Welcome to our
Jacksonville Veterinary Clinic
Herschel Animal Clinic improves lives through personalized care to pet owners in Jacksonville, Florida. Located in the heart of Jacksonville in the Avondale / Riverside neighborhoods, Herschel Animal Clinic looks forward to meeting you and your pet. As pet owners ourselves, the veterinarians at Herschel Animal Clinic believe that annual preventative care with wellness exams, vaccines, parasite screenings, heartworm test, and early detection lab tests are the key to a longer, healthier and happier life for your pet.
Named one of the "Best Veterinary Clinics" in Jacksonville by ThreeBestRated.com!
Read our reviews & shop our online pet pharmacy & store!
How can we help your pet?
Herschel Animal Clinic provides Jacksonville, Florida with quality vet services, talented and experienced staff, and a love for serving the pets of Avondale and Riverside neighborhoods. Learn about all of our veterinary services...
Meet the Doctors
Dr. Suzanne Boston
Dr. Suzanne Boston graduated from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. Go Dawgs! Dr. Boston has a special interest in small animal preventive care, nutrition, and behavior. In her off time, she enjoys spending time at the lake with her husband and three dogs.
Dr. Barbara Kempf
Dr. Kempf graduated from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She enjoys pet dentistry and feline medicine but has a love for canine medicine as well.
She has 1 Shetland Sheepdog and 4 cats, including 2 without the use of their back legs! Outside the vet hospital, Dr. Kempf is fond of the outdoors, likes hiking and camping, and will occasionally ride her motorcycle to work.
Dr. Amy Sherman
Dr. Amy Sherman attended the University of Florida studying microbiology. She then went on to graduate from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007 with honors. Dr. Sherman completed an internship at a specialty and emergency hospital in southern Florida, after which she joined Herschel Animal Clinic in 2010. Outside of the hospital, Dr. Sherman enjoys photography and experimenting with new culinary dishes. She is kept on her toes by her two young daughters, Zoe and Elena, with continual assistance from her loving husband, Ethan.
News & Promotions
April 1, 2018
Buy 12 Doses of Heartgard - Get a FREE Kong Toy & a $12 Rebate
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February 7, 2018
We think client reviews from other Jacksonville pet owners give you the best insight into Herschel Animal Clinic! Proud to have been named one of the "Best Veterinary Clinics" in Jacksonville by ThreeBestRated.com....
January 25, 2018
JACKSONVILLE PET OWNERS: FEBRUARY IS PET DENTAL HEALTH MONTH - SAVE 10% ON PET DENTAL CLEANINGS IN FEBRUARY!...
January 3, 2018
New Year's Resolutions for Healthy & Happy Pets...
January 2, 2018
Check out our Jacksonville Pet Resources page for helpful links, referrals to emergency hospitals and for pet adoptions and pet health information websites....
December 1, 2017
Jacksonville pet owners - Herschel Animal Clinic has both a fully stock in-house pharmacy and an online store with a large inventory of pet medications, including heartworm and flea and tick prevention....
October 25, 2017
Thank you for allowing Herschel Animal Clinic to be your partner in your pet’s health! Beyond providing your family with veterinary care, we offer you two options to view your pet’s medical records 24/7 and contact us to request appointments or prescription refills....
October 1, 2017
Herschel Animal Clinic offers annual Wellness Packages to help your pets live long, healthy, happy lives....
September 29, 2017
As your pet ages - their healthcare needs become greater. Since pets age at a faster rate than humans, Herschel Animal Clinic recommends an exam every six months after your pet reaches age 7 in order to make them happy, healthy and pain-free...