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Welcome to Weckel Pet Care

Your Veterinarian in Salina KS
Call us at 785-825-7387

After Hours Pet Emergency? Call Animal Care ER at (785) 820-5555!

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If you live in Salina or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Rost and Dr. Weckel are licensed KS veterinarians, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Weckel Pet Care is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Rost and Dr. Weckel have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Salina veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 785-825-7387 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Salina veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Salina pet owners.

At Weckel Pet Care, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Dr. Rost and Dr. Weckel
Salina Veterinarians | Weckel Pet Care | 785-825-7387

929 Elmhurst Blvd
Salina, KS 67401

Office Hours

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:

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sunday:

Closed

  • Stephanie A. Weckel
    DVM, Owner of Weckel Pet Care
  • Callie Rost
    DVM

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