Our appointment book is computerized which allows us to efficiently make appointments for you and your pet. Our receptionists and team will attempt to accommodate all requests to the best of our ability. Emergencies are accepted anytime our clinic is open. 

Emergency & Urgent Care

We have a veterinarian and personnel on duty 6 days a week who are trained and equipped to handle any urgent care your pet has. Usually an emergency team consists of at least one veterinarian and several technicians working together to save a pet's life. Emergencies can be things such as snake bites, overheating, hit by car, and chocolate/poison ingestion. If you ever feel that your pet needs emergency treatment do not hesitate to call or come in immediately. If possible it is best to call before coming in so that a team member can advise you on your particular emergency. If your pet has an emergency during the hours we are closed, calling our hospital will directly route your call to Tampa Bay Veterinary Emergency Service, which is located at 238 E. Bearss Ave.

We are also available for urgent care when the condition is not life-threatening. If you feel your pet needs to be seen before you are able to get an appointment, our veterinarians will work to "squeeze" you in between scheduled appointments. When you arrive, our receptionists will be able to give you an estimate on how long you may have to wait in order to be seen.

Types of Pets Seen

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Rabbits
  • Pocket Pets
  • Reptiles
  • Birds
  • Small Farm Animals


At Citrus Park Animal, Bird & Exotics Hospital, we offer a variety of services from nail trims, preventative medicine, pain management, extensive diagnostics, and intensive care to surgeries. We also have a full service In--house groomer, Gail, every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday!  Please be sure to call and make your appointment with Gail in advance as her spots fill quickly! (813) 920-6656 Lists of our services include, but are not limited to:

Preventative Healthcare & Healthy Pet Maintenance

  • Comprehensive physical exams
  • Immunizations
  • Internal & external parasite control
  • Diet/nutrition consult      

DNA Testing

  • Avian gender confirmation
  • Breed determination 
  • Genetic predisposition

Basic Hygiene

  • Bathing
  • Specialty/medicated baths
  • Pedicures-nail trim and dremeling
  • Ear cleaning
  • Anal sac expression
  • Sanitary trims
  • Wing/beak trims
  • Etc.


  • To help your pet get back to you should they ever become lost

Full Grooming Services

  • We have an in-house groomer with 31 years expertise every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. ***Call ahead to schedule an appointment with Gail.***

Comprehensive Diagnostic Testing

  • Heartworm antigen testing
  • Intestinal parasite exam (Fecal)
  • Tick serology
  • Cytology
  • Full in-house diagnostics laboratory
  • Blood chemistries
  • Urinalysis
  • Dermatophyte cultures
  • X-Rays (digital radiography)
  • Electrocardiogram -With results reviewed by a board certified cardiologist


  • General
  • Opthalmic
  • Soft tissue
  • Oral
  • Orthopedic
  • Electrosurgery
  • Endoscopy (Rigid and Flexible)
  • Etc.

Full service dental care

  • Dental cleaning
  • Ultrasonic scaling
  • Polishing
  • Fluoride treatment
  • Extractions
  • Oral surgeries
  • Teeth trimming for pocket pets
  • Etc.

Internal Medicine

  • Pediatric
  • Mid-life
  • Geriatric
  • Performance
  • Field trial dogs
  • Working dogs
  • Show dogs
  • Etc.
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes
  • Renal
  • Hepatic
  • Cardiac/pulmonary
  • Neurology
  • Endocrinology
  • Etc.

Pain Management

  • Short term (Acute)
  • Long term (Chronic)

End of Life Care

  • Comprehensive quality of life exams and counseling
  • Euthanasia
  • Cremation

Boarding (General or Hospitalization)

  • Canine
  • Feline
  • Pocket Pets
  • Avian
  • Reptile

We take pride in the care we give to your pets as if they were our own.   Our doctors like to perform a physical exam for healthy pets at least every year  throughout their lives so that they may better keep up with any changes that your pet’s aging body goes through.    

Office Hours


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-1:00 pm




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  • "I would recommend this clinic, the doctor is knowledgeable and friendly to my pets. The fees seem fair and they never hesitate to give an estimate if asked. My pets are happy with this Dr. so that makes me happy!"
    S.E. Tampa, FL

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