VCA Gulf Bay Animal Hospital

Client Services

  • Receptionist

    Hannah Nugent

    Hannah went to Osceola High School and has been in the animal related field for 7 years. She joined the VCA Gulf Bay team in October 2012. Hannah has 2 dogs and 2 cats, Dakota a 5 year old Whippet mix, Brandy a 2 year old Pointer mix, Roxy a 5 year old calico and Zoey a 1 year old domestic short hair. Her hobbies include fishing, crafts and playing volleyball.

    "Since I was young I would rescue sick and injured animals and find them help. It was only natural that when I grew up my passion for helping animals would lead me to the veterinary field. Keeping animals healthy and their owners happy makes my life rewarding and worth while."


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, please contact one of the following nearby emergency care clinics.

Tampa Bay Veterinary Emergency Service (727) 531-5752  1501-A Belcher Road Largo, Florida 33771

Animal Emergency & Urgent Care (727) 786-5755  30610 US Highway 19 N. Palm Harbor, Florida 34684