Vets & ER Services

The following is a listing of veterinarians in the Athens area. Please ask around for references and to see which vet may be the best fit for your needs.

Allen Pet Clinic, 6 Johnson Rd., The Plains, 740-797-4755

Athens Veterinary Clinic, 16 Pomeroy Road, Athens, OH, 740-592-4282

Kroner Animal Care Center, 6301 Ervin Road, Athens, 740-592-1982

Masterson Vet Clinic, (Dr. Hern) 300 North Dr, Somerset, OH 43783, (740) 743-1426

Ohio Valley Animal Clinic of Athens, Della Drive, Athens, (740) 447-5022

Ohio Valley Animal Clinic, 39350 Union Ave, Pomeroy, OH 45769, (740) 444-5898

The Plains Veterinary Hospital, 71 S. Plains Rd, The Plains, 740-797-3344

Emergency Clinics

Parkersburg: A Vet Emergency Treatment, 41* miles, 304-428-8387. Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Emergency after hours: 6 p.m. to 8 a.m. weekdays and 4 p.m. Saturday to 8 a.m. Monday. You can reach the clinic during these hours and they usually have both a vet and one technician on duty. Location: 3602 Seventh Street, Suite B, Parkersburg, W.Va. Directions from Athens: Cross the toll bridge to Parkersburg and take the first right onto Murdock Avenue toward Rt. 50. Follow the signs for Rt. 50 east to the 7th Street exit. Get off this exit, turn right, and A Vet Emergency Treatment will be on your right.

Lancaster: Lancaster Animal Clinic, 47* miles, 740-687-1591. Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday; and closed on Sundays. After-hours emergency service: Call the number listed above and a veterinarian will be paged and call you back. Location: 1311 River Valley Blvd, Lancaster. Directions from Athens: Stay on Rt. 33 business route through Lancaster. Before the Lancaster mall, turn left onto Pierce Road (you will see a Target sign). Stay on Pierce Road and turn right at the first light onto River Valley Blvd. Take the first right onto River Valley Blvd. You will see the Lancaster Animal Clinic next to the Urgent Care Clinic.

Canal Winchester: Diley Hill Animal Emergency Clinic, 62.1 miles, 614-829-6444   Open 24hrs/day. Location: Take 33W to Diley Hill Rd. Turn Right on Hill Rd. Continue on Basil Western Rd, 9695 Basil Western Rd, Canal Winchester, OH 43110

Columbus: The Ohio State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital, 81* miles, 614-292-3551. Companion Animal Emergency Service: 8 a.m. – midnight, Mon. – Fri. and noon to midnight, Sat. and Sun. Location: 601 Vernon L. Tharp Street, Columbus. Directions from Athens: From US Rt. 33 W, merge onto I-70 W toward Columbus. Merge onto I-71 N via EXIT 101A toward Cleveland. Merge onto I-670 W via EXIT 109A on the left. Merge onto OH-315 N via EXIT 2B. Take the Lane Ave. exit toward Ohio State University/Hospital. Turn right onto W Lane Ave. Turn right onto Fyffe Rd. Turn Left onto Coffey Rd. Turn Right onto Vernon L Tharp St.

Capital Veterinary Referral And Emergency Center, 85* miles, 614-870-0480. The CVREC emergency department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 24 hours on all holidays. Location: 5230 Renner Rd, Columbus. Directions from Athens: From US Rt. 33 W, merge onto I-70 W toward Columbus. Take the Hilliard-Rome Rd North exit – EXIT 91B. Merge onto Hilliard Rome Rd./CR-3 N. Turn right onto Renner Rd.

Worthington (Columbus metro area): MedVet, 87* miles, 614-846-5800. Hours: 24 hours a day, seven days a week; no referral necessary. Location: 300 E. Wilson Bridge Road, Columbus. Directions from Athens: Take Rt. 33 onto the 270 north bypass. Stay on 270 to the Worthington exit (no. 23) – the second exit at Exit #23 US23 SOUTH. Exit and turn left at the first stoplight. Follow this road past fast food etc and MedVet will be down this road on your left in an area that looks like an office park.

Rascal Animal Hospital, Tuttle Crossing, 5830 Britton Pkwy, Dublin, OH 43016

* Approximate distance from the intersection of Court and Washington Streets in the City of Athens