Welcome to Minnesota Veterinary Hospital!

Our Mission

Our Mission is to provide excellence in small animal diagnostic care and treatments for your pet. We deliver high quality customer service for our patients and their human companions. Our qualified team members treat pets as if they were their own. The well-being of your pet always comes first.

AAHA Accredited!
The Minnesota Veterinary Hospital has been an accredited member of the American Animal Hospital Association for over 25 years. AAHA membership and accreditation means that our practice is evaluated on a regular basis on over 900 standards. These standards have been established to ensure that our patients and clients receive the highest level of care.

As an AAHA member, our practice holds a place of honor within the American Animal Hospital Association as well as the veterinary profession. Only 17% of the veterinary practices throughout the US and Canada have made the commitment to voluntarily participate in regular on-site evaluations to ensure compliance with these standards.

AAHA 25 Years of Excellence!


Our Services

  • Physical Exam
  • Senior Pet Health Care
  • Vaccinations
  • Radiology
  • Diagnostic Testing

Contact Us

4545 Hodgson Road
Shoreview, MN 55126
Phone: (651) 484-3331
Fax: (651)-403-6359
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Dear Sainted & Tainted, This is a “sainted” story directed at the wonderfully caring staff at MN Veterinary Hospital in Shoreview. I’d like to thank Tara, Kelly, Sandy, Dr. Ahrens, Dr. ...

From Sainted and Tainted--Pioneer Press
Arden Hills, MN 55112

 I have been going to MN Veterinary Hospital for a few years now. They have been nothing short of amazing. From the very first time I brought my sick kitty ...

Laura W

Always driven by MVH for years -- was in need of new vet (my old one was getting older...not as helpful) so did my google search and found ...

Rob S
Arden Hills, MN

We have always had great service.  Yesterday was just another example.  Our thanks to Dr Susie and the staff for fixing Bucky on such short notice.

Shoreview, MN

MVH Rocks


Thank you so much to you and your staff. Everyone was so professional and seemed to know what they were doing. Susan and her assistant, kudos to you two! Thank ...

Travis S.

Minnesota Veterinary Hospital (MVH) has been our vet for 15 years. When we got our first dog, someone recommended MVH so we tried it. We liked MVH so much that ...

Rose Q.

Minnesota Veterinary Hospital Staff: It’s been over a year since Ollie died, and I can finally put into words our gratitude to all of you for the care you gave him ...

Rose Q.

I just wanted to let you know how impressed I am with your new groomer, Linda Ferradas.  I brought Gracie, my mom’s dog, in to get groomed the other day.  ...

Jessica S.

My dog, Luna, was in yesterday morning for a grooming which I paid for at the time.  Then in yesterday afternoon's mail came a wonderful "welcome" letter from your clinic ...


Thank you all so much for sending us Madeline's paw impression. It was very touching and is a great reminder of what a good dog she was. The staff that ...

John W.

Kudos to all of you when you have to put up with Booger!!! and I can't THANK YOU all enough for the vigilance you gave to Critter when she was ...

Lissa L.

I want to thank your staff and especially Dr. Ahrens. We have had some poor experiences in the past with putting pets down and this experience was very calm and ...

Thomas A.

We have been taking our "kids" to Minnesota Veterinary Hospital for well over 10 years now and have nothing but the highest accolades for the people who work there and ...

Minnesota Veterinary Hospital Client

Minnesota Veterinary Hospital (MVH) has been our vet for 15 years. When we got our first dog, someone recommended MVH so we tried it. We liked MVH so much that ...

Minnesota Veterinary Hospital Client

Fantastic Vet Hospital and wonderful staff! The MVH office is well-run and prices are reasonable. The decor is simple and practical.I 'm glad to see the money is being spent to ...

Minnesota Veterinary Hospital Client

Eighteen-plus years ago I was given a cat from a former girlfriend. I honestly never wanted a cat nor did I want the responsibility of caring for one. From her ...

Jon Nisja
Shoreview, MN

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