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Welcome to Westside Animal Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Cincinnati OH

Call us at (513) 574-5000


If you live in Cincinnati or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Jack A. Shepherd is a licensed OH veterinarian, 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.

Westside Animal 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. Dr. Jack A. Shepherd has 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 Cincinnati 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 (513) 574-5000 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Cincinnati veterinarian 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 Cincinnati pet owners.

At Westside Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Jack A. Shepherd
Cincinnati Veterinarian | Westside Animal Hospital | (513) 574-5000

6532 Glenway Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45211

Office Hours

Hours by appointment only

Practice Hours


8:30 AM-7:00 PM


8:30 AM-6:00 PM


8:30 AM-7:00 PM


8:30 AM-6:00 PM


8:30 AM-6:00 PM


8:30 AM-12:00 PM




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What our clients say about us

  • "We have been taking our four cats to Westside animal hospital for years. Dr. Shepard and his team are amazing! Very accommodating, professional, and personable. The quality of care keeps us coming back."
    Brianna H. // via Yelp
  • "I've been visiting Dr Jack for a bunch of years. I love that they're fantastically wonderful with my fur babies. My cat is not the most friendliest out there, but the staff treat her great!!"
    Heidi H. // via Facebook
  • "Excellent groomers, friendly staff, flexible with drop-off and pick-up. I would highly recommend this for anyone on the West Side who needs their dog "sheared," as it were. My dogs don't mind going at all."
    Jeff S. // via Facebook
  • "I have been coming here for years with all of my animals and love it!! I also have several family members that use them as well. Highly recommended."
    Chrissy S. // via Facebook
  • "I would like to thank Dr. Shepherd, and his staff, for the excellent care provided to my older cat. This was our first visit. Everyone was very nice and Dr. Shepherd took the time to answer all my questions in detail. We'll return."
    Louanne H. // via Facebook
  • "The staff at WSAH are amazing and super friendly they offer boarding and grooming at affordable prices check them out for sure."
    Ashley G. // via Facebook
  • "The staff is very professional and friendly. I would highly recommend them to anyone!"
    L. Danyetta N. // via Facebook

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