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Welcome to Bass Lake Pet Hospital
Your Veterinarian in New Hope MN

Call us at (763) 535-4250
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Bass Lake Pet Hospital’s promise is to partner with you to provide the best veterinary care for your pet. This means listening closely to your concerns, taking the time to discuss important health matters and giving options for your pet’s care and treatment. Our compassionate team strives to provide a positive atmosphere that nurtures your pet, like a family member, through all stages of his or her life.

If you live in New Hope or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Rick Cameron 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.

Bass Lake Pet Hospital 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. Rick Cameron 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 New Hope 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 the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (763) 535-4250 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our New Hope veterinarian 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 New Hope pet owners.

At Bass Lake Pet Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Rick Cameron
New Hope Veterinarian | Bass Lake Pet Hospital | (763) 535-4250

8119 Bass Lake Rd.
New Hope, MN 55428

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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr
    Rick Cameron

    I received my undergraduate degree from Mankato State University and from there attended the Veterinary College at the University of Minnesota. Graduated in 1984. I worked in Corcoran, Minnesota right out of school for several years, then was fortunate to have the opportunity to purchase Bass Lake Pet Hospital.

  • Dr.
    Shelly Bonneville

    Dr. Shelly Bonneville is a 2003 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-School of Veterinary Medicine. Â She grew up just across the river in St. Croix Falls, WI, and has spent her entire life around animals which has driven her passion and excitement to become a veterinarian.

  • Dr.
    Graham Engle

    Dr. Graham Engle is a 2014 graduate from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine. Graham is a California native and received his undergrad BS degree in kinesiology from Westmont College in 2003 in Santa Barbara, California.

  • Dr.
    Margaret Gordon

    Dr. Gordon has been a small animal veterinarian since 2002, receiving her degree from The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine with honors and an award for excellence in small animal medicine. Dr. Gordon practiced full time in Brooklyn, NY from 2002-2008 and has practiced part time relief work for Bass Lake Pet Hospital and other hospitals in the greater Twin Cities of Minnesota since moving to Minneapolis and starting her family in 2008.

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New Hope Office

Monday:

7:00 AM-6:00 PM

Tuesday:

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Wednesday:

7:00 AM-6:00 PM

Thursday:

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Friday:

9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Saturday:

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sunday:

Closed

Testimonials

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  • "Fantastic place to bring your pets. They took great care of my pet. Very satisfied with them & there care for my pet. Thank you guys"
    Tala Miller
  • "The staff and everyone at Bass Lake Hospital is very nice and friendly. The really care about your pet. I won't bring my dog anywhere else."
    Chris Durow
  • "Such a caring and knowledgeable staff! This is where we will be taking all our pets from now on."
    Donna Swedean
  • "Daisy Mae was always treated so kindly. And when the time came, they made sure that her final journey was peaceful and exactly where she would've wanted it - at home. I will be forever grateful for that experience!"
    Rafael Lev