Sheri Morrissey

DVM, Co-Owner

Education: Iowa State University

“Dr. Sheri” has been a companion animal and exotic practitioner here at the Altoona Veterinary Hospital since graduating from the Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine the spring of 2000.  She is married to her husband, Blaine, who is a computer programmer.  Together, the Morrissey’s have one daughter, Claire, who was born in September 2007.  Dr. Sheri has 3 furry and 3 feathered “children” as well.  Two greyhounds, Astro and Halley; a whippet, Comet; and 3 cockatiels, Sidney, Tiki, and Herky round out a busy household.  Special interests outside the office include greyhound rescue, Polk County 4-H Dog Project volunteer, training her own dogs in obedience and helping with DMOTC (Des Moines Obedience Club) functions, and landscaping.

In the News

  • Check the Chip!

    August 9, 2018

    August 15th is Check the Chip Day! No, not potato chips, or chocolate chips, but pet…

  • Heat Stroke in Dogs

    August 2, 2018

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Contact Us

3070 8th St SW
Altoona, IA 50009
Phone: (515) 967-4281
Fax: (515)967-8824

After Hours Emergency
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IVRC: (515)727-4872