Welcome to Walker Animal Hospital

Walker Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in world walleye fishing capital, Walker MN, located on beautiful Leech Lake, nestled in the Chippewa National Forest.  Our compassionate, professional staff seeks to provide the best possible medical, surgical, dental, nutritional, emergency and geriatric services for our highly valued patients.  We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership through preventive health-care and health-related education that is specific to the northwoods region at a reasonable cost.  Walker Animal Hospital strives to offer excellence in compassionate veterinary care to Walker and the surrounding area.  Please take a moment to learn more about the services we offer, and find out how Walker Animal Hospital may serve your needs and those of your precious pet.

Walker Animal Hospital offers the VIN Client Information Library

Please browse our website to learn more about our animal clinic and the services we provide for companion animals in Walker and the surrounding areas. Read information in our Pet Library, view videos, take a virtual tour of our veterinary hospital, read testimonials, and find details about upcoming events. Please call our office today at (218)547-3222 for all your pet health care needs.

Vaccine FAQ and General Information

Why do Baby Animals Need a Series of Shots and how many do they Need?When a baby kitten or puppy is born, its immune system is not yet mature; the baby is wide ...

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Ticks: Arthropod Parasites

Ticks are skin parasites that feed on the blood of their hosts.  Ticks like motion, warm temperatures from body heat, and the carbon dioxide exhaled by mammals, ...

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Surprise! Some sneezes go backward

Emergency rooms are magical places of brown smells, buzzing fluorescent lights, long wait times and stale coffee, so I can see why people would really want to ...

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Financial Assistance for Veterinary Bills

When clients can't afford to pay for a pet's treatment, everyone loses. The animal suffers or is euthanized; the owner grieves from loss or guilt; the veterinar ...

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Imaging Tests (Radiology Options)

Imaging in veterinary medicine has advanced greatly since the first radiographs (x-rays) were taken of pets just decades ago. Now there is a multitude of imagin ...

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Thunderstorms

Reactions to thunderstorms are not uncommon: loud noises from overhead are difficult to orient to. While many dogs get accustomed to storms (habituation), other ...

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