Specialty Referrals, General Care, Emergency—We Do It All.

Specialty Referrals, General Care, Emergency—We Do It All.

At VHA, we can handle any situation that comes our way. Whether we’re providing essential wellness care to a healthy pet or exploring treatment solutions for a referral patient with a puzzling medical condition, we welcome mundane and challenging experiences in equal measure. We’re gifted with incredible specialty veterinarians, ER doctors, and general practitioners who work together to deliver care that supports the bond you share with your pet.

Saving lives and helping others--it's all in a day's work at VHA.
Take your veterinary career to the next level with us.

Our Winter Haven Vets are Here for You and Your Pet.

Our Winter Haven Vets are Here for You and Your Pet.

Dr. Nations leads an outstanding team of experienced veterinarians who are just as concerned as you are about keeping your dog or cat in excellent health. Their combined skills cover general medicine, surgery, emergency care, and an incredible variety of specialty services. They look forward to earning your trust and providing life-long support for you and your companion.

Three Animal Hospitals in One.

Three Animal Hospitals in One.

Our ability to meet the diverse needs of pets and their families is just one of many things that set us apart. Veterinary Healthcare Associates offers three distinct areas of care in one spacious, ultra-modern facility in Winter Haven, FL.


Our general practice center offers wellness exams, vaccinations, and other preventive services to support your pet’s routine healthcare needs. From puppies and kittens to senior pets, we invest everything we have into giving them the best quality of life possible.

Some of our general practice services for dogs and cats include:

We’re the only animal hospital between Orlando and Tampa that offers 24-hour emergency vet services seven days a week. Our emergency vet staff maintains consistent communication with your primary veterinarian for the highest level of care.

Call us at (863) 324-3340

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We welcome referrals from other animal hospitals to provide extended and/or critical care for patients with complex health issues. Our facility houses advanced diagnostic equipment including ultrasound, digital radiology, and an in-house laboratory.

The Bark Park: A Safe, Spacious Park for Your Pet

Our Bark Park is a members-only dog park that allows guests to run and play to their heart’s content in a secure, low-risk environment.