The doctors and staff of the Ellisville Veterinary Hospital treat owners and their pets with compassion, honesty, and respect. We will strive to provide prompt, friendly care in a clean and safe environment.

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Welcome to Ellisville Veterinary Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Ellisville, MO
Call us at 636-227-7154



Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 636-227-7154!

If you live in Ellisville or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Our licensed MO veterinarians treat all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.
Ellisville Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Our doctors have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Ellisville veterinarian.
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 636-227-7154 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Ellisville veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page!


At Ellisville Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Dr. Zach Whitehead | Dr. Carter Smith | Dr. Doug Krofft | Dr. Craig Hummel

                                           Ellisville Veterinary Hospital | 636-227-7154

210 Clarkson Rd.
Ellisville, MO 63011

Testimonial

  • "The best vet I have ever gone to! Dr. Krofft is amazing and I didn't feel like I was being "sold" additional procedures or unnecessary tests. I was provided with do it yourself suggestions that resolved the issues we were having."
    Marta Kasza Wiggers / Ellisville, MO

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