Request Appointment

6066 Van Dyke Road, Lutz, FL 33558

6066 Van Dyke Road, Lutz, FL 33558

Call Us (813) 269-8322

Get Directions

Request an Appointment

Hours:
Mon, Tue, Thu: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday: 10:00am - 5:30pm with extended hours by appointment
Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Blog


Nine Signs Your Pet Could Have Diabetes

Nine Signs Your Pet Could Have Diabetes

Diabetes is a difficult condition to live with. It not only affects humans but many dogs and cats. Unfortunately, it often goes undiagnosed in pets, leaving pets suffering. If you are a pet owner, you should pay close attention to the health of your furry friend to notice signs of discomfort. If you suspect that […]


Water Tips to Safely Enjoy the Pool, Lake, or Ocean with Your Dog

Water Tips to Safely Enjoy the Pool, Lake, or Ocean with Your Dog

Many people simply assume that every dog knows how to swim, but that isn’t true. Some dogs are better swimmers than others, and some dogs are afraid of the water altogether. You know your dog best, and whether they are swimmers or not, they can still have fun right alongside you as you enjoy the […]


Introducing a New Cat into the Household

Introducing a New Cat into the Household

Cats are extremely emotional beings and can very easily get stressed, especially when their home changes. The basic instinct for cats in a stressful situations is to run and hide. That’s why, introducing a new cat into a household can be a tricky business. On top of being emotional, cats are highly territorial too. When […]


Reasons Why Owning A Pet Is Good For Your Health

Reasons Why Owning A Pet Is Good For Your Health

According to the American Pet Products Association, over 86 million cats and 78 million dogs are owned in the United States. So, it goes without saying that pet ownership is a big thing in America. And rightly so. They offer much-needed companionship, and can somehow instantly turn a bad day, into a good one. The […]


Tips for Handling Dog Shed

Tips for Handling Dog Shed

We love our dogs, and even thinking about trading them in for a “hair-free home” isn’t an option for most people. Still, the build-up of dog hair shed on literally every surface of your house can be a nuisance. First, it’s important to remember that this isn’t your dog’s fault. All dogs shed because they […]


Five Steps To Managing Your Dog's Weight

Five Steps To Managing Your Dog’s Weight

The new year can be a great time for focusing on healthy resolutions, not just people, but dogs, too. According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, roughly 53 percent of dogs in the U.S. are overweight or obese. After being cooped up indoors for months on end and typically eating more than usual, the […]


Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe This Winter

Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe This Winter

How much trouble can your pet get into during the winter? While your dog or cat may be spending more time inside and around you, accidents can still happen. Chilly seasonal temperatures in Lutz, FL can affect your pet, especially smaller animals or those that spend a lot of time outside. Meanwhile, a bored dog […]


How To Keep Dogs Stress Free During Thanksgiving

How To Keep Dogs Stress Free During Thanksgiving

It is always fun when you are the host of a holiday gathering. Not only do you get to welcome people into your home, but you get to prepare a fantastic meal for everyone to share. Of course, hosting comes with its fair share of stress. You need to ensure that guests are comfortable, happy […]


4 Benefits of Good Nutrition for Pets

Humans need a diet that offers a combination of carbohydrates, protein, fats, minerals, vitamins, and water to keep their body functioning normally. At Van Dyke Animal Clinic, we tell our clients that this is no different for pets. Your pet also needs the proper nutrition for the best overall health. Without proper nutrition, your pet won’t […]


Blog Introduction

Ten years ago I started the ball rolling to open this practice. I had a newborn at home and wanted to have more control over the family/work balance, in that order. It was both daunting and exciting, and after years of working in other practices, I also knew that in addition to providing the medical […]


Font Resize
Contrast