The Ultimate Guide to the Top Veterinarians in Pittsburgh

Posted on
November 17, 2018

Every pet owner needs a reliable place to take their special companion for quality treatment. Pittsburgh is filled with veterinary clinics and medical centers around every corner, but which ones should you check out?

Here are our picks:

  1. All Pet Animal Hospital
  2. Always Compassionate Veterinary Care
  3. Avalon Veterinary Hospital
  4. Holiday Park Animal Hospital
  5. Meadowlands Veterinary Hospital
  6. Pleasant Hills Pet Hospital
  7. Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic
  8. White Oak Veterinary Clinic

All Pet Animal Hospital

many different pet animals
‍Image courtesy of lorainanimalclinic.vetstreet.com

Location

5324 Route 8, Gibsonia, PA

Services Include

  • Routine check-ups
  • Dental, allergy, and dermatology care
  • Microchipping
  • Surgeries
  • Diagnostic services
  • Vaccinations

Details

All Pet Animal Hospital is highly experienced not only in caring for dogs and cats, but small pets such as hamsters, ferrets, and guinea pigs, or exotics, like reptiles and birds. They also offer extensive care for senior pets to help them stay happy and comfortable. The pet hospital has an on-site laboratory and pharmacy, which keeps costs down and your visit convenient.

Reviews

4.6 stars out of 5

The staff is always caring, helpful, and informative. Arguably “the best exotics vet in Pittsburgh.”

Always Compassionate Veterinary Care

heart shaped stethoscope

Location

4701 Clairton Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15236

Services Include

  • Routine check-ups
  • Laser therapy
  • Microchipping
  • Parasite prevention and control
  • Surgeries
  • Vaccinations

Details

Always Compassionate Veterinary Care accepts dogs and cats for treatment. They offer a wide range of services to keep your best friend healthy, including anesthesia and patient monitoring for when your pet is undergoing surgery. Additionally, you can sign up for a wellness program or nutritional counseling. A unique feature of this hospital is their home delivery service for pet medications. You can purchase your pet’s medicine and food online or refill prescriptions, and have it delivered to your house.

Reviews

4.5 stars out of 5

The entire staff is extremely kind and compassionate. They are committed to caring for pets as if they were their own and are especially good with cats. “Best vets office in the South Hills area.”

Avalon Veterinary Hospital

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‍Image courtesy of avalonvh.com

Location

120 Elizabeth Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15202

Services Include

  • Routine check-ups
  • Dental care
  • Microchipping
  • Surgeries
  • Digital radiography
  • Nutrition counseling

Details

At Avalon, patients are treated with compassion and respect, like family. The hospital cares for dogs and cats and offers house calls so your pet can receive the treatment it deserves even if it can’t be transported to the clinic. Avalon also has an on-site laboratory and online pharmacy.

Reviews

4.2 stars out of 5

Clients say “this is by far the most caring and responsive veterinary hospital that we have ever been to.” The services are reasonably priced and the entire staff is super friendly. They send out reminder cards, call to confirm appointments, and do follow up calls after appointments.

Holiday Park

illustration of cat in heartbeat lines

Location

1999 Golden Mile Hwy, Pittsburgh, PA 15239

Services Include

  • Routine check-ups
  • Dental care
  • Surgeries
  • Radiology and electrocardiography services
  • Microchipping
  • Dietary and behavioral counseling

Details

Holiday Park is a full service, small animal hospital. It includes an in-house pharmacy, surgery suite, x-ray capabilities, and a strong preventative medicine program. Holiday Park aims to treat your pet, but also provide guidance to keep them happy and healthy. Doctors and staff can offer advice when it comes to your best friend’s nutritional needs, behavioral problems, or general health.

Reviews

4.4 stars out of 5

At Holiday Park Veterinary Hospital, it’s obvious the doctors “really, really care for each and every animal they see.” They are compassionate, down to earth, and professional. Staff takes the time to talk to you about your pet and their health.

Meadowlands Veterinary Hospital

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‍Image courtesy of ITB Insider

Location

350 Meadowlands Boulevard, Washington, PA 15301

Services Include

  • Routine check-ups
  • Vaccinations
  • Preventative care
  • Surgeries
  • Radiology
  • Ultrasounds

Details

Meadowlands Veterinary Hospital strives to provide the highest quality medical and surgical services for your cat or dog. They have an on-site pharmacy and a wide range of medical services to care for your pet, including extensive advice and treatment for breeding and reproduction.

Reviews

4.7 stars out of 5

The staff always provides exemplary service. They are a welcoming, experienced facility with affordable prices. Some clients have been taking their pets there for 35 years!

Pleasant Hills Pet Hospital

Veterinarian holding dog
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Location

171 Green Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15236

Services Include

  • Routine check-ups
  • Preventative and dental care
  • Surgeries
  • Vaccinations
  • Tibial Tuberosity Advancement
  • Urgent and emergency services

Details

Pleasant Hills Pet Hospital tailors their treatment to each patient’s age, breed, lifestyle, and medical history to ensure your pet remains happy and healthy. They care for dogs, cats, and pocket pets. In addition to offering laser surgery and urgent care, they have a procedure called Tibial Tuberosity Advancement which repairs ligaments in dogs’ legs.

Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic

kitten & dog with stethoscope in mouth
‍Image courtesy of www.eaststatevetclinic.com

Location

211 E. McMurray Rd, McMurray, PA 15317

Services Include

  • Routine check-ups
  • Surgeries
  • Vaccinations
  • Preventative, dermatology, and dental care
  • Radiology
  • Ultrasounds

Details

Pleasant Valley focuses their treatment exclusively on cats and dogs. Staff is available by phone for consultations even during off hours, which is perfect in case you have a pet-related emergency. The clinic offers advanced surgeries, internal medicine, and uniquely, a puppy preschool for new dog owners.

Reviews

3.5 stars out of 5

The doctors treat your pets like family, are understanding, and willing to work with clients no matter what. They are especially calming for animals who are naturally anxious.

White Oak Veterinary Clinic

vet with kitten & puppy in arms
‍Image courtesy of alburtisanimalhospital.com

Location

3065 Jacks Run Rd, White Oak, PA 15131

Services Include

  • Routine check-ups
  • Diagnostic testing
  • Surgeries
  • Preventative and dental care
  • Radiology and electrocardiography services
  • Vaccinations

Details

White Oak provides a complete lineup of basic veterinary services as well as more advanced operations such as soft tissue surgery. They focus their care on dogs and cats and will supply referrals to specialists in the area in case you need a unique treatment plan for your pet. White Oak won Trib Total Media Reader’s Choice Gold Award for Best Veterinarian in 2015.

Reviews

4.4 stars out of 5

The doctors go “above and beyond” for their clients. You and your pets’ experience at this wonderful facility will be complete and professional.

No matter what type of animal you have, every pet deserves the highest quality treatment. This guide should give you a leg up on deciding where to take your treasured companion. Make sure to check out these different clinics so you’ll both be prepared for your next check-up!

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February 20, 2018
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