Welcome to Fifth Avenue Animal Hospital

Fifth Avenue Animal Hospital is conveniently located just north of Seattle in beautiful Edmonds, WA. We offer compassionate and high quality care to canine and feline patients. Fifth Avenue Animal Hospital is an independent, locally owned business.

Our focus is on wellness & preventive care.

We offer routine examinations, vaccinations, deworming, microchips, spay/neuter surgery, and more. When needed, we offer high quality medical, dental and surgical care.

Fifth Avenue Animal Hospital is cat friendly.

We have incorporated specific design features in our facility to make visits for feline patients less stressful.

We practice evidence based medicine.

Evidence based medicine ensures that your pet receives the most effective care available. This approach to care also ensures the best value for pet owners.


Chris Garg, VMD

Wellness Care

Regular wellness exams and care are necessary to ensure your pet is happy and healthy. Preventive care and early detection of disease can make a big impact on your pet’s quality of life. Fifth Avenue Animal Hospital offers a full range of wellness care services, including wellness exams, vaccinations, deworming, microchips, and spay/neuter procedures.

Fifth Ave Vet Edmunds Medical Services


Should the need arise, we are equipped to handle the diagnosis and treatment of sick pets. We commonly see skin disease, endocrine disorders, urinary issues, neurologic disease, cancer, and more. We work closely with local specialists when needed to ensure your pet receives the highest level of care.

Fifth Ave Vet Edmunds Dentist Services


The majority of the patients we see for routine examination suffer from undiagnosed dental disease.  We frequently see developmental problems, fractured teeth, gum (periodontal) disease, and more. These conditions can result in discomfort which goes unrecognized.

Our hospital has a dedicated dentistry suite equipped with state-of-the-art anesthesia and dental equipment, including a digital dental x-ray machine.  We are equipped to diagnose and treat a wide variety of dental conditions.

Fifth Ave Vet Edmunds Surgery Services


From routines spays and neuters to emergency procedures, Fifth Avenue Animal Hospital is equipped to perform most soft tissue surgeries. When needed, we work with local board certified surgeons to perform complicated and orthopedic surgeries.

Meet Our Staff

Dr. Christopher Garg, VMD

Chris Garg, VMD at Fifth Ave Vet Edmunds

Dr. Chris graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2005.  He then completed a medical and surgical internship at the renowned Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston.  After practicing emergency and critical care medicine for several years in Philadelphia and Seattle, Dr. Chris decided to transition to general practice. Dr. Chris’ professional interests include dentistry, soft tissue surgery, and ophthalmology.

Dr. Chris is a strong proponent of pet adoption and he regularly volunteers at the Seattle Animal Shelter.  Dr. Chris is also a volunteer search and rescue and disaster relief pilot with the Civil Air Patrol and WSDOT Aviation Emergency Services.

Jillian Fugleberg, LVT

Jillian Fugleberg, LVT at Fifth Ave Vet Edmunds

Jill received her Associate of Veterinary Technology degree from Yakima Valley Community College in 2014.

At work, her interests include assisting with dental procedures, performing COHATs, laboratory work, and preventative care.

Outside of work, Jill loves to hike and kayak around Washington State. She lives with her terrier mix, Ziggy, and two senior cats, Trixie and Rocky.