Welcome to Neumeister Animal Hospital

EST. 1951 by William C. Neumeister

Dedicated to providing your pet with high quality preventive, diagnostic,
and surgical care in a comfortable, caring environment.

Our business hours are:

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

3675 Crescent Ridge, Dubuque, IA 52003, Phone (563)582-8417, Fax: (563)582-3013


In order to provide excellent, state-of-the-art medical care, while maintaining reasonable prices, we ask that all services be paid upon completion. We accept cash, check, Master Card and Visa.

To protect against the spread of disease, all in-hospital patients, including those in for boarding, must have current vaccinations for the common communicable diseases.

Calling ahead for prescription refills is recommended.


Case of the Week

Sarcoptic Mange

For this case Dr. Neumeister was presented with a one-year old Miniature Poodle who was extremely itchy.

  sarcoptes scabiei
  Photo above shows one of the Sarcoptes Scabiei we found under the microscope.

Dr. Neumeister noticed some crusted skin around the ear and took some scrapings to view under the microscope. Several Sarcoptes Scabiei parasites were found. These parasites cause Sarcoptic Mange.

Typical symptoms for Sarcoptic Mange include hair loss, bald spots, scabbing as well as sores. It can be found all over the world and will infect most mammals - including humans. When passed to humans, it will show a rash of red bumps, similar to mosquito bites. Click here to continue reading.

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Photo of Miga See how this cute Golden Retriever named Miga will make a difference in cancer research by being a participant in Morris Animal Foundation's Golden Retriever Lifetime Study by clicking here.  

Please microchip your pet!

For more information about Microchipping click here.

We offer Laser Therapy!

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