Dr. Stephen D. Coble joined Forest Oaks Animal Hospital as a veterinarian in the spring of 2016. Dr. Coble began working for Forest Oaks Animal hospital as kennel staff in 2002 while he was in high school and continued working here throughout his undergraduate and graduate degrees. Dr. Coble is native to North Carolina, growing up in Climax, NC.
Dr. Coble completed his undergraduate from North Carolina A&T State University in 2008 receiving his BS in Laboratory Animal Science. Dr Coble obtained his Veterinary Degree from North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2016.
Dr. Coble is interested in preventative medicine and surgery. In his spare time he enjoys going to the lake, farming on his small family farm and spending time with his wife, Michelle. Dr. Coble and Michelle have recently brought home two healthy twin daughters, Payton and Karsyn.
Thanks to advancements in veterinary care, today’s cats can live well into their teen years. It is not uncommon for cats to live to be 18 or even older. However, in order for cats to live a long full life, they need proactive veterinary care to stay healthy.
As cats age, they are at greater risk for ...