Our Doctor


Dr. Patricia L. Smith is Jewell Animal Hospital’s Veterinarian. She is Nationally Accredited Licensed DVM with over 20+ years of Veterinary Experience.   

  • Graduate of University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
  • Graduate of University of Missouri College of Agriculture (BS in Animal Science)
  • Member of AVMA
  • Member of GSLVMA

Dr. Smith is a St. Louis native who is married with three children.  She is extremely passionate about quality pet care.  She will take the time to explain your pet’s health in detail and will advise you on options you have to meet your pets personalized health needs.  

She is also passionate about helping rescue animals find loving homes.  Her passion translated to Judy’s Forgotten Jewells, her non for profit -no kill animal rescue which she started in 2006.  She believes that every animal deserves a chance to have quality pet care and a loving home.