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Alta Animal Hospital


Alta Animal Hospital, located in Pocatello, Idaho, is a full-service companion animal hospital. Dr. Kirsten Nickisch's experienced and skilled veterinary team stands ready to serve the small animal pets and their owners in the Pocatello community.

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Your Neighborhood Animal Care Center

Providing the best care for you and your pet.

Caring for pets is our passion and something we look forward to doing every day. We believe it is important to get to know the personality of every animal so we can provide appropriate and relevant care. As we get to know your pets, we invite you to take a moment to get to know us and our team as well.

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Client Testimonials & Reviews

Our staff at Alta Animal Hospital values feedback from our clients. Here is just a small sample of the hundreds of happy and healthy pets that we have cared for since 1984.

These vets and assistants are the best I've ever had. They are patient, loving, and give you 100% when helping with your " fur babies" 💖

Kayla W.

Alta is always amazing. They are very accommodating with payments, amazing with pets and they have amazing customer service. Dr. Nickisch is exceptional!

Brianna W.

Top-notch medical care with caring vets and staff. My dog’s ruptured ear drum was completely taken care of here. I highly recommend.

Liz B.