Chris Forstall, DVM

Dr. Chris Forstall, a New Orleans native, has been practicing in the area since 2005. Dr. Forstall attended Jesuit High School then went on to the University of Mississippi for his undergraduate studies. For his doctorate, Dr. Forstall took in the beauty of the Caribbean while at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. He returned home to Louisiana and completed his clinicals at LSU School of Veterinary Medicine in 2004 and has been practicing in the area since.

Dr. Forstall has now opened Southshore Animal Hospital in Metairie with the mission to work together with you as a team, to provide the best health care and quality of life possible, for all stages of your pet`s life.

Dr. Chris lives in the area with his wife Rachel; daughters Reese, Emery, and Brooke; and their dog Drake.


213 Live Oak St‎.
Metairie, LA 70005
Phone: (504) 831-7724


Monday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday: Closed


2221 Transcontinental Drive
Suite B
Metairie, Louisiana 70001
Phone: (504) 887-1770


Monday: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday: Closed