As of 2021 there are now 183,000,000 pets(dogs and cats)owned in the U.S. In 2018 there were 135,000,000.

Our country added FOURTY EIGHT MILLION patients to our profession in 3 years.

In 2018 there were 113,394 veterinarians.

In 2021 there ARE 118,624 veterinarians.

Our profession has added 5,320 doctors in 3 years.

48,000,000 more pets. 5,320 more doctors.

That is one doctor for every 1,500 animals.

We want to help you. We know it's hard to get seen and that you're stressed because you care about your pet. We care about your pet too and we are doing our best.

Want to help us? Be kind. Be patient. Be understanding.

Welcome to Brookwood Veterinary Clinic

Your Veterinarian in Raleigh, NC
Call us at 919-779-2940

If you live in Raleigh or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Richard Cotton is a licensed NC veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Brookwood Veterinary Clinic is a full service appointment based animal hospital taking care of  pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Richard Cotton 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 Raleigh 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 919-779-2940 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Raleigh veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Raleigh pet owners.

At Brookwood Veterinary Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Richard Cotton
Raleigh Veterinarian | Brookwood Veterinary Clinic | 919-779-2940

2810 Brookwood Dr.
Raleigh, NC 27603

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  • "Thank you for your professional compassion towards other peoples pets. Princess felt very safe at your office which made us very happy with your office. I was very impressed with your office. You can expect us back at her next check-up."
    Bill and Princess

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