Life Care Animal Hospital

(651) 774-6063

Our Doctors

Our Doctors

Larry T. Morrisette, DVM

Dr. Morrisette graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in 1989. In 1995, after working in the Twin Cities for several years as an associate veterinarian, he became the owner and medical director of Olin Animal Hospital, which evolved and grew into Life Care Animal Hospital of St. Paul.

Dr. Morrisette enjoys the diverse case load of general practice and is especially interested in surgery and internal medicine. He is a member of several professional organizations, including serving on the board of and as past president of the Veterinary College Alumni and Friends Association.

Away from the office, Larry likes to hike, bike, kayak, and in general spend time with his family.

Amanda Harlow, DVM

Dr. Harlow received her veterinary degree from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in May 2004. Prior to that she received her B.A. in Biology from Carleton College. Dr. Harlow has worked at Life Care Animal Hospital since graduation. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association.

Her areas of interest include internal medicine, Diabetes mellitus, and preventative care for all ages. She lives in St. Paul with her husband. In her free time she enjoys hiking, camping and snowshoeing.

Helga Midelfort-Vognar, DVM

Dr. Helga Midelfort-Vognar received her B.A. in biology from Carleton College and then went on to complete her veterinary degree from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in May 2013. Dr. Helga spent her first year post graduation in a high volume equine clinic in Stillwater as an intern. She was very excited to join the Life Care Animal Hospital team in June of 2014. Dr. Helga’s areas of interest include internal medicine, sports medicine, physical therapy, and preventative care. She is a member of Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Helga lives in St. Paul with her apartment sized Golden retriever mix named Treff and visits her horse Ruffian in Cottage Grove whenever possible. In her free time she enjoys playing soccer, running, traveling, hiking, dabbling in agility with Treff and riding Ruffian.

McKenna Guettinger, DVM

Dr. McKenna received both her B.S. in Animal Science and her veterinary degree from the University of Minnesota. She was excited to join the team at Life Care Animal Hospital following graduation in May 2019. Her areas of interest include nutrition, internal medicine, and dentistry. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. McKenna lives in Saint Paul with her two cats, Lilly and Ollie, and a Miniature Dachshund, Luna. In her free time she enjoys baking, gardening, and traveling. 

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