Bring in your new puppy or kitten for their first set of vaccines and receive a free exam!

Call us today at 937-378-6334 to take advantage of this exclusive offer.

Welcome to Georgetown Animal Hospital

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Founded in 1952 by “Doc” Wahl, the Georgetown Animal Hospital has provided quality veterinary care for over half of a century. We have a comprehensive in house laboratory, ultrasound, pharmacy, radiology, and dental equipment. Our doctors and staff attend frequent continuing education seminars to stay on the leading edge of veterinary medicine. We strive to educate our clients on the best medical care currently available for their pet and help them choose the pet care options that work best for their family.

If you have any questions or concerns please give us a call 937-378-6334 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. We are very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. 

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

Joan Gish DVM and Debra Chalker DVM
Georgetown Veterinarian | Georgetown Animal Hospital | 937-378-6334

9242 Hamer Rd.
Georgetown, OH 45121


  • "By far the best vet in the county! The Vet techs make you feel at ease as soon as you walk in the door and the doctors are amazing with the animals and their families. We have been loyal patients for almost 10 years and refuse to take our animals, aka our family, anywhere else!"
    Kayle Martin / Georgetown, OH

Meet Our Team

  • Dr.
    Joan Gish

    Dr. Gish grew up on a farm in northeastern Ohio, where she decided at the age of 9 that veterinary medicine was her passion. After graduating from The Ohio State University Veterinary program with honors in 1993, she joined the Georgetown Animal Hospital. She has enjoyed serving the people and pets of our community for more than 25 years.

    Dr. Gish’s family includes husband Bill and son Wes. Her fur family includes four cats Cheeto, Clementine, Cinnabon, Junebug and dog Little One. She enjoys spending time with her family and FCC soccer.

  • Dr.
    Debbie Chalker

    Debra Chalker graduated Cum Laude from Ohio University with a Bachelor in Science in 1991. She received a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University in 1995. She is a member of Omega Tau Sigma Fraternity, Ohio and The American Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Chalker always has had a passion for science and a strong bond with animals which led her to become a veterinarian. She has practiced veterinary medicine at Georgetown Animal Hospital for almost 20 years.

    Debbie enjoys being a small animal Veterinarian for dogs, cats, rabbits, and pocket pets. She and her husband, Doug, have 2 kids, Emma and Eli, 2 dogs, 4 cats, and 3 horses. In her personal time, she enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, reading, hiking, camping, and attending church.

  • Savannah Reed

    Savannah is our head veterinary technician. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati- Blue Ash with her Associate's Degree in Veterinary Technology in the spring of 2014. Savannah realized that she wanted to become a Veterinarian Technician in 2010 when she found a malnourished, sick puppy, named Bodhi whom she nursed back to health. She still has Bodhi and also has a cat named Lailah. In her spare time, she loves to go four wheeling, fishing, and spending time with her family.

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