NOTICE: For your convenience we have introduced the option to text our office with questions or inquiries. You may now receive text alerts for appointment confirmation, patient updates, and vaccination reminders. Please consider texting us for appointment arrivals or when you're here to pick up medication as our phone lines can become busy. At this time our lobby remains closed to the public. We will continue to follow local health and safety guidelines so that we are able to provide the best in veterinary care for you and your pets. In an effort to continue to provide the best possible experience for our patients, our office will be taking scheduled appointments only (including Friday and Saturday). This means for routine/non-life-threatening cases (i.e. Vaccinations, Nail trims, Check-ups) an appointment will need to be scheduled with one of our doctors. We will still be available for patients in need of emergency care. It is important to contact us prior to bringing patients who are in need of emergency care.


 Refill requests submitted from this link are for in-office refills only. Home delivery orders must be submitted through our online pharmacy. Please see our "Home Delivery"  page for all delivered prescriptions.



                                               

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Welcome to Ottawa Veterinary Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Ottawa,KS
Call us at (785) 242-3538

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If you live in Ottawa or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Our doctors are licensed KS veterinarians, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Ottawa Veterinary Hospital is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. We have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (785) 242-3538 or contact us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Ottawa veterinary office is very easy to get to - just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Ottawa pet owners.

At Ottawa Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Ottawa Veterinarians | Ottawa Veterinary Hospital | (785) 242-3538

1215 West 7th Street
Ottawa, KS 66067

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