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Welcome to West Villa Animal Hospital PC
Your Veterinarian in Kearney,NE
Call us at (308)-234-9911

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West Villa Animal Hospital is a full service veterinary medical facility located in Kearney, Nebraska. We have been providing high quality, compassionate medical care to our clients and their pets for almost four decades. Our professional and courteous staff seek to ensure that your pets receive the best possible medical, surgical, and dental care. We are committed to promoting preventative health care for your pets and providing health-related educational information for our clients. Appreciating the extremely important role pets play in our families and in our lives, we, at West Villa, subscribe to the philosophy that,

“Your pets are human to us!”

Kearney Veterinarian | West Villa Animal Hospital PC | (308)-234-9911 | [email protected]

2518 West 24th Street
Kearney, NE 68845

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Dennis Larsen, DVM

    Dennis Larsen, DVM is a 1975 graduate of Kansas State University and has been the chief veterinarian and original owner of West Villa Animal Hospital for the last 39 years. A very compassionate veterinarian, Dr. Larsen has treated many, many “animal friends” over the years, and shares numerous memories with the pet owners. For the last 22 years, he has been featured on NTV as the “Pet Doctor” and has done weekly informational snapshots related to animal care or disease topics. Despite his busy schedule, he continues to stay updated with the latest veterinary practices and has a particular interest in orthopedic surgeries. Dr. Larsen is married with three children ( 1 of whom is a veterinarian) and 9 grandchildren. He loves to hunt with his German shorthairs: Lucy, Spice, and Poppy (a new puppy).

  • Dr.
    Lacey Keeten, DVM


  • Dr.
    Nicole Lenz, DVM


  • Tara Spence
    Lead Receptionist


  • LaNita Sheldon, LVT
    Veterinary Technician


  • Danielle Hassel, LVT
    Veterinary Technician

    Coming Soon...

  • Toni Aqqs, LVT
    Veterinary Technician

    Coming Soon...


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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Kearny Office


7:00 am-6:00 pm


7:00 am-6:00 pm


7:00 am-6:00 pm


7:00 am-7:30 pm


7:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-12:00 pm


5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (pick up only)


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "I really enjoy bringing my pets here. The staff is amazing and the prices are great."
    Mckenna P.
  • "Friendly, patient, knowledgeable, and kind. Just moved here and am so glad I was referred to them for our dog!"
  • "Price is best in town, they take good care of my dog."
    Kim K.

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