Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the team of North Mankato Animal Hospital in North Mankato! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Our staff is committed to providing the best service to you and the best care for your pets. This commitment can be seen in every aspect of our hospital from the friendly and knowledgeable reception staff to the high quality nursing staff. The kennel staff is comprised of individuals who enjoy making your pet’s stay in the hospital comfortable and relaxing.

Please call us at 507-720-6700 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Nelson
Owner/ Doctor

Dr. Nelson grew up in Gaylord, MN and is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College and the University of Minnesota. She has 20 years experience as a small animal veterinarian and enjoys caring for all pets, especially both cats and dogs. In college, she got her first Maine Coon cat, who she taught to walk on a leash so he could accompany her to classes and trips to the library. Dr. Nelson and her family now enjoy both cat and dog companion pets. In her free time she enjoys gardening, cooking, fishing, and participating in outdoor activities with her family.

Andi
Certified Vet Tech

Andi grew up in Fargo, ND and now lives in North Mankato with her husband, daughter, three dogs, and two cats. She enjoys crafts and relaxing at the lake with her family.

Nala
Clinic Cat

Nala was adopted from BENCHS in November of 2016. She is about a 1.5 years old and she has made a great addition to the team. She loves to run and greet anyone that walks through the door and also loves to lay on the front desk and get love and attention.