Companion's Choice Animal Hospital

Is this your veterinarian?

2217 West 2nd Street
Hastings, NE 68901

Driving Directions

(402) 462-2234


  • Hours:
  • Mon: 8:00am -12:00pm &
  • 1:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Tues-Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • Sun (Boarding Pickup/Drop Off Only): 5:00pm - 5:30pm
  • After Hours Emergencies:
  • (402) 462-2234

Our Mission is Simple:
It is to provide competent, high quality comprehensive small animal health care services.  Our team members all share this vision.  We are responsible for taking great care of our patients, clients, each other, and our hospital.  We are caring people serving the local and extended community with excellence, compassion and drive.  We have 24 hour emergency coverage and are determined to meet or exceed the expectations of the people we serve and educate.

We are Here to Help:
Our services include promoting responsible pet ownership, annual wellness care, vaccinations, spays, neuters, dental care, 24 hour emergency care, radiographs, internal medicine, general and advanced surgeries.

We are Easy to Find:
We are located on the corner of 2nd Street and Laird Avenue, right across from Hastings Water Park.  Our hospital is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page.

At Companion's Choice Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.  We look forward to providing the best care for your pet!

Companion's Choice Animal Hospital Services

  • Anesthesia
  • Bathing
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Blood Transfusions
  • Boarding
  • Communication
  • Dental Care
  • Easy Scheduling
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • House Calls
  • Internal Medicine
  • Laboratory
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Payment Plans
  • Puppy and Kitten Care
  • Rabbits and Small Mammals
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Senior Care
  • Surgery
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

Companion's Choice Animal Hospital Staff Profiles


Practice Manager/Chaos Coordinator 

In July 2017, Carri joined our growing team as our first practice manager. She comes to us all the way from Arizona and has many years of managerial experience under her belt. Carri’s eccentric, bubbly personality will have you smiling in no time.  She is extremely softhearted with all of our patients and is an integral part of our day to day function. We are thrilled to have her join our team. Stop in and meet our new practice manager today!

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Veterinary Assistant/Protector of  Playtime

Alyssa brings to Companion's Choice several years of service to the veterinary medical community! She excels at problem solving and works hard to ensure clients have the best experience possible at our hospital. Building great team relationships is one of her strongest personality traits. She handles any situation easily, and being an excellent team member comes naturally to her after playing college volleyball right here in Hastings!   At your next visit, Alyssa looks forward to meeting you and explaining our doctors recommendations so together we can keep your companion healthy for many years to come!
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Colby Community College- Veterinary Technology Program


Patient Care Coordinator/Tamer of Crazy

Kim brings to Companion’s Choice her dedication and intelligence, coupled with a genuine and fierce love of animals.  She excels at solving problems and ensuring patients have the best experience possible at our hospital. When not exercising, feeding, playing with and caring for the needs of our patients here at Companion’s Choice, she attends Hastings College working on her pre-veterinary medicine curriculum.  She is likely to be one of the friendly faces helping your cat and dog friends when they visit our hospital!

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