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Small Animal Hospital

The UF Small Animal Hospital offers medical and surgical care for dogs, cats, birds and exotic pets. Sophisticated diagnostic imaging capabilities and cutting edge technologies assist our clinicians in the diagnosis and treatment of difficult and complex diseases in your pet.

UF Small Animal Hospital


Large Animal Hospital

Located at the main campus of the University of Florida in Gainesville, the Large Animal Hospital was built in 1994 to provide advanced diagnostics and veterinary care to horses, cattle, alpacas, llamas, goats, pigs, and other large farm or food animals.

UF Health Large Animal Hospital

Emergency care

Ocala PETS

The Ocala PETS emergency clinic serves pet owners in the Marion County region by bridging the gap during time periods when veterinarians’ offices are typically closed. Our goal is to provide a caring, compassionate environment for critically ill animals and their families.

Veterinarian looks at a dog

Equine Acupuncture Center-Reddick

Equine acupuncture is offered in Reddick, Florida. Located next door to the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine, this facility provides world-class equine acupuncture for our large animal clients.



The Veterinary Pharmacy provides services to all areas of the Veterinary Hospitals and is a member of the Society of Veterinary Hospital Pharmacists.


Diagnostic Laboratories

Our labs offer clinical and anatomic pathology testing, in addition to a range of microbiology, parasitology and serology services. We also provide forensic pathology services.


Payment Methods Accepted

Fees for visits are to be paid in full at the time of service.  For your convenience we accept cash, checks, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, American Express and Care Credit. Individuals other than the owner admitting an animal must provide written treatment authorization signed by the owner or be able to assume financial responsibility for the total cost of the visit.  Pay your bill online.


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As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and UF Health, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.



Veterinary Hospitals

Need animal care? Visit the UF Small Animal and Large Animal Hospitals. From dogs, cats, birds and exotics to horses, cattle, llamas, pigs and many other large farm or food animals, our experienced veterinary staff is ready to assist.

Animal Airwaves

Syndicated Podcast

Animal Airwaves

Animal Airwaves is a daily radio series that features one-minute segments relating to animal health, ranging from insights into animal behavior to veterinary patient care breakthroughs and trends.

Animal Airwaves