VCA Royalton Road Animal Hospital

Dennis Wehrung, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Ohio State University


Dr. Dennis Wehrung was born in Pomeroy, Ohio where as a youngster he learned to be a "morning person" working in his father’s bakery. He received a Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Ohio University in 1972. He then earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1976 at the Ohio State University. After graduation, Dennis moved to Massillon, Ohio where he co-founded the Countryside Animal Hospital.

Dr. Wehrung served the Greater Cleveland area by practicing as an Emergency Clinic clinician before moving to North Royalton where he has practiced since 1984.

He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Cleveland Academy of Veterinary Medicine.

Dennis and his wife, Barb are the parents of three sons. They have an interest in horseback riding and have cared for their own horses in years past. They also enjoy their dog Rudder and Chayse the cat. Dennis attentively follows the American political contests and also belongs to the Tusco Rifle Club.

Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.