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Welcome to Dixie Animal Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Miami, FL
Call us at 305-238-5161
If you live in the Palmetto Bay, Pinecrest, Cutler Bay or the surrounding areas of Miami, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dixie Animal Hospital is a local veterinary practice perfect for treating all types of cats and dogs. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.
Dixie Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Dr. C. Tom Rainey and Dr. Michael Pegelow are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Miami veterinarian.
We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 305-238-5161 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Miami veterinarian office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Miami pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.
Well Pet Care and Prevention Services:
At Dixie Animal Hospital, our focus is to partner with you to ensure that your pet(s) has the best preventative health care possible. While vaccines are an integral part of your pet’s preventative health care plan, we recommend that you consider other important steps to keep your pet healthy. The rest of your pet’s plan should include annual or semi-annual examinations, proper nutrition, obedience and behavioral training and preventative care testing. These things, along with recommended vaccinations will help to keep your pet happy and healthy for many years.
We welcome your questions and comments! Thank you for considering Dixie Animal Hospital to provide for all of your pet’s health care needs.
At Dixie Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. C. Tom Rainey and Dr. Michael Pegelow
| Dixie Animal Hospital | 305-238-5161
Serving Palmetto Bay, Pinecrest, Cutler Bay and other areas of Miami
14701 South Dixie Highway
Miami, FL 33176
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