Why join us

Westwood Hills Veterinary Hospital is located in Tantallon, NS and is a bustling 4-doctor hospital with a wonderful support staff. Together with annual health exams and more frequent attention to senior pets, our team provides complete veterinary medical care to dogs and cats in the community.

Westwood Hills Veterinary Hospital is also a Cat Friendly Practice accredited at the Gold level.

In addition to the fulfillment we get from caring for cherished animals in the hospital, we take great pride in being an important institution in our community. Tantallon is a tranquil suburban area that is only a 30-minute drive away from Halifax. Our hospital is conveniently located off Highway 103 and Hammons Plains Road, near various shops, restaurants and other amenities. Tantallon is surrounded by lush parklands and picturesque bodies of water including Hubley Mill Lake and Stillwater Lake—which altogether provide a beautiful background for work and play.

How to join us

For Veterinarian, Vet Student programs, and Registered Veterinary Technician opportunities, click the link below:

View Opportunities

For all other positions at our hospital (Client Care Specialist/Receptionist, Vet Assistant), email your resume to careers@westwoodhillsvet.ca

Dr Chris MacDonald is a wonderful veterinarian. He has been our go-to veterinarian for 20 years. This week,…

Andrew Boyles

IT'S THREE FOR THREE! Today we made our third visit to Westwood and I'm still coming away ever so impressed.…

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I have been going to Westwood Hills Veterinary Hospital for years with my dogs. I love them! I…

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Once again, we have had a wonderful experience with Westwood Hills Veterinary services. Dr. Rob Doucette did extensive oral surgery…

Brian Mackie

Woof! I have been taking my pets to Pet Focus\Westwood Hills since 1995 when I moved to the area.…

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