Learn more about Animal Health Hospital & Dr. Ellen German DVM, DVCP

Animal Health Hospital has provided affordable, high quality veterinary care to Boise, Idaho for many years. Founder, Dr. Ellen German, received her Bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and graduated from Tuft’s Veterinary School in 1992. Before opening Animal Health Hospital in 2003 Dr. German worked at various animal clinics providing quality animal care. In her spare time, she cares for the pets of homeless citizens and participates in Friendly Fixers, the weekly, low-cost cat spay and neuter clinic at Pet Haven in Nampa, Idaho. Khamko, is a veterinarian from Laos who has worked in conjunction with Dr. German for over 20 years. Khamko, and the wonderful staff at Animal Health Hospital, assist in Friendly Fixers events helping to keep stray cats off the streets and into their forever home.


With over 25 years of experience in the veterinary field Dr. German, along with her caring staff at Animal Health Hospital, will provide you with extensive and excellent care for your pets. We provide the services your pet requires, from routine wellness exams to medical or homeopathic remedies for illness. We have the skills and experience to care for your animals.


Dr. German is a single mother of three active teenage daughters. Her family enjoys helping others such as caring for the pets of homeless people. In addition, Dr. German also enjoys traveling, biking, skiing, dirt biking, and playing golf.


We proudly serve customers in Boise, Eagle, Garden City, Meridian, Kuna, Star, Nampa, Caldwell and all throughout the Treasure Valley.

Call us today at 208-562-0156 for more information.

Quality & Professional Care


Options Available

Animal Health Hospital prides itself on being able to provide many treatment options for your animals. From traditional to homeopathic, we offer many alternate treatment methods. Homeopathic Medicine

Licensed Veterinarian

Your pets are in good hands at Animal Health Hospital. Dr. Ellen German is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, as well as a Certified Veterinary Chiro-practitioner. Count on us for superior service! Learn More About Us

Feline Friendly

You may pick up a free calming tablet to give to your cat before the hospital visit. At the office, your cat will embrace a welcoming environment, that is sure to keep your cat purring! Preventative Medicine