- Compassionate and Experienced Staff
- Multiple Payment Options
- Pain Management
- Allergies and Skin Care
- Orthopedic and Arthritis Care
- Animal Flea Control
- Animal Microchipping
- Small Animal Vet
- Veterinary Dentistry
- Veterinary Euthanasia
- Veterinary House Calls
- Veterinary Medical Specialties
- Veterinary Surgery
- Veterinary Vaccinations
At Perry Hall Animal Hospital, our objective is to teach and provide routine preventative care for clients and their pets. We emphasize the importance of annual visits, vaccinations, and diagnostic tests to aid in maintenance of health and early detection of disease.
Our friendly, professional staff will strive to keep your pets happy and healthy throughout their lifetime, providing you with knowledge and guidance and along the way. Our clean and updated facility creates a warm and welcoming experience each time you visit. We have recently updated much of our equipment and have the very best resources to offer you and your pets the care and knowledge needed to live long and healthy lives.
Explore our staff biographies as we show you why this is the optimal choice in veterinary medicine and care for your pet.
Tara Klimovitz, DVM
Dr. Klimovitz assumes the ownership responsibilities and full-time veterinarian position at Perry Hall Animal Hospital. Dr. K was born and raised in Baltimore and received her BS in Animal Sciences from the University of Maryland. She attended Ross University, in St. Kitts where she earned her DVM in 2006. She brings with her a compassion and enthusiasm for veterinary medicine as well as innovative care and services such as stem cell and laser therapy. Dr. Klimovitz recently earned her certificate in Canine Rehabilitation and performs a variety of orthopedic surgeries and post operative rehabilitative therapy.
Her two dogs, Bernie, a Shih-tzu mix rescue and Jackson (Mr. Wrinkles), an American Bulldog keep Dr. K busy outside of the hospital. Her cat, Mini-Cat, now has 2 new brothers, Apple Pie and Chase, to help keep her company at home during the day.
Ashleigh Baer, DVM
Dr. Ashleigh Baer is P.H.A.H’s newest full time veterinarian and is very excited to be working with the residents and animals of Perry Hall. Dr. Baer is thrilled to be working north of the city once again, as she grew up in Fallston and currently resides in Bel Air. She obtained her DVM from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2011 after obtaining her bachelor’s degree in Animal Science from the University of Maryland in 2007.
Dr. Baer’s main interests include surgery, wound management and internal medicine. She believes that strong client relationships and client education are the foundations to happy and healthy pets. Dr. Baer spends her free time with her three dogs—Maggie, Koda and Copper (Border Collie, Keeshond and hound mix respectively). She enjoys traveling, cooking, sailing and is an avid Baltimore Ravens, Orioles and Maryland Terrapins fan.
Amy Brazil, V M D
Dr. Amy Brazil is happy to be back in her old neighborhood once again! She was born in Baltimore and has called Perry Hall home since the 8th grade. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a B.S in Cognitive Science and a minor in Spanish.
Dr. Brazil graduated in 2007 from the University of Pennsylvania with her Veterinary Medical Doctorate degree and has been practicing in the Baltimore area for 4 years. The animals of Perry Hall have yet another wonderful doctor with a broad range of knowledge and compassion who will provide exceptional medical care to them! Her Rhodesian Ridgeback, Oyster, likes to take her for long walks in the park!
Dr. Brazil has just recently been accepted into the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, where she will be completing a one year program which will enable her to focus on her love of veterinary medicine in the public health sector. She will continue to see patients on a part-time basis during Saturday appointment hours.
John Baker, DVM
Dr. Baker was born and raised in Perry Hall, Maryland. He graduated from Perry Hall High School in 1977. He attended Loyola College in Baltimore and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biology in 1981. He went on to the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in Blacksburg, Virginia (Virgina Tech), where he earned his D.V.M in 1985.
He and Dr. Michael Reid are the previous owners of the Animal Hospital of Perry Hall. Dr. Baker will remain a member of the Perry Hall Animal Hospital family as a part-time veterinarian.
He enjoys watching college basketball, the Raven’s games, weightlifting/exercising, and walking his Standard Poodle, Ruby.