Animal Hospital of Chetk/North (Rice Lake)

941 24 1/2 Street
Chetek, WI 54728


This is facility was built in 1996 with one goal in mind; to create a welcoming environment for patients and owners alike. We encourage all potential clients to take a tour so you can see for yourself Call 715-859-6650 or email us at to schedule your hospital tour.Our lobby is warm and friendly with up-to-date pet-related literature, as well as free WiFi, Free Kuerig Coffee, Amazon Prime TV and children's toys to help keep little ones occupied.  The building is climate controlled for year-round comfort. The exam rooms feature modern technologies like a videoscope that our doctors and technicians will use during exams to evaluate your pet.A separate cat ward with natural lighting provides a calm, comfortable, quite environment for cats.Indoor runs for dogs assure cleanliness and security year-round.A special surgery suite is used only for surgery.  The heated surgery table and Bair Hugger heating blanket allows patients to retain body heat during anesthesia and aids in a quicker recovery. Our radiowave surgery unit allows us to perform surgery with considerably less tissue trauma. We use gas anesthesia and we have Anesthetic monitors on all patients and a Technician with them at all times.  Pain medication is ALWAYS used, and is never optional.Post-Operative pain management and rehab is an essential part of our practice philospy. Our laboratory equipment is state-of-the-art and allows us to run blood chemistries, complete blood counts, electrolytes and many other tests right here in the hospital. Blood chemistry changes within 6 hours, having these test available in minutes allowsour doctors to make informed decisions in a timely manner. This is essential when dealing with critical patients.Our lab also includes 3-D ultrasound and digital X-Rays that Dr. Kuchevar & Dr. Khan can use to help diagnose illnesses more quickly and initiate specific treatment the same day. Patient comfort is a priority and our doctors and staff do everything we can to make your pet feel comfortable while we perform our exam and discuss our findings with you. We hope you have enjoyed a brief tour of the Animal Hospital of Chetek, feel free to call or email us and schedule a tour in person