General Practice Animal Hospital

Proudly offering warm hands for cold noses daily!


We’ve dedicated our lives to the pets of Coal City, IL

Shirkey Veterinary Clinic is a general service animal hospital and welcomes pet patients needing routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Chris Shirkey has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Coal City veterinarian. Thank you so much for trusting us with your pet’s care during all the stages of their life!

We offer everything your pet needs under one roof.

Your pet’s health comes first, and that’s why the team at Shirkey Veterinary Clinic is dedicated to providing customized care for your pet’s exact needs during every single visit.

The staff was very kind, and the doctor was just great. He addressed all my questions and concerns. We are happy to have found such an awesome veterinarian close to home.

Michael E.

Very friendly employees – cared for my good boy (dog). I could tell by the smile on his face when they walked him out! He is a different dog now. Got him out of pain, and it’s very pleasing not to worry about him! He’s 14, acting like a pup again. I trust this place! Nice!

Tracy M.

We truly love our clients and patients.

Your kind words mean so much to us! Thank you for trusting us with your pet’s care and taking the time to leave such nice comments for our team. We promise to read each and every testimonial so that we can continue to provide top-notch care for your pet.

We want to showcase your pet!

Did you know that you can send us a photo of your pet to share on your website? Please click the button below to upload an image to our online photo gallery. We are so excited to see the photos you send.