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Welcome to Dogwood Animal Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Barnwell SC
Call us at (803) 259-5606

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (803) 259-5606!

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If you live in Barnwell or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Shannan Miller is a licensed SC 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.

Dogwood Animal 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. Dr. Shannan Miller 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 Barnwell 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 (803) 259-5606 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Barnwell 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 Barnwell pet owners.

At Dogwood Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Dr. Shannan Miller
Dogwood Animal Hospital | (803) 259-5606

3015 SC Highway 70
Barnwell, SC 29812

Meet Our Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Shannan Miller
    Veterinarian

    Dr Miller was raised in Estill, a small town in the low country of South Carolina. She grew up with a family that always had animals around the house, mostly dogs and horses, a few snakes (my brother’s), chickens and field mice (don’t ask).

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  • Sarah Reuber
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Sarah attended Tri-County Technical College, where she received her Associate Degree in Veterinary Technology in May 2009. Sarah has been Dogwood Animal Hospital’s technician since February 2011.

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  • Annie Nipper
    Veterinary Assistant

    Annie grew up raising Spotted Saddle horses and did some barrel racing as a teen. She graduated with a BS in Business Management from USC Beaufort and now lives in Williston. Annie has been working at Dogwood Animal Hospital since August 2010.

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  • Mary Duxbury
    Client Care Specialist

    Mary has over 30 years of experience in the veterinary field. She joined our team in January 2012 and our customers have been singing her praises since day one! She loves to make people and their pets feel welcome and excited to visit our veterinary hospital. She has a soft spot for cats and kittens but also loves collies, especially the “Lassie” bloodline. Mary has numerous pets which include dogs, cats, rabbits, horses and birds. Mary is married to Herb and has a son, Tyler.

Location

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

(803)259-5606

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 PM

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-3:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dr. Shannon Miller is AWESOME! She is very caring and compassionate. Her staff is very knowledgeable and professional. I recommend her to everyone!!!"
    Zandra O.
  • "We recently moved to Barnwell, and we highly recommend Dogwood Animal Hospital. Dr. Shannan Miller is the best! And the entire staff is very friendly and helpful. The facility is top notch. So grateful to have this practice in our community!"
    Paige P.
  • "Dr. Miller, and the rest of the staff, has been a blessing for my family. Thank you for your compassion, and care, that you give to the animals and our family."
    James H.
  • "I am so very happy to have Dr. Miller and her staff to depend on! I instantly felt at home as soon as we walked in the door - and so did my pup!"
    Emily H.

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