|Monday||8:00am - 5:30pm|
|Tuesday||8:00am - 5:30pm|
|Wednesday||8:00am - 5:30pm|
|Thursday||8:00am - 5:30pm|
|Friday||8:00am - 5:30pm|
|Saturday||8:00am - 11:30am|
- Animal Boarding
- Animal Daycare
- Animal Flea Control
- Animal Microchipping
- Small Animal Vet
- Veterinary Dentistry
- Veterinary Euthanasia
- Veterinary Medical Specialties
- Veterinary Surgery
- Veterinary Vaccinations
- New Pet Initial Visit
- Physical Exam
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We feel it's important for you, as our client, to know what to expect from us as we provide veterinary care to your pet. That is why we recently adopted the following mission statement and core values.
Mission: Backlund Animal Clinic provides professional and compassionate care for pets; improving health, longevity, and quality of life through comprehensive veterinary services.
Quality - We provide excellent and thorough healthcare for your pet. Quality of service is our highest priority.
Innovation - At Backlund Animal Clinic, we strive to implement the latest technologies and methods for treatment. We blend multiple and diverse procedures to achieve optimal outcomes for each patient.
Transparency - We believe open discussion with clients leads to successful treatment of the patient. Our transparency on all diagnostics, treatments, costs and outcomes empowers our clients to make the best healthcare decisions for their pets.
Respect - Every owner has individual goals and varying resources to provide care for their animals. At Backlund Animal Clinic, we earn our clients' respect by respecting our clients.
Empathy - The veterinarians and staff at Backlund Animal Clinic are your peers as animal lovers and pet owners. We understand the difficult decisions and sacrifices necessary to provide the best possible care for our animals.
Dr. Backlund is a life-long resident of Omaha. He graduated from Iowa State Veterinary School in 1975, and opened the Backlund Animal Clinic in 1977. He is a past president of the Nebraska Academy of Veterinary Medicine and former Hospital Administrator for the Emergency Clinic. Dr. Backlund was instrumental in starting up the Animal Emergency Clinic in Omaha.read more
Dr. Michelle graduated from Kansas State Veterinary School in 2007, and Canine Rehabilitation Institute in 2008. Michelle started Canine Rehabilitation and Wellness as an additional service of Backlund Animal Clinic in 2009. Click here for more information.read more
Janet is an Omaha native and attended South High. She is a graduate Medical Technologist. She graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 1984, and has worked in animal health since 1981. She has extensive knowledge of lab techniques and microscopy in addition to being a superb animal nurse. Janet's interests outside the clinic are crafts and gardening. She and her husband, Mark, are also wine aficionados.read more
Sarah is from New England. She has a degree in fine arts from Alfred University in New York State and certification in Veterinary Technology from Bel Rea Institute in Colorado. She worked in Denver for 5 years before joining us in February of 2007. Sarah is a photographer in her spare time and has aspirations of shooting professional pet portraitsread more
Anne is from Blair, NE and graduated from Blair High School. She shows her three Quarter Horses, Alex, Archie and Bella, in local competitions and is also interested in Canine Agility Training. She occupies her free time boating on the Missouri River. She has been married to her husband, Mike, for 2 years.read more