PetCare Animal Hospital

Welcome to PetCare Animal Hospital in Cincinnati, OH. 

Dr. Peter Hill, along with the rest of the PetCare Staff, work hard to provide thorough, compassionate care for dogs, cats, birds and other exotic pets. Our mission is to provide all your pets with the most advanced and compassionate level of medical, dental and surgical care possible.

About Us
PetCare Animal Hospital opened its doors in 1986 in the Blue Ash area of Cincinnati. In order to provide advanced veterinary services to a greater number of concerned pet owners, Dr. Hill and his staff opened a new satellite location in the Loveland area in June 2008. Having practiced in Cincinnati for 30 years, Dr. Hill and his team of veterinary technicians, assistants and receptionists have cared for dogs, cats, birds and exotic animals throughout the tri-state area. Along with his full-time schedule caring for dogs, cats, birds and exotics at PetCare Animal Hospital, Dr. Hill is a staff veterinarian at the Newport Aquarium where he treats a variety of exotic animal species.

Dr. Hill and his staff at PetCare Animal Hospital are dedicated to the highest quality medical care and personalized service for you and your pet. Our modern facility is equipped with the latest veterinary medical care equipment. Dr. Hill keeps up-to-date on the latest veterinary medical techniques by attending frequent continuing education programs. The entire staff at PetCare Animal Hospital is dedicated to preserving and strengthening the trust you place in us by providing outstanding medicine and compassionate veterinary care for your dog, cat or exotic pet.
  • Mon-Wed: 8:30am – 6:00pm
  • Thu: 8:30am – 4:00pm
  • Fri: 8:30am – 6:00pm
  • Sat: 8:30am – 1:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • J. Peter Hill, DVM

    Veterinarian / Owner
    Dr. J. Peter Hill has cared for pets as a general practitioner for more than two decades. It is his mission at PetCare Animal Hospital to provide high quality pet health care so that pets may live longer, happier and healthier lives. Dr. Hill’s goal is to provide clients with access to cutting-edge products and services and authoritative educational content that focuses on enhancing the bond between a client and his or her pet.

    Dr. Hill received his Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science and a Master’s degree in Dairy Science, with a focus on Reproductive Physiology, at Ohio State University. He continued his veterinary education at the University of the Philippines College of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1983.

    Dr. Hill and his wife, Julie, are the proud parents of a daughter, Lily. Their family also includes three dogs, Lucy, Bella and Mia; three parrots named Gigi, Largo, and Toby; and a tank full of fish. When he’s not caring for animals at the hospital, Dr. Hill enjoys golfing, traveling, cooking, and going on hikes.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1985
    University of the Phillippines College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Jeremy M. Zola, DVM

    Associate Veterinarian
    A native of Cincinnati, Dr. Zola was born and raised in Blue Ash, where he attended Sycamore High School. Following the completion of his BA in Zoology from The Ohio State University, Dr. Zola spent a year living in Israel and working with many native Israeli wildlife species. After working as a Veterinary Technician for the next three years, he received his DVM from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Zola lives in Mason with his wife Felicia, his son Isaac and their dog Irie.  In his spare time, he enjoys exploring creeks and ponds, as well as hiking through forests. He enjoys working with all types of exotic pets, as well as cats and dogs.
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 26, 2018
    Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Jean Gladis, DVM

    Dr. Gladis has been with PetCare since 2014, but has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 20 years.  She has worked with both large and small animals, exotic pets, and wildlife.  She enjoys interacting with owners as much as her patients and educating them with proper medical husbandry and practices.

    Dr. Gladis spends most of her free time with her husband, Kurt, and their critters which include a lab (Woody), a dobe (Scarlet), a rescue lab mix (BeBe), two cats (Buell, the one eyed cat and Mew), and two adult bearded dragons (George and Spike). She is definitely the outdoorsy type, and enjoys kayaking, bird watching, biking, hiking and when the weather does not cooperate she likes to do woodworking projects and enjoys sketching and painting. Dr. Gladis has done lots of traveling and even lived in Australia for several years!
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    The Ohio State University
  • Lauren Brehob

    Business Director
    Lauren began her career at PetCare as a Veterinary Assistant in June 2010.  After years of hard-work and learning the business, she was promoted to Business Director in November 2014.  She still enjoys helping clients establish preventative care strategies to help their pets live a happy, healthy life but has really enjoyed working hands on with all of the reptile patients that come in.

    Prior to coming to PetCare, Lauren worked as an Operations Supervisor at the Newport Aquarium.  Outside of work she enjoys spending her time hiking, SCUBA diving, camping, and spending time with her family and friends. Lauren and her husband are parents to a little girl, a Louisiana Catahoula pup, a cat and a menagerie of reptiles.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2010
  • Meghan Alexander

    Veterinary Assistant
    Meghan has been at PetCare since November 2013. She enjoys the birds and cat patients the most.  At home, she is the proud mom to 9 rescue cats and a dog. Her free time mostly consists of nursing school and studying, but when she’s not studying she enjoys anything outdoors or riding her motorcycle.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2013
  • Ashley Houston

    Veterinary Assistant
    Ashley joined PetCare in August 2017.  She enjoys all the furry patients we see but her favorite are the scaley ones.  When she isn’t working, she volunteers at Arrowhead Reptile Rescue and coaches gymnastics.  Ashley also enjoys drawing and all outdoor activities.  She is the proud owner of an all grey cat named Berlioz, who she found as a stray kitten at 2 months old, and a crested gecko named Oscar.  If you see her in the office, feel free to stop and chat with her about the fish tank in the Blue Ash lobby – it’s another hobby of hers! 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2017
  • Kellie Acosta

    Veterinary Assistant
    Kellie started working at PetCare in September 2018.  She grew up in Cincinnati, but moved to Wichita, KS, to go to college.  She has degrees in Zoo Science and Field Biology. Kellie’s first job out of college was a zookeeper at Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita.  For 8 years she cared for birds, bats, and various small mammals.

    At PetCare, Kellie enjoys working with all of the different animals that come into the clinic.  When she isn’t working, she spends as much time with her family as she can.  Her family includes her husband, their daughter and one dog.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2018
  • Kilee Davis

    Veterinary Assistant
    Kilee started working at Petcare in April 2020. She enjoys spending time and making a difference in the lives of animals that come to PetCare. She makes it her number one priority to look after each animal as it comes in, ensuring that they are comfortable and have a stress-free stay in the clinic. This makes it an incredibly rewarding job for her.

    Kilee grew up in Lebanon, Ohio where she made taking care of and showing horses her life. She enjoys volunteering at Cincinnati Therapeutic Riding and Horsemanship. She also likes taking walks with her dogs and spending time outdoors. Kilee is involved with 4 Paws for Ability. She currently fosters her dog, Gypsy, as she helps train her to be a service dog. Kilee attends the University of Cincinnati for her last year of undergrad. She is majoring in chemistry and has hopes to further her education and passion in veterinary medicine.
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 14, 2020