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Welcome to Shelby Veterinary Associates, PLLC           
 Your Veterinarian in Shelby County, TX
Call us at (936) 598-3423

Pet Emergency? Read no further and call us right away!

If you live in Shelby County or the surrounding area in Texas, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Mark Jousan, DVM is a licensed veterinarian, treating all types of pets and animals. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will go above and beyond to give your pet the best possible care.

Shelby Veterinary Associates, PLLC is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Mark Jousan, DVM is experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Center veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call (936) 598-3423. Our Center veterinarian office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Center pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.


At Shelby Veterinary Associates, PLLC, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Shelby Veterinary Associates 

Mark Jousan, DVM

Phone : (936) 598-3423

Fax : (936) 598-6839

Mailing Address : PO BOX 976, Center, TX 75935

Physical Address : 407 Moffett Drive, Center, TX 75935


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