Hinckley Animal Hospital, under the direction of Dr. Erin Kalo, is a full service small animal veterinary hospital serving clients and their pets in Hinckley, Medina, Brunswick, Richfield and the surrounding communities of northeast Ohio since 1979.
We utilize the most up to date equipment and information and we are committed to providing genuine care, comfort and the highest quality medicine and surgery to our patients and clients. We believe in nurturing the human-animal bond and helping your pets live healthier and longer lives. We pledge to provide you with the best professional veterinary care and to treat you and your pet with honesty, respect and dignity at all times.
Our health care team consists of licensed veterinarians, registered veterinary technicians, veterinary technicians, veterinary assistants, client services staff and a practice manager. They work side by side with Drs. Kalo and Skavdahl providing comfort and care to you and your pets. Our team works with you through the entire process of your pet's visit, medical treatment, surgery or hospitalization. We are here to help answer any questions or address any concerns you may have regarding your pet's health and well-being.
Our registered veterinary technicians are licensed by the state of Ohio and perform certain duties essential to our practice. They perform many of the same duties as registered nurses, however in addition registered veterinary technicians can perform laboratory testing and administer anesthesia and perform therapy laser procedures along with many other duties. Our veterinary technicians and assistants work with our registered veterinary technicians with a mission, to treat you and your pet with honesty, respect and dignity in a caring, friendly and compassionate environment.
Our Client Services representatives are dedicated to make your experiences with the Hinckley Animal Hospital convenient and time efficient including providing information and recommendation of available health care products. They are the friendly voices and faces that represent our hospital. We recognize that your time is valuable and we respect appointment times. We realize in many cases that you may have questions and we want to ensure they are answered before you leave; therefore our appointments are longer than most practices. Keeping to our scheduled appointment times allows us to spend the maximum amount of time with you and your pet. Please be on time for your appointment so you get the benefit of all your allotted time.
Our pet staff will also greet you when you arrive. The pet staff includes our Irish Setter, Reba, Beagle mix, Buddy and our cats, Fubar, Penelope and Five.