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Welcome to Animal Clinic of Arlington
Your Veterinarian in Arlington,TX
Call us at 817-460-6622

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 817-460-6622!

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If you live in Arlington or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. T.J. Walker is a licensed TX veterinarian, treating dogs and cats. Your pets’ health and well being are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Animal Clinic of Arlington is a full service animal hospital and welcomes pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. T.J. Walker 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 Arlington 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 817-460-6622 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Arlington veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Arlington pet owners.

At Animal Clinic of Arlington, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. T.J. Walker
Arlington Veterinarian | Animal Clinic of Arlington | 817-460-6622

2430 North Davis Dr. Suite 114
Arlington, TX 76012

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Mission Statement

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It is the mission of the Animal Clinic of Arlington to provide current and affordable medical care for all animals and their human counterparts. We will give owners knowledge and service to help them to continue to provide for their four legged family members when they leave our office. Our friendly, knowledgeable and professional staff will inspire, educate and problem-solve for our owners and their pets.

At Animal Clinic Of Arlington, we know how much your pets mean to you. After all, they’re part of the family. And because they’re part of the family, your pets deserve the best medical care available. Whether it’s an emergency or regular preventative treatment, Animal Clinic Of Arlington is the best choice for quality veterinary services. Our entire staff provides experienced, loving care for your pets. And we have an unbeatable track record to prove it: many, many satisfied customers and many more healthy and happy pets. Please give us a call – we look forward to hearing from you. Read More

Meet the Team

Lean Who We Are

  • Dr.
    T.J. Walker
    Owner/Veterinarian

    Tommy Joe Walker was born in Lubbock, Texas, and raised in Montana, Canada, and Texas. He graduated from A&M in 1972, and has practiced in Texas and New Mexico. 

    He has been married since 1969, with two children. T.J. is a devoted Scout Master and sings in the praise team at church. He is over 55 and can be seen near Stephenville on his Kubota® tractor trying to find his roots as a farmer.

    Member of:  
    AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association)
    TVMA (Texas Veterinary Medical Association)
    Tarrant County Veterinary Medical Association

  • Kolby Walker
    Practice Manager

    Kolby has been with ACOA for 30+ years now. He is Dr. Walker's son. He has no intention of taking over the family business though. Kolby enjoys spending time with his wife Jacque and sons Carter and Sam, hiking with his buds, and rooting for his beloved Texas Rangers. He has a chorkie named Kolbi, a pit bull named Bonnie, and a heeler named Brady.

  • Michelle Stephenson

    Michelle graduated from Richland College with an Associates Degree in Science. She has been with us since 2012. She has worked in the veterinary field since 2009. Michelle enjoys providing loving care to all our patients. In her free time, she likes being with friends & family and curling up on the couch with her two dogs.

  • Esmeralda Salazar

    Esmeralda is our newest team member here at ACOA. She came to us a high school student and has started college this year. She has 3 dogs and a cockatiel named Pina. 

Location

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

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Testimonial

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Great staff. Dr. Walker is no BS, straight to the point and very good to my pets. Super reasonable prices too!"
    Lorin Dillard C.