Dr. Webster’s BLOG

South Tampa’s Favorite Veterinarians
Sharing Some Great Pet Tips & Advice!

Avian Influenza found in Florida

Avian Influenza has been reported in Florida, and it is a topic that should be worrisome to all of us. Not only from a health perspective (more on that in a minute)- but from an economic one as well. Avian Influenza is... Read more

CIRDC- Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex

You may not have heard of it, but it’s been around for a long time. Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex- or CIRDC. In March of 2022, it made headlines in the news, as a number of pets in South Florida were diagnosed... Read more

Hurricane Season 2021

JULY 1, 2021 Mother Nature is a wicked one sometimes… We’re getting ready to unveil our new hospital soon, and there’s a tropical storm (Elsa) out there in the Atlantic. It’s still probably 5 or 6 days away, but we could deal... Read more

Tampa Veterinary Hospital is Moving!

That’s right! After close to 65 years at our iconic W. Kennedy Boulevard location, Tampa Veterinary Hospital is moving! While it will be difficult to leave our home of more than 6 decades where we have made so many fond memories, it... Read more

New Rules for Invasive Species in Florida

Beginning on April 29th of 2021, the rules for owning several non-native species here in Florida will change drastically. Earlier this year, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission unanimously adopted numerous changes to the rules governing exotic species and non-native reptiles. Among... Read more

Annual Halloween Photo Event 2020

Our annual Halloween party and photo event. It's the event we look forward to every single year. We know lots of you look forward to it, too. In a normal year, we snap photos of more than 60 pets throughout the day-... Read more