Companion Animal Referral Form

The following form is to be used by veterinarians who are referring a non-emergent case to the Auburn University Small Animal Hospital.

For emergency referrals to the Auburn University Small Animal Hospital, please call (334) 844-4690 and press 3.

If this is a referral for Veterinary Specialists in Gulf Shores, please use the Gulf Shores Online Referral Form or call (251) 227-8480.

Once you have submitted this referral, please allow a minimum of two hours for data entry before having your client call us at (334) 844-4690 to schedule the appointment.

Supporting medical history and patient records are required in order to ensure that our clinicians, technical staff, and DVM students have the most up-to-date information regarding the referral. The faculty of the Bailey Small Animal Teaching Hospital emphasize that the basis for strong communication and a team approach to the patient’s care begins with the information you provide.

Please send supplemental patient records and lab work by email to or fax (334-844-6034) to the attention of: Referral Department.

Digital imaging can be emailed to or sent directly to our server via DICOM. Please include the patient/owner name as well as the service your patient is being referred to. If you need additional details about sending imaging, please contact the Referral Department at (334) 844-5230. This phone line is for the service of referring veterinarians and their staff only.