New Horizon named top veterinarian

ST. CLAIRSVILLE – New Horizon Animal Hospital is a state-of-the-art veterinary facility that offers a full range of pet care to area residents and is one of the best in the valley, according to readers of The Times Leader.

Owned by Dr. Jim Moore and Dr. Phillip Puskarich, the facility first opened its doors in May of 2006 with the two doctors and three employees. Today, New Horizon has grown into a 24-hour emergency care facility with six doctors (all graduates of The Ohio State University) and over 40 employees. Other veterinarians on the staff are Dr. Allison Bertram, Dr. Paul Schwartz, Dr. Tanya Hanna and Dr. Christi Hall.

The highly-qualified, energetic, caring staff is dedicated to the good health of your pet and your peace of mind.

Well equipped with two individual surgical suites, a dental suite and an isolation ward, the hospital and its staff are able to provide around-the-clock care and the highest quality veterinary service in the area.

New Horizon Animal Hospital, which was recently voted the top veternarian in the Best of the Valley and runner-up in pet boarding, practices orthopedics, dentistry and internal medicine, and also performs numerous in-house diagnostics as well as blood work, radiographs and ultrasounds. They also have a full-housed pharmacy available for their clients convenience.

And, as always, at New Horizon Animal Hospital your pet will receive the best tender loving care for times when you need to utilize the facilities top-notch boarding services.

Large heated runs are available for your pet’s comfort while they receive the dedicated personal attention from the staff. While at New Horizon, dogs are walked outside every three hours and all pets receive the kind of tender-loving-care they enjoy from their family….lots of hugs and individualized attention.

The goal at New Horizon Animal Hospital is to provide excellent veterinary care to their patients and sincere compassion to all of their clients … any time, day or night, seven days a week.

The facility is located at 52635 High Ridge Road (Belmont 214) near St. Clairsville. Appointments or additional information may be obtained by calling 740-695-VETS.

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