News | Oaks & Northwood Oaks Veterinary Hospitals

News

News from Oaks and Northwood Oaks Veterinary Hospital


Agency Spotlight: St. Francis Pet Care

UF Campaign for Charities showcases St Francis Pet Care in the article below.   http://ufcc.ufl.edu/agency-spotlight-st-francis-pet-care/

Enter our Fall-Halloween Pet Photo Contest

Between October 15th and November 5th, enter your pet in our fall photo contest.  Whether your pet enjoys watching the Gators play, playing in leaves, helping carve pumpkins, or getting dressed up to celebrate the holiday, we would love see how he/she enjoys the fall weather.  Our contest is open to cats as well as dogs. more »

St Francis Pet Care was mentioned in the Huffington Post

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/15/animal-care-groups-pets-shelters_n_5798490.html?1410806392 St. Francis Pet Care provides free, non-emergency veterinary care to homeless and low-income pet owners in Florida’s Alachua County. The group also gives out pet food and other supplies like leashes and kitty litter, provides spaying and neutering services, as well as performing procedures like microchipping and nail clipping.

Dale Kaplan-Stein, DVM: Spirit of Gainesville nominee

Dr. Kaplan-Stein has a long record of service to the University of Florida, the College of Veterinary Medicine, and the Veterinary profession. However, we want to nominate her primarily for her work with St. Francis Pet Care, which provides free primary veterinary care to our homeless and very low income neighbors in Alachua County. Dr. more »

St Francis House Pet Care Clinic helps the homeless

Dr. Kaplan-stein and St Francis Pet Care Clinic are featured in the Gainesville Sun. On Tuesday mornings, dozens of people crowd into the St. Francis House Pet Care Clinic, patiently waiting their turn to be seen by the doctors and care agents volunteering their time to help animals for free.  The clinic at 501 SE more »

Enter Our Summertime Photo Contest!

Between July 1st and July 31st, enter your pet in our summertime photo contest.  Whether your pet enjoys swimming at the lake, hanging out at the beach, going boating, running through the woods, or joining the family on vacation, we would love to see how he/she celebrates the “dog days of summer”.  Our contest is more »

Enter our Summertime Photo Contest!

Between July 1st and July 31st, enter your pet in our summertime photo contest.  Whether your pet enjoys swimming at the lake, hanging out at the beach, going boating, running through the woods, or joining the family on vacation, we would love to see how he/she celebrates the “dog days of summer”.  Our contest is more »

St. Francis Pet Care Video Essay

A short video essay on St. Francis Pet Care, an independent clinic that offers weekly veterinary care for pets of homeless and low-income residents in Gainesville, Fla. Click Below To View Video! St. Francis Pet Care

“People Pills for Pets”

Our very own Dr. Jenn Dean was recently featured in a local TV20 news segment. You can watch the segment on WCJB-TV20’s website by following this link: People Pills for Pets. People Pills for Pets (via WCJB-TV/ABC) Published February 11th, 2014 GAINESVILLE- Over the counter drugs are intended for humans, but some people give those medications more »

Continuum 5K-9 Run for Pet Charities

Pledge 5’s Pet Supply and Adoption Drive benefits pet charities throughout the Gainesville community. Pet supplies will be donated to Gainesville Pet Rescue, Alachua County Humane Society, and St Francis Pet Care. Pledge to donate pet supplies and receive a coupon code for $5 off registration. Please make pet supply donations at the registration table more »