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Your Veterinarian in DONALSONVILLE, GA
Call us at 229-524-6198

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Riverside Vet Clinic cares for both healthy and sick animals at our clinic in Donalsonville. We see your pets at your convenience. Just walk-in! As a walk-in hospital, appointments are needed only for scheduled surgeries, dentals, and boarding. Our caring team is dedicated to providing you with the most comfortable place to bring your pet(s), and we are committed to making each visit the best experience it can be. From spay and neuter procedures to boarding, we proudly offer a host of outstanding services at reasonable rates. We've been Donalsonville's top choice for over 30 years! Explore our website to learn more about our veterinary practice, so we can meet you and your pet!

If you live in Donalsonville or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. DR. CLEVE BRIDGES is a licensed GA. veterinarian. 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.

Riverside Veterinary Clinic 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. DR. CLEVE 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 veterinarian.

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 229-524-6198 or contact us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our veterinarian office is very easy to get to - just check out the map below! 

Who We Are

At Riverside Vet Clinic, we understand how important a personal touch is to you and your pet when it comes to service. We measure our success according to your pet's happiness and good health, and seek to provide a listening ear for you in terms of their care. To ensure the best diagnosis and treatment for your animal, we take the time to complete a thorough consultation and careful examination. We invite you to get acquainted with our team and services on the following pages.

Our Philosophy Of Care

Nothing is more important to us then our patients and their owners, and we take the time to get to know all of the animals we care for at our clinic. Whether you want help giving your dog a bath, or you need a trusted place to declaw your cat, we can help you. Our services include veterinary care, grooming, and boarding, and we take pride in doing all of these very well. We strive to exceed your expectations, while making you and your pet feel at ease. We take our job very seriously and it shows in the quality of our work.

Contact Us

The first step in any doctor/patient relationship is a meeting! Come in today so we can start the “getting to know you” process. We don’t just think of our dogs and cats as customers, we think of them and their owners as our family. We are a walk in clinic, but you can call to schedule boarding for your pet. We have families coming to us from Georgia, Florida, and Alabama!

At RIVERSIDE, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

DONALSONVILLE Veterinarian | RIVERSIDE VET CLINIC | 229-524-6198

6462 Hwy 91 South

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Cleve Bridges

    Education: University of Georgia

    Professional development: After graduating as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from UGA in Athens, Ga. Dr. Cleve Bridges, DVM then took on relief work at a very large mixed animal clinic in Statesboro, GA from 1973-1979

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  • Melissa Williams
    Practice Manager

    When Melissa isn't at the clinic, she enjoys spending time with her family. Her husband, 3 sons, and a daughter. Not forgetting, of course, her multitude of pets!

  • Savannah Spooner
    Office Assistant

    When Savannah finds time to be away from work, she spends it with her fiance, 2 dogs, and 2 cats.

  • Chris Parrish
    Surgical Technician

    Chris has a lot going on when not at work! He upstarts multiple projects and has 3 large American Bulldogs. He has his hands full regardless of where he is.

  • Tracy Taylor
    Surgical Technician

    Tracy has 2 kids and a load of dogs and cats to care for! She has been doing tech work for a long time, and it shows!

  • Alasia Edgington
    Surgical Technician

    When Alasia is not working she enjoys visiting the river, lake or beach, she loves fashion and playing with her 2 dogs Dexter, and Dixie.

  • Jan Rogers
    Kennel Manager

    Bio coming soon.

  • Hope Rich
    Senior Technician (Left)

    Bio coming soon.


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "I absolutely love Melissa and the staff. They always extremely helpful and truly understanding people. I trust the doctor with all my animals. He is amazing. He is truly gifted from God himself when it comes to working with animals. I'm very grateful for him saving all our animals and working with us on our bill. Need help paying your vet bill, Melissa can help finding you just the right resources."
    Heidi J.
  • "This is the best Vet ever."
    Angela M.

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Riverside Veterinary Clinic


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm





In order to better service all patients in a reasonable time span, we ask that you check in no later than 5:30 pm. Anyone checking in after that time may be subject to an additional fee. We try to accommodate all, we only ask that you respect our hours. Thanks