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What do our clients say?

  • My long term commitment (26 years?) to Westgate as our Veterinary Clinic speaks to the high regard I have for the care my pets and myself receive from all employees. I have always been pleased with the services we have received. Thank you! (9/2017)

  • Professional, kind, knowledgeable, patient, willing to answer any questions.(10/2017)

  • All of the staff are wonderful! (10/2017)

  • We have had nothing but great experiences at your clinic! Dr. Karlin is compassionate and makes our dogs' trips to the vet as comfortable for them as possible. (10/2017)

  • We absolutely LOVE Westgate! Our primary vet, Dr Hershey, truly cares about our dogs and our family. MANY thanks to everyone in your office, Dr Melin, Dr Aliano, Dr Perry, each and every vet tech. Kind, compassionate lovely people! (11/201717)

  • The doctors, and people at the desk are great... Friendly, helpful, and so patient with me....reassuring me I’m not bothering them (when I’m giving them SO much information, or trying to decide if I should bring her in and I ask so many questions) 😻 (11/2017)

  • From easy check-ups to major health crises, Westgate has been with us and our dog through the thick and thin. They strike the perfect balance of professionalism and expertise with empathy for pets and their owners. We know we're in good hands with WG. (12/2017)

  • You have cared for my dogs for many years and have always given us up-to-date treatment plans and options. I feel like you are partners with me in the long-term health of my dogs. (12/2017)

  • We’ve had nothing but excellent experiences with everyone at Westgate for the past six years. Love this clinic so much!! (2/2018)

  • We love Dr Melin (and so do our dogs) and would not go ANYWHERE else for vet care. We also love the nurses and techs who know our dogs right away. (2/2018)

  • For over 25 years, Dr Downie and Westgate Pet Clinic have taken care of our family dogs. We always receive professional, compassionate and timely care from everyone at the clinic. I highly recommend Westgate Pet Clinic! (3/2018)

  • Westgate is the best veterinary clinic I have used - ever! Over my adult life, I have had 5 Golden Retrievers, and used 5 different veterinary clinics. I have never had the confidence in the care and exceptional service provided by Westgate. (3/2018)

  • We have been using Westgate for over 40 years when Dr. Porter Senior was in charge. They have treated four of our dogs. I have always been happy with their work. (5/2018)

  • We see Westgate as our family! Dr. Alliano and the rest of the team has been more than we could have ever asked for through some of the best and hardest decisions we've made! As long as we own pets, we will never leave Westgate! (5/2018)

  • I really like and appreciate Dr. Hershey’s care. I have worked with other vets who did extensive testing and unnecessary procedures that were quite costly. So I would recommend Westgate if you can work with Dr. Hershey. (5/2018)

  • Easy to make appointments and very friendly staff. (5/2018)

  • The entire staff is knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful. Clearly everyone there loves dogs and everyone seems to enjoy their job. The vets always take time to listen, answer questions, and explain things so that we can understand. (5/2018)

  • 15 years of consistently excellent pet health care. (5/2018)

  • Very compassionate staff from the moment I walked in to when I departed. Felt very confident in the care my dog and puppy were receiving. (5/2018)

  • Everyone at the clinic is welcoming and knowledgable. They never seem annoyed at the multiple questions I ask. They help me deal with my anxiety about every little thing. Thanks everyone! (6/2018)

  • Vets and staff are very caring and thorough. We have been clients for over 25 years. (6/2018)

  • I used Westgate Pet Clinic for 16.5 years with my previous dog. She always received fantastic care. I now have a new dog and he is receiving excellent care as well. He has fear aggression. Clinic staff are very helpful and accommodating to his needs. (6/2018)

  • Your staff are all rock stars and Dr Perry is incredible!!!!!!!! We are very happy I recommend your clinic everywhere I go😊 (7/2018)

  • Westgate makes pet health easy and affordable. (7/2018)

  • The staff is so awesome my rock star there is Dr. Perry that doc is INCREDIBLE he takes time, explains everything in ways I understand he ❤animals I wish he was a people doc lol great and awesome place all the way around I recommend to EVERYONE (8/2018)

  • The veterinarians and staff at Westgate are always professional and greet us enthusiastically. Our vet Dr. Downey, is so very caring. She has taken care of my dog for 14 years with patience and optimism. It's a wonderful team! (8/2018)

  • I have been a client of Westgate for 27 years. The staff and especially Dr. Downie and Dr. Aliano have always shown compassion for my husband, me and our pets. (10/2018)

  • Love Westgate! Everyone is so friendly and I feel that Coda is taken care of. Very knowledgeable and always leave feeling good! (10/2018)

  • Dr. Bury. She is outstanding! She loves her job and treats each pet/family like we are her favorite. I always feel like we get extra special care from her, but I know all of her patients/families feel that way! She is smart, pragmatic, empathic! (10/2018)

  • Empathetic, Sympathetic, and Timely. (10/2018)

  • I appreciated that Dr addressed that our first meeting was a whirlwind and took the time to get to know our cat and her personality. Then explained what she was going to do and what we could expect from the sessions going forward. (12/2018)

  • The staff, from the technicians to the vets, is always so friendly and helpful. You will always be my first choice for Carmello and any other furry brother and sisters that come after :) (12/2018)

  • Westgate has been taking care of my pets for over 20 years. I presently have a dog that's aging and I want to keep him in my life as long as I can. My vet(s) have been exceptional at providing preventative care for my dog, the cost, however, is high. (12/2018)

  • I trust that my pet is getting the best care possible. (12/2018)

  • The entire staff is understanding of my dog's special needs due to his reactivity. They take great measures to make sure his experience is as positive as it can be and that I understand everything I need to do to keep him happy and healthy at home. (2/2019)

  • The vets and assistants are always kind and take their time to answer my questions. At my most recent visit, Dr. Perry gave me options to care so I could decide what I thought was the best choice for my dog. I appreciate that. (2/2019)

  • Both of our dogs received thorough, knowledgeable, kind, and compassionate care throughout their long lives. (And Dr. Melin is the best!) (2/2019)

  • Quick, Concise, Empathetic, and Appreciative! (2/2019)

  • We followed Dr. Bury to Westgate. She is a wonderful vet. Kind, caring and knowledgeable. However, we really are impressed with the rest of the staff now too. They love our dogs almost as much as we do. (2/2019)

  • Your staff is so kind and caring towards my very nervous dog and really try to keep her as calm as possible during her visits. (3/2019)

  • Westgate truly cares for my dog Sandy — incredibly knowledgeable, thorough & compassionate. Thank you! (3/2019)

  • Two outstanding exotic vets for our guinea pigs (two neuters, two infections, and mites in a new pig). Treated with respect and most importantly, knowledge of the animal. We appreciate everything Dr. Perry and Dr. Reed have done for our pigs. (3/2019)

  • Our dog Sonny has some anxiety and fearfulness. Dr. Hershey and the team at Westgate is patient and accommodating, making the whole experience much less stressful. (4/2019)

  • I love Dr. Reed and the entire staff. Everyone is very kind and knowledgeable, always accommodating (4/2019)

  • We have been coming to Westgate for many, many years and think it is one of the very best group of vets. We have recommended them to others on many occasions. (4/2019)

  • We love Westgate and the vets and techs are wonderful and knowledgeable. We never worry when our dog is in your care, thank you for everything you do! We recommend you to everyone we know. 😁 (04/2019)



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4345 France Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55410
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