Hopewell Veterinary Hospital

Hopewell Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Jenkintown, PA. The professional and courteous staff at Hopewell Veterinary Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Hopewell Veterinary Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to eastern Montgomery country and northeastern Philadelphia.


Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find our more information about how
Hopewell Veterinary Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

  • Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM-9:00 PM*
  • Sat: 8:00 AM- 1:00 PM*
  • Sun: 5:00 PM-8:00 PM (boarding drop off & pick up only)
  • *By appointment only
  • Timothy J. Rutkowski, DVM

    Dr. Timothy Rutkowski graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University in 1993.  He began his career at Amberleaf Animal Hospital in the Chicago area.  In 2000, he moved to the Philadelphia area and joined the staff of Hopewell Veterinary Hospital.  He has been the owner of Hopewell Veterinary Hospital since 2003.  He enjoys caring for a variety of animals, from dogs and cats of every shape and size to non-traditional pets like birds, reptiles, ferrets, chinchillas and many more.

    Dr. Rutkowski and his wife, Lisa, live in Elkins Park with their three children, Andy, Bethany and Mark.  He also enjoys time with 2 Labrador Retrievers (Maggie and Molly), a cat named Kimeko, a leopard gecko named Nick, and several finches.  When he isn’t at Hopewell, he will likely be found on the go with his family, hiking or canoeing, or visiting with friends and family.  When he’s at home, he enjoys reading, playing card games and trying to keep up with his kids.
    Education:
    Michigan State University
  • Lauren E. Zahn, DVM

    Dr Lauren Zahn grew up in the suburbs of Philadelphia and currently lives with her island dog, Cuda.  Lauren graduated from St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine (located in Grenada, West Indies) in 2007.  After 3 years of vet school abroad (and a BS in Biology from The College of New Jersey) she spent her clinical year of school at the University of Minnesota and joined Hopewell Veterinary Hospital in the summer of 2008.
    Education:
    The College of New Jersey, St. George's University School
  • Anthony W. Tursi, DVM

    Dr. Anthony Tursi, a native Philadelphian and Central High School grad, has been in small animal practice since graduating from The School of Veterinary Medicine at Purdue University in 1990.  He and his wife Maria, also a veterinarian, met in school and moved back to the area after graduation.  They have a 5 year old daughter, "Princess Julia" and several refugee cats.  With their busy schedules they are not sure they can fit any more dependents in their lives at the moment.  When Tony is not in the office he can be found working on his "money pit" or at the lake fishing.
    Education:
    Purdue University
  • Angela Cooper-Carty, DVM

    Dr. Carty received her B.S. in Microbiology from Howard University in 1989.  She went on to pursue a career in veterinary medicine and received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree from Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine.  Angela has practiced veterinary medicine in and around Philadelphia since she came to Pennsylvania in 1999.  She joined Hopewell Veterinary Hospital in the fall of 2007.  Her special interests include internal medicine and preventive health care for both young and older pets.  Angela lives with her husband, children Cameron and Gabrielle, and a happy soccer playing Australian Shepherd named Riggs.
    Education:
    Howard University, Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine