Welcome to Werntz Memorial Animal Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Pittsburgh PA
Call us at 412-243-2401

Established in 1919, Werntz Memorial Animal Hospital provides exceptional veterinary care with welcoming, personalized service. From wellness checkups and preventive care to disease management, we offer quality services for all stages of your pet's life, including vaccinations, spaying, neutering, dental care, surgery and specialty referrals. Many families who walk through our doors have been with us for three generations. This loyalty is important to us, and our family practice continues the traditions that clients have trusted for nearly 100 years.

Our practice philosophy centers on providing personal service to each individual client and pet. We strive to meet needs and exceed expectations at each stage of care.

We have been working towards this goal for many years, serving the families of many of our customers for 3 generations.

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 412-243-2401 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Werntz Memorial 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 Pittsburgh pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

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


Dr. David Sherer
Pittsburgh Veterinarian | Werntz Memorial Animal Hospital | 412-243-2401

75 Verona Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15235

Meet Our Skilled Team

  • Dr. Dave Sherer VMD

    Dr. Dave Sherer has always had a close bond with animals. He was especially close with his family’s dog Buster when he was growing up. Dr. Sherer’s dad- the original Dr. Sherer was a physician (a cardiologist) by trade. As he moved through his schooling- he knew the best way to combine these two loves was to become a veterinarian.

  • Shelly
    Hospital Manager

    Shelly Lives in the Pittsburgh area. She has worked in different areas of small animal veterinary care for 17 years. She has four cats: Zim, George, Lydia, and Yoda. In her spare time she likes spending time with her grandson and being at the beach.

  • Scott
    Veterinary Technician

    Scott was born and raised in Pittsburgh and following high school attended Median School to become a veterinary techician. Following graduation he worked for the University of Pittsburgh in biomedical research. He then relocated to Naples Florida, where he worked as a county shelter technician/animal control officer. After 7 years in Florida, working in almost every aspect of the field, Scott moved back to Pittsburgh 5 years ago where he is enjoying raising his 2 kids (Kylin and Kendall) with his wife Sara. Scott raised many reptiles in the past and currently has a Pug and a Boston Terrier (Fiji and Roxy). In his spare time he enjoys disc golf, watching sports and spending time with his family. After 16 years in the field Scott's love for animals is just a strong as it was when he decided this was to be his career path.

  • Emily
    Veterinary Assistant

    Emily started at Werntz Memorial in the summer of 2015, shortly after moving from her hometown in Upstate New York. She graduated from Oberlin College in Ohio in 2013, with a degree in biology and a minor in chemistry. Emily will be starting at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in late summer 2016, accompanied by her cat, Pippa. In her free time, Emily enjoys hiking, playing the violin, and traveling- including a semester abroad in Australia, where she hopes to return one day!

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  • Wonderful, caring, and affordable vet. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Prices are VERY affordable. Staff is knowledgeable as well. I will never go anywhere else. BEST VET HOSPITAL AROUND! Dr. Sherer

    - Erin Henicle

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Monday

9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Tuesday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday

9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Thursday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sunday

Closed

Monday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday
Closed