Meet Our Team

Let us help you show your pet unconditional love

The Elkhorn Animal Hospital professional staff consists of five veterinarians. Our front office staff, which includes two full time client care specialists, ensures that your call is answered in a timely manner and that you are always greeted with a welcoming smile.

Additionally, our staff includes an office manager, six veterinary technicians, five veterinary assistants, and an animal caretaker.


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. 

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.


Heather- Office Manager

                                                                                 Carla- client care specialist

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