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!



Here's Blood In Your Eye

Mon, Aug 18, 2014

I recently saw a king snake for a prolapsed hemipene and a swelling on the underside of his tail. One of the interesting things about this case is that I had seen him for the exact same problem almost a year ago to the day. Thankfully this time [...]

I'm going to take a stab at this one, but there is more psychology needed than veterinary training. I'm sharing it because I think there are others out there who feel similarly. Here's the email I received.... I'm desperate. It's 1 AM, finals week, and I am bawling [...]

Paul sent me this email in response to a recent blog I posted. love your blog. just wanted to comment on your most recent post about messed up breeds. You have answered, almost in the post a question I have always had about vets - but you [...]

Cat Food: Dry Vs. Wet

Mon, Aug 11, 2014

A question recently was asked of me as to what kind of food cats should be fed. The person said "some people say that it is really bad to feed a cat dry food and you should only ever feed them wet food, is this true?" I thought [...]

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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