About Us

Hickory Veterinary Hospital, located in the Great Bridge section of Chesapeake, Virginia is a full-service Veterinary Hospital offering high quality medicine, surgery, dentistry, Acupuncture and Eastern Medicine for dogs, cats, pocket and exotic pets.

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If our mission of providing the best possible veterinary care to our patients while maintaining a warm and friendly atmosphere for the people who love them appeals to you, click HERE for more information about joining the talented healthcare team at Hickory Veterinary Hospital.


Our Staff


Dr. Jerry Redding and Dr. Jeff Klemm welcome you to Hickory Veterinary Hospital and look forward to making you and your pet part of the Hickory Veterinary family. From routine wellness visits to high-tech laser surgery, our veterinarians provide top-notch care to our veterinary client family.

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Hickory Is Now Offering Evening Educational Seminars with Dr. Redding!

Are you interested in learning more about the following new veterinary services offered at Hickory?

  • Veterinary Acupuncture
  • Food Therapy – how to prepare healthy and nutritious home cooked diets for you pets
  • Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM)
  • Exotic Pet Husbandry

  • Join Dr. Redding one evening a month, for hour-long educational seminars covering these topics and more. These seminars will give both an overview and include live demos or hands on exercises to introduce Hickory’s newer services and give you the opportunity to ask Dr. Redding questions about how these therapies will benefit your pet(s).

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    New: Holiday Pet Photos With Devin Briscoe Photography At Hickory

    In celebration of the upcoming Christmas Holiday season we are excited to announce that we will be offering Holiday Pet Photos here at Hickory with local Norfolk photographer and Navy Veteran, Devin Briscoe.

    Devin will be shooting photos on Saturday, December 6th from 10 AM to 1 PM (possibly later depending on how many sign-up!) Here is a sample of Devin’s fantastic work! There will be three different session packets available ranging in price from $20 – $40 dollars. Images will be available to order in both digital and print form. For more information and to reserve your pet’s session please call us, e-mail us at hickoryvethospital@gmail.com or come into the hospital and sign-up.