Ohana in the News
As your Ventura Veterinarians, we are dedicated to our clients, their pets and our community. Sometimes, we’re doing pretty interesting and unique things that are worth sharing, either by the local media or us. We invite you to read our latest news below.
December 1, 2016
At Ohana Pet Hospital we recognize that sometimes your pet may have an immediate need to see its veterinarian. That’s why we’ve created the Ohana Urgent Care Team. The team is comprised of Dr. Jennifer Kelly, Dr. Amy Vlazny and Dr. Morgan Weintraub. All three veterinarians have completed a one year rotating small animal medical and surgical … More »
October 7, 2016
We are honored to have been named Ventura County Reporter’s Best Of . . . Veterinarian for three consecutive years! Mahalo from our entire Ohana!
For a full list of 2016 Winners click here.
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July 1, 2016
Dr. Janis Shinkawa was recently named one of five Local Heroes for 2016 by the Ventura County Reporter. She was honored as an Animal Advocate Local Hero.
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Under Shinkawa’s leadership, Ohana has donated services to the Canine Adoption and Rescue League, Surfcat Cafe and Adoptions, the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation, Homestretch, … More »
We are honored to have been named Ventura County Star’s Reader’s Choice for best West County Veterinarian for three years in a row! Mahalo to all who voted, and especially to our clients, staff and community for your ongoing support. We appreciate you!
For a full list of 2016 Winners & Favorites, click here.
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October 8, 2015
Just three years after graduating from vet school at the University of Sydney, Dr. Stefanie Scheff was already discouraged by the limitations of traditional Western veterinary care. “I was somewhat disillusioned with allopathic medications being used as a band-aid,” she recalls. “I felt that for the most part, the medications were covering up … More »
October 5, 2015
Ohana Pet Hospital expands its veterinary professional team, to support the health and well being of its growing family of patients, by welcoming Dr. Christina Tam and Dr. Kayla Asato to the Ohana family. Dr. Tam will join Dr. Jennifer Kelly to serve the urgent care needs of the hospital’s existing patients while Dr. Asato will provide general practice … More »
August 19, 2015
Dr. Jan Shinkawa, Medical Director of Ohana Pet Hospital, announced the expansion of their professional family as they welcome local veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Kelly, to the growing Ventura practice. Dr. Kelly will be overseeing urgent care services for existing clients.
Dr. Kelly is a native Southern Californian from Westlake Village. She earned her … More »
June 1, 2015
We are so excited to have won Ventura County Star’s Reader’s Choice Awards best West County Veterinarian! We were also shocked to learn we are a West County Favorite Employer (under 50)! We are honored and thrilled to have earned these titles. Mahalo to all who voted, and especially to our clients, staff and community!
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May 5, 2015
Please join us for our First Annual Pet Memorial Event – A Celebration of Life.
Sunday, May 17 | 3pm to 5pm | Ohana Pet Hospital
Help us honor the animal companions who have touched our lives with a seed planting ceremony, live drumming session and pet loss talk by Dr. Ayl. Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP below.
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April 17, 2015
Pacific Coast Business Times Grants Ventura Veteriarian, Ohana Pet Hospital with the Spirit of Small Business Women-Owned Business Award. http://www.ohanapethospital.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Ohana_PCBT-Spirit2014.pdf
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