in Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge

8660 Airline Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA  70815

(225) 248-9108

Hospital Number: 0637

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  • Description
    Whether you’re a dog owner, proud cat lover or both, Baton Rouge's trusted option for pet health care is Banfield Pet Hospital. Banfield has spent over 50 years bringing health and wellness to pets with our pet health services offered at every location. As a comprehensive veterinary clinic, Banfield offers head-to-tail services to help keep your pet healthy and happy.

    Located at the Connells Village Shopping Center, near the US 190 and US 61 interchange in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, we are dedicated to providing pet care and pet health advice to residents in our local community.

    The health of your family is important and at Banfield Pet Hospital, we remember that pets are a part of your family. Your pets deserve the best veterinary care available and our pet care professionals are committed to making sure they receive it.

    To better serve area pets, we are always accepting new pet patients and same day access appointments may be available. Ask about our Optimum Wellness Plans® to help better manage the health care of your pet. 

    At Banfield, we want to be your partner in pet care. You’re closer to your pet than anyone else, so let’s work together in providing them with the optimum health care they need and deserve.
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  • Services

    Services Offered at this Location

    • Vaccinations
    • Comprehensive Exams
    • Parasite Control
    • General Dentistry
    • General Surgery
    • Skin Care
    • Geriatrics & Pediatrics
    • Spays & Neuters
    • Drop Off Services
    • Giardia Testing
    • Microchipping
    • Digital Radiography
    • In-House Laboratory Diagnostics
    • In-House & Online Pharmacy
    • Nutrition Consultation
    • Behavior Consultation
    • Personalized Client Web Portal and Mobile App
    • Urgent Care (availability may vary; please call)
    • Optimum Wellness Plans®
    • Canine Genetic Analysis™
    • Care Credit
  • Team
    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Chris Slay

    Chief of Staff

    Dr. Slay is a native of Baton Rouge and a 1989 graduate of LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. Upon graduation, he moved to Shreveport where he was an associate veterinarian in a small animal general practice for 12 years. He then returned home to Baton Rouge to continue in small animal practice and has served as Chief of Staff at Banfield since 2005. His interests include internal medicine, dermatology, soft tissue surgery and geriatric medicine. In his spare time. Dr. Slay enjoys spending time with his wife, Cindy, their children and grandchildren, fishing, weight lifting and LSU sports. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Lisa Bonin


    Dr. Bonin grew up outside of Houston, TX. She attended the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in biology in 2005. She received a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine degree from LSU in 2009. After graduation, Dr. Bonin worked at a no-kill animal shelter in St. Tammany Parish and in 2010, she moved to Chicago where she started her career with Banfield. She transferred to Banfield in Baton Rouge after her family moved back to the area in 2014. Dr. Bonin loves working for Banfield, especially when she gets to meet new puppies and kittens. Her interests include feline medicine, surgery and preventive care. Outside of work, she loves spending time with her husband, Dustin, and their 2 kids, Andrew and Molly, traveling, cooking, and of course, watching LSU and Michigan sports! Dr. Bonin has 2 cats, Bella and Guacamole, and a dog, Jackson. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Megan Chouinard


    Dr. Chouinard grew up in Southeast Michigan and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Grand Valley State University in 2010. Following graduation, she moved to St. Kitts to obtain her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. She moved to Louisiana in 2015 to finish her clinical studies at Louisiana State University. Dr. Chouinard has been with Banfield since 2016, and her special interests include internal medicine, soft tissue surgery and discussing nutritional needs and supplements for pets. She enjoys spending her time at LSU football games, fishing and boating. She loves spoiling her three dogs, Allie, Gracie and Pippi, and caring for her tortoise, Theo. More Details >>

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    Optimum Wellness Plans®

    Individual products and services may be included, added or even discounted on an Optimum Wellness Plan. Learn more about these affordable pet health solutions.