Annual Fundraising Events

These events support our Helping Paws Fund

Chariots of Fur


Strut Your Mutt


Other News:

HELP US WIN $1,000!

ARE YOU UP FOR A CHALLENGE? The Strut Your Mutt organizers have announced a SPEED-FUNDRAISING challenge! The first 5 teams to raise $5,000 before September 10 will win an additional $1,000 donated to the team!!!  Imagine how many pets in need of medical care could be helped with $6,000? Please

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New Hours of Operation – Effective April 6, 2015

Dear Friends of St. Francis Animal Hospital, We hope that 2015 has been treating you well. Our year has been very busy. Some of you may have experienced excessive delays when waiting for services and difficulty getting through on the busy phone lines. We certainly appreciate your

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Two Dudes Fundraiser for Chariots of Fur!

The 2015 Chariots of Fur 5K & 1-Mile Fun Run fundraiser for St. Francis Animal Hospital was a huge success on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 with nearly 1,000 people and pups participating in the event!!!  But, the fundraising is not over – thanks to our friends at

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Give the Gift of Wellness for 2015

Healthy Pet Happy Hour Gift Certificates Available! Give the gift of wellness for 2015! Purchase Healthy Pet Happy Hour gift certificates from St. Francis Animal Hospital for yourself and/or the pet lovers in your life!! Gift certificate packages available: Basic Wellness $75:  includes doctor exam, vaccines*, heartworm

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Dr. Susan Shelton Recognized as “Hero Next Door”

On December 1, 2014, our very own Dr. Susan Shelton was recognized as the “Hero Next Door”. For the last 10 years, Dr. Susan Shelton, founder and medical director of St. Francis Animal Hospital, has been helping take care of family pets and the special relationship families

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GivingTuesday

DECEMBER 2, 2014 is a National Day of Giving! #GivingTuesday   Give to St. Francis Animal Hospital and DOUBLE Your Donation on #GivingTuesday! Thanks to the generosity of anonymous donors, when you give to the Helping Paws Fund on #GivingTuesday, your donation will be DOUBLED!  That means, your donation will

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Halloween Pet Safety Tips!

Halloween can be a lot of fun with trick or treating, costumes and parties.  Please take a few moments to read these Pet Safety Tips so Halloween is also enjoyed by your furry friends. Costumes If you pet doesn’t mind wearing a costume, you can keep your

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St. Francis Animal Hospital Voted 2014 Best Veterinarian!

THANK YOU for Voting St. Francis Animal Hospital 2014 BEST VETERINARIAN! Folio Weekly readers cast more than 83,500 votes and St. Francis Animal Hospital is honored and humbled to have been chosen the 2014 Folio Weekly’s BEST OF JAX – Best Veterinarian. “10 years ago, we saw

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Shadow’s Story

Shadow was Chris’s best friend and furry “kid” – they were inseparable.  Sadly Chris suffered from cystic fibrosis and died at a young age while waiting for a lung transplant.  When Chris died, Shadow went to live with Chris’s mom. Together, Shadow and Chris’s mom mourned the

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