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Covid-19 Update WE ARE OPEN!!!

We feel very fortunate that we have been declared an “essential business” and are able to continue service for sick, injured, or otherwise suffering pets! We are currently seeing all appointments including routine surgeries and annual vaccinations. We are limiting the number of clients in our office, so please call ahead of time or use our Pet Desk app to request refills so we can have them ready and limit your time in our office. 

 Thank you!  

 Dr. John and AMC Staff

Welcome to Animal Medical Center on Crow River

Your Full Service Veterinarian in Hutchinson, MN
Call us at 320-587-4044

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 320-587-4044!


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

Animal Medical Center on Crow River 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. John Froning  has 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 Hutchinson veterinarian.

January and February are Pet Dental Months at Animal Medical Center!  Schedule your pet for a dental cleaning before February 28th and save 15%!

We have added Pet Laser Therapy to our services.  Please contact us for more information on the many ways this service can help your pet!!

Check out our self serve dog wash!  It is open 24/7 and is complete with shampoo, conditioner and blow dryer and the best part is you don't have to clean up the mess!

Our Mission

To provide high quality pet health and wellness services to assist your pets and companions in living a longer, happier, and healthier life.

To provide our clients with access to leading edge products and services and authoritative educational content focusing on enhancing the human animal bond.

To maximize livestock health and productivity to keep our farm clients profitable and able to deliver high quality milk and meat to consumers.

At Animal Medical Center on Crow River, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Animal Medical Center on Crow River "Animal Care Beyond Compare"

Dr. John Froning

Hutchinson Veterinarians | Animal Medical Center on Crow River | 320-587-4044

271 3rd Ave NW
Hutchinson, MN 55350

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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Meet The Team

    I love coming to work everyday! Ever since I started working here at Animal Medical Center on Crow River I have been reading and learning as much as I can about pet health and well being. Now my pets and I are living a healthier life and can pass my knowledge and experience to other families so they too can discover wellness!' Read More


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  • "Doctors has always gone above and beyond for the care of our family's pets for several years."
    - John Doe / Hutchinson, MN

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