Welcome to Ohio County Animal Clinic, PLLC
Your Veterinarian in Hartford,KY
Call us at (270) 298-3109

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Since 1976, we have been offering quality pet care services. Our team will ensure that your pet is comfortable and feels at home.

We are a veterinary clinic providing pet surgery to pet boarding. You can be assured that your pet's health and well-being are our priority. We are committed to providing gentle and personalized care for your pet.

Our veterinarians, Dr. Ann Ayer and Dr. Elizabeth Lile, have years of experience and provide compassionate pet care. At Ohio County Animal Clinic, PLLC, we ensure a relaxed and calm atmosphere for your pet's treatment. Call us today for an appointment (270) 298-3109.

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 (270) 298-3109 or contact us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our veterinary 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 our pet owners.

At Ohio County Animal Clinic, PLLC, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Ann Ayer, Dr. Elizabeth Lile
Hartford Veterinarian | Ohio County Animal Clinic, PLLC | (270) 298-3109

986 Oakwood Drive
Hartford, KY 42347

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Read What Our Clients Say

    Dr Ann Ayer is just the "Bestest"She and her excellent staff, took care of our little "Dobbie G. Butts" from the time he was two days old until the day 13 years later he was helped to the Rainbow Bridge. I live almost an hour away from her office, but I never thought twice about going the distance because I wanted Dobbie to always have the best and that he did, Dr Ann Ayer and staff!!!

    Cheryl B.

    Excellent staff, they have been caring for "Lucy" since she was born and I am very pleased. Have boarded her with them and she seems to love going. I highly recommend this clinic, and Lucy gives it two paws up!

    Barbara Alford M.

    I loved the people and the environment here. Such a great place for my little guy:) max loved everyone there and they were so sweet and gentle with him !! She was very good at knowing what was wrong and taking action to fix it..Will always take him there from now on :)

    Hub Megan C.

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