Quail Corners Animal Hospital
1613 E Millbrook Rd | Raleigh, NC 27609Call 919-867-0289
- 24-Hour Vet
- Animal Flea Control
- Animal Grooming
- Animal Microchipping
- Emergency Veterinary Clinic
- Small Animal Vet
- Veterinary Dentistry
- Veterinary Euthanasia
- Veterinary Medical Specialties
- Veterinary Surgery
Quail Corners Animal Hospital & 24 Hour Emergency Care has been serving the needs of the pets of the community since 1969. During this time, our hospital staff has developed the capacity to handle all types of medical & surgical cases as well as trauma emergencies. We provide veterinary care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. A veterinarian is always on-site along with highly skilled & well trained support staff, consisting of Registered Veterinary Technicians, veterinary Assistants as well as highly educated Front Office staff.
Thank you for trusting us to care for your pet!
Please call and schedule your appointment today!
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Mon through Fri
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Saturday
Drop Off Times:
Surgery: 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Grooming: 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Services offered at Quail Corners
Endoscopy / Otoscopy / Rhinoscopy
Soft Tissue & Orthopedic Surgery
Dentistry including Dental Radiology
Critical / Intensive Care including but not limited too:
O2 Cages / Nasal Administration
Pulse Oximetry Monitoring
Fluid Infusion Pumps
Respirator / Ventilator
Blood Pressure Monitoring
Critical Care Nursing
Dr. Kady Gjessing first joined Quail Corners Animal Hospital as a veterinary assistant. She continues working as an assistant while attending North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. After graduating with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1994, Dr. Gjessing joined the Quail Corners team as an associate. In 2003, Dr. Gjessing became a Partner within the hospital. Dr. Gjessing is an active member of the Wake County SPCA and the Raleigh Racquet Club. In her down time you will most likely find her at the gym or on the tennis court. She resides in Raleigh with her two Beagles, Miss Moneypenny & Addie along with her cat menagerie.
Dr. Christa Riddle joined Quail Corners Animal Hospital in May 2004 as an emergency associate and has been working as a daytime and emergency associate since December 2005. She graduated from North Carolina State University in 1999 with a degree in microbiology and in 2003 with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. Dr. Riddle is a North Carolina native, having grown up in a small rural community in the foothills of Surry County. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association, the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society, and the North Carolina Veterinary Response Corp. Dr. Riddle has a passion for emergency medicine, soft tissue surgery, disaster preparedness, and infectious diseases. In 2007 she completed a one-year certification in Community Preparedness and Disaster Management at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Outside of work she enjoys cooking, making handmade cards, reading non-fiction and traveling. She and her husband share their home in Raleigh with their pets, Molly, the yellow lab, Millie, the chocolate lab, and Mr. Jeeves the cat.
Dr. Pepe is a 1991 graduate of The Ohio State University of Veterinary Medicine. She and her husband (also a veterinarian) moved to Raleigh over 10 years and love it here. Their family consists of four cats and two yellow labs as well as Dr. Pepe's horse. In her spare time, Dr. Pepe can be found at the horse barn or at home with the "kids".
Everett Millkin worked as a Registered Veterinary Technician in intensive care and large animal medicine and surgery for 10 years prior to his graduation from North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. Immediately after graduation he worked at an emergency clinic in Raleigh for two years after which he became a relief veterinarian and worked throughout North Carolina. He joined Quail Corners in 1997 as one of the emergency doctors working every other weekend. In 2005 he began working weekdays in addition to his emergency shifts. His professional interests include emergency and critical care medicine. He is an avid NC State fan and member of the Wolfpack Club. His other interests include: photography, water skiing, shooting sports, classic cars, and restoring his 175 acre farm to a long leaf pine ecosystem.
Born in New Jersey, Dr. Aaren Dumont received her Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Bucknell University in 1999 and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. After graduating from veterinary school, Dr. Dumont took some time off for travel and then worked briefly in a local veterinary clinic. Dr. Dumont joined Quail Corners Animal Hospital as a part time veterinarian in May 2007. Her interests include internal and geriatric medicine. Both she and her husband are originally from New Jersey but have been in Raleigh several years now and love it! They share their home in Raleigh with their two rescue dogs--Bishop & Jersey. Outside of work, Dr. Dumont enjoys traveling, cycling, cooking and interior design.
Dr. Julianne Davis grew up in Morehead City, NC and is a proud graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill where she recieved a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Upon graduating she completed a Master of Science degree in Immunology from East Carolina University, with a focus on human breast cancer and went on to receive her doctorate in veterinary medicine from NC State University. After veterinary school Dr. Davis completed a one-year rotating internship at NC State's Veterinary Teaching Hospital with a focus in Emergency/Critical Care, Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition. She joined the Quail Corners family in 2010. Her professional interests include soft tissue surgery, nutrition, and internal medicine. When not at work Dr. Davis enjoys home improvement remodeling, exercising with her dogs, snowboarding, mixing music and virtually anything creative. Her 4-legged family includes a shepherd mix, Simba, a purebred German Shepherd, Chief and 2 cats, Thai and Country Ham. Her dream job outside of being a veterinarian would be to choose music for movie soundtracks.read more
Dr. Tom Pejsa graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Veterinary Medicine in 1988 and then received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1990 from University of Illinois. A Chicago native, Tom Pejsa has been practicing emergency medicine at Quail Corners Animal Hospital since 1994. In his free time he enjoys cooking, travel, hiking and fly-fishing. He lives with his wife, Marlene, Golden Retriever and two cats in Orange County.
Dr. Kari Obermeyer was born and raised in Ontario, Canada. She attended the University of Guelph for 2 years before being admitted to the Ontario Veterinary College. She graduated with her Doctor or Veterinary Medicine degree in 2006. Dr. Obermeyer always had an interest in emergency medicine so after graduating she completed a 1 year internship in emergency medicine and critical care here in Raleigh, NC. She joined the team at Quail Corners as an emergency clinician in June 2007. Outside of work she enjoys the company of her 3 dogs and 5 cats, all of which are rescues! She is a fitness enthusiast and can be found at the gym 6 days a week. She plans to start competing again in natural body building this summer. She enjoys horseback riding and even had three amateur boxing fights while in school. Her ultimate dream outside of work is to be a contestant on American Gladiators.
Dr. Tudor is a Board Certified Surgeon that travels between multiple hospitals in the area. She owns and operates Tarheel Mobile Veterinary Surgical Specialists. She is a top notch surgeon and has an excellent ability with clients. Dr. Tudor can be found performing sugery at Quail Corners at least once weekly. She meets with clients and patients by appointment only, so if you wish to meet her please call in advance.