IMG_1868.JPGWhen we lost our collie Angus to bloat/gastric torsion, the entire North Branch Vet clinic staff was very caring. We knew that we didn't want to ever have that happen again. When it came time to have our new puppies, Zoey and Gator, spayed and neutered, we were happy to find out that Dr. Kemplin could do a gastropexy at the same time. The gastropexy will keep their stomachs from flipping over so that we never have to worry about gastric torsion. The fact that he was able to spay, neuter and perform the gastropexy all with laparoscopy made us even happier. With the laparoscopy, the incisions were so small they were able to heal much easier and they also had very few stitches. Both of our dogs were back to themselves the morning after their surgeries, wanting to run and play. We have been going to North Branch Vet for almost 10 years now, and we have always been very happy with both vet care and boarding care.

 The Potter Family & "Zoey and Gator"





When it came time to have my little Chloe spayed I was really nervous. I had another pet go through this surgery at another clinic and it took her several days to recover. Dr. Kemplin addressed my concerns and explained the benefits of minimally invasive surgery or laparoscopic surgery. He explained that this is the way most human abdominal surgeries are performed. The whole procedure was done through a small incision that was not even a half-inch long. She came home and felt so good that first night that I couldn't keep her from wanting to run and play! I am so happy I chose this option for her.

Karen and "Chloe"



Runyon2.jpg We have been bringing our dogs to North Bracnh Veterinary Hospital since they moved to their new building on Main Street. We are very pleased with the care that our dogs have receoved from all the doctors. All of our three labs are hunting dogs and Dr. Kemplin has always been aware of their needs. When we lost our companion of almost 15 years last summer, they were very caring and thoughtful. They understood that he was our family member and not just a dog. We would recommend this hospital to anyone and in fact, have recommended them to our friends and neighbors.

Randy, Patty, "Flash" and "Taz"


My daughter moved back home with us in October with her very large 17lb. cat Raymus.  I run a business out of our home and have customers in the house on a daily basis.  My daughter agreed to have her cat's front claws removed.  We took Raymus to North Branch Veterinary Hospital for the removing of his front claws by laser surgery.  The next day when we brought Raymus home he immediately jumped from the floor up to his favorite window ledge.  He never needed one pain pill and acted like nothing changed.  His temperament has been wonderful and he is a very happy cat.  Dody Johnson    

Thanks Dr. Kemplin for your loving and professional care for our newest family member!  We appreciate you and your staffs' genuine concern for all our pets for the past 10 years. We have always felt like we have been treated as part of the North Branch Veterinary Hospital family. Its so reassuring to know that we don't have to worry when we leave our dog for medical treatment or a boarding stay.  Thank you so much!

The Johnson Family & "Magic"

I think the world of Dr. Kemplin . Not only does the dr and team at North Branch Veterinary Hospital provide the best veterinary care possible, but also unmatched personal service and of course lots of love! I trust you with my most precious posessions...and refer all my friends and family to North Branch Veterinary Hospital.

Thanks so much to all of you!

Maya, "Amor & Abrazo"

Dr. Kemplin has taken exemplary care of our family's pets for several years, and we have been extremely pleased with the caliber of care we have been provided.  We always feel questions are welcome, and Dr. Kemplin spends whatever time is required to provide answers, whether we are in the office or just speaking on the telephone. Somehow Dr. Kemplin manages to remember our pets' strengths and weaknesses among all of her other patients. When one of our pets is ill, Dr. Kemplin makes every effort to calm our fears while treating our pet in a gentle loving manner.

Dr. Kemplin phoned our home on more than one occasion inquiring as to the condition of an ailing pet, indicating genuine caring and concern, as well as willingness to go above and beyond the call of duty.

We are extremely grateful to Dr. Kemplin for providing years of  care for our family members.

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