VCA Tampa Bay Animal Hospital

Our Pet Care Partners

Caring for all of your pet's needs takes more than we could ever provide alone. Here are some local organizations and businesses that we recommend to our patients and their families.

Pet Health and Lifestyle Information

We know a well-informed owner coupled with an expert veterinary care team is key to maintaining the happiness and health of your pet. That’s why we partnered with to bring you additional pet health and lifestyle information you can’t find on our website. contains a wealth of pet information written by leading veterinarians, journalists, and animal health care experts. Whether you are wondering about why your dog puts his head out of the window while driving, seeking a workout plan for you and your dog, or trying to figure out how to get your cat to take her medicine, VCA and are here to help.



    Pet Friendly Places to Play with Your Pet in Florida


  • Bring Fido

    A guide to dog-friendly parks near Tampa, FL!

    Visit Bring Fido

  • Care Credit

    No interest payment plans for your pet's medical care. Click here to apply today!

    Visit Care Credit

  • Cats of the Revolution

    An informative website with important info regarding heartworm disease in cats and its prevention.

    Visit Cats of the Revolution

  • Frontline

    Important information and fun facts regarding the prevention of fleas and ticks using Frontline Plus.

    Visit Frontline

  • Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Ask about our rebate offer!

    Visit Hill's Pet Nutrition

  • Home Again Microchips

    Home Again Pet Recovery Service

    Visit Home Again Microchips

  • Sentinel

    Our doctors recommend Sentinel monthly for dogs to prevent heartworm disease and intestinal parasites.

    Visit Sentinel

  • VPI

    Veterinary Pet Insurance

    Visit VPI

  • CAPC (Companion Animal Parasite Council)

    Recommendations for the Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Parasite Infections.

    Visit CAPC (Companion Animal Parasite Council)

  • AAFP (American Association of Feline Practitioners)


    Visit AAFP (American Association of Feline Practitioners)

  • ASPCA Animal Poison Control

    For any animal poison-related emergency, 24 hour a day, 365 days a year.

    Visit ASPCA Animal Poison Control

  • The Pet Care Forum-Veterinary Partner

    Answers to your questions about animal health, medications, therapies, surgery, behavior, or safety.

    Visit The Pet Care Forum-Veterinary Partner

  • AAHA

    Pets in need

    Visit AAHA

Pet Loss Resources

Losing a pet can be devastating, but you are not alone in your grief. The following online communities and resources can help you begin recovering from your loss.


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 call BluePearl Veterinary Partners at 813-933-8944.