Animal Clinic of Oxford

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The outside of our veterinary hospital in Oxford MS
  • Mon-Fri: 7:30am - 6:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • For after hours emergency care, please call (662) 234-8022 to hear the contact information for the veterinarian on call.
  • Dr. Stephen R. Redding

    Dr. Stephen R. Redding

    A native of Lafayette County, Dr. Redding attended Mississippi State University and graduated from its veterinary school in 1991. After a year in Omaha, Nebraska at a large animal practice, Dr. Redding and his wife moved back to the Oxford area. Dr. Redding has been practicing at the Animal Clinic of Oxford since 1992.

    An avid outdoorsman, Dr. Redding enjoys hunting, horseback riding, and cattle farming. Each summer, Dr. Redding travels to Central America to do veterinary mission work with the Baptist Medical Dental Mission International.

    He is a member of the Mississippi Cattleman’s Association, on the Board of Directors for the Agricultural Mission Developmental Foundation, and Baptist Medical Dental Mission International. He is also a former member of the local Kiwanis club.

    Dr. Redding’s main interests in veterinary medicine are small animal infectious diseases and surgery, and beef cattle production medicine.

    Dr Redding’s wife, Mindy, is a professor in the psychology department at Ole Miss. They have three sons, Jonathan, Joshua, and Jared.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1992
  • Dr. C. Lee Payne

    Dr. C. Lee Payne

    A native of Corinth, MS, Dr. Payne attended Northeast Mississippi Community College and Mississippi State University. He graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. After graduating, Dr. Payne spent one year in Memphis, TN, before moving to Oxford and joining the Animal Clinic of Oxford.

    Dr. Payne enjoys training and trialing his labrador retrievers in licensed UKC and AKC hunt tests. He also raises one to two litters of puppies a year. He is an avid duck hunter and also enjoys fishing.

    Dr. Payne’s special interests are in canine reproduction and soft tissue surgery. He is a member of the Society for Theriogenology.

    Dr. Payne's wife, Rachel, is a graduate of the University of Mississippi School of Law. They have one daughter, Peyton, and one son, Brack. They are active members of Christ Presbyterian Church.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2001
  • Dr. Laura Nicholas Wilson

    Dr. Laura Nicholas Wilson

    A native of Oxford, Dr. Wilson began working part-time at the Animal Clinic of Oxford while in high school. She graduated from Oxford High School in 1992 and then attended Mississippi State University, earning her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1999. After graduation, Dr. Wilson spent six years practicing at a clinic near Atlanta, Georgia, focusing on small animal care. In 2006, she returned to Oxford and the Animal Clinic of Oxford.

    Dr. Wilson’s husband, Britt, is a native of Pontotoc, Mississippi, and is employed by Spectrum National Hardware. Dr. Wilson enjoys spending time with Britt, their daughter Loughran, and their son Brendan, as well as baking and reading. They are members of Oxford-University United Methodist Church.

    Dr. Wilson’s special interests in the veterinary field are endocrinology and feline medicine.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2000
  • Dr. Hannah Baskin Heaton

    Dr. Hannah Baskin Heaton

     Originally from New Albany, MS, Dr. Heaton began working part-time at the Animal Clinic of Oxford during her time off, while in undergraduate classes at Mississippi State University. She attended Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, earning her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in April of 2009. She joined the Animal Clinic of Oxford after graduation.

    Dr. Heaton's husband, Josh, is also a native of New Albany, and is currently employed by Spectrum National Hardware. They have a son and a daughter, Isaac and Emma. Dr. Heaton enjoys running, horseback riding, and cooking during her free time. Her family attends North Oxford Baptist Church.

    Dr. Heaton's main interests in veterinary medicine include equine medicine and reproduction, small animal internal medicine and oncology, and ultrasonography. Dr. Heaton is a member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2010