We Are Dedicated To The Health And Vitality Of Your Precious Animal Companions
Dr. Michael McElveen was born and raised in Amite, LA . He graduated from Amite High School and then attended Louisiana Tech University in Ruston LA where he graduated with a bachelors degree in animal science. Dr. Mike earned his doctorate in veterinary medicine from LSU in 1989. He then went back to Ruston to work in a mixed animal practice for a year before returning to Baton Rouge and working at an emergency clinic in New Orleans.
Dr. Mike and Dr. Ron Ponthieux opened the Baton Rouge Pet Emergency Hospital in July of 1995. Dr. Mike and Dr. Ron bring a total of 49 years of emergency experience to the Baton Rouge Pet Emergency Hospital and have taken care of more than 43,000 emergency cases for people in the greater Baton Rouge area since 1995. Dr. Mike has been committed to providing the best emergency care in the Baton Rouge area since 1995 and will continue to provide that care to the area for many years to come.