Higley Road Pet Clinic

Higley Road Pet Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Gilbert, Arizona. The professional and courteous staff at Higley Road Pet 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. Higley Road Pet Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Gilbert and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find our more information about how Higley Road Pet Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
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  • 866 N. Higley Road
  • Gilbert,Arizona 85234
  • Phone: 480-396-9800
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  • Mon-Fri: 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hrs: 1st Pet Care- Higley + Southern
  • 480-924-1123
  • Dr. Gary Oliver, DVM-Owner

    Dr. Gary Oliver was born in Phoenix and grew up in Mesa, Arizona. During high school he found his passion for Veterinary medicine when he began as a volunteer at a Small Animal Veterinary Clinic near down town Gilbert. After attending both University of Arizona and Arizona State University for undergraduate studies, he earned his veterinary degree from the University of London, Royal Veterinary College. Dr. Oliver has been practicing Veterinary medicine in the East valley, primarily Gilbert and East Mesa since 2000. He prides himself on patient follow up, client communication and enjoys working with local rescue organizations.

    Dr. Oliver is married with 4 children. He and his wife spend most of their time caring for the many animals they have at their home which includes dogs, horses, goats, chickens, ducks, a donkey and a pot belly pig. Dr. Oliver also loves traveling when he can and enjoying the great outdoors.


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2000
    Royal Veterinary College, London
  • Dr Sarah Wilken-Harris, DVM

    Dr. Sarah Wilken-Harris grew up in Saint Louis, Missouri. Becoming a veterinarian was a life-long dream, and she has worked in the veterinary industry since she was 16 years old. She went to undergrad and veterinary school at University of Missouri. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine but has a passion for internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, and dentistry. She practiced at a very fast paced hospital in Las Vegas for 4 years prior to moving to Arizona in the spring of 2019 to be closer to family before the birth of her son. Dr. Wilken loves being able to help animals and their owners and strives to provide the best care possible. 

    Dr. Wilken-Harris and her husband have 3 rescue dogs, a beagle and 2 poodle mixes. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching the Cardinals and Chiefs, reading, swimming, and enjoying the nice Arizona weather.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2015
    University of Missouri
  • Claudissa, CVT, Office Manager

    Claudissa was born and raised in Arizona. She began working for Higley Road Pet Clinic in 2005 as a veterinary assistant and slowly worked her way to office manager. She graduated from University of Arizona with a bachelors in Veterinary Science in 2010 and went on to get her associates in Veterinary Technology from Penn Foster. Claudissa went on to become a certified technician in 2016. Claudissa can be seen working in all areas of the clinic but enjoys being one of  the surgical technicians the most. 

    Outside of work Claudissa spends time with her husband, baby girl, and two dogs , Ragnar and Godric. She enjoys reading, watching movies, and spending time with family. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2005
    Penn Foster College
  • Lauryn, Lead Receptionist

    Lauryn is originally from Northern VA and lived there most of her life. Lauryn recently moved to Az in January of 2016. Lauryn started working in the veterinary field in 2005 and has enjoyed working as a receptionist ever since. 

    Outside of work Lauryn enjoys spending her free time with her husband. Together they enjoy exploring Arizona and traveling. Lauryn also enjoys painting, collecting crystals, and crafts. She has a cattle dog mix named Duke and a cat named Milo.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2005
  • Sonia, Receptionist

    Sonia is originally from Chihuahua, Mexico and came to Arizona when she was just 3 years old. Sonia joined Higley Road Pet Clinic in 2017 and is a wonderful asset as she is fluent in both English and Spanish. She has been working in the Veterinary field as a Receptionist since 2008. Sonia is very detailed oriented and enjoys working with all of our wonderful clients and their pets.

    Outside of work, Sonia loves spending time with her husband as well as traveling to visit her two sons and her four grandchildren. Sonia also has two very spoiled dogs named Juicy and Lilo.


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2008
  • Jessica, Veterinary Technician

    Jessica is an Arizona native. She has been working in the veterinary field for about 3 years now. In 2016 she graduated from Carrington College with her veterinary assistant degree. Jessica is a great asset to the team as she is fluent in both English and Spanish.

    Outside of work, Jessica enjoys working on her truck, attending car/truck shows, hiking, and going to the gym. She has a little Chihuahua named Nube.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2016
    Carrington College
  • Kara, Veterinary Technician

    Kara is originally from Peoria Illinois and moved to Arizona in April 2018. She has been working in the veterinary field for 5 years. She has graduated with her veterinary assistant degree from Animal Behavior College and is currently working on her veterinary technician degree through Penn Foster. 

    Outside of work, Kara enjoys hiking, eating chocolate, watching Netflix, traveling, and being awesome. She has the best Beagle in the world named Javi.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Animal Behavior College
  • Shannon, Certified Technician

    Shannon is originally from Illinois. She moved to Arizona at the age of 1 and has been here ever since. Shannon started working in the veterinary field in 2008 and graduated from Pima Medical Institute with her veterinary assistant degree that same year. She went on to get her technician degree and graduated with honors in 2013. She is currently a certified technician. 

    In her free time Shannon enjoys spending time with her boyfriend Steve and enjoys comics, especially the Avengers. She also enjoys shows about true crime, and likes art and music. Shannon has three pugs named Bella, Buckey, and Parker.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Pima Medical Institute
  • Shiloh, Veterinary Technician

    Shiloh is also an Arizona native and has lived in the Phoenix area her whole life. She completed her veterinary technology degree at MCC and has been working in the veterinary field for the past two years in a lab setting. She is very excited to be working in a general practice setting and learning more about the veterinary field. She plans on taking her technician certification test in the near future.

    Shiloh likes to be very active in her free time. She enjoys reading, rollerblading, hiking, drawing, and baking. She also enjoys watching movies and hanging out with her friends. Shiloh shares her free time with her Husky Aspen and her Australian Cattle Dog Artemis.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2019
    Mesa Community College
  • Molly, Veterinary Assistant

    Molly was born and raised in Arizona. She has recently completed her veterinary assistant degree at Pima and is brand new to the veterinary field. Molly is very excited to be working with our team and enjoys learning about the field. She plans to continue her schooling and work towards becoming a veterinary technician. 

    When not working, Molly enjoys spending time with her dog Maya. She also enjoys gaming and caring/learning about horses. 

    Years in Practice:
    Nov 24, 2020
    Pima Medical Institute