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VCA Phoenix West Animal Hospital

VCA Phoenix West Animal Hospital

6530 West Indian School Road | Phoenix, AZ 85033

Call 623-432-8299
Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 3:00pm
Sunday Closed
  • Wellness Care
  • Senior Care
  • Client Education
  • Dental and Surgical Services
  • Preventive Care for all ages
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Bird Vet
  • Declawing
  • Exotic Animal Vet
  • Reptile Vet
  • Small Animal Vet
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Docking
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Medical Specialties
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam

We're more than an animal hospital! We're the place where pet parents know they can bring their pets for superb veterinary care that sets new standards for quality and kindness. For pets and pet parents alike, a trip to our clinic is an opportunity to see how our neighborly, welcoming staff cares for your pet as if it were their own, and treats you with the friendliness and respect you'd expect from an industry leader.

Ask us about Care Club, an easy way to make monthly payments for your pets wellness care so you don't have to worry. Ask us for details and pricing!

Some of our services and amenities include: Avians, Cats, Dogs, Exotics, Pocket Pets, Rabbits, and Reptiles, Complete medical care, In-house laboratory, Internal medicine, Orthopedics, Pain management, Vaccinations, Adult and Senior wellness, Appointments necessary, Surgery, Dental care, Radiology.

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Dr. Marian Ansems, DVM
Dr. Marian Ansems, DVM

Medical Director
School: University of Prince Edward Island

Dr. Marian Ansems joined the VCA Phoenix West Animal Hospital team as an associate doctor in 2000. She became the Medical Director in 2002 and continues to treat patients full-time. Born and raised on a farm in Nova Scotia, Canada, Dr. Ansems obtained her Bachelor of Science degree at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia. she then continued her studies in veterinary medicine at one of only four veterinary schools in Canada, at the University of Prince Edward Island. Tired of the cold winters and looking for adventure, Dr. Ansems headed south to sunny Phoenix Arizona... and found a great job with great people at Phoenix West!
Dr. Ansems is passionate about educating people on the best health care for their pets. She knows that by great service and education we have the best chance possible to allow our beloved pets to live longer healthier, and happier lives. She enjoys taking the time to get to know each client and pet. Dr. Ansems' veterinary interests include dentistry, internal medicine, surgery, and senior care of dogs and cats. She also enjoys working with birds, reptiles, and small mammals (rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, etc). Dr. Ansems did some additional training in exotic pet medicine and surgery in Boston at the well-known Angell Memorial Hospital and also at the Veterinary School of Louisiana State University.

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Dr. Janet L. Houser, DVM
Dr. Janet L. Houser, DVM

Associate Veterinarian
School: Colorado State University

A native Phoenician, she attended the University of Arizona for undergraduate studies. VCA Phoenix West Animal Hospital has been her "home" for 25 years. Her husband, Dr. Scott Houser, is a large animal veterinarian who works with horses,goats and zoo animals. They have two children that are both involved with baseball/softball. She volunteers as a Guide Dog puppy raiser. She enjoys jogging and riding horses.

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