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Kindness Animal Hospital

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About Us

Dr. Terrill assisting a feline patient

Who We Are

Kindness Animal Hospital was founded in 1985 in Grand Forks by Dr. Rick Odegard. Since then, we have worked hard to build our reputation as the finest veterinary facility in the area.  Our veterinarian is a member of the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association) and the NDVMA (North Dakota Veterinary Medical Association).  He also attends continuing education courses on a yearly basis to learn about the newest and most advanced diagnostic and treatment options.

Kindness Animal Hospital is a full-service small animal veterinary hospital.  We offer the best in routine preventative health care for all cats and dogs along with providing routine and advanced medical and surgical services. Dr. Rick Odegard, Dr. Krista Terrill, Dr. Emmett LaCoursiere, Dr. Zimprich, and Dr. Young are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments.

staff members at Kindness Animal Hospital

Our Team

Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, family-friendly, and calming so you and your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Grand Forks veterinarian.

We know how much you care about your pet because we care about them too. That is why the entire staff at Kindness Animal Hospital will do our absolute best to keep your pet healthy. While caring for your family pet we will work with you to help you make the best decision to care for your pet.

Meet Our Team