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Welcome to Riverside Animal Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Kearney, NE
Call us at 308-234-2617

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 308-234-2617!

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Welcome to Riverside Animal Hospital! We look forward to assisting you with your pet care needs. We are a full service veterinary clinic located in Kearney, Nebraska. We also have a clinic located in Elm Creek, Nebraska that is capable of handling your companion and large animal needs! Our doctors have been treating Kearney area pets for over 25 years each and use that extensive knowledge and compassion to be a part of your companion animal or equine partner's health care team. Please feel free to look around and call or email with any questions you may have!

NOW OFFERING FARM CALL SERVICES. Give us a call to schedule an appointment for your livestock now; pregnancy checking, routine vaccines, emergency calls, our team of doctors are prepared to help you. Prefer to do your own vaccines? We sell livestock vaccine too! 

At Riverside Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Barry Littell & Dr. Deb Littell
Kearney Veterinarians | Riverside Animal Hospital | 308-234-2617

322 Central Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

5:00 am-5:30 pm

Pick ups only

Meet the Veterinarians

Learn Who We Are

  • Meet
    The Team

    The team at Riverside Animal Hospital Consists of Dr. Barry Littell, Dr. Deb Littell, Dr. Kendra Novotny, two technicians, two receptionists, and many client and animal care assistants. We welcome you to the About Us page to meet our animal health care professionals.

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