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  • We're Your Veterinary Team in Ocala

    At Paddock Park Animal Care Center, our veterinary team provides high quality care to cats, dogs, small mammals and reptiles in Ocala and across Marion County, from Reddick and Belleview to Silver Springs .

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  • Comprehensive Veterinary Care in Ocala

    Paddock Park Animal Care Center offers the veterinary services your pet needs to stay healthy and happy. We also bundle our preventative care as Pet Wellness Plans for affordable and convenient veterinary service.

    Core Care Wellness Plans

Welcome to Our Ocala Veterinary Hospital

Paddock Park Animal Care Center is a full service animal hospital that offers comprehensive medical services for dogs and cats in Ocala and across Marion County.

From preventive care and surgery to boarding, cold laser therapy, dental care and diagnostics, our wide variety of veterinary services are tailored to meet the needs of all of your cats' dogs' and other pets' healthcare needs in one place. 

We are proud to care for Ocala pets with compassion and professionalism and have developed a reputation since opening in 1982 for high quality, knowledgeable and welcoming veterinary service. 

Whether you have been bringing your beloved pet in to our veterinary center for years, or for the first time, our veterinary team will provide you with all the care and attentiveness as if they were our pet too.

About Our Hospital

Surgery Services

Our veterinarians offer comprehensive surgical services from soft tissue to foreign body surgeries. 

Dental Care

From core services like cleanings and exams to dental surgeries, we put your pet's oral health first.

Cold Laser Therapy

Encourage your pet's recovery from illness or injury with this non-invasive rehabilitative therapy. 


Our advanced diagnostic lab offers ultrasound technology to help our vets asses your pet's health. 

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Affordable, Top-Quality Veterinary Care

At Paddock Park Animal Care Center we believe that high quality veterinary care can be affordable, and we offer a comprehensive selection of veterinary services for Ocala pets to prove that belief right. From preventative care to advanced diagnostics and boarding services, our passionate and caring vets provide all the services your pet needs.

Caring Vets

Our team of vets offer their expertise, guidance and care in every aspect of their service to pets and pet owners in Ocala.

Preventive Care

Give your pet their best chance at a long, healthy and happy life with vaccinations, parasite prevention, and routine wellness exams.

In House Lab

At Paddock Park Animal Care Center, we support our high quality of veterinary care with the tech and tools in our in-house lab.


Our extensive boarding facility provides free-range kennels and 24hr monitoring. We offer your pet with a home away from home.

What Clients Are Saying

  • Dr. Martinez is amazing! The whole staff is actually! I had taken on a feral cat and her 6 babies and one of the kittens fell ill. Dr. Martinez was amazing at helping me make hard decisions, while being compassionate and understanding.
    Amy P.

Address & Hours

Paddock Park Animal Care Center is proud to serve patients from Ocala, Silver Springs, Belleview and across Marion County. 

Hospital Hours

  • Monday: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • Thursday: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • Friday: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • Saturday: 07:30 am - 02:00 pm
  • Sunday: Closed


3931 SW 42nd St, Ocala, FL 34474 US


(352) 237-4176

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Pet Tips & Advice

Whether you're searching for advice about preventing parasites, common pet illnesses, or caring for your pet after surgery, our veterinary blogs offer all of our Ocala clients tips and advice to keep your pet healthy and happy.

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New Patients Welcome

Paddock Park Animal Care Center always accepts new patients! Our team of experienced vets are passionate about pet health in Ocala and beyond. We welcome you and your beloved pet to our veterinary family.

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