Our goal at the Minnesota Valley Pet Hospital is to exceed your expectations!  We strive to provide you and your pet with the highest quality veterinary care in a warm, caring, and safe environment.

  • About The Hospital



    505 Madison Avenue
    Mankato, MN 56001

    Phone: 507-345-5900

    After Hours: 507-345-5900

    Fax: 507-345-6898



    Monday – Friday
    7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
    8:00 AM – noon


    The Minnesota Valley Pet Hospital is a full service veterinary medical facility located in Mankato, MN. Our professional and courteous staff seeks to provide the best possible medical, surgical, and dental care for our patients.

    We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventive health care and health related education for our clients and their pets. We strive to offer excellence in veterinary care to Mankato and the surrounding communities. Originally founded as the Boerboom Pet Hospital we have proudly served the area since 1971.

    Please feel free to contact us to find out more about our hospital, our services, and how we can serve the needs of you and your pet.

    Did you know………..

    Our doctors have  over 70 years of cumulative veterinary experience.



    Do you remember our logo?  This was in use from the mid 90’s to April 2013 when we launched our new website and changed over to our new logo with  updated color scheme.


  • News


    Why do cats always seem to want attention when it is time to read the newspaper?




    It has been a long summer but the 5th Street entrance to our parking lot is finally open!  Thank you for your patience and understanding during the construction process.



    ***NEW THIS YEAR***


    NexgGard is now available.  This is a once a month oral flea and tick preventative for dogs.  If you don’t like using the topical preparations ask us about this new option!

    Welcome to Fall!

    Even though there is a chill in the air it is not time to stop thinking  about prevention for fleas and ticks, intestinal parasites and heartworm. If you don’t like the topical application of flea/tick control medications, there is a new once a month chewable available this spring.  Ask about NexGard the next time you visit.


    Rabies is present in mammals almost worldwide and is a major human health concern in some regions.  We are fortunate to live in the United States where decades of judicious [Read More]

    Travel With Pets

    Knowing the rules and regulations about airline travel with pets can make the whole travel experience easier and more enjoyable for everyone involved.  [Read More]


    Do you like following blogs on the internet?Are you looking for a good pet blog to follow?  Follow the links below to lists of the 10 most popular  cat and dog blogs on the web. 10 popular Cat Blogs 10 popular Dog Blogs

    Puppy Toob and Kitten Toob are news gathering sites for their respective species…….think CNN and MSN for dogs and cats

  • Facebook


     You can judge a man’s true character by the way he treats his fellow animals. – Paul McCartney



     My goal in life is to be as good of a person my dog already thinks I am. ~Author Unknown



    25 Inspiring Quotes For People Who Love Animals


  • Parasite Prevention

    While springtime sees the reemergence of the Minnesota State Insect (the mosquito) and renewed concerns regarding heartworm disease transmission, we encourage the year-round use of oral parasite preventatives. [ Read More ]



    Spring each year means warm weather, lilacs, daffodils, and tulips in bloom and the dreaded emergence of fleas and ticks. In most cases our recommendation is to use the highly effective topical application [Read More]

  • Online Pharmacy

    If you are thinking of ordering your pets medications from an on-line pharmacy, please consider using the link below to VetSource Pharmacy.  This is a veterinarian run pharmacy in conjunction with  the Veterinary Hospital Association (a buying group that we are a member of). In contrast to other on-line vendors, because it is veterinary run all manufactures guarantees of quality, safety and effectiveness remain in effect.  When ordering from VetSource Pharmacy you can be assured that the product you receive is the product you ordered and not a counterfeit or overseas knock-off that may not be safe or effective.

  • A Note of Thanks…




    We often get notes of thanks from our clients, but here are some thoughts on our thankfulness for you.  [Read More]