Welcoming Our New doctor!

     -by Amy McGinness, DVM

Welcome Jonathan Williams, DVM to the Black Creek Veterinary Hospital Family!

We have had a busy year here at Black Creek Vet.  Our new satellite clinic in Orange Park, Black Creek Pet Clinic at Poochie’s, has taken off and we are adding a 5th veterinarian to our team.

Dr. Jonathan Williams was born in Elkhart, Indiana.  After graduating from Indiana University South Bend with a B.S. in Elementary Education, he moved to West Palm Beach, Florida and taught 5th grade.  Following two years of teaching, Dr. Williams decided it was time to follow his heart and return to school to fulfill his lifelong dream of becoming a veterinarian.  He attended The University of North Florida in Jacksonville until he completed the remaining courses needed for veterinary school.  Continue…

New Doctor and New Clinic!

-by Amy McGinness, DVM

We have some exciting news to share with you all!

First off, we would like to introduce the newest member to our team, Dr. Cristina Catasús!  Dr. Catasús was born and raised in Gainesville, FL. After graduating from Buchholz High School, she attended Jacksonville University where she graduated with a B.S. in Biology. She then moved to Knoxville where she graduated from the University of Tennessee with her doctorate of veterinary medicine in 2011. Following graduation from veterinary school, Dr. Catasús completed an internship at the New Jersey Equine Clinic where she treated mostly race horses and performance horses. Next, she completed a second internship at the Miami Sea Aquarium where she worked with a variety of marine mammals, birds, fish, and sea turtles. Dr. Catasús loves working with all species of animals, large and small. Continue…

Welcome to our Blog

by Stephenie Cook, CVPM

Welcome Black Creek Veterinary Hospital’s Blog, an exciting place designed to share our pet experiences and knowledge. Like Black Creek Veterinary Hospital itself, our blog is a place to share our knowledge to promote healthier pets, become healthier people and create a healthier planet!

As an enhancement to our newly designed web site, we will gather articles, observations, reflections, and more to offer access to pet health, behavior and products. Visit us often to read notes from the treatment rooms, browse our photos and videos, hear the latest about new products and keep up on whats new at Black Creek Veterinary Hospital and in the field of pet health and care.

Blog postings will be made by several writers who share a passion for pets and their people. They include our doctors, technical staff, client care team, management and business partners. And of course we want to hear your comments on pets, products, behavior, and people. We hope you’ll enjoy our new community designed to promote pet health and an awareness for the world around us.