Animal Hospital of Oak Creek, which last fall got a permit to open , has now canceled plans to open in the city.
Hospital Administrator Isaiah Gray said in an e-mail the plans are off "for now," but that Animal Hospital of South Milwaukee is still open and "committed to being a resource for the nearby communities."
He couldn't be reached for further comment.
Animal Hospital of Oak Creek planned to open in a multi-tenant building at 8870 S. Mayhew Drive, just south of .
The council , saying the office building was not an appropriate location for an animal hospital. The proposal .
The clinic was planned as an expansion of Animal Hospital of South Milwaukee, owned by Gray at 920 Milwaukee Ave.
Meanwhile, plans for another new animal hospital -- which as Animal Hospital of Oak Creek -- have come to fruition.
Lakeshore Veterinary Specialists g near the corner of 27th Street and Ryan Road. It's open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and serves as a referral center for critical-care cases that cannot be handled by nearby clinics.