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Welcome to PetFocus Westwood Hills Veterinary Hospital in Upper Tantallon, Nova Scotia

Westwood Hills Veterinary Hospital is located at Highway 103’s Exit 5 in the Sobeys Mall, Tantallon, near the Scotiabank.

Since opening, the hospital staff has increased to four Veterinarians, four Registered Veterinary Technicians, four Veterinary Assistants, four Client Care Specialists and a Site Coordinator. Dr. Rushton has a special interest in orthopedic surgery – he has moved these services to the new PetFocus clinic at Bedford South. Dr. Chris MacDonald is the Petfocus partner at Westwood Hills and he is joined by associate veterinarians Dr. Robert Doucette, Dr. Jane Corkum and Dr. Alex Hare.

Together with annual health exams and more frequent attention to senior pets, Westwood Hills provides complete medical care for your pets.

Westwood Hills Veterinary Hospital is also a Cat Friendly Practice accredited at the Gold level. Our staff handle and treat cats with understanding, gentleness and respect, and make every effort to ensure your visit is as stress-free for you and your cat as possible.

 

 

Meet the Team
I have always experienced excellent service here. My dog has mostly seen Drs. Hare and MacDonald but has seen…

Pam Doucette

My furbaby had a bad winter last year and the vets here were awesome to her. They took x-rays and…

Michelle Drysdale

Always great service and friendly staff. Very sympathetic when we had to say goodbye to our pets

Wendy Calnen

Dr. Corkum is amazing! She genuinely cares about our pug and offers great advice.

Deborah Christen

I have owned many dogs and visited many vets in my lifetime, but I have to say that Dr…

Shauna Bowie

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