Your First Visit is FREE

Sign up now

Welcome to Lakeside Veterinary Services

Your partner for pet care in Montour Falls, New York
Call us at 607-535-2500


Compassionate, thorough, friendly, and affordable care is our mission at Lakeside Veterinary Services. Whether it's routine medical, surgical or dental treatment, an emergency visit or a personalized house call, we respond quickly and listen to your concerns. We always take the time to explain examinations and procedures before any treatment is given.

For those seeking gentle, holistic care, Lakeside Veterinary Services specializes in alternative therapies, including acupuncture, laser therapy, homeopathy, nutritional counseling, and herbal remedies. Our in-house pharmacy is fully stocked with alternative treatments and prescription medications. We always provide accurate dosing instructions, and make it easy to refill your pet's flea, tick and heartworm preventatives. We offer an array of skin, coat and dental care products, nutritional supplements, prescription foods, healthy snacks, and more.

If you live in Montour Falls or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Margaret Ohlinger and Dr. Martha Hawksworth are licensed New York State veterinarians treating dogs, cats, rabbits, reptiles, horses, and large and small farm animals. We give your animals the care they deserve.

Feel free to scroll down this page to browse our site for educational articles on how to better care for your pet. The best veterinary care is ongoing nutrition and disease prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preemptive care is essential to your pet’s health. If you have any questions, call 607-535-2500 or email us. Our Montour Falls veterinarian office is easy to get to, with directions on our Contact Us page. We welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, created especially for caring pet owners like you.

At Lakeside Veterinary Services, we treat your pets like family.

Dr. Margaret Ohlinger and Dr. Martha Hawksworth
Montour Falls Veterinarians | Lakeside Veterinary Services | 607-535-2500

220 S. Catherine St.
Montour Falls, NY 14865


  • "Thanks to laser therapy and the compassionate care provided by Lakeside Veterinary Services, my beagle-basset, Waylon Jennings, is walking stairs and getting around by himself. Dr. Margaret and Dr. Martha always go above and beyond for our family pets."
    Susan Weiner / Alpine, NY

Office Hours


8:00 am-5:00 pm


9:00 am-7:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


9:00 am-7:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-12:00 pm



Featured Articles

Read about interesting topics

  • Lost Pets

    Has your pet wriggled their way through the fence or dashed out the front door? When searching for your lost pet, make sure you include these steps in your hunt. ...

    Read More
  • Should You Leave Your Cat Alone for a Long Weekend?

    So you have a trip planned for the weekend, but what should you do with your cat? Learn how to best care for your cat while you're away. ...

    Read More
  • Flea and Tick Season

    Want to protect your pet from fleas and ticks? These tips can help. ...

    Read More
  • Summer Grooming Tips

    Want to keep your pet cool and comfortable this summer? A few changes to your normal grooming routine can help. ...

    Read More
  • What to Do If Your Pet is Stung

    Don't get us wrong, we love the bees! But we don't love when our pets get stung. Follow our tips to treat and prevent bee stings on your furry best friend. ...

    Read More
  • Tips for Traveling With Your Pet

    Do you dread hitting the road with your pet? These tips may make the trip more comfortable and enjoyable for you both. ...

    Read More
  • 6 Questions to Ask At Your Senior Pet's Next Check Up

    Want to keep your senior pet healthy and happy? Ask these six questions at your pet's next check up. ...

    Read More
  • Why the Controversy About Pet Vaccinations?

    As with anything, pet vaccinations can be too much of a good thing. Similar to parents who are learning more about vaccinations for children, veterinarians and pet owners alike are beginning to question some of the standard wisdom when it comes to protecting pets. There are certain fatal diseases against ...

    Read More
  • Pet Clothes: A Fashion Statement or a Necessity?

    There is nothing cuter than a pet in a colorful sweater, but do our furry friends really need to wear clothing? Although clothing is not a necessity for every pet, some animals benefit from a little extra protection during cold or damp days. Others enjoy wearing festive clothing during holidays or other ...

    Read More
  • Introducing a New Pet to Your Current Ones

    Pet Proofing Your Home Introducing your new pet to your current one is only a single part of the equation relating to taking a new pet home. You also have to make sure your new pet is comfortable in your home, which is a foreign environment to the animal. Like humans, animals can experience high levels ...

    Read More


Find us on the map