Quality Veterinary Care
South 71 Veterinary Clinic is always available for your animals and their needs. Whether you visit our central location in Willmar, MN, or one of our satellite clinics in Granite Falls, and Montevideo, MN, our skilled and compassionate veterinarians will be ready to serve you and your pet.
Helping Animals Achieve Maximum Health
Meet the Team
Dr. Ryan Tollefsrud
Dr. Tollefsrud grew up in Minnesota and graduated from Kansas State Veterinary College in 2012. He joined the team in 2013 and attained ownership of the multi-clinic practice in 2017. Dr. Tollefsrud has one son, Owen. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor activities, including farming and fishing. Dr. Tollefsrud enjoys working with both large and small animals.
Dr. Steve Rumsey
Dr. Gregg Laurence
Dr. Deb Bauman
Dr. Amy Schmidt
Dr. Rochelle Kallstrom
Dr. Jessica Anderson
Dr. Courtney Behrens
Nikki joined the team in 2004, and is a certified veterinary technician at the Willmar location. On weekends, Nikki enjoys reading and spending time with her family and son. She shares her home with her boston terrier dogs.
Nicky is a graduate of Ridgewater Veterinary Technology in 2021. The same year, she joined us here at South 71 Vet Clinic. Nicky enjoys working with the small animals in the clinic. She enjoys reading, baking, and spending time with friends and family in her spare time. Nicky also LOVES anything Pink and has a dog at home named Sampson.
Nicole is a 2022 Ridgewater College graduate of Veterinary Technology. She joined the clinic in 2023.
Favorite activities include anything outdoors and camping trips with friends. At home, Nicole has one cat
named Nambo. Nicole’s focus is working in the clinic with small animals like dogs and cats.
Jim joined our team in the spring of 2023. At the clinic, Jim is the Inventory Manager. His past experience
includes many years of supply chain management. He shares his home with his wife, Lori, and three cats. Jim & Lori also have 2 adult sons. During time outside of the clinic, Jim enjoys camping, four-wheeling, and fishing.
Jess is a graduate of Ridgewater College in 2010. She joined us from 2011 to 2016 and rejoined the team in
2020. Jess, Dr. Tollefsrud’s wife, is the office manager and a Certified Veterinary Technician at the clinic. She
enjoys both small animals and large animals. Favorite activities outside of the clinic include horseback riding,
scrapbooking, and spending time with family, especially children Owen & Lindey. At home, Jess & Dr. Ryan
also share their home with 2 dogs, 1 cat, and 2 horses
2022. In his spare time, he enjoys fishing. Nick shares his home with Max, a Shih Tzu. At the clinic Nick enjoys working with the dogs and cats.
varieties of animals! Everything from hamsters to horses! When not at the clinic, Haille enjoys camping, traveling, and spending time with friends and family. At home, Haille shares her home with three cats and one dog.
Veterinary & Specialty Services
Our highly trained, experienced, and licensed veterinary team is ready to treat small animals, including your beloved pets such as dogs, cats, rabbits, reptiles, and other exotic animals.
We provide comprehensive veterinary care for large animals such as dairy cows, sheep, goats, beef cows, horses, and pigs, to name a few. For your convenience, our experienced veterinary team can always travel to your farm to treat your large animals.
Large animal services include:
- Pregnancy diagnosis
- Hoof care
- Emergency services
- Herd health services
If you are going on vacation and need someone to take care of your pet, you can trust they are in good hands with us. Our pet boarding provides around-the-clock care and several amenities, including individual housing for your pet, an outdoor area for playtime, and of course, personal attention.
*Please note that our pet boarding service is offered only for small animals.
- Pet Care Products
- Preventative Medications
- Science Diet Pet Food, Including Prescription Diet
- Large Animal Supplies and Vaccines
And So Much More
- Digital X-ray & Processing
- Dental Procedures (exams, x-rays)
- Euthanasia & On-Site Pet Cremation
- Cold Laser Therapy
- Veterinary Chiropractic Services
- Orthopedic Procedures (By Appointment With A Board Certified Orthopedic Veterinarian)
- Exotic Animal Care
- Online Store
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Contact one of our three locations!
Saturday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM-4:00 PM