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

A few weeks ago, I had to say goodbye to my old dog Brutus. It was sad & heart breaking…

Lise Chiasson

I have used Westwood Hills Pet Focus for almost 5 years. I couldn’t be happier with the staff. Every single…

Leslie Gluckman

Dr. MacDonald is very nice. My dog seems to really like him. Getting appointments are easy. The front staff are…

Skye Herritt

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

Kj H