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Welcome to Benton Veterinary Hospital
Your Veterinarian in BENTON AR
Call us at (501) 315-7670


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Established in 1959, Benton Veterinary Hospital is the veterinarian for you if you live in BENTON or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets. Our team of veterinarians are licensed AR veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and well being are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Benton Veterinary Hospital is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Our team 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 BENTON veterinarians.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (501) 315-7670 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our BENTON veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for BENTON pet owners.

At Benton Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Carol Entricken
Dr. Emily Stewart  

BENTON Veterinarian | Benton Veterinary Hospital | (501) 315-7670

BENTON, AR 72015 2910

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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Carol Entricken

    Dr. Carol has been doing small animal medicine and surgery at  Benton Veterinary Hospital for 36 years, after graduating from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine.   She grew up in Norman, AR but now lives in this area with her Husband, cat, dog, and parrot.  

    Dr. Carol's 2 children are grown, and she now has her first grandson!   All that have met Dr. Carol, know that she truly loves this community, and provides much support for its schools and organizations.  

  • Dr.
    Emily Stewart

    Check back later for more information on Dr. Stewart 

  • Dr.
    Kristen Whitson

    Benton Veterinary Hospital is excited to introduce the newest member of our Doctor Team.

    Dr. Kristen Whitson is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine and is beginning her career in small animal medicine and surgery with us. Having grown up in Benton, Dr. Whitson is excited to care for the pets of Central Arkansas.


Read What Our Clients Say

    Dr. Anderson has always gone above and beyond for the care of our family's pets for several years.

    Jane Doe

    Wow! Thanks to all the staff at Anderson Vet Clinic. I feel like you all truly love what you do! My kitty, Lola and I always have such a pleasant experience when we come in. Fortunately, it’s usually just for a check-up, but I would not leave Lola in anyone else’s hands but yours. Thank you for your caring commitment

    Maya Smith / Los Angeles, CA

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Office Hours

By Appointment Only

Monday - Friday:

8:00 am - 6:00 pm


8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Well Pet visits - 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month