Hours of Operation
8AM-7PM Monday-Friday
8AM-1PM Saturday
9AM-10AM & 6PM-7PM Sunday*
*Boarding pick-ups only

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With the use of innovative veterinary practices we provide complete, compassionate care for your companion's overall health and wellness.

  • Always Welcoming

    Everyone is always so welcoming from the front desk to the nurses and dr's. Melanie K. 

  • Pack Play

    Dixie participated in pack play - came home nice and tired! Greta G.

  • Dedication And Care That Make A Difference

    They really care about the animals at companion animal clinic. When I called to get an appointment for my sick cat they fit me that day and then the vet called to get the blood work and check on Tigger the next day even though it was her day off. It's that dedication and care that makes all the difference.
  • Always efficient, thorough and compassionate

    Always efficient, thorough and compassionate. ​Valerie V.

  • Team Effort

    Wonderful as usual! Jenni H.

  • Dog Training Session

    First dog training sessions that has worked! Brittany M.

  • Friendly And Professional

    Molly and I were greeted enthusiastically when we arrived. The receptionists were all very friendly and professional.  Sharon and John A.

  • Great Care

    Always get great care at Companion Animal Clinic. Steve A.

  • Positive And Polite

    I am always so pleased with the service and care at Companion. Sheri M.

  • I Was Very Grateful

    I had to have my older cat put to sleep. Dr Murphy and the staff were very understanding. Cheryl M.

  • Loving and Helpful

    Companion Animal Clinic is a loving, calm and helpful place to take our pet. They very kindly took us through the care of our first dog and lovingly helped us with her passing. Katie C.

  • Love this Vet

    We love companion animal clinic! Brett S.

  • Highly Recommended

    We have take our pets there for a number of years and always had excellent service. Gary C.

  • Wonderful Care

    I am so happy with the help and care given to our elderly dog during this surgery. The entire staff was been wonderful during this entire procedure. Pam M.
  • Helpful and Friendly

    Have taken our dogs to Companion for many years and have recommended them often. Anonymous

  • Always have wonderful care and treatment

    Always have wonderful care and treatment by all staff members and Veterinarians. Able to fit Bodhi in without an appointment. Melinda S.

  • Dr. Murphy is Great

    I was referred by an existing patient and her recommendation was completely justified!! Cindy MB.

  • Patient Since 1980

    My dogs have been patients since 1980. I wouldn't go any place else. Betsy L

  • Everything went well

    Everything went well. Mary Anne T.

  • First Experience with Boarding Services

    When I came to the Clinic to take the Scottie’s home, the three calendar girls (April, May, June) wagged their tails excitedly and indicated they really enjoyed their four days. Anonymous 

  • Great First Visit

    Initial visit was great!  Stacy R.

  • Top Notch Care

    Dr. Christopher always gives all of our furry friends top notch care. Anonymous

  • Professional Expertise

    This really is a wonderful veterinary practice. Everyone here treats my dog and me with kindness, caring, and respect. Karen S.

  • Truly A Class Act

    I can't imagine taking my dog anywhere else. From the minute we step foot in the clinic the entire staff makes us feel welcomed and like family.  Anonymous

  • Friendly Staff And Great Doctors

    Cannot say enough good things about this clinic. Anonymous

  • Friendly Staff

    Friendly staff, careful and thorough veterinarian. Shauna S.

  • Always good

    Always good.​ Harold S.

  • Everything went perfectly

    Kayla had her teeth cleaned and everything went perfectly. ​Jon P.

  • Proper Treatment

    Companion has been my family vet for all of my labs and I trust them to recommend the proper treatment for Tessa, my current best friend. David S.

  • They Are Fantastic

    When my fur baby is sick, it's so upsetting! But everyone from Companion Animal Clinic makes me feel so at ease. Rachel S.

  • Very caring veterinarians

    Very caring veterinarians and staff! ​Anonymous

  • Always caring & outgoing

    Very happy with Companion Animal Clinic - the staff is always caring & outgoing and my dog actually LOVES going there! Keep up the good work! ​Anonymous

  • Good Care

    I love the good people of Companion Animal Clinic. They take such good care of my furbaby. Patti & Robert P.

  • Welcoming Place

    It is a welcoming place. The reception is friendly and prepared for your visit. Diane B.

  • Timely and effective care

    The doctors and staff here have always provided timely and effective care for our dog. Rita H.

  • Super Friendly

    I always love meeting with Dr. Lemke! Carolyn S.

  • Excellent care and undivided attention

    Took the whole Companion team but my old friend is doing fine. Excellent care and undivided attention. ​Anonymous

  • Very Positive Experience

    I got an appointment the day I called, was seen promptly, reception staff was courteous and friendly.  Ann M.
  • Very Pleasant And Professional

    Everyone at Companion Animal Clinic is always very pleasant and professional. Keith B.

  • Highly Recommended

    I highly recommend Companion to take care of your pet. Recently, I had a medical concern with my dog and I was quickly given an appointment with Dr. Christopher. Kristen S.

  • Best Vet in the Area

    Companion Animal Clinic is one of the best veterinary offices in the area! They are clean, efficient and have one of the most accommodating staffs around. Jenni H.

  • Expert and Loving Care

    I’ve been going there since 2008 and with their expert, loving care, they have helped my dogs live long lives. I currently have a 16-year-old mini schnauzer who loves going there. Pam P.

  • I Love How They Treat My Dog

    As always, whenever I need anything for my dog, Companion is there for her. Kenny R.

  • Top Notch Care

    Always top notch, professional care and treatment of my pets. Susan MC

  • Excellent responsive care

    Everyone at the Clinic is so nice, gentle and compassionate with the "parents" of our little fur babies. ​Marianne & Timothy R.

  • Tremendous Expertise

    Tremendous expertise by the staff handling my German shepherd with an ear infection. Deborah K.

  • Companion Is Exceptional

    Companion Animal Clinic is exceptional! Deb H.

  • Excellent advice and care

    My cat has some ongoing health issues, and the professional and support staff at Companion have been extremely helpful… ​Anonymous

  • Professional and Compassionate

    Front desk staff Are always pleasant and helpful. The vet check was professional and compassionate. Jan S.

  • I Highly Recommend This Team

    It was the first time I had ever boarded my dog for an extensive amount of time. Kathyrn D. 

  • Love It

    Love Companion Animal Center!!!! Steve W.

  • Clinical Excellence

    Dr. Christopher is a great mix of being clinically excellent, kind, compassionate and practical in her approach to a solution. Anonymous

  • Utmost Care

    Our pets have been going to Companion in Burke/Fairfax Station for over 20 yrs. Anonymous
  • Great place, great people

    I love this place. They really take care of my dog. They know him by name. The care and service is the best. Great place, great people. ​Diane B.

  • Attentive Care

    I brought in Ellie. Everyone is so attentive to her. It is great to have this clinic for all my 4 girls. Sherry W.

  • Excellent service provided

    Excellent service provided by Companion Animal Clinic.  ​Sandra F.
  • Best Care

    I've been taking my dog (and cat) to Companion for 15 yrs now and they always take the best care of them both! Fran A.

  • Gentle And Compassionate

    Dr Lemke was very gentle, compassionate and through in her exam of Casey. Rhonda D.

  • Great Hands

    Had a very sick cat. The staff were friendly and very caring. Jan Y. 

  • Compassionate Care

    Compassionate care as always. Melanie K.

  • Very Pleased

    Dropped my dog off for grooming and was very pleased. She came out looking better than I ever expected. Tom M
  • Cindy is Wonderful

    My Persian cat, Sam, gets her "lion cut" there and Cindy is wonderful along with the front staff. Michele S.

  • Utmost Professionalism

    As usual, the Companion Animal Clinic team treated both my dog and myself not only with the utmost professionalism but with great compassion and thoughtfulness. Patricia MN

  • Supportive Staff

    The vet and staff at Companion are fantastic. Pam M.

  • Quick And Thorough

    Solid customer service in a new patient setup. Steve H.

  • Happy Dog

    I'm happy. Edwin A.

  • All the technicians are wonderful

    Dr. Lemke, Dr. Christopher and all the technicians are wonderful!! ​Heidi M.

  • Pleasure to Work With

    Entire staff was a pleasure to work with. Dianne V.

  • Great and fast service

    Great and fast service as always. Edwin A.

  • Love the Staff

    We saw Dr. Christopher today which is always a huge pleasure. Pamela P.
  • Very caring and knowledgeable

    The doctors and staff at Companion are the best. Very caring and knowledgeable about every patient. ​Anonymous

  • The Best

    The doctors and staff are incredibly caring and have taken great care of my senior dog.  Anonymous

  • Top-Notch Staff

    Excellent communication and top-notch staff! Highly recommend! Rebecca C.
  • Happy Dogs

    All three of the dogs were happy and extremely well taken care of. Anonymous

  • Always very helpful

    The staff is always very helpful and treat all our dogs so well! We especially love Molly. ​Anonymous

  • Outstanding Care

    As always, outstanding care and concern for our pets.  Anonymous

  • Friendly and Welcoming

    Front desk staff is always friendly and welcoming, everyone knows my pets by name and the care we receive is always thoroughly explained with options presented. Anonymous

  • They Care About Our Pets

    Our appointments are always on time. Debbie F.

  • Service with a Smile

    We have 7 animals in our home. When we come to the vet it is usually en masse. The staff is always friendly, move us quickly to an exam room, and treat our pets with loving kindness. Thomas F.

  • Competent And Kind

    Thank you for your wonderful grooming of our Bentley!  Sharon F.

  • Personable and Professional

    Everyone was personable and professional. Frankie enjoyed his visit. We have such confidence in them that we have decided we will board Frankie over Thanksgiving. Anonymous

  • Competent and Professional

    As usual, the team at Companion did a WONDERFUL job.....loving, caring, competent, professional; there aren't enough words to describe how great this place and its people are. Keith MC

  • Very Happy

    I left my cat Sailor with Companion while we went on vacation. Sailor has not been boarded and 14 years and I was very nervous about leaving him.  Pat L.

  • Kind and caring staff

    From the moment you walk in you will find kind and caring staff, techs and Vets! Mary S.

  • Honesty and Compassion

    I appreciate the honesty and compassion of Dr. Margolis. Karen K.

  • Love this Place

    I love this place and so do my dogs! The front desk staff is super friendly and thorough. Lauren E.

  • Top Notch Boarding Service

    The doctors and staff go above and beyond to care for their patients. Meghan MH
  • Best Care

    We feel confident that our dog receives the best care. Anonymous

  • Treated courteously

    I was in and out quickly and treated courteously. ​Anonymous

  • Never Been Disappointed

    We have been using Companion Animal Clinic for the past 7 years and am so very happy that we found them! Jenni H.

  • Professional, Polite, And Accommodating

    We have taken our two dogs there for the past 13 years. The staff has always been professional, polite, and accommodating. Tom P.

  • Staff is fantastic and so is the facility

    I board my dog at Companion Animal Clinic every time I go on vacation.  ​Steve W.
  • Great Care

    Spike comes home happy, and we are confident he receives great care and attention while we are away. Anonymous

  • Great Care for Dogs

    We’ve been bringing our golden retrievers to Companion since 1988. Jon P.

  • Great Care

    The staff at Companion always takes such good care of my dogs. Jennifer M.

  • Timely and Professional Service

    I can always expect service from start to finish to be timely and professional. Christine G.

  • Good Advice

    We received good advice by phone and a quickly scheduled appointment for our sick dog. Mairim B.

  • Customized And Continuous Care

    Companion Animal Clinic staff are excellent while boarding my elderly dog, afflicted with canine dementia. Anonymous

  • Excellent Trainer

    Staff is all friendly and helpful. Anonymous

  • Gentle Treatment

    Our elder dog is treated gently and his needs are well taken care of by the staff at Companion. Pam M.

Our Wellness Programs

Playful Puppies & Kittens
Playful Puppies & Kittens program offers all the essentials your puppy or kitten will need in their first year including vaccinations, deworming, and more.
Playful Paws
Playful Paws program offers annual exams, vaccinations, another perks to keep your pet happy and healthy.
Silver Whiskers
Silver Whiskers Program offers all your senior pet will need to live a long and healthy life including tests for glaucoma, blood pressure, and more.

Mission Statement

We provide you and your pets with the personal
attention you deserve,
and the expert, compassionate care you expect.

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Do I need to have an appointment?

A: Yes, patients are seen by appointment. Should you have an emergency during regular office hours, please call so that we may assist you as quickly as possible.

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