Welcome to Lone Tree Animal Care Center
Your Veterinarian in Omaha NE
Call us at (402) 389-3356

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (402) 389-3356!

If you live in Omaha or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Emily Whitehouse is a licensed NE veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and well being are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Lone Tree Animal Care Center is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Emily Whitehouse has over 10 years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Omaha veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call or text (402) 389-3356 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Omaha veterinary office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Omaha pet owners.

At Lone Tree Animal Care Center, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Dr. Emily Whitehouse
Omaha Veterinarian | Lone Tree Animal Care Center | (402) 389-3356

524 South 24th Street
Omaha, NE 68102

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  • Dr.
    Emily Whitehouse

    Dr. Emily has wanted to be a veterinarian since the 3rd grade, after her dad mentioned that she was pretty good with the family pets.  She worked at veterinary clinics throughout her high school weekends in Ohio, before attending The Ohio State University for her undergraduate and veterinary school degrees.  She moved to Southwestern Iowa in 2008 with her now-husband to practice mixed animal medicine.  After 4 years, she headed into town to a predominately small animal clinic.  She's decided to start her own practice in Omaha after seven years, and she is SO excited to care for you and your pets!  Dr. Emily and her husband have 2 dogs, 3 indoor cats, a bunch of barn cats (more show up every day, right?), and some chickens on their acreage.  In her free time (ha!), she loves to garden/landscape (native plants only, please), read voraciously, prep for the apocalypse, and build furniture as a novice.

  • Deb Allen
    Veterinary Technician

    Bio and photo coming soon!

  • Kali Upton
    Veterinary Assistant

    Kali has worked in the animal healthcare field for the past 6 years.  She loves helping and caring for animals.  From a young age, she knew this is the industry she wanted to be in.  Even her parents knew from a young age how much Kali loved animals.  When she was 10 years old, she started bringing home stray and injured animals, including cats, dogs, rats, birds, squirrels, and so many others.  She went as far as finding a toad, keeping him, and naming him Fireball, much to her mom's dismay.  As she grew up, her affinity for animals blossomed.  As a mother of four beautiful children, there is never a dull moment in her daily routine.  Her husband has always said that they will have a farm with animals to tend to; chickens, ducks, dogs, cats, and even pigs have run through their home for care.  During her free time, her passion is playing with her young ones and pets, and spending time with her family and close friends.

  • Jackie Rowan
    Veterinary Assistant

    Bio and photo coming soon!

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Omaha Office

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

12:00 pm-8:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-4:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am to 12:00 pm Every Other Saturday

Sunday:

Closed