Department of Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
1130 Wire Road
Auburn, AL 36849
Dr. Chris Lea is a native of central Alabama and is a graduate of the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine (AUCVM). He joined the CVM faculty and the Auburn University Veterinary Clinic in 2015. Prior to joining the AUVC, Dr. Lea worked in private practice in Nashville and Atlanta.
Dr. Lea has been certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) specializing in Canine and Feline practice. His interests include internal medicine, dermatology, and preventative medicine. He holds state licensure in Alabama and is a federally accredited Veterinarian. He is also a certified Fear Free Veterinarian. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), and American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) serving as Co-Medical director for initial certification (2016) and Medical director for recertification (2018).