless people and animals over the years, and we will forever be grateful.  Dr. Evans and his wife, Betsy, have been married since 1982, and now live in North Carolina with Olive, a Wheaton Terrier.  His son, Harry is a commercial airline pilot. Dr. Evans' personal interests include traveling, skiing, golfing, and baseball (Go Braves!). Dr. Evens started with Conover Veterinary in May 2020. 

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