Meet Our Doctors

Our Doctors

  • Dr.
    Erica Ortiz

    Dr. Erica Ortiz is a 1999 graduate of the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Erica began working at McDonough Animal Hospital in June, 2005, and purchased the practice in March, 2007.  Her particular interests are small animal surgery and dentistry.  Dr. Ortiz enjoys caring for many different types of pets, including dogs, cats, rabbits, rats, guinea pigs, and hamsters.

    Dr. Erica resides in Henry County with her husband, two children, and a menagerie of pets, including dogs, cats, rabbits, pot-bellied pigs, chickens, and two horses!  When she is not working, she enjoys reading, horseback riding, and outdoor adventures.

  • Dr.
    Sara Smith

    Dr. Sara Smith is a 2013 graduate of Mississippi State College of Veterinary Medicine who joined us in June, 2013.  She not only loves caring for our small animal patients, but she also treats large animals, including horses, goats and other small ruminants, cattle, or any other farm animals.  Call us today to set up an appointment for Dr. Sara to come to your farm for vaccines, routine testing, or emergent care!


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Office Hours

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McDonough Animal Hospital


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9:00 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-8:00 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm


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  • "Everyone at McDonough Animal Hospital is Great!!! I have been coming there for years and years!! Everyone there is very competent and nice to talk to although I do have some favorites like Yogi, Ann, and Erica. I wish you-all a very Happy Holiday Season!!"
    - Lois