Barrington Oaks Veterinary Hospital & Barrington Oaks North Animal Clinic

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710 Dodge Ave. Suite F
Elk River, MN 55330

Driving Directions

(763) 441-4000


  • Hours:
  • Mon-Thu: 7:00AM-7:00PM
  • Fri: 7:00AM-6:00PM
  • Sat: 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Sun: 10:00AM-5:00PM
  • After Hrs: Affiliated Emergency Vet., Coon Rapids, MN 763-754-9434

Barrington Oaks Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Elk River, MN. The professional and courteous staff at Barrington Oaks Veterinary Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for our highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Barrington Oaks Veterinary Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Elk River, MN and surrounding areas. Please take a moment to contact us today to learn more about our veterinary practice and for additional information about how Barrington Oaks Veterinary Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

***Ask about our Dental and Geriatric specials for savings on prophylactic dental cleanings and complete comprehensive evaluations for your pets.
Call our offices for details and to schedule your appointment today! 

Barrington Oaks Veterinary Hospital & Barrington Oaks North Animal Clinic Services

  • Adoption
  • Bathing
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Birds (Avian Medicine)
  • Boarding
  • Day Care
  • Dental Care
  • Dental Radiography
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Grooming
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • Impound-City of Elk River
  • In-House Laboratory & Diagnostics
  • Laser Therapy
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Puppy and Kitten Care
  • Rabbits and Small Mammals
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Reptiles
  • Senior Care
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

Barrington Oaks Veterinary Hospital & Barrington Oaks North Animal Clinic Staff Profiles

Dr. Dennis Gallenberg

Dr. Dennis Gallenberg was born in the North Central Wisconsin City of Antigo. He was raised on a dairy and potato farm. Dennis received a B.S. degree in animal science from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree from the University of Minnesota. His medical interests include internal medicine, surgery and reproduction. He enjoys most outdoor activities, working his chocolate Labradors and Siberian huskies and reading. Show More

Years in Practice: 30

University of Wisconsin-River Falls, University of Minnesota.


Dr. Kim Gallenberg

Dr. Kimberly Reed Gallenberg was born and grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  She attended the University of Minnesota for undergraduate work and Veterinary Medicine.   She graduated in 1983 and was a classmate of Dr. Dennis.  They married in 1986 and Dr. Kim joined Barrington Oaks in 1988.  Her veterinary interests include feline and canine medicine, geriatric medicine and exotic medicine.  She owns and shows American Saddlebred horses.  She and Dennis have one daughter named Cameron. Show More

Years in Practice: 28

University of Minnesota


Dr. Rick Peterson

Dr. Rick Peterson was raised in North Branch, Minnesota.  He is a 1988 graduate from the University of Minnesota with a B. S. in Biology and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree.  Dr. Rick is a member of the AVMA and MVMA with a special interest in canine and feline medicine and surgery.  He and his wife have one son.  He enjoys woodworking, outdoor activities, gardening and landscaping and takes interest in old cars and trucks. Show More

Years in Practice: 14

University of Minnesota