Salisbury Animal Hospital

Salisbury Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Salisbury, MD. The professional and courteous staff at Salisbury Animal Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Salisbury Animal Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Salisbury, MD and surrounding areas with over 50 years of veterinary care experience. Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Salisbury Animal Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

Our mission as an Animal Hospital is to provide high quality veterinary care with compassion and empathy for our patients and clients.  We will strive to strengthen the bond between pets and their humans by addressing medical, behavioral, nutritional and environmental issues.  We will be strong advocates for our patients to ensure an excellent quality of life.

We also strive to provide a safe and enriching work place for our employees to use and expand their knowledge and skills.

Our philosophy is that by educating clients about their pets needs , that we will in turn enhance the well being of both the pet and human.

  • 925 Boundary St.
  • Salisbury,MD 21801
  • Phone: (410) 749-4393
  • Fax: (410) 543-9650
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  • Mon - Thu: 8:30AM-6:00PM
  • Fri: 8:30AM-1:00PM
  • Sat: By Appointment Only
  • Sun. CLOSED
  • Susan K Hudson , DVM, Owner

    Dr. Susan K. Hudson graduated from Salisbury State College, (now Salisbury University), in 1978 with a B.S. degree in Biology and Chemistry. She then attended the University of Georgia School of Veterinary Medicine and received her in 1982. Dr. Hudson joined the staff at Salisbury Animal Hospital after graduation, and is now the owner of the practice.

    She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and surgery, especially pediatrics, geriatrics, oncology, and renal disease. She has a strong interest in Feline medicine, and in promoting good health for her patients. She also has a strong appreciation of the bonds and love between pets and their humans.

    Dr. Hudson lives in Ocean City, Md. with her family. She enjoys teaching her cats new tricks, walking on the beach with her Labrador, beachcombing and metal detecting the beaches, reading mystery novels, and collecting local ghost stories.
    Years in Practice:
    May 15, 1982
    Salisbury State College, University of Georgia
  • Jennifer R Shannon

    Practice Manager

      Jennifer Shannon has been in the companion animal healthcare field for 19 years and has worked at Salisbury Animal Hospital for the past 16 years. She attended college in North Carolina and is a student at Cedar Valley College working towards her CVPM (Certified Veterinary Practice Manager) with further interests in pharmacology. She enjoys reading, antique hunting, beekeeping, ornithology, and gardening. She is owned by her 3 dogs, Possum, Penelope, and Newton Leonard who allow her to spoil them rotten. Her career at Salisbury Animal Hospital has given her an opportunity to participate in helping people get outstanding veterinary care for their four-legged, furry companions.

  • Heather Wingate


    Heather Wingate has been with the practice since 2002. She studied veterinary technology for veterinary technicians at Penn Foster College. She is a certified Pet Nutrition Consultant and also a Certified Purina Weight Coach. She enjoys hunting, fishing, excersising, weightlifing,spending time with her two daughters, husband, one dog and two cats.

  • Robert Wilkinson

    Client / Patient Services Coordinator
  • Emily Shannon

    Client / Patient Services Coordinator

      Emily has been with the practice since 2010. She is currently working toward an Associate Degree in Science and enjoys swimming, reading, and video games. She lives with three rotten little dogs.

  • Rabecca DiRusso

     Veterinary Assistant
  • Angeleia Talley

    Office Assistant