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VCA Lockwood Ridge Animal Hospital

Phone: 941-359-3800
Fax: 941-359-0307
3802 N. Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34234
Business Hours
Sun Closed

Caring for pets... and their people, too.

At VCA Lockwood Ridge, we are looking forward to welcoming you, your dog, and your cat. Everyone on our staff believes that the better we get to know you and your pets, the better we can provide the best possible health care for them. In fact, when you come in, you'll see exactly why our veterinarians are praised for their kind and thorough care. We enjoy being the one you rely on to give your pet the medical care and attention they deserve. So come in today and let us be the one to be there for you and your pet today, and everyday.

Local Medical Issues

There are numerous local medical issues that can impact your pet's health and that require your attention over the entire year. For example, there's heartworm disease, which can affect both dogs AND cats. Because heartworm disease is transmitted by mosquitoes, which thrive in our region, it's a serious cause for concern. And because the winter temperatures here do not get cold enough to kill mosquito eggs, it's ...See More

New to VCA?

We provide veterinary services for every stage in your pet's life, from her first shots to a lifetime of preventive care to keep her happy and healthy.

Our services don't end at our hospital doors.  As a member of the VCA family, our veterinarians have access to extensive medical resources, not the least of which is the VCA knowledge base, which allows our doctors to tap into the collected knowledge of over 2,000 VCA veterinarians.

And if your pet ever needs truly advanced veterinary care, VCA Specialty Hospitals are ready to help.  These twenty-eight clinics provide state-of-the-art care in orthopedic surgery, physical therapy, advanced oncology, and even such cutting-edge treatments as stem cell therapy.

Dr. Gordana Alimpic is our Medical Director.

Dr. Tamara Powell
Associate Veterinarian
Veterinary School: University of Georgia

We are thrilled that Dr. Powell joined our practice in June 2010. She was born in San Diego, CA and grew up in Pittsburgh, PA. Dr. Powell attended the ...Read Full Biography

One of the Best
Anne from Los Angeles

Our visit was great. I appreciate the cleanliness of the hospital, the knowledge of the staff, and the warmth and caring of the doctors. They treated our pet like he was one of their own. It was a great visit!

Convenient, Affordable Wellness Plans

Membership includes:

  • Convenient monthly payments
  • 5 visits to VCA each year
  • Doctor-recommended vaccines
  • Prevention and early detection tests for serious diseases
  • Routine dental care for your pet
  • Peace of mind knowing you are doing the best for your pet

To enroll in VCA CareClub, call us at
941-359-3800 or request an appointment.