Phone: 218-863-8387

Address:

35 1st Avenue NW

Pelican Rapids, MN

56572

Hours (by appointment only):

Mon-Fri: 8 A.M. To 5 P.M.

Saturday: 9 A.M. To 1 P.M.

We are open two Saturdays per month.

Sun: Closed

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Meet Our Staff

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Pelican Rapids Animal Hospital in Pelican Rapids, MN! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets! Please call us at 218-863-8387 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Brent R. Henkes, DVM, Owner

Dr. Brent Henkes is from McGregor, Iowa. He received a B.A. degree in biology with a minor in chemistry from the University of Northern Iowa in 1999. He received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, with distinction, from Iowa State University in 2003. After graduation from veterinary school, Dr. Henkes practiced in the Brainerd, Minnesota area for 9 years before becoming owner of Pelican Rapids Animal Hospital in January of 2013.

Dr. Henkes enjoys all aspects of companion animal practice and has special interests in laser surgery, orthopedic surgery, and dentistry. He is married to his beautiful wife Heidi, who is an elementary school teacher in Pelican Rapids. They have three boys, Reece, Karston, and Braden. They also share their home with two Labrador Retrievers, Gracie and Willow, and a pug cross named Dolce.

In his free time, Dr. Henkes enjoys spending time with his family and enjoying the outdoors fishing, hunting, and camping.