Welcome to The Pet Stop Veterinary Clinic

Your Veterinarian in  Lonsdale, MN
Phone  (507) 744-3333   Fax  (507) 744-4170

We are currently hiring for a full time Receptionist and Veterinary Technician. If interested please email us  at [email protected]


***At this time we are currently closing early on Thursdays (3:00 pm), and closed on Saturdays, we apologize for the inconvenience.***


veterinarian_dog.pngIf you live in Lonsdale,MN, or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Wendy Whitney is a licensed MN veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

The Pet Stop Veterinary Clinic offers general medicine, surgery, and dentistry with an emphasis on preventive medicine and education. The doctors and staff enjoy being a part of the Lonsdale community as they provide quality, affordable, veterinary care for your pets.

The Pet Stop Veterinary Clinic has in-house x-ray services and blood chemistry equipment to help provide same-day results and treatment in many cases. Ultrasound services are available by appointment.  Prescription Diets, health products, and microchip services are also offered. Gift cards are available.

The Pet Stop Veterinary Clinic is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Wendy Whitney has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Lonsdale veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 507-744-3333 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our  Lonsdale veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Lonsdale pet owners.


  • Heartworm prevention should also be given. Make sure your dog or cat is adequately protected by a product with a wide margin of safety and also a broad range of control over not only heartworms, but also intestinal parasites.
  • Cases of pets ingesting their owners' medications are becoming more frequent. Keep pill supplies safe and all pills accounted for when opening medications to avoid poisoning your pets.
  • Rabies vaccination is important for all pets, even if they are kept mostly indoors. Skunks will come into backyards and porches, and bats are known to enter houses: both animals are frequent rabies carriers in Minnesota. By keeping your pet vaccinated you are helping to protect your family from this fatal disease.

At The Pet Stop Veterinary Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Wendy Whitney DVM, MPH 
 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           117 Delaware St. SE, Lonsdale

MN 55046

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  • Meet The Team

    I love coming to work everyday! Ever since I started working here at The Pet Stop Veterinary Clinic I have been reading and learning as much as I can about pet health and well being. Now my pets and I are living a healthier life and can pass my knowledge and experience to other families so they too can discover wellness!

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  • "Dr. Whitney has always gone above and beyond for the care of our family's pets for several years."
    - Laura C. / Elko New Market, MN

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Lonsdale

Monday:

8:00 am

6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am

6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am

6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am

3:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am

6:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Closed

Sunday:

Closed