Palmer Ranch Animal Clinic

8467 S Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34238
Clinic Hours: Monday to Friday: 8am to 6pm

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"I'd Trust Them To No One Else"

From guiding me on my special needs kittens to at-home euthanasia for my sweet and suffering sick, PRAC has been an integral part of keeping my companions kicking for upwards of twenty years. I'd trust them to no one else. —Erin C.

Fat Cat? Check Out Simple New Approach to Weight Loss

A picture of an overweight cat resting on a couch.

Tired of trying to get your overweight cat to loose weight to no avail?

Researchers have discovered a new, effective way to help cats loose weight. It’s called Intermittent Caloric Restriction, or ICR. Basically, with an ICR weight-loss plan you would feed your cat 75% of their normal diet for the first two weeks of the month, and then feed them normally for the second two weeks of the month. It’s really as simple as that!

Check out this new approach to weight loss presented at the Nestlé Purina Companion Animal Summit: Click here to view the summary!


Little Guy for Adoption- Irma Rescue

Rescue kitty from hurricane IrmaAvailable for adoption at Palmer Ranch Animal Clinic! 

Little Guy is a rescue cat from hurricane Irma. 

He is older, thin, with normal bloodwork, and potentially just needs a good home.

Rascal for Adoption

adoption-catAvailable for adoption!

Palmer Ranch Animal Clinic.

Mature Neutered Male Cat has all vaccines

People Who Own Pets Live Longer

They have less stress, and have fewer heart attacks. Most pet owners (94%) say their pet makes them smile more than once a day!

Now you know!

"Compassionate Veterinarian"

I have been a client of Dr. Neher's for 16 plus years. The staff is absolutely the most amazing group of people they are always finding ways to exceed my expectations. Dr. Neher's is a very skilled and compassionate Veterinarian. I had a very sick Beagle and needed emergency surgery he cleared his appointments for the remainder of that day to take care of my Pebbles. I can honestly say I love this amazing group like family. — Michelle D.

Understanding Guinea Pigs

Guinea pigs are fun pets, but it’s safe to say most pet parents aren’t familiar with their pet’s sounds and behavior at first. Do you understand your guinea pig? Here’s a short guide on guinea pig sounds and behavior you’ll want to know.

“Wheeking” is another name for the squealing or squeaking sounds of...

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