Welcome to Animal House Veterinary Hospital!

Our Animal Hospital in Fairbanks is pleased to offer a wide variety of veterinary services! These services include: wellness exams, boarding, grooming & more! Our veterinary hospital in Fairbanks is devoted to your pet’s well being. We provide a variety of veterinary medical services for dogs, cats, and birds in Fairbanks and surrounding areas. Contact us today at (907) 479-2800 to schedule your pet care appointment with our friendly and dedicated veterinary team!


Noah’ Ark Boarding

Our kennel facility offers spacious rooms for all of your pets while you are away. there are also packages available for special play time, not to mention 24 hour monitoring of the premises.


Noah’s Ark Grooming

Let our staff treat your dog to a spa day with our full service grooming salon. Want to wash your pet yourself? Try out our Laundromutt self-service dog wash!


Muttessori School for Dogs

Don’t want to leave your dog at home alone during the day? Need to keep them occupied while you’re at work? Sign up for our Muttessori School for Dogs!


Animal House Veterinary Hospital

Our Animal Hospital in Fairbanks is pleased to offer a wide variety of veterinary services! These services include: wellness exams, boarding, grooming & more!



Some clients are difficult to deal with and some of those difficult ones are downright nasty. It doesn't happen often, but sometimes I do get a client particularly irate and irrational. One client, we'll call him Mr. P, has been bringing his pets to us for several years. [...]

How Small Is Too Small?

Fri, Nov 21, 2014

Here's a question I received from Ashley... My question now is about the weight of my Newfoundland puppy, Olive. She was born 26 March and when I picked her up at 10 weeks, she only weighed 8kg (17.6lbs), a bit small for a Newfie of that age. Well, now at [...]

The last time I went on a rant about animal/vet portrayal in popular entertainment was way back in 2009. Unfortunately, I feel the need to do so again. In this case it's especially bothersome to me because it's Disney, a company whose products and movies I love. Recently [...]

Yes it's time for more bad news for aspiring veterinarians. However, I think it's more of a reality check. An article was recently published through the Veterinary Information Network (VIN) about a current study on the economic prospects of a veterinary career. It should come as no [...]

Have you noticed your pet scratching a lot lately?  Shaking their head or chewing at their paws?  If so, most likely it is due to allergies (Atopy).  We need to schedule your pet for a comprehensive exam to have several diagnostic tests done to best determine the cause(s) of their [...]


Dog of the Month! – Onri (Henry)

I moved to the country, a middle-aged woman living alone and fairly remote. I decided I’d get a companion, a dog to be my eyes and ears as I lived ‘the good years’ out of town.

I researched and found a breed I thought would be a good fit for me and my lifestyle. I decided right away that his energy level exceeded my ability to keep up on a daily basis where I was living, so I checked out ‘doggie day care’ facilities and decided upon Muttessori. We have been coming since 2007.

Henri and I attended Puppy Class, and Tricks and Agility classes in the summers. It was a good way to keep him interested and to help me keep my skill levels current. It’s easy to get lazy in the winter when we are less active and spend lots of time cuddling and watching TV.

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