- We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.
You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.
Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (706) 738-4589!
If you live in Augusta or the surrounding area and need trusted veterinarians to care for your pets – look no further. Your pets’ health and well being are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.
Westside Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine or emergency medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Gary Wilkes and Dr. Dustin Hawkins have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering routine pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our veterinarians.
We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutritional and preventative care, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, please call (706) 738-4589 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Augusta office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page.
At Westside Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Gary Wilkes
Dr. Dustin Hawkins
Your Augusta Veterinarians | Westside Animal Hospital | (706) 738-4589
244 Boy Scout Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
All major credit cards accepted
"We are excited about Chloe being a Westside Animal Hospital client. The fast appointment, fabulous staff and wonderful medical care exceeded our expectations. Thank you!"
"Thank you for your care with our dog, Dr. Hawkins! And thank you to the entire staff for being patient and kind with my energetic 3 year old. :)"
"We are new to Augusta and I got your name from our neighbor. We have always had a great experience with the staff and doctors at Westside. Your love for animals shows and we appreciate your reasonable prices! Thank you so much."
|Monday||8:00 am||5:30 pm|
|Tuesday||8:00 am||5:30 pm|
|Wednesday||8:30 am||12:00 pm|
|Thursday||8:00 am||5:30 pm|
|Friday||8:00 am||5:30 pm|
|Saturday||8:30 am||12:00 pm|
|8:00 am||8:00 am||8:30 am||8:00 am||8:00 am||8:30 am||Closed|
|5:30 pm||5:30 pm||12:00 pm||5:30 pm||5:30 pm||12:00 pm||Closed|
As your pet grows older, he or she may develop a range of diseases and conditions associated with aging, such as obesity, diabetes, arthritis and kidney disease. Despite the health problems often ...View Article
Many of the same health problems that affect us, including hearing loss, also affect our pets. Fortunately, most pets adapt very well to the disability with a little help from their owners.View Article
People and pets routinely died from infections before penicillin, the first antibiotic, was introduced in the first half of the 20th century. Today, veterinarians use antibiotics to treat many typ ...View Article
Does your pet regard your lawn as the perfect place to snack? Eating grass may not seem very appetizing to you, but your pet doesn't share your disdain. In fact, both dogs and cats enjoy eating a ...View Article
Motion sickness doesn't just affect humans, but can also be a problem for our animal companions. Although the easy answer to the problem is "don't take your pet for rides in the car," it's not alw ...View Article
Although it's name may sound harmless, bloat is a life-threatening emergency for dogs. The condition, formally called gastric dilation-volvulus (GDV), can quickly kill dogs if they don't receive p ...View Article