Fairbanks Animal Clinic

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7151 Fairbanks N Houston Road
Houston, TX 77040

Driving Directions

(713) 937-7274


Email: fairbanksvets@sbcglobal.net

  • Hours:
  • Mon-Fri: 7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 1:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hours Emergency: Animal Emergency Clinic 249, (281) 890-8875

Fairbanks Animal Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Houston, TX . The professional and courteous staff at Fairbanks Animal Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Fairbanks Animal Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Houston, TX and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Fairbanks Animal Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

Fairbanks Animal Clinic Services

  • Bathing
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Boarding
  • Day Care
  • Dental Care
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Puppy and Kitten Care
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Senior Care
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

Fairbanks Animal Clinic Staff Profiles

Dr. Glen Rieger

Dr. Glen Rieger was born in Tulsa Oklahoma in 1953 but moved to Houston early in life. After graduating from Sharpstown High School he attended the Maritime Academy in Galveston then went to Texas A&M to graduate Veterinary School in 1977. Initially he was a small animal emergency veterinarian in Arlington TX, then worked on horses in the Dallas area for 2 years before moving back to Houston. After 3 years at the Heights Veterinary Clinic he opened Fairbanks Animal Clinic in 1982. The business has grown fast over the last 20 years and Dr. Glen now spends half of his time practicing veterinary medicine and the other half on managing the five doctor practice with 30 plus employees. His business goal is to help provide happy healthy lives for pets and people.

Dr. Glen now lives in Montgomery, TX with his wife Angie who helps with the clinic bookkeeping. They have three grown sons and a daughter who have all worked at the clinic at one time or another. For recreation they enjoy boating on Lake Conroe and walking their dogs in the country.
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Years in Practice: 40

Texas A&M

Dr. Mark Rieger

Dr. Mark Rieger, (Dr. Mark), was born in Tulsa Oklahoma in 1955 but moved to Texas as quick a he could in 1962. He grew up in Houston, (Sharpstown area) and graduated from Sharpstown High School in 1974. He attended Texas A&M and graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine in 1980. He worked for the Bellaire Richmond Pet Hospital from 1980 to 1997 primarily doing surgery. During the same time he was a full time staff doctor for an emergency clinic in Bellaire (Houston Veterinary Services) with a special interest in emergency surgery and critical care. He was also working part time for Fairbanks Animal Clinic in order to give his brother Dr. Glen a day off. In 1998 he began working full time for Fairbanks. He is now a general practitioner with a special interest in surgery and often sees referrals from other clinics.

Dr. Mark is married with three kids, one of each (Blonde, Brunette and Redhead) all boys.

He has a golden retrievers,  (Libby), one cat (Frosty) and two outdoor fishponds with koi ,goldfish and turtles.
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Years in Practice: 36

Texas A&M

Dr. Karol Sabo

Dr. Karol Sabo graduated from the School of Veterinary Medicine in Kosice former Czechoslovakia in 1989. For the short time after his graduation he worked at the state farm as a large animal veterinarian. He moved to the USA in 1990.

Dr. Sabo completed an Academic Review Program at Purdue University in 1995 and moved to Stillwater Oklahoma where he completed an Evaluated Clinical Experience Program in 1996. Since then he is an associate veterinarian at Fairbanks Animal Clinic.
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Years in Practice: 23

Purdue University