Phone: (859) 781-7387* | Fax: (859) 781-7391 | Mon - Fri: 8AM - 6PM* | Sat, Sun: Closed | *Closed from 1PM - 2PM for lunch

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No appointment? No problem! We accept same-day urgent care appointments on Mondays-Fridays from 9am-5pm. Book an appointment online for same day urgent care services!

Wellness Wednesdays are here! Receive a free heartworm test or free feline leukemia test + a $25 credit for a future exam (up to $100 total value) when you bring your pet in for a wellness exam on Wednesdays in February!

Meet Our Team

Dr. Jean Pritchard

Dr. Jean Pritchard, DVM opened Fort Thomas Animal Hospital in 1990. She is known by her clients and community as a compassionate and highly respected Veterinarian. A Highlands Bluebird alum, Dr. Jean studied at the University of Kentucky and graduated with her DVM from The Ohio State University. She currently resides on a ranch in Ross, KY where her veterinary skills come in handy tending to her dogs, cats, cows, and horses.

Dr. Allen Turner

Dr. Allen Turner, DVM has been practicing at Fort Thomas Animal Hospital since 1995. He grew up in Western Kentucky and studied at Northern Kentucky University. He graduated Magna Cum Laude at the Auburn College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Turner’s interests include internal medicine and dermatology, as well as soft tissue and orthopedic surgery.

Dr. Helen Garber

Dr. Helen Garber earned her doctorate of veterinary medicine at The University of Edinburgh in 2018. She is from the Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati area and is thrilled to work with the community she grew up in. In her free time, Dr. Garber enjoys fitness, exploring, kayaking, playing guitar & piano, movies/books, & spending time with her family of 3 dogs, 1 cat, friends & her significant other.

Dr. Katherine Bachman

Dr. Katherine Bachman is originally from the Cincinnati area. She obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University in 2017. She underwent additional training following graduation, completing a year long rotating internship in emergency and specialty medicine at Coral Springs Animal Hospital in south Florida before returning to the Greater Cincinnati Area to practice. Her interests include surgery, internal medicine, dentistry, emergency medicine, and exotic animal medicine. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her two dogs, Jack and Remus, as well as hiking, reading, and traveling.




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