Our Practice

We are a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare services in Athol, ID. Our veterinarians offer a wide variety of medical, surgical and dental services. Our hospital has advanced equipment and technologies, including comprehensive in-house bloodwork, x-ray capabilities, surgical suite, dental suite, and a pharmacy. We are committed to providing quality care at every stage of your pet's life. From routine preventive care to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases, we have the expertise to provide the highest standard of care for your pet. We also serve clients in Athol, Bayview, Spirit Lake, Garwood, and Cocolalla.

  • Dr. Mike


    Dr. Mike Mihlfried graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. After graduation, he worked in several mixed and small animal practice settings throughout the west. He moved with his family to Northern Idaho in 2006. That fall, he and his wife Maggie opened Northwoods Veterinary Hospital.

    Out of the office, Dr. Mihlfried enjoys all that North Idaho has to offer, especially hunting, fishing and gardening.