Turn to Our Trusted Pet Hospital in Fairfax, VA

Handle your pet’s every healthcare need with comprehensive care from our pet hospital in Fairfax, VA. Jermantown Animal Hospital serves as one of the leading pet hospitals in the area. Since 1980, our dedicated veterinarian and staff have provided a wide variety of small animals with complete care from nose to tail.

Whether you’re looking for preventative care and routine check-ups or you’re dealing with an emergency, you can depend on our team to provide your faithful companion with the care they need. From the moment you walk through our doors until your pet heads home, you can trust that your furry friends are in safe, caring hands at our pet hospital in Fairfax, VA.

Learn about the Experienced Staff at Our Animal Clinic

Headed by Dr. Ivan Metzger, his operation is a one-vet animal hospital that provides each pet that comes through its door with a consistent, high level of care. A 1979 graduate of the University of Georgia, Dr. Metzger has practiced in small animal medicine in Northern Virginia for over 35 years. He currently holds veterinary licenses in Virginia, Georgia, and Maryland.
Some of Dr. Metzger’s accomplishments include his tenure as President of the District of Columbia Academy of Veterinary Medicine, memberships in the American Veterinarian Medical Association (AVMA), Virginia Veterinary Medical Association (VVMA), and the Northern Virginia Veterinary Medical Association (NVVMA) as well he was voted as one of “Americas Top Vets”. Continually advancing his education through extensive post-graduate studies, he ensures his pet hospital continues to provide the highest quality care possible.
At Jermantown Animal Hospital, Dr. Metzger is supported by a team of helpful, caring, veterinary assistants.

Anne Ricketts, the staff leader, is the hospital manager and the go-to person for most of the needs or issues that arise in the daily operation of the animal hospital. With more than 30 years of experience in the field and a lifetime of caring for her own pets, Anne is highly qualified to handle the needs of our patients and their owners. Under her supervision, the remaining staff provides the best care possible.

Introduction Letter from Elizabeth Johnson, D.V.M.

Retirement Letter from Ivan F. Metzger, D.V.M.

Retirement Letter of Dr. Ivan Metzger

Schedule an Appointment with Our Pet Hospital

As a responsible pet owner, you’ll want to bring your beloved animal to a pet hospital that cares as much about your pets as you do. Boasting an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, you can rest assured that your pet will receive the care and attention they deserve when they’re in the hands of our dedicated staff. Whether you’re bringing your furry friend to us for veterinary care, kenneling, or grooming, you can count on our team to keep them clean, happy, and healthy.

Contact our dedicated veterinarian and staff to ensure your pet receives the personalized veterinary care they deserve. Located in Fairfax, Virginia, we proudly serve pet owners from Northern Virginia, Oakton, Vienna, Centreville, and Chantilly, as well as the surrounding area.