Our mission is to improve the bond between pet owners and pets by providing quality veterinary medicine to our patients in Clearwater, FL, while offering exceptional service to our clients. We strive to higher standards in all we do by improving our knowledge, our hospital, and our team. Visit our hospital today and see where compassion and quality care combine to ensure a lifetime of good health for 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. If you feel you have an emergency with your pet, please call us or come to the hospital immediately. If possible, it is best to call before coming in so that a staff member can advise you on your particular emergency.

We have a veterinarian and personnel on duty 5 and 1/2 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 petís life. Emergencies can be things such a snail bait poisoning, hit by car, and chocolate 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.

Contact Details

  Person Doug Metzler, DVM
  City Clearwater , FL
  Zip Code 33761
  Address 2720 Summerdale Drive
  Phone Number (727) 669-7221

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Doug Metzler, DVM

Dr. Metzlerís veterinary career began at Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital in Seminole, Florida. He became part owner, and practiced there for 18 years. He opened his own practice in Safety Harbor, Florida in March 2003. After 10 years of steady growth, it was time to expand. The new Metzler Veterinary Hospital opened its doors in February 2013 in the Countryside area of Clearwater, Florida. The 5,000 square foot facility designed by Dr. Metzler, offers a full service hospital, as well as boarding, bathing, and grooming services.