Our veterinary hospital is well equipped with advanced equipment and technologies to provide the highest standard of care for your pet.


At Morris Veterinary Hospital, we believe that regular checkups and wellness exams are critical to your pet’s well-being.


We are proud to provide Rayville and surrounding communities with state-of-the-art veterinary surgical procedures.

Preventive Pet Care and Veterinary Services

Began by Dr. Chris Morris in 1993, Morris Veterinary Hospital is dedicated to providing professional care to all the patients we encounter - large or small

Morris Veterinary Hospital

We offer specialized services, ranging from the routine annual physical and vaccinations to surgery and dental care. We also offer on-site boarding facilities.

Morris Veterinary Hospital offers a wide range of veterinary services for your pets.

If you’re ready to experience the best veterinary team in the area call (318)728-5599 to make an appointment now.
  • Vaccination
  • Digital Radiology
  • Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Preventative Care
  • Wellness Exams
  • Anesthesia
  • Dentistry
  • Diagnostics
  • Digital Radiography
  • Heartworm Testing
  • Laser Therapy
  • Microchipping
Morris Veterinary Hospital
Chris Morris
Dr. Chris Morris

Dr. Chris Morris grew up in Rayville and graduated from LSU Veterinary School. After two years in Jackson, Mississippi working as a relief veterinarian, he returned to start a practice based on enhancing the human animal bond through helping to maintain a better life for the animal friends we encounter daily.

Dr. Jean Aultman
Dr. Jean Aultman

Dr. Jean has worked with small animals for over 30 years. From a specialty feline practice in New Orleans to mixed practice in Bastrop and now small animal in Rayville. She works tirelessly to discover the answers to difficult cases presented to her.

Dr. Lyle Bennett
Dr. Lyle Bennett

Dr. Lyle Bennett worked during high school as a veterinary helper at our hospital. After graduation from Ross Veterinary School, Dr. Lyle returned to our hospital to work on large and small animals by performing surgery and providing medical care every day but Monday.

Why Choose Morris Veterinary Hospital

Choosing a veterinarian is an important decision. We believe that the more you know about us, the clearer your choice of Morris Veterinary Hospital will become. Here are some of the things you can expect from us:

Modern clinic

With our in-house X-ray capabilities, we can accurately diagnose your pet’s need in 20 to 30 minutes, so we ensure we’re addressing the right issue.


There is no substitute for experience. Over 30 years of practice has honed Dr. Morris and Dr. Bennetts expertise. We are proud to be your pet’s family veterinarian.


Morris Veterinary Hospital is a caring and compassionate small veterinarian practice with a fully trained support staff and a fully equipped hospital.


We strive to provide outstanding customer service. We try to make scheduling convenient and easy—so sick pets can be seen the day you call us.


In house point of care diagnostics by Abaxis including Hematology Analysis, Blood Clotting Times, Chemistry Profiles, Thyroid Levels, Phenobarbital Levels, and Urinalysis

Competitive Pricing

Our goal is always to provide the best value for your money. We do that by charging reasonable fees and providing exceptional veterinary care.

Got questions for Morris Vet Hospital

Our goal is to provide the best customer service and to answer all of your questions in a timely manner.

1. How do I make an appointment?

Please call 318-728-5599 to make appointments – We offer appointments from 7:30 to 11:00 and 1:30 to 5:00 daily Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. We are closed on Saturday and Sunday.  We also see walk ins – Appointments are priority but we do treat emergencies when presented.

Surgery must be scheduled – We perform surgery on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday – typically come in the day before surgery in order to have food withheld overnight and then stay the night after surgery

2. What is your payment policy?

We accept Cash, Check, American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa, and Care Credit. We do not bill unless previous credit history has been proven over the past 25 years.

3. Can I get health insurance for my pet?

Health insurance is available through Nationwide. We do not bill or file your health insurance claims. We will provide any necessary documents or reprint invoices as needed in order to help your filing of insurance claims.

Pictures from around Morris Veterinary Hospital of some of our patients and their owners.


1047 Highway 425
Rayville, LA 71269

Our Hours

Monday to Friday7:00 AM to 5:30 PM