VCA Little Animal Hospital

Jerry Greene, MS, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, Cornell University
MS, Purdue University


Dr. Greene received his veterinary degree from the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University. In addition, he has a Bachelor's degree in Breeding and Genetics from the University of Illinois. After graduating from veterinary school, Dr. Greene completed a rotating internship and a surgical residency at Purdue University, where he also received a Masters degree in Veterinary Surgery. After leaving Purdue University, Dr. Greene taught surgery at the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis. After leaving academia, Dr. Greene worked at several private practices in Florida before moving to Tampa in 1982 and opened his own practice. After closing his practice in 1998, Dr. Greene worked at and managed two practices in Tampa. Dr. Greene has published over 25 articles in veterinary journals and authored chapters in veterinary textbooks. An accomplished speaker, Dr. Greene has lectured extensively in the United States, Mexico, England and Europe on topics related to veterinary surgery, practice management, and legal issues related to the practice of veterinary medicine. Dr. Greene lives in Lutz with his wife, Laura and their cat "The Flash." They have two adult children, Lydia and Jarad.


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 a pet emergency outside of our regular hours (which are 7am-7pm 363 days a year), please contact Animal Emergency of Pasco at 727-841-6575.  They are located at 8740 Us Highway 19, Port Richey, FL 34668.