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Welcome news to island pet owners! Full service veterinary care is now available directly on Sanibel.
Beachside Animal Clinic is a full service animal clinic offering medicine, surgery, dental care, radiology, laboratory, flea and tick control, and weight control directly in our new, ground floor, Sanibel facility. Surgery, x-ray, and emergency services are now available without driving to the mainland. In addition, these services are provided at a cost that is similar, or in many cases, less than those found on the mainland. We do not charge additional filing fees for new patients. Please call our friendly staff for an appointment.
Dr. Mark Mathusa, a Sanibel resident and University of Florida graduate, is a licensed veterinarian treating all types of pets including dogs, cats, reptiles, and exotics. 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.
Beachside Animal Clinic will take early evening emergencies as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Dr. Mathusa is 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.
We have a number of resources for you to learn how to take better care of your pets. Browse the website and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you have a question, please call us at 239-579-0804. Our Sanibel office is very easy to get to at 1640-3 Periwinkle Way, in the Lime Tree Center, across from Bank of the Islands. You can find directions on our 'Contact Us' page. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.
So save the trip to the mainland. Come visit our clean and friendly facility. Spend less time running around, and a little more time on our beautiful island.
At Beachside Animal Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Mark Mathusa
Sanibel Veterinarian | Beachside Animal Clinic | 239-579-0804
1640-3 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957
Vet Source Online Pharmacy
Need a medication, flea control, or pet food that is not kept in our hospital? No problem! Beachside Animal Clinic now offers Vet Source online pharmacy. Advantages of Vet Source include
With the exception of Science and Purina pet foods, all orders over $49.99 are provided standard shipping for free. Click on the purple link above to access the Vet Source store, place your order, and medications are shipped to your door. If you prefer, call or come by the clinic and we will take your order here. With Vet Source, the Beachside Animal Clinic assures that you will get the product you want, with the safety and quality assurance you need.
Emergency Service on Sanibel
Pet emergencies can occur at the most inconvenient times. A good example is during a family vacation. The area is unfamiliar and time on the island is limited. At Beachside Animal Clinic we offer on-island emergency service through the week and most weekends before 8:00 p.m.
|Monday||8:00 am||4:30 pm|
|Tuesday||8:00 am||4:30 pm|
|Thursday||8:00 am||4:30 pm|
|Friday||8:00 am||4:30 pm|
|8:00 am||8:00 am||800:am||8:00 am||8:00 am||Emergency||Emergency|
|4:30 pm||4:30 pm||12:00 pm||4:30 pm||4:30 pm|
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