If you live in Butler, Slippery Rock or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Barbra Karner is a licensed PA veterinarian, treating all types of pets. 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.
Muddy Creek Animal Clinic 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. Barbra Karner has years of experience treating medical and surgical 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 Butler 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 veterinary topics section and featured articles, under the newsletter tab below. The best veterinary care for animals is good 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 724-235-8410 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Butler veterinary office is very easy to get to -- we are located on Route 8, 3 miles north of Starlight Drive-Inn (formerly Pioneer Drive Inn). You can find directions below or on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for our pet owners.
We are currently open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and one Saturday a month. Dr. Karner does house/farm calls Monday afternoon, and Wednesday. If you would like to schedule an appointment please use our Appointment Request link and we will contact you promptly.
At Muddy Creek Animal Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Barbra Karner
Butler Veterinarian | Muddy Creek Animal Clinic | 724-235-8410
2460 William Flynn Highway
Butler, PA 16001
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