About Us

The Doctors and staff at Snake River Veterinary Center are committed to providing the best possible health and wellness services for both large and small animals in our community. Our mission is to treat each client with respect, honesty, and friendliness while treating their animals with the care and compassion they deserve.

The Snake River Veterinary Center moved to its current location in August of 2003 after an extensive remodel of the former Limbaugh home, located on Whitley Drive. The Limbuagh home was originally constructed in the late 1800’s. The Spainower family was the original owner and sold the home to I.V. and Emma Daisy Limbaugh in the 1930’s. I.V. was a fruit grower and lived in the house with Daisy and their children, Lawrence and Ouida until he passed away in the 1940’s. Daisy moved in with her daughter, Ouida and her husband, Theodore Reins.

In the 1950’s, the home was rented to the Vaughn family who owned the Gayway Bowl, formerly located at Gayway Junction in Fruitland. In 1961, Lawrence Jr., an orchard man like his father and grandfather, and his wife Barbara, remodeled the house. Together they raised their five children Mark, Tom, Lori, Chris, and Cathy at 401 N. Whitley Drive. Barbara remained in the house until around 2001. We are fortunate to have our veterinary hospital located in a Fruitland landmark. We enjoy hearing client’s stories of how they spent time socializing with the Limbaugh family when they lived in the house. There are reminders everywhere of the house’s history including an old boiler, children’s growth charts, and paintings on concrete floors. We hope you enjoy this wonderful old building as much as we do.



Snake River Veterinary Center, PA

401 North Whitley Drive

Fruitland, ID 83619

For general information, questions, appointment requests, call us at:
(208) 452-7950

AFTER HOURS EMERGENCIES & ON-CALL SERVICES: (208) 452-7950 Email Us: info@snakerivervet.com

In Case of Emergency Snake River Veterinary Center provides on call emergency service, weekends, nights, and holidays in case of a medical emergency. We are not in the clinic after hours, please call our office at (208) 452-7950 first if you have either a large or small animal emergency and we will give you instructions on how to contact a veterinarian.


Sunday Closed

Monday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Tuesday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Wednesday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Thursday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Friday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm

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