Firgrove Veterinary Hospital

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14816 Meridian E
Puyallup, WA 98375

Driving Directions

(253) 848-1563


  • Hours:
  • Mon-Fri: 7:00AM-8:00PM
  • Sat, Sun: 8:00AM-5:00PM
  • After Hours Emergency? Call: 253-474-0791
  • **Closed most Holidays**

Firgrove Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical and surgical facility, located in Puyallup, WA . The professional and courteous staff at Firgrove Veterinary Hospital seek 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. Firgrove Veterinary Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Puyallup, WA 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 Firgrove Veterinary Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

Our Mission
We strive to provide quality pet health and wellness services. Our goal is to assist your pet in living a longer, happier and healthier life.

In addition we provide our clients with access to leading edge technology, products and educational materials. We focus on enhancing the human animal bond.

Firgrove Veterinary Hospital Services

  • Acupuncture
  • Blood Transfusions
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cryosurgery
  • Dental Care
  • Echocardiogram/Holter Monitoring
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Endoscopy
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical and Cat Boarding
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Puppy and Kitten Care
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Senior Care
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

Firgrove Veterinary Hospital Staff Profiles

Susan M Shirley, DVM, Practice Owner

Dr. Shirley graduated Summa Cum Laude from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University in 1976.  She has owned Firgrove Veterinary Clinic since 1979. 

She currently enjoys the company of three dogs, Captain Beagador (Beagle Lab mix), Phoenix (Pitfall) and LuLu (Boston Terrier) as well as, 3 cats, Angel, Ginny and Sly.

In her spare time Dr. Shirley enjoys spending time in her garden.
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Years in Practice: 37

College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University

Matthew Barber, DVM

Dr. Barber joined our team in 2005.  He obtained his DVM at Michigan State University in 2004 and completed his internship at Washington State University. 

Dr. Barber shares his home with one cat, Bear (domestic short hair).

Outside of work Dr. Barber enjoys spending time with his wife (Dr. Kos), daughters and pets; hiking and traveling.
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Years in Practice: 11

College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State Universtiy

Heidi Kos, DVM

Dr. Kos joined our team in 2006.  She received her DVM at Washington State University with honors in 2005.
Dr. Kos shares her home with one cat, Bear (domestic short hair).
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time at home with her husband (Dr. Matt Barber), daughters, family, and pets; hiking and reading.
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Years in Practice: 10

College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University