Plattsmouth Animal Hospital

The Plattsmouth Animal Hospital: Big enough to serve.  Small enough to care. 

Located in Plattsmouth, NE, Plattsmouth Animal Hospital is dedicated to providing quality, friendly care to your dog and/or cat.  We are a full service hospital, offering basic preventative care up through complex surgical procedures and everything in between.  Each veterinarian and team member is deeply committed to the health and well-being of your pet. We love animals as much as you do!  Starting in 2017; We also offer some preventative care to horses, goats, and other small hobby-farm animals with advance-notice appointment.

When you want to choose the right vet for you and your animals, look to the Plattsmouth Animal Hospital.
  • 2001 Eighth Ave
  • Plattsmouth,NE 68048
  • Telephone: 402-296-2179
  • Telephone: 402-296-2170
  • Fax: 402-296-2267
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  • Mon-Fri: 8:00AM - 5:30PM
  • Sat: 8:00AM - Noon
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hours: 402-296-2179
  • Charles Stoehr, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Charles Stoehr is the senior veterinarian on staff. Plattsmouth is his home town, and he was raised on a farm on the Platte River, and educated in Plattsmouth Community Schools. After securing his BS and DVM degrees from Kansas State University in 1966, he returned to Plattsmouth and established the Plattsmouth Veterinary Clinic P.C.(now named the Plattsmouth Animal Hospital P. C.) in downtown Plattsmouth. The hospital has been at its present location since 1973. While at Kansas State University, Dr. Stoehr was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity, Alpha Zeta and Blue Key Honoraries. He was a Captain in the Air Force Reserve and currently is a member of Rotary International, and the Nebraska and American Veterinary Associations. He and his wife Beverly are the parents of three grown children, Dawn, Scott, and Robin.

    Dr. Stoehr has a special interest in small animal surgery, orthopedic surgery, and feline medicine. He enjoys tennis, travel, skiing, biking, hiking and caring for their Beagles “Marcie” & "Lumpie".

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1966
    Education:
    Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Elizabeth Nelson, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Elizabeth Nelson has been on the staff of Plattsmouth Animal Hospital since 1992. An honors graduate from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Dr. Nelson completed her DVM degree from Iowa State University in 1983. She spent 1983 through 1992 in Alaska, working primarily with dogs, cats, and exotic pets. She was a race veterinarian for the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race in 1984 and for the Iditarod in 1992. Hailing originally from Albion, Nebraska, she and her husband, Rick, now reside south of Murray.  They are the proud parents of two grown daughters, Synneve and Krista, their rescue Border Collie "Melvin", Beagle mix “Sparky”, “Nick” the Horse, and ponies “Ruby” and “Penelope”, along with lots of barn cats (including Captain, Molly, Macy, and JimBob). Internal Medicine is her practice specialty and she also enjoys welcoming new puppies and kittens into our practice.

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1983
    Education:
    Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Robin Hill, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Robin is a Plattsmouth native and graduated from the Plattsmouth Community School system. She attended Kansas State University and received her BS in 1998, followed by her DVM in 2003. She joined the Plattsmouth Animal Hospital staff following graduation in the summer of 2003, Dr. Robin has special interests in small animal dermatology, internal medicine and surgery.

    Dr. Robin, her husband Charles, and their three sons Langston, Ezekiel, and Alexander live in Plattsmouth with their dog, "Bob" and their cat, "Maleek". Dr. Robin enjoys spending time with her family, sports, exercising, entertaining, and her book club. She enjoys working with the young people in the community schools to heighten their interest in all aspects of veterinary medicine and becoming veterinarians.

    She is a member of Rotary International, and P.E.O - Chapter F.

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2003
    Education:
    Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Dr. Nicole Davis

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Nicole Davis grew up on a farm in Parker, South Dakota and joined the Plattsmouth Animal Hospital staff in June of 2014. She is a 2010 graduate of South Dakota State University, where she ran cross country and track. Dr. Davis completed her DVM degree at Iowa State University in the Spring of 2014, and also spent some time studying abroad, in Australia, while pursuing her doctorate.

    Dr. Davis's professional interests include small animal surgery and internal medicine. Outside of work, she enjoys running (including two marathons), swimming, reading, and exploring Plattsmouth, Omaha, and the surrounding areas.

    Years in Practice:
    Jul 10, 2014
    Education:
    Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Dr. Steph Peetz

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Stephanie Peetz grew up on an acreage near Glenwood, Iowa and joined the Plattsmouth Animal Hospital team in June of 2015. She is a 2011 honors graduate of Iowa State University, where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science. Dr. Peetz completed her DVM and graduated with honors from Iowa State University again in the spring of 2015. Dr. Peetz enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine including small animal surgery, internal medicine, dermatology, and ophthalmology. Dr. Peetz’s interests outside of work include horseback riding, participating in sprint triathlons, and spending time with her family, which includes her husband Ryan, two cats (Winston and Icky), a Labrador Retriever (Ripley), and her two horses (Scout and Bean).

    Years in Practice:
    Jun 24, 2015
    Education:
    Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Dr. Alicia Koopman-Schmidt

    • Grew up in small town Scribner, Nebraska
    • Graduated with Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science from University of Nebraska--Lincoln 2011
    • Completed DVM from Iowa State University Spring 2015
    • Worked as a mixed animal practitioner in southwest Minnesota following graduation
    • Joined Plattsmouth Animal Hospital spring 2018
    • Veterinary interests include: All aspects of veterinary medicine, specifically canine sports medicine and small animal soft tissue surgery
    • Hobbies: sports, wake-boarding, snowboarding, and being outside.
    • Family: husband Scott and son Nolan
    • Pets: Golden Retrievers- Leo and Finn
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2016
    Education:
    Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine