Exclusive Offer
We offer rebates on Heartgard.
Nexgard and Frontline are buy a box and get a free dose.


Call us at 605-722-5600 to take advantage of this exclusive offer.

Welcome to Animal Care Center of Spearfish
Your Veterinarian in Spearfish, SD
Call us at 605-722-5600


.

Pet Emergency? Read no further and call us right away!

If you live in Spearfish or the surrounding area, then you have picked the perfect veterinary practice. Dr. Warren Whalen is a caring, licensed veterinarian with over 34 years of experience in small companion animal medicine. Animal Care Center of Spearfish is a full service animal hospital that cares for dogs, cats and some exotics. Together, our newest associate Dr. Czerny, Dr. Whalen and the Animal Care Center staff are dedicated to give the best possible care for both you and your pet. Dr. Whalen offers technologically advanced diagnostics combined with years of experience so whether your pet needs a routine vaccination, surgical procedure, or a medical workup, you will be comfortable knowing we can help.

The Animal Care Center is equipped with an updated in house laboratory for rapid and accurate blood results. We offer digital radiography, various surgical procedures, EKG, rigid and flexible scoping, and ultrasonography. Dr. Whalen is trained in both abdominal and cardiac ultrasound, and has over 24 years of clinical experience with imaging dogs and cats. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, with a calm and clean environment so your pet can relax while waiting to meet the staff.

We provide a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 605-722-5600 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Spearfish veterinarian office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Spearfish pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Animal Care Center of Spearfish, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are. You care, so we care.

Dr. Warren Whalen
Spearfish Veterinarian | Animal Care Center of Spearfish | 605-722-5600

316 W Highway 14
Spearfish, SD 57783


Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Meet The Team

    Our team is committed to educating our clients in how to keep your pets healthy year round, with good nutrition and exercise.  Animal Care Center of Spearfish stays on top of the latest advances in veterinarian technology and above all, remembers that all animals and pets need to be treated with loving care in every check-up, procedure, or surgery.

    Read More

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Coming Soon!"

Featured Articles

Read about interesting topics

  • What to do when your pet gets lost?

    Has your pet wriggled their way through the fence or dashed out the front door? When searching for your lost pet, make sure you include these steps in your hunt. ...

    Read More
  • Flea and Tick Season

    Want to protect your pet from fleas and ticks? These tips can help. ...

    Read More
  • Summer Grooming Tips

    Want to keep your pet cool and comfortable this summer? A few changes to your normal grooming routine can help. ...

    Read More
  • What to Do If Your Pet is Stung

    Don't get us wrong, we love the bees! But we don't love when our pets get stung. Follow our tips to treat and prevent bee stings on your furry best friend. ...

    Read More
  • Tips for Traveling With Your Pet

    Do you dread hitting the road with your pet? These tips may make the trip more comfortable and enjoyable for you both. ...

    Read More
  • 6 Questions to Ask At Your Senior Pet's Next Check Up

    Want to keep your senior pet healthy and happy? Ask these six questions at your pet's next check up. ...

    Read More
  • Why the Controversy About Pet Vaccinations?

    As with anything, pet vaccinations can be too much of a good thing. Similar to parents who are learning more about vaccinations for children, veterinarians and pet owners alike are beginning to question some of the standard wisdom when it comes to protecting pets. There are certain fatal diseases against ...

    Read More
  • Pet Clothes: A Fashion Statement or a Necessity?

    There is nothing cuter than a pet in a colorful sweater, but do our furry friends really need to wear clothing? Although clothing is not a necessity for every pet, some animals benefit from a little extra protection during cold or damp days. Others enjoy wearing festive clothing during holidays or other ...

    Read More
  • Introducing a New Pet to Your Current Ones

    Pet Proofing Your Home Introducing your new pet to your current one is only a single part of the equation relating to taking a new pet home. You also have to make sure your new pet is comfortable in your home, which is a foreign environment to the animal. Like humans, animals can experience high levels ...

    Read More
  • Put Some Teeth Into Your Pet’s Dental Care

    According to the American Animal Hospital Association, nearly two-thirds of pets suffer from dental problems because their owners do not provide dental care for them. Imagine what would happen to your own teeth if they were never brushed or examined by a dentist. The same thing can happen with your pet’s ...

    Read More

Newsletter Signup

Sign up for more articles

Location

Find us on the map