775 W Main Street, Bartow, FL 33830 |

Our Staff


Dr. James Carrier, DVM — Veterinarian

Dr. Carrier has over 30 years of experience in veterinary medicine including surgery and diagnostics.

Dr. Jason Cash, DVM — Veterinarian

In addition to more than 10 years of experience in animal medicine for small and large pets, Dr. Cash has the skills to perform many different surgeries for dogs and cats. As a member of the American Animal Hospital Association, he truly cares about the wellness of your pets.

Dr. Joseph Ertel, DVM — Veterinarian

Dr. Ertel is a veterinarian with over 25 years in veterinary medicine including surgery and diagnostics.

Debra Knobloch — Certified Veterinarian Technician/Dental Specialist

With more than 20 years of veterinary hospital experience, Debra is very compassionate to all animals and enjoys her work. She can clean and polish your pet's teeth in a flash, as well as clip bird wings and trim their nails and beak. Debra has the ability to handle it all.

Michelle Boutwell — Veterinary Assistant

Michelle is the most caring person you will ever meet. She calms any animal with her sweetness, and most pets respond to her voice and compassionate touch. Supported by more than five years of experience, she can even handle really stressed out patients.

Salina Serdynski — Groomer

Salina is our licensed and certified groomer who has worked with us for more than five years. She is a graduate of two grooming schools.

Dwaine Smith — Office Manager/Public Relations

Dwaine is an extremely pleasant office manager. Backed by more than 25 years of experience, he gladly answers all obedience and wellness questions.
Contact our animal hospital in Bartow, Florida, to ensure your pets receive the high level of care they deserve.