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.

Transitioning Feline Dry Food Addicts to Canned Food

(The information contained in this handout is an excerpt from Feeding Your Cat: Know the Basics of Feline Nutrition, which can be found at the author's website ...

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Cats, Carriers and Vets: Tips on making it easier to get your cat to the vet

Many cats are fearful of car rides and veterinary visits, which makes it harder for us to give them good medical care. It also makes it difficult for cat owners ...

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Hot Cars are not for Dogs - but they're OK for Defrosting Fish

Hey! You! Yes – you.You know that feeling when you get in a hot car after it’s been sitting, baking in the sweltering sun all day? That cloying, sweaty, Corinth ...

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Neuropathic Pain

Both physical and chemical changes within the spinal nerves that convey pain contribute to neuropathic pain. Such changes include: an increase in the chemicals ...

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Why Should I Give her Back?

Recently my friend lost her dog. A gate was accidentally left open and away the dog went. Not knowing what has happened to her dog has been hard for her to live ...

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Hairballs

"He's throwing up hairballs all the time. I'm tired of stepping on slimy hair." To the client, the problem is simple. But to the veterinarian, it's much more co ...

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