The Pet Vet Animal Hospital on the Southwest Freeway was established in 1982. It is one of our largest hospitals devoted to patient care and veterinary products for your pet. The hospital is in a retail center on the southeast corner of Bissonnet and I-59 South. Access from I-59 is via the Bissonnet exit, going in either direction.

Call for Hours

(713) 270-4119


Your Pet Vet Southwest Freeway veterinarians are:

Dr. Sloat


Dr James Sloat is one of the owners of Pet Vet Animal Hospitals.  He was in the inaugural class of the Tennessee’s College of Veterinary Medicine graduating in 1979.  Dr. Jim relocated to Houston after a brief internship in Ohio, and has been a practicing veterinarian in Houston with Pet Vet his entire career.  He and his partners developed the first multiple location practice group in Texas managing over 70 veterinary hospitals.  Dr. Sloat currently practices at Pet Vet’s location in Southwest Houston.  He is an avid outdoorsman hunting and fishing on the Texas gulf coast.  Dr. Jim and his wife Bernadette are deeply committed to their church and have been blessed with three grandchildren who refer to them as Nona and Pop Pop.

Dr. Mark

Dr.-Mark-photo2Dr. Mark is a second generation veterinarian. Dr. Mark is one of the founders of Pet Vet Animal Hospitals and has been in practice for over 48 years. He loves what he does and plans to continue for some time into the future. Dr. Mark has 4 children and lives in Sugar Land. He is an Eagle Scout and remains a Scout Leader. Dr. Mark loves animals and people as well and hopes to meet you soon.

Terry Fultz General Manager
James Sloat, DVM Veterinarian
Mike Mark, DVM Veterinarian
Tamika Collins Receptionist
Heather Sanders Receptionist
Antonio Herrera Technician
Nadine Matthias Technician
Silvestre Rodriguez Technician
Connor Gerber Technician Assistant