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Serving La Crosse and surrounding areas for over 14 years. Learn more »

Our Practice

We are a full service animal hospital operating since July 2003. Dr. Jennifer P. Edens and Dr. John Hutcheson offer services including surgery, medicine, dental, surgical & therapy laser, boarding, grooming, diet, and geriatric animal needs. We offer home and farm visit for dogs, cats, and horses.


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Dietary Consultation

Our veterinarian will help you make healthful adjustments to your pet’s diet based on your pets age, weight, activity level, and any special medical conditions.

Preventative Care

Regular wellness exams are vital to your pet’s health. We can detect illnesses early on, before they become life threatening and too expensive to treat.


We perform multiple types of surgeries all under the safest possible anesthetic and with the utmost attention to patient monitoring.

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If taking your pet with you isn’t an option, the next best solution is to bring your cat or dog to La Crosse Boarding & Grooming for our pet boarding services.

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Therapeutic Laser

Laser therapy, is the use of red and near-infrared light wavelengths in order to heal damaged or injured tissue.

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Your pet’s teeth are not unlike your teeth in that every single day they are exposed to many different things that can potentially hurt them–including leftover food particles and harmful oral bacteria.


Five star rating
“Outstanding veterinary hospital. Staff is professional and caring. We were on vacation and 500 miles from home when my Sheltie Penny injured her foot. I called at 6:30am and Dr. Edens returned my call…” Read More »

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Five star rating
“So grateful for these folks! My Coty damaged his eye and our regular vet was out. We have been to Dr. Jennifer Edens before so I called and they told me to bring him right over. It was 4pm on Friday…” Read More »

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Five star rating
“Would recommend this vet clinic. Vet and staff are pleasant and seemed to take a lot of pride in their work and went above and beyond to take care of my family. If you have a problem with your pet…” Read More »

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Five star rating
“I have been taking my pet family to Dr. Edens for several years. The care she and Dr. Hutcheson and all the staff give is great. They always make time to explain things where my pets health is…” Read More »

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How to Reach Us

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The staff of La Crosse Animal Hospital is dedicated to providing your pet with the best medical care possible. We are compassionate, dedicated, and treat each and every animal that comes through our doors as if they were our own.

(434) 757-4442
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39734 Hwy 58
La Crosse, VA 23950
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