About Us
LaFayette Animal Clinic was founded in 1970 by Dr. L.R. Smitherman, Jr.
"Dr. Rusty" as he is affectionately known, graduated from the University of Georgia School of Veterinary Medicine and began his practice in his home town of LaFayette, Georgia, where he has developed his veterinary services ever since.

Staff members include:
  • Mary Smitherman - Secretary/Treasurer
  • Davene Nichols - Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant
  • Misty Ballew -   Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant
  • Ronda Ibanez -   Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant

Please contact us with questions about any aspect of our business.  We’re always happy to hear from fellow animal lovers.
Phone 706-638-3507

P.O.  Box 882
1005 South Main Street
LaFayette, GA   30728