The Veterinary Clinic That Loves Your Furball As Much As You Do

With your furry family members, you want a veterinarian that cares. We’ve provided personalized & compassionate care since 2004.

The Best In Veterinary Care

Chances are you spoil your pet already, so it’s only natural that you want the best for your four-legged family members. The staff and veterinarian at Sugar Creek Animal Hospital work hard to pamper your pet with care and grooming. From routine checkups to more serious medical issues, it’s our belief and experience that loving your animal makes all the difference in outcomes.

Call us for the very best in veterinary care

Let Our Family Treat Yours

Sugar Creek Animal Hospital is a family-owned and operated veterinary clinic. We take pride in providing excellence with the care and grooming of your pet. We understand exactly how important that is to your family. In fact, most days, you’ll not only be greeted by our friendly staff, but also by our golden retrievers Goose and Phoenix.

Our dedicated, caring staff makes your pet’s health our first priority. Schedule an appointment today and let us show you how we put the “service” in customer service!


Our Services

We provide a full array of veterinary services including:

  • Comprehensive Physical exams: wellness checks for puppies, kittens adult or geriatric
  • Vaccinations: We help protect your pet with a variety of different vaccinations depending upon the age, lifestyle, and needs of your pet.
  • Diagnostic Services: Our state-of-the-art vet clinic has our own radiology and lab equipment so we can help diagnose and treat issues earlier.
  • Surgery: We have our own operating room where we can treat a wide range of medical issues that require surgical interventions from soft tissue to orthopedic surgery.
  • Spray & neuters: We are here to help with your pet’s preventative wellness care.
  • Pet Pharmacy: Just like the two-legged family members, your pet may need meds. With our in-house pharmacy, we’re here to help.
  • Microchipping: Safe & effective to find and identify your pet is he or she ever goes missing.
  • Parasite Prevention & Control: Let us help you protect your pet from heartworms, ticks, & fleas
  • Geriatric Care: For your aging pets, we can help you prolong a good quality of life.
  • Dental Services: From dental care products to dental surgery, let us help you take care of your pet’s chompers and gums.

We not only specialized in general care but dermatology and cardiology as well. Our vet clinic provides comprehensive & full-service care for your pet. Call or text us and schedule an appointment today.

Our Veterinarian

Dr. Ricky Van Matre graduated the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1996 and is an rabid LSU Fan (isn’t everyone?). He’s originally from New Orleans but moved to Duluth Georgia in 2000. He is the most caring, kindhearted veterinarian you’ll ever meet.

Pet Boarding

Everyone needs a vacation or just to get away for a few days. When you need pet boarding, we’re always here to help out. Whether you want us to keep your kitty in our cat condo or you need to book your doggie for a hotel stay, we’ll take care of your furry friend while you’re away.

Pet Grooming

Just as you may need a vacation, your pet may need a nice day at the spa. Let us handle bath time and even a pet pedicure. Our caring, gentle staff will take care of all your pet grooming needs.

When you want a comprehensive veterinary clinic to help you with all the care and grooming of your four-legged family member, call Sugar Creek Animal Hospital. Located in Duluth Georgia, we see patients from Suwanee, Sugar Hill, Buford, Lawrenceville and Johns Creek. Schedule an appointment today to see why our patients love us.

Located at

6603 Sugarloaf Parkway
Suite 101
Duluth, Ga. 30097
(Next to Bank of America)
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Hours of Operation

Monday - Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Thursday Closed                                              Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM                        Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM                    Sunday Closed

Office: Call or Text available 770-497-8281

After Hours Emergency

VCA Animal Emergency Center of Gwinnett
1956 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043

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