A fat cat may appear happy and provide visitors with a source of amusement, but feline obesity is certainly no laughing matter. Cats who carry excess weight have a heightened risk for diabetes, ca ...View Article
Welcome to Fish Hawk Animal Clinic
Dr. Raul Rivera and his care team are committed to bringing you the best services and providing your pets with better health by practicing the best of Veterinary Medicine.
Lithia based Fish Hawk Animal Clinic was founded in 1997
Fish Hawk Animal Clinic is a full-service Animal Hospital whose mission is to provide the highest standard of quality and compassion in veterinary care for our patients and welcoming, informative, and supportive service for our clients.
Fish Hawk Animal Clinic offers complete veterinary services including medical, surgical, emergency, and dental veterinary care. Because we have an in-house pharmacy, a full diagnostic lab, digital radiology, and Intensive Care Unit, our facility enables you to make one stop for your pet's medical care. We also offer grooming and boarding and a full line of veterinary diets.
We are open for appointments during normal business hours, evenings, and Saturdays.
COME EXPERIENCE THE LOVING SIDE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE. OUR LOVE SHOWS THROUGH OUR CARE.
Feline emotional wellbeing, behavior and physical health are a result of how comfortable they are in their environment. Understanding how our cats interact with their environment can help us creat ...View Article
Dog parks: they are great for socialization, exercise, and mental stimulation for many dogs. Whether you and your dog have a good dog park experience or a bad one depends largely on your understan ...View Article
Most people have heard of diabetes and associate it with needing to administer insulin. But actually there are two different kinds of diabetes: diabetes mellitus and diabetes insipidus. Call us to ...View Article
Cats are living longer and longer. This is due to better medical care and the fact that more cats are living only indoors. These cats commonly live up to 15 to 18 years of age, with a few living i ...View Article
If your dog has developed a tendency to pursue the same pointless activity -- sucking on his flanks, chasing his own tail, barking or snapping at thin air, et cetera -- he may be suffering from c ...View Article
Newsletter Sign Up
Do you have something you would like us to provide at our clinic? Is there something you really like that we do? Perhaps something you would like to see changed?
If so, please click on the "contact us" link from our web page and email Jennifer. We want to know what you think, so we may make sure to continuously offer the best and most compasionate care to our patients and his/her families.
We have Nexgard!
Tired of topical flea/tick meds???
Ask us about the newest oral medication Nexgard.
Launch Pet Selector
Are you in charge of group that would be interested in learning more about veterinary medicine? (Examples of Groups: girl scouts, boy scouts, veterinary technology club, 4H club, veterinary club, veterinary assistant program, etc.)
If so, please contact us at (813) 643-PETS (7387) or email us using the link in the "contact us section."