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.
Now, she is very excited to be part of the Black Creek team where she has the opportunity to work with so many wonderful pets and their families. In her free time Dr. Catasús enjoys horseback riding, spending time with her family, spending time at the beach and on the water, and planning her upcoming wedding with her fiancé. We are all very excited to have Dr. Catasús with us and we know you will fall in love with her. as well!
Secondly, we have opened a new satellite clinic at Poochies Dog Park and Boarding in Orange Park! Poochies has built a gorgeous new boarding and grooming facility along with a small clinic for us! We would love for you to stop by and see the office. As of now, we will be open Monday – Friday from 10am to 6pm, closed on Wednesday and weekends. All four of our veterinarians will there on different days during the week.
Please feel free to call and set up an appointment any time!