Dr. Mark G. Tichacek and the rest of the staff here at Spears Animal Hospital are proud to offer our clients the highest quality, family-friendly, most compassionate animal care facilities available. Whether it's for a routine examination, serious health issues, or for the treatment of an injury, when you bring your pet to us you can count on our treating your pet like one of our own. We here at Spears Animal Hospital know what your pet means to you and your family - we know how much you care about your pet, because we care about them too. Since taking over for Dr. Spears in 1996, Dr. Tichacek and his staff have continued to promote the standing mission of Spears Animal Hospital: to help your animal friends to lead the happiest, healthiest, and best lives possible and to provide the best customer service available. Serving the Carbondale community for over 25 years, we have been affiliated with AVMA since 1987, and have been proud members of ISVMA since 1993, as well as the Southern ILVMA since 1996. These organizations have recognized the quality of the care we are able to provide, and we hope that you will too. You and your pets are always welcome at Spears Animal Hospital, we hope that you will join us sometime soon.