Boarding and Grooming Services at The UF Veterinary Hospital at WEC

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Boarding & Grooming

The UF Veterinary Hospital at WEC is excited to announce we are now offering boarding and grooming services for dogs and cats. 

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Boarding Services

Are you planning a trip and in need of a safe, loving place for your furry companion to stay? Look no further! At UF Veterinary Hospital at WEC, we provide top-notch pet boarding services tailored to ensure your pet feels right at home.


  • Small Kennel: $32
  • Large Kennel: $37
  • Small Suite: $42
  • Large Suite: $53
  • Day Boarding: $21

Why Choose Us?

  • Comfortable Accommodations: Our facilities offer cozy spaces and comfortable bedding for your pet to relax in.
  • Professional Care: Our experienced veterinary staff members are passionate animal lovers who prioritize the well-being and happiness of your pets.
  • Customized Attention: We understand that every pet has unique needs. We offer personalized care and attention to cater to those individual requirements.
  • Daily Activities: We provide regular outdoor walks to keep your pet comfortable throughout their stay.

Safety & Health Measures:
Rest assured, your pet’s safety and health are our top priorities. We maintain strict cleanliness standards and adhere to all necessary health protocols. Additionally, our veterinary staff are equipped to handle any emergencies that may arise.

Grooming Services

We understand that your furry companions deserve the best care and attention. Our pet grooming services are tailored to not only enhance their appearance but also ensure their comfort and well-being. One of our groomers will meet with you at the time of drop-off to discuss your grooming requests and provide a cost estimate.

Bath Only: Includes bathing, blow dry, ear cleaning, and nail trimming

  • Up to 1 hour: $50
  • 1-1.5 hours: $60
  • 1.5-2 hours: $70
  • 2 hours +: $85

Full Groom: Includes bath services listed above, plus haircut

  • Up to 1 hour: $75
  • 1-1.5 hours: $85
  • 1.5-2 hours: $100
  • 2 hours +: $125

Plus Package: $30

  • Includes bath services and fees listed above, plus conditioner, blueberry facial, paw balm, and nail buffing

UF Pet Samaritan Fund

Per University of Florida Veterinary Hospital guidelines, any tips left for employees are deposited into the UF Pet Samaritan Fund. This fund provides critical life-saving care to pets of families facing unusual financial hardship.

We are deeply grateful for any contributions to the UF Pet Samaritan Fund!


1156 NW 81st Terrace Rd.
Ocala, FL 34482
(352) 414-3858

Hours of operation

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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