Welcome to Erie Animal Hospital

If you live in Erie or the surrounding area in PA, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Our doctors are licensed veterinarians that specialize in treating dogs and cats. Your pet's health and well being are very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care!

Erie Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital seeing both emergency cases and less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Our doctors are experienced in a multitude of conditions and treatments. As part of first-rate pet care, we offer additional services including ultrasound, prescription diets, boarding with a separate area for cat condos, dental cleanings, and glaucoma screening. We are also proud of our cat lobby, where cats and their owners can relax in a quieter environment before entering an exam room.

Erie Animal Hospital

PET EMERGENCY?

For after hour emergency care, please contact the Northwest Pennsylvania Pet Emergency Center at 814-866-5920

Meet Our Doctors

Learn Who We Are

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    Dr. Diane Ventrello

    Dr. Ventrello graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1995. After practicing in Cincinnati OH for 4 years, she rejoined Erie Animal Hospital, having worked here during high school and college years. Dr. Ventrello's professional interests include feline medicine, behavior, and client education. On a personal note, Diane enjoys pickleball, volleyball, racquetball, reading, beach glass collection, and jewelry design, and free time with her 6 cats.

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    Dr. Brian Ulrich

    Dr. Ulrich graduated from The Ohio State University in 2004. Erie Animal Hospital welcomed him back after graduation, appreciating his dedication and work ethic when he worked here prior to vet school. Dr. Ulrich’s professional interests include surgery and internal medicine. On a personal note, Brian enjoys reading, spending time with his wife Stefanie, friends, and his 2 dogs and 2 cats.

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    Dr. Raylene Hinely-Schroeck

    Dr. Hinely-Schroeck graduated from The Ohio State University in 1994. She rejoined Erie Animal Hospital in August of 2010. Dr. Hinely-Schroeck's professional interests include internal medicine, dermatology, and ultrasound. She has attended multiple education courses to expand her ultrasound knowledge. On a personal note, Raylene enjoys scrapbooking, creating and painting ceramics, time with her dog and cat, and camping.

Testimonial

  • I really appreciate Erie Animal Hospital. I moved here in September and had to leave my vet of 30 years. The knowledge, kindness and expertise of my Erie vets is very appreciated by me and my "kids".

    - Patricia Reavel 9/23/22
  • Always treated with kindness here and any questions I have are always answered. I know you guys have a very tough job but I know Leo and I appreciate everything you do for him. Thank you.

    - Unknown author 9/23/22
  • The staff has always been very helpful. My dog needs special care when I bring him in because he isn't friendly and they are always excellent.

    - Susan Patterson 9/18/22
  • Dr. Ulrich and Dr. Ventrello are always extremely thorough, but patient and gentle with my dogs, Pearl and Taco. All the staff are kind and helpful and it really eases my anxiety and my dog's anxiety about going to the vet.

    - Caitlin Kent 8/18/22
  • Three generations of pets and still the only one we trust and depend on when our fur babies need vaccination medicine and care, The team works hard for you and your fur babies with love and understanding care.

    - Harry Burroughs 7/24/22
  • Dr Ulrich has been our vet for over 10 years. He always provides quality care for our pups. We highly recommend him and Erie Animal Hospital

    - Carol A Trohoske 7/5/22
  • I trust you with the life of my pet, who is a member of my family. You have never let me down.

    - Greg Yahn 5/20/22
  • The Vet is great! The surgery for Kanela went well. The tech that was with me all day was amazing, having taking all three & getting them all in was a challenge. I drive from Ohio to this hospital because it's the best!

    - Karla Chardon 5116/22
  • Our first experience was amazing. The staff was very friendly. They took the time to explain what was needed and the cost. They answered all of my questions with clarity.

    - Rebecca Gonzalez 3/24/22
  • Everyone is friendly and have taken wonderful care of all my pets throughout the years. They are very professional and knowledgeable.

    - Unknown author 5113/22
  • I have been a customer for many years and feel confident bring my animals there, Dr. Diane is excellent, explains thoroughly and I feel very confident in her treating my animals

    - Donna Maycock 3/24/22
  • Dr Hinely-Schroeck and Dr Ulrich are wonderful veterinarians. They are knowledgeable and provide excellent care for my pets. The staff is excellent and friendly. Highly recommend Erie Animal Hospital.

    - Lynn Kudlak 1/23/22
  • Superlative services from the first visit. Friendly and professional staff who provide service with a smile. Our boys are always in great hands when they're here.

    - Debbie Burton-Sleet 12/17/21
  • I have been a client of EAH for several years, and have always been happy with their care of my cats.

    - Linda Karlen 11/24/21
  • The staff and veterinarians are very thorough and helpful. They were friendly and very good with both of my dogs. I have been taking my pets to Erie Animal Hospital for the past 20 years and highly recommend them!

    - Susan Bajoras 11/12/21
  • The staff are all so friendly and welcoming via phone. And in person they greet you with a smile and made us feel like our Marco was the most important doggie there!

    - Rhonda Campbell 5/23/20
  • Dr Vanscoy and Jasmine went above and beyond to make sure Nikki had the time to become comfortable with them. We were very impressed with their caring concern for her comfort.

    - Pamela Caswell 11/6/21
  • The staff and Dr Vanscoy are always courteous and professional. They care about their pet patients and the accompanying humans.

    - Roderic Showers 10/16/21
  • My family has had Erie Animal Hospital care for our pets for almost 50 years. Always the best care. And Dr. Ventrelio is a great partner in our cats' health.

    - Shari Gross 9/19/21
  • Dr.Ventrello is a most excellent Vet. She is thorough, kind, does not rush you and answers every question. And she is very compassionate toward our dog. The staff are professional, kind to us and our dog, and very friendly

    - Pat Kowalski Colvin 9/18/21
  • Dear Dr. Brian & Staff: After 4 decades with all our Kitties, the understanding and caring nature is exceptional.... we are going through a difficult time in society and that is taken into consideration. Thank You for All You Do!!

    - Lou Aliota 5/22/20
  • Staff is very professional and friendly. They are always ready to answer any questions we have regarding our pet's health. During this corona virus they took extra precautions to ensure our safety and theirs.

    - Joyce Sral 5/18/20
  • I have had a great experience with all the doctors, they are kind caring and courteous.

    - Cherie Reppart 5/7/20
  • I have been coming to Erie Animal Hospital since I was a little girl and my parents brought our pets here. I am now 63 and it's still the only place I will bring my pets to! Love everyone here! And everyone treats me and my pets wonderfully!!

    - Heidi Williams 4/20/20
  • I have been coming to Erie animal hospital since 1970. I have always had kind and exceptional service. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable.

    - Karen Alloway 3/19/20
  • Mimi has been under your care since being a puppy. I put my trust in your staff and she enjoys coming in to see you.

    - Marlene Robertson 1/11/20
  • The staff is always awesome and we absolutely love and appreciate Dr Ventrello!

    - Patricia Kowalski Colvin 1/5/20
  • Erie Animal Hospital truly cares about us and our fur baby. They always explain everything thoroughly and address any and all concerns we may have. They pricing is fair. We would eagerly recommend them.

    - Amanda Phanco 11/2/19
  • Started using Erie Animal Hospital in 1975 because it was close to my home at that time. Stayed with them because of the excellent care my pets have received over the years. Doctors and staff are compassionate, knowledgeable, and friendly. Will stay

    - Christy Baer 1/26/19
  • Everyone is wonderful....the techs, front office & the doctors. When I call with a concern or questions, I have an answer within an hour. I've had to put down two pets at the hospital, and everyone was very kind. My dog Roxie loves visiting with the girls.

    - Sandy & John Pavlinko 1/26/19
  • Very personal and caring staff. Reasonable rates and follow-up was great.

    - Larry Edwards 1/25/19
  • I have taken all of my pets here. The vets are very caring and knowledgeable. They take the time to address every question and pursue every avenue for your fur babies to get well! Especially Dr. Ulrich. He is so thourough and patient. He is an excellent vet!

    - Jessica Erdely - Erie, PA

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Office Hours

Monday

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Saturday

8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sunday

Closed

Monday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday
Closed

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