A Tampa Animal Hospital

Welcome to the Westchase Tampa animal hospital

Your Veterinarian in Tampa, FL


We would like to welcome Dr. Tania Otero to Westchase Veterinary Center and Emergency. She is joining our team as an associate veterinarian to give us 4 full time veterinarians on staff along with the surgical services of Dr. Burns. Besides treating cats and dogs, Dr. Otero is able to treat your small pocket pets(Rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, hamsters, gerbils, and mice). Please see Dr. Otero’s profile HERE…..

For April and May, the staff of Westchase Veterinary Center will participating in several events that help to benefit our community. On May 3rd we will be at the Bark at the Park at Brighthouse Stadium to help support the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. We will have a table and our dogs, so please stop by and say high. We will also be at the Clearwater Country Club as a participant in a foursome scramble that will help benefit The Clearwater Bombers’ Legacy Project. Please contact the clinic for more information or if you would like to sponsor a foursome of your own.

Our next free pet photo sessions will be on June 6th and July 11th . Contact us for more information and times. Be sure to visitwww.heatherpapolos.com (http://www.heatherpapolos.com/) to vote for your favorite picture. Each vote cost $1.00 and 100% of all proceeds for your vote benefit St. Francis Animal Rescue and Lost Angels Animal Rescue. The photo with the most votes from each month’s photo session wins a main spot in the 2016 Westchase Veterinary calendar, plus a personal photo session to create that image. Please contact the clinic for more information.

We now have Interceptor back in stock. Please contact the clinic for more information. Trouble with fleas and/or ticks on you cat? We are now carrying the new Seresto flea collars. They offer up to 8 months protection on one collar usage! That’s right. One collar will provide protection for up to 8 months. They have a safety snap-away function for the protection of your cat as well. Please call for more information.

Continuing from now through July, for any Google+ and/or Yelp review that you give us we will apply a $10 credit to your account. Please call the office and ask for details.

On June 15th, Dr. Reyes will be back in the office to see appointments. After a much deserved rest, we are happy to have her back. Please call the office to book your appointments.

Westchase Veterinary Center and Emergency is a state of the art facility with over 30 years of general medicine and surgery experience on companion animals. We strive to help your pet maintain a healthy, happy life through nutritional counseling, dental care, spays & neuters, internal medicine, behavior counseling and medicine, and full diagnostic procedures. Our specialized services include digital radiographs in real-time, ultrasounds, digital dental x-rays, advanced orthopedic surgery including ACL, FHO, Patella Luxation, etc., advanced soft tissue surgery, house calls,24-hour monitoring, full service boarding and so much more! Our team of veterinary doctors is proud to offer laser surgery and have generated over 480 hours of laser surgery procedures.

Our Tampa animal hospital is committed to providing the safest, most-advanced medicine in our industry. Our personal one-on-one service and emergency equipped center is open 7 days per week, with extended hours and a convenient location in the Westchase community; on the corner of Linebaugh Ave and Countryway Blvd.

Friendly And Attentive Care For Your Pet!

Our practice philosophy, simply stated, is to care for your pet as if it was our own.

Our Purpose is: To practice high quality medicine and to efficiently and fairly service our patients and clients.

Our Motto is: We take care of pets and their people!

We look forward to sharing our purpose and motto with you and your pets.

Make Your Appointment Today!

We are proud to take an active part in our community!

At Westchase Veterinary, we understand the need for partnerships between rescue organizations and veterinary hospitals. That is why we have partnered with several rescue organizations in the Tampa area including St. Francis Society Animal Rescue and Bay Area Greyhounds just to name a few. All of these groups are non-profit, charitable organizations run by volunteers that strive to provide medical care and homes for animals in need.

Spays and Neuters

Spaying or neutering your pet can help them live a longer, healthier life, minimizes behavior problems and helps control the population of unwanted pets. Read More >


The American Animal Hospital Association recommends regular oral examinations and dental cleanings, under general anesthesia, for all adult dogs and cats. Read More >


Vaccinations are vital to the health and protection of your pet, and serve as a preventive measure to combating viral diseases like Parvovirus, Parainfluenza virus and Distemper. Read More >