Welcome to Gore West Animal Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Lawton OK
Call us at (580) 536-2233

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (580) 536-2233!


Since 1978, Gore West Animal Hospital has been serving the Lawton, OK and surrounding areas. We are a full service veterinary practice offering general veterinary medicine and surgery . We take pride in providing our patients with exceptional veterinary care they can trust in a warm and welcoming environment, with a staff that takes a true interest in the needs of their pet.

We are here to enhance, improve and maintain the relationship of dogs and cats with humans. We accomplish this by educating our clients about the care and welfare of animals, providing care to as many animals as we can and outreach into our community.

Our staff continues to keep up with all of the changes in the veterinary world, in order to be as knowledgeable as possible in our field of work. At Gore West Animal Hospital, we care for our patients as if they were our own pets, so you can be sure that they will get the very best of care.

We believe that all animals deserve respect and compassion when they come through our doors. If you're looking for a professional and dedicated veterinarian, call Gore West Animal Hospital at 580-536-2233 to make an appointment today!

At Gore West Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Joe Kiehn
Lawton Veterinarian | Gore West Animal Hospital | (580) 536-2233

6702 W Gore Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505

Meet Our Skilled Team

  • Dr.
    Joe Kiehn

    Dr. Kiehn is a 1975 graduate of the Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He loves all sports and is currently immersed in USPSA-IPSC shooting competition. He has been married to his high school sweet heart Rosemary since 1969, and have both remained busy raising three children. Dr. Kiehn’s goal is to be devoted and passionate about his family, friends, work, spirituality, and life in general.


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8:00 am – 5:30 pm


8:00 am – 5:30 pm


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8:00 am – 5:30 pm


8:00 am – 12:00 pm




  • "So amazing! Our Greyhound broke her leg early this morning after falling off of our porch and we were able to get in very quickly! Everyone too amazingly sweet care of our girl, and after splinting her leg, they made a cute decoration on the cast of the fish zodiac sign because of her name being Pisces. Will always recommend others here!"
  • "This has been my favorite vet in Lawton! I've used a few others but Gore West is outstanding! They treat my furbabies the same way I treat them, with so much love! The staff is so friendly! And most of the time, you can do a same day appointment! Give them 5 paws up!"

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