Welcome to Fosters Veterinary Clinic! This is a new practice in Tuscaloosa County, but is owned and operated by a veterinarian familiar to this area...Dr. James Canant. The practice is located in the Fosters Supermarket shopping center in the Fosters community at the intersection of Highway 11 and Gainsville Road. It is 10 minutes from downtown Tuscaloosa via Highway 11 or at Exit 62 on Interstate 20/59 west.

The purpose of this practice is to "provide veterinary medical care and surgery that is in the best interest of the pet and their owners". We offer the best care available to your pet while listening to the your concerns and wishes for your pet. We feel it is our duty to offer care for the pet and the owner.

Fosters Veterinary Clinic offers a wide range of services and products.

  • Surgery: We offer surgeries ranging from spay/neuters, ear and skin surgery up to orthopedic procedures.
  • Dentistry: Dental cleaning, extractions and routine dental surgery.
  • Preventative Medicine: Current vaccination protocols, heartworm and parasite medications.
  • In-house Pharmacy: Allows you the convenience of getting your prescriptions while visiting our clinic.
  • On-line Pharmacy: Allows you to have your prescription filled on line including prescription foods.
  • Diagnostic Imaging: Our digital x-rays allow for rapid evaluation or forwarding to specialist if needed.
  • Hospitalization: Is available for those pets who are in need for in house treatment and hospitalization.
  • Nutrition: Prescription and pet food is available.
  • Dermatology: Dr. Canant has a special interest in skin and ear problems of pets.
  • Appointments: Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are welcome and emergencies take priority.
  • Emergency Services: Emergencies will take priority during office hours and all after hour emergencies will be referred to Emergipet in Tuscaloosa.

We look forward to serving your pet and you!
Dr. James Canant

Vaccination Special

We are having a in-house rabies clinic during the month of June! All rabies vaccines will be $12.50!


Monday: 7:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday: 7:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday: 7:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday: 7:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 7:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

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