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Open Monday through Thursday 8 am - 5 pm CST

About Homestead Veterinary Care

The place pet parents can trust with their pet's health and well-being in Rhinelander

Open Monday through Thursday 8 am – 5 pm CST

Located at 1117 S Oneida Ave, Rhinelander, WI 54501

  (715) 365-7387

Welcome to Homestead Veterinary Care. We’re the place where pet parents know they can bring their four legged family members for superb and friendly veterinary care. We have nine extremely caring supporting staff, who work hand-in-hand with our knowledgeable veterinarians to ensure your pet is treated with respect and dignity during their visit with us. This, along with our love of animals, guides us in our compassionate practice. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young and healthy pets, early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages, and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.

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Meet Our Team

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Alison French, DVM


Rhinelander native Alison French graduated from UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. After three years of small animal practice in Stoughton, she returned to Rhinelander and the Boyd Animal Hospital. She purchased Boyd Animal Hospital in 2003. Besides providing high quality medicine to her patients, she really enjoys performing surgery. She is always up for a challenge and loves it when a beloved pet benefits from her medical and/or surgical skills. She enjoys spending her spare time with her two children and the menagerie of critters at her house. Her love for horses is very apparent, as she owns many of them. She enjoys trail riding, driving her pony, and performing with the Northwoods Equestrian Drill Team.

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Kristy Sipple

Veterinary Spinal Manipulative Therapist

Kristy Sipple was born and raised in Shawano, WI where she grew up on a small hobby farm filled with horses, goats, chickens, dogs and cats. She attended the University of Wisconsin River Falls where she obtained her Health and Human Performances degree and then continued her education at Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, MN for chiropractic. Working with animals was always something that Dr. Kristy longed to do and soon after obtaining her chiropractic degree, she continued her education at the Healing Oasis and Wellness Center in Racine, WI for Veterinary Spinal Manipulative Therapy. Dr. Kristy received her VSMT certification in May, 200

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Originally from Rhinelander, Nancy received both her Bachelor's Degree in Science and her Veterinary Assistant degree in the Twin Cities area. After working as a Veterinary Technician for 10 years in Hudson, Wisconsin; Nancy, her husband and three children moved back to Rhinelander. Nancy enjoys both the surgery and laboratory aspects of her job, and spends her free time doing creative and artistic things with her children.

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Learn More About Homestead Veterinary Care:

Visit us at our clinic today or fill out the form below for non-emergency questions; we'd be happy to answer all of your questions about the care of your pet.

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Contact Our Vet Clinic in Rhinelander, WI

Need an appointment? Please call   (715) 365-7387 to schedule. Appointments cannot be scheduled through email.

Please note: we try to respond to emails within 5 days. If you have an emergency, please call a veterinarian right away.

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