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(813) 839-6191


2020 Neighborhood Favorite

Welcome to Dale Mabry Animal Hospital

Your Full-service Veterinarian in Tampa, FL
Call or text us at (813) 839-6191

Now taking appointments! Drop-off service available for existing clients.
Text, Call, or Use PetDesk.

Important! Please bring any and all records from other clinics you have for your pets, especially vaccine records.  Some pets cannot/will not be seen without current vaccines, most importantly Rabies vaccine.

Our South Tampa Veterinary Hospital Has Been Caring for Your Pets for Over 50 Years! 

Welcome to Dale Mabry Animal Hospital, where you and your pets are part of the family! We are a team of three veterinarians with  a support staff of CSRs, veterinary technicians, and kennel technicians. We all take great pride in providing your family with the most compassionate and up-to-date veterinary care possible.

We offer a full menu of services designed to keep your pet happy and healthy for many years to come. Just a few examples include:

No matter the service you require, our highly-qualified veterinary staff is dedicated to making sure that you’re comfortable with the care your pet is receiving every step of the way. Our practice places a strong focus on educating pet owners so they are empowered to make the best and most informed decisions for their family.

We understand that the modern schedule is extremely demanding, and it can be hard to make time for your pet’s veterinary care. That’s why we offer drop-off service for current clients. Simply call to make an appointment and drop your pet off in the morning before you head to work and we will follow up with you later in the day when it's convenient to meet with the veterinarian and pick up your pet.  There’s no need to wait around for your appointment - we take care of your pet during the day until you can return and speak with your doctor.  

Visit Our Tampa Veterinary Hospital

Located on South Dale Mabry Hwy between Euclid and El Prado, our veterinary hospital has been proudly serving the South Tampa area for over fifty years. We absolutely love our community, and we invite you to call or stop by anytime to introduce yourself and your pets to our team. No matter how busy we may be, there is always time for a dog biscuit, cat treat, or a little TLC, to get things started off on the right paw!

At Dale Mabry Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are. When you trust us with your beloved four legged family member’s care, you not only have the benefit of our expertise, but our compassionate care and ongoing support, as well. From our very first meeting, you can expect the gold standard of veterinary care from every member of our team.

Dr. Leavengood, Dr. Moore and Dr. Johnson
Tampa Veterinarian | Dale Mabry Animal Hospital | (813) 839-6191 | [email protected]

Text or call us at (813) 839-6191

3606 S Dale Mabry Hwy
Tampa, FL 33629

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Chloe K., CVT
    Veterinary Technician

    Chloe is originally from Frackville, Pennsylvania. She moved to Florida three years ago to pursue her veterinary technician career. She graduated from YTI Career Institute in 2018 with her associates degree. Ever since a young age she knew she wanted to devote her life’s work to helping animals. Chloe rescued her two cats Blackie Chan, and Babie, along with her dog Tater. In her spare time she likes to travel and spend time at the beach.

  • Fabio Z., MV
    Veterinary Technician

    HI, I was born in Bogota, Colombia!!! So many years ago…In June 15, 1990 I was awarded the degree of Doctor in Veterinary Medicine by La Salle University. This is the equivalent of the U.S degree of Veterinary Medicine earned at a regionally accredited institution of higher education in the United States. I moved to this blessed country in 1998. During these years I have been working with small animals (dogs and Cats). I also have more than 12 years’ experience in Non-Human Primates (m. mulatta and m fascicularis) like Biologist Scientist (Private institution and University of South Florida) I really enjoy working with my DMAH family since May 2020. Also, in my free time I like reading, studying, teaching in my local church (Iglesia Tampa Bay) and visiting thematic parks (I love roller coasters), listening to music on the beach and sometimes watching basketball and soccer games.

  • Joshua C.
    Kennel Technician

    Joshua Cordero was born in Queens, New York. He graduated from the prestigious Townsend Harris High School and attended John Jay College of Criminal Justice, pursuing his bachelor in criminology. He always had a passion for animals and knew he wanted to pursue a career in veterinary science. He moved to Tampa, FL in 2020,  enjoying its beautiful weather and scenery. When he's not at work, he loves being outside kayaking and going to the beach. He loves spending time with his two rescued cats , Lucy Lou and Toby.

  • Beckie C.

    Beckie has been in the veterinary industry for over 12 years. She started as a kennel tech in New Orleans and fell in love with the veterinary field. She has been with her DMAH family since 2013. Beckie is now working on her Veterinary Practice Management Certification in hopes of furthering her career.  Her goal is to keep learning as much as she can while helping her team be happy and successful.

    Beckie stays busy at the softball and football fields with her two kids and never goes hungry living with an executive chef (A.K.A the husband) Her fur babies include Cora and Dragon (2 rescue kittens) who tolerate Isabella and Chipper Jones (Beckie is a HUGE Atlanta Braves fan). She loves anything outdoors. When they have time off you can usually find them camping or at the beach.

  • Gage G.

    Gage was born and raised in Tampa, FL.  Since a young kid, he has always had a passion for working with animals! Gage owns 3 dogs, 1 cat, and 1 horse. He owns a Labrador Retriever Mix named Ariat, a Pug named Iggy, a boxer named Luna, a Persian cat named Sugar Daddy, and a Thoroughbred horse named Degas. Outside of work, he loves spending time outside at the barn or going on a trail with his dogs! 

  • Sarah A. Johnson, DVM

    Dr. Sarah Johnson joined Dale Mabry June 2020 after earning her veterinary degree at Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ. She studied Biology and played soccer in NC at Queen’s University of Charlotte. Dr. Johnson is most passionate about preventative medicine, and looks forward to establishing life-long relationships with her clients and their beloved pets. Originally from SC, her family resides there with 3 rescue dogs, Betsy (boxer), Lulu (boxer mix), and Ashe (lab mix). In her spare time, Dr. Johnson enjoys playing golf, running, going to the beach, and cuddling her cat, Jerry. 

  • Reegan D.
    Veterinary Technician

    Reegan was born in New Mexico, raised and went to school in Venezuela, came back to Florida in 2018 and has been working as a Veterinary Technician since, started with the DMAH team in November of 2019, adopted 1 Tarantula named Aragog (Aphonopelma, Seemanni) and a cat named Dobby back in late 2018 and has had a growing collection ever since, Reegan's favorite activities are going fishing and playing video games and admiring his arachnid collection on a daily basis.

  • Hansel B. Leavengood, DVM

    Dr. Hansel Leavengood is a fifth-generation Floridian. He was born in Ocala, Florida and moved to Tampa in 1959. He is a 1985 graduate of the Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena College of Veterinary Medicine in the Dominican Republic and did post-doctoral work at the Animal Medical Center in New York City before returning to Tampa. 

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  • Robert J. Moore, DVM

    Dr. Robert Moore began his veterinary career in 2007 at Dale Mabry Animal Hospital. After 8 years of school studying Biology at Florida State University and Veterinary Medicine at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine he returned to his hometown to practice.   When Dr. Moore is not taking care of your beloved four legged fuzzy friends he enjoys spending time with his wife, Ashley, and two children, Jackson and Dylan and their pets: Bennett and Buckley (an inseparably Chihuahua mix duo), Kelly (the guinea pig) and Davis (the lone cat). In his leisure time he loves going to the zoo and the aquarium, reading, and sailing (if he could practice medicine on a sailboat he would).

  • Clemmie Aamodt, MBA
    Hospital Administrator

    Clemmie Aamodt joined Dale Mabry Animal Hospital in January 2011 as Hospital Administrator. Born and raised in the Netherlands (now you know where the accent is from), she landed on American soil in Chicago where she met her husband of 30+ years. She worked for the Dutch government and was co-owner of Midwest Law Printing. They sold the company in 2003 and moved to the Netherlands with their youngest son. There she worked in the healthcare field and was office manager for a growing global clinical research company. They returned to the USA in the summer of 2008 ending up in Tampa! Holly is the newest addition to the family -- adopted in March 2017.

  • Jessie G.
    Veterinary Technician

    Jessie was raised in South Tampa. She attended a Vet Tech school in Orlando, Florida for a year. After completing her certification she has been a veterinarian technician since 2007. Jessie has grown with Dale Mabry Animal Hospital (DMAH) over the years. She is a true animal lover who rescued her furry children 'Marty' the cat and 'Gunny' the dog through DMAH.

  • Billie M.
    Veterinary Technician / Receptionist

    Billie is a native Floridian and has been with Dale Mabry Animal Hospital since November 2007. He is proud to work at Dale Mabry Animal Hospital and enjoys working with his colleagues. He has been in the veterinary field since 2005 and always had a love for animals and a passion to work with them. When not at work he enjoys spending quality time with William, his partner, son Zachary and his four dogs. He also likes to spend time with friends, listening to music, and watching movies.

  • Jessica T.

    Jessica has been a proud member of the Dale Mabry Animal Hospital family since 2006. She is a true animal lover with her dogs Lucky and Duchess which she adopted from our clinic. She also is a proud owner a fresh water aquarium. She enjoys spending her free time with her loving daughter Lizzette and her son Jayden. Jessica is a true New York native but has resided in Tampa, FL since 2005. She loves the Sunshine State and could not imagine living anywhere else.

  • Terence N.
    Veterinary Technician

    Terence was born and raised in Tampa. Since an early age he has had a love for animals and a desire to care for them. He has been with Dale Mabry Animal Hospital since 2004. When Terence is not busy taking care of your pets or his own pets (Lucy, a Boston Terrier and Merlin, his cat) he makes independent films and loves listening to music and going to shows.

  • Tania Lopez, MVZ
    Staff Manager/Lead Veterinary Technician

    Tania Lopez was born in Quito, Ecuador and moved to Tampa in 2017. She graduated of the University Central of Ecuador from the College of Veterinary and Zootechnics as a DVM and a graduate of the University of Cuenca, Ecuador from the  College of Veterinary and Zootechnics  with a Master's Degree in Canine and Feline Internal Medicine. Upon graduation, she practiced emergency and mixed animal medicine for 10 years before moving to Tampa and joining our hospital. On her free time, she enjoys working out with her husband, kayaking and playing with her two Shih Tzu's (Archie and Muttley).


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "I recently adopted a cat and noticed symptoms of a URI. I moved to Tampa recently and needed to find a vets office. I ended up calling and they squeezed me in for an appointment for the next day. Even though it was curbside, I felt as though I was involved in every step of the process. Dr. Johnson is amazing. She was extremely kind, comforting and thorough when explaining her recommended treatment plan. Any questions I had, she was more than happy to answer. They will definitely be my cats permanent vets office. Extremely happy with this visit."
  • "I have been bringing my 9 year old yellow Labrador Brooks to Dale Mabry Animal Hospital 7+ years (spent the first 2 years of Brooks' life in Tallahassee, Go Noles!) and have never had anything but excellent experiences. Dr Moore, Dr Leavengood, and Dr Bimonte have all provided top notch care to Brooks. The docs are thorough, patient, very knowledgeable, and truly seem to enjoy caring for their patients. Front desk staff and techs are always happy, friendly, and quick to get things figured out. I never feel like this group is selling me on unnecessary treatments or pushing extra expenses. I trust their recommendations are always in the best interest of my pup and would recommend anyone looking for a vet go straight to Dale Mabry Animal Hospital."
  • "Dr Moore is awesome!! He has got to be one of the most compassionate people I think I have ever met. He and his team of the greatest staff who seem to all work as a family and they are not even related treated me and my family as if we were the most important individuals there. My animals are all doing wonderful thanks to the Dale Mabry Animal Hospital. Honestly I have nothing bad to say their facility was clean, staff was friendly and caring, but most of all they made it possible for me financially a single mother on disability to be able to provide care to my dog when she so sick, because of all them and their love and devotion to animals my dog Sasha is doing great. All I can say is KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK.....AS Jan 2018"

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