Welcome to Keele Rutherford Animal Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Vaughan, ON
Call us at 905-417-2622

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If you live in Vaughan or the surrounding area in ON, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. Shankar Kothawar is a licensed veterinarian, treating all types of pets and animals. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.

Keele Rutherford Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Shankar Kothawar is experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Vaughan veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 905-417-2622 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Vaughan veterinarian office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Vaughan pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Keele Rutherford Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Shankar Kothawar
Vaughan Veterinarian | Keele Rutherford Animal Hospital | 905-417-2622

9222 Keele St. Unit- 19
Vaughan, ON L4J5A3

New patients receive 10% OFF first visit.

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Read What Our Clients Say

  • "I can’t thank DrShankar and his wife for all their support in caring for our dog Marley. They are so committed and professional and compassionate. We will not trust anyone but them with our dog. Thank you both so much!!"
    Loretta D.
  • "Great place. Extremely friendly. Was recommended through a friend and will continue to come here in the near future. (I initially planned to give a 5 star, miss clicked and hit 4 by mistake sorry!)"
    Richard S.
  • "Dr. Shankar is amazing. My dog is stubborn when it comes to going to the vet but Dr. Shankar made it possible so that my dog can be up to date with his vaccinations. A good veterinarian team."
    Monarch V.