Dr. Madeline Leidy, DVMDr. Madeline Leidy grew up in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and received a Bachelor of Science from Delaware Valley College. She then received a DVM degree from The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. Following graduation, Dr. Leidy completed a year-long rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson in Arizona. Since then, she has worked in the Pittsburgh area in emergency practice, as well as small animal general practice. Dr. Leidy's special interests include emergency medicine, wound management, surgery, and ultrasound.

In her free time, Dr. Leidy enjoys weight training, snowboarding, boating and anything that involves water, and spending time with her "fur kids". She has two dogs, Tonka and Penelope, as well as three cats, Monster, Link, and Marshall.


Darah Himmelhoch, BVScDr. Darah Himmelhoch grew up in Fox Chapel and still resides there today. She attended Swarthmore College for undergraduate studies before heading abroad to veterinary school at the University of Melbourne in Australia, where she earned a Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) with Honors. Dr. Himmelhoch also has an MBA degree from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business (now called the Booth School of Business).

Prior to joining us, Dr. Himmelhoch practiced at Kenora Veterinary Hospital in Kenora, located in far Northwestern Ontario, Canada. Her special interests are internal medicine, surgery, and ophthalmology. She also had a pet sitting business in the Fox Chapel area and previously worked at a marine mammal rehabilitation center in Southern California, where she helped rehabilitate elephant seals, California sea lions, harbor seals, dolphins and whales in order to return them to the wild.

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To better protect your dog and make prepping your pet for a boarding stay more convenient for you, we are now carrying the Canine Influenza Vaccine (H3N2/H3N8).

Please call us today at 412-655-8710 to schedule your dog's vaccination and ensure your pet gets the best protection available.

'Spring' into Savings!

Protect your pets this season with flea and tick products from Pleasant Hills Pet Hospital.

From March 1 to April 30, 2018, we are offering $25 off Canine 6-packs of Vectra and $20 off Feline 6-packs of Revolution!*

flea and tick prevention

Prevention is the best approach in protecting your pet and family against parasites. Stop by today, or give us a call at 412-655-8710 to purchase your flea and tick products.

*A physical examination of your pet must have been performed within the last year to receive this discount.

Protect your petTo better protect your dog against Lyme disease, we are now carrying the newest, most comprehensive vaccine called Vanguard crLyme.

This vaccine is unlike any other on the market, which is why any dog that has been vaccinated against Lyme disease previously will require an additional booster vaccine.

Please call us today at (412) 655-8710 to schedule your dog's vaccination and ensure your pet gets the best protection available. 

Pleasant Hills Pet Hospital is pleased to introduce a program just for our feline clients. We know that going to the vet can be stressful for both you and your cat.

Cats onlyNow, on the first Friday of every month, we will have feline-exclusive appointments from 8:40 am-11:40 am.*

We hope that this will create a more relaxing environment for your pet and make their experience with us just a little more enjoyable. All cats who have appointments on Feline Friday will also receive a complimentary gift!

Space is limited, so please make an appointment by calling a member of our team at (412) 655-8710. We look forward to seeing you and your feline friend soon!

Pleasant Hills Pet Hospital Team

We'd like to share these articles and tips on important pet health topics with clients and fellow pet parents. As always, if you have any questions or concerns about your companion animal's health and well-being, please give us a call at (412) 655-8710.

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