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.
    Jennifer Jones

    Doctor Jennifer Jones is a Massachusetts native whose love of animals was instilled growing up with her family's dogs and her horse, Scotty. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Animal Science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where she did her thesis research on equine reproduction techniques and competed on the school's equestrian team. She received her veterinary doctorate from the Virginia-Maryland School of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech where she specialized in their combined large and small animal program. Dr. Jones practiced for over 10 years in Virginia and Maryland before moving to Nebraska. She is an AVMA member, past President of the Nebraska Academy of  Veterinary Medicine and is certified in veterinary ultrasound. Dr. Jones loves spending time with her daughter Eliana, traveling home to be with her family, gardening and spending time with her little sister through the Big Brother Big Sister program.  Dr. Jones is also a lover and advocate for the American pitbull breed. 

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  • Dr.
    Elizabeth Kurth

    Dr. Elizabeth Kurth is a Nebraska native having grown up in Lincoln and moving to Omaha after receiving her Bachelors of Science in Fisheries and Wildlife from the University of Nebraska Lincoln.  Shortly after graduating with her undergraduate degree, Dr. Kurth realized what she already knew, that Veterinary Medicine was her one true calling. Dr. Kurth graduated in 2019 from Iowa State University with her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine.  She was part of the Nebraksa/Iowa Professional Program of Veterinary Medicine.   During her free time, Dr. Kurth and her husband enjoy camping, kayaking, and watching Nebraska football. They have two dogs, Bubba and Violet, that provide them hours of entertainment. 

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  • Dr. Lori Schneider

    Dr. Lori Schneider graduated from Iowa State College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. She is an AVMA member. A native of eastern Iowa, she is excited to be back in the Midwest after nearly 15 years practicing on the east coast, most of them in Rhode Island. While she enjoys all aspects of practice, she especially enjoys behavior and getting to know clients and their furry family members. 

    Dr. Schneider and her husband Andy have three children, Wesley, Cyrus and Hazel as well as a dog, two cats and one bearded dragon. She and her family enjoy being outside as much as possible and trying new foods.

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

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

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