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Welcome to Elkhorn Animal Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Elkhorn, NE
Call us at 402-289-4285

Vet Office Building

Our friendly staff always welcomes you and your pet like a member of our family. We understand that your pet is your friend, companion and confidant.

And as a family member, you want your pet to receive the finest in health care. That’s why you’ll be glad to know we’ve been helping Elkhorn area pets live happier, healthier lives for more than 25 years. We look forward to meeting you!

The services you’ll receive from our professionals experience will give your pet the most positive possible outcome.

Come to Elkhorn Animal Hospital for all your pets' medical needs, including regular check-ups, preventive care, new puppy and kitten exams, surgeries, and pharmacy and lab services.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 402-289-4285. Our Elkhorn veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Elkhorn pet owners.

At Elkhorn Animal Hospital, treating each pet (and pet owner) like one of the family.



Elkhorn Veterinarian | Elkhorn Animal Hospital | 402-289-4285

21001 W. Maple Rd PO Box 238
Elkhorn, NE 68022

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Meet the Doctors

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Emily Koppold
    Practice Owner

    An Omaha native, Dr. Emily Koppold graduated from Northwest High School. She attended the University of Nebraska at Omaha during her undergraduate school career. Her love of the veterinary profession was solidified while working as a veterinary assistant at a local veterinary clinic. Dr. Koppold graduated from Kansas State University in 2008 and began working at the Elkhorn Animal Hospital in May of that same year. Since graduation, Dr. Koppold has developed a special interest in soft tissue surgery and cardiology. Dr. Koppold is a member of the AVMA. She enjoys the companionship of her dog Jade and cat Homework.

  • Dr
    Danielle Weidauer

    Dr. Danielle Weidauer grew up in Norcatur, a small town in northwest Kansas. She attended Kansas State University and graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in May 2007. Dr. Danielle’s first year and half of practice were spent in the St. Louis metro area. Dr. Danielle joined the Elkhorn Animal Hospital staff in January 2009. She is a member of the AVMA and has served on the Nebraska Academy of Veterinary Medicine Board of Directors. Dr. Danielle and her husband, Kurt, have a son, Will, and are expecting another child in April. The family is blessed with a fun-loving Boston Terrier, Oscar. They enjoy running, biking, Kansas State sports and spending time with family and friends.

  • Dr.
    Stephanie Jones

    Dr. Stephanie Jones, a Nebraska native, completed her undergraduate degree from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 2002. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in biology with a minor in chemistry and then went on to attend Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine where she earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2006. After practicing small animal medicine for 8 years, Dr. Jones pursued over 100 hours of continuing education and received her certification in veterinary medical acupuncture from Colorado State University where she earned her cVMA in 2013. She has thoroughly enjoyed integrating this complementary medicine as well as her experience in cold laser therapy into the care of her patients. Dr. Jones has a passion for helping improve pets’ quality of life using these modalities for a wide variety of conditions. Dr. Jones is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association and a former member of the Nebraska Academy of Veterinary Medicine where she served as a board member including past president. Yoga, working out, and Nebraska football are some activities she enjoys along with spending time with her family and friends. Dr. Jones and her husband, Michael, will be welcoming their first child in March of 2016. They have two cats named Kirbee and Cole.

  • Dr.
    Eliza Smith

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  • Dr.
    Jordan Nickerson

    Dr. Jordan C. Nickerson was born and raised in Omaha, was a 2003 graduate of Burke High School, and he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Veterinary Science from University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) in 2007. He subsequently graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Iowa State College of Veterinary Medicine in 2011. He was a member of the inaugural class of the Professional Program in Veterinary Medicine between UNL and Iowa State. He enjoyed helping define Nebraska’s involvement in veterinary education. While in school Dr. Nickerson met his wife, whom is also a veterinarian and shares his love for small animals. Dr. Nickerson and his wife enjoy spending any free time they have with their daughter Madeleine and son Jeffrey!

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dr. Anderson has always gone above and beyond for the care of our family's pets for several years."
    Jane Doe
  • "Wow! Thanks to all the staff at Anderson Vet Clinic. I feel like you all truly love what you do! My kitty, Lola and I always have such a pleasant experience when we come in. Fortunately, it’s usually just for a check-up, but I would not leave Lola in anyone else’s hands but yours. Thank you for your caring commitment"
    Maya Smith / Los Angeles, CA

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Elkhorn Animal Hospital

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed