**Toys for Tots**

It is the most wonderful time of the year!  We are happy to announce that we are helping the Toys for Tots program gather unwrapped toys/goods for childreen and teens who are less fortunate than many of us.  Please help us gather as many toys and supplies for toddlers to teenagers so, they too, can have a wonderful Holiday season!  This time of year reminds every one of us what it is to give and be with family and friends.  Let's share our joy with those less fortunate than us!  From our family to yours--Happy Holidays!!

*****Another reminder!  Our annual Christmas open house will be on Saturday, December 5th from 10am to 1pm.  There will be pictures with Santa for your pets and kids, raffles, donations of dog/cat food to SouthEast Humane Society, and so much more!  Please Save the Date!!! 

 Halifax Veterinary Center welcomes you!


halifaxveterinarycenter in Port Orange, FLWelcome to Halifax Veterinary Center!

We are a full service, AAHA accredited, animal hospital providing comprehensive healthcare services to pets in Port Orange and the surrounding areas. Our veterinarians offer a wide variety of medical, surgical and dental services.  We provide complete care for our patients and are well equipped with advanced equipment and technologies to provide the highest standard of care for your pet. Our facility has the equipment to provide comprehensive in house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, cold laser therapy, surgical suite, dental suite, pharmacy, and more. In addition, we offer pet boarding and grooming!

Our philosophy at Halifax Veterinary Center is to provide the highest quality pet care, in a gentle and caring environment.  We believe your pets are part of your family and as such, we will do our best to ensure their health and well-being, as well as your satisfaction.  We are very proud of our modern, well-equipped facility and invite you to tour it.  So, on behalf of everyone here, welcome to our family! 


Halifax Veterinary Center is an accredited member of the American Animal Hospital Association.  The association sets standards for quality pet care in veterinary hospitals and evaluates us in over 900 standards in 20 different categories.  Our evaluation scores in these categories determines our acceptance as one of the 15% of small animal hospitals in the United Sates and Canada that are AAHA accredited.  We are proud to announce that in October 2013 we passed our second accreditation with outstanding scores!


We understand the relationship shared between your pet and your family is a special bond unlike any other.  To afford the greatest respect for that bond, we make it our goal to provide the absolute best possible care for your pet.  We have voluntarily chosen to become accredited and have our hospital measured against the most rigorous standards in the veterinary industry.  

We are proud of our AAHA practice, as we believe this will keep us leaders in the field of veterinary medicine.  We strive to continually focus on improvements to ensure the quality and range of services you and your pet deserve. 


An AAHA accredited hospital ensures that your pet's medical care will be handled by a hospital that has the right team, equipment, medical procedures and facilities that AAHA believes is important for the delivery of high quality veterinary care.

Please visit the AAHA Pet Owner Site to learn more!


Halifax Veterinary Center offers the VIN Client Information Library

Please browse our website to learn more about our animal clinic and the services we provide for companion animals in Port Orange and the surrounding areas. Read information in our Pet Library, view videos,  read testimonials, and find details about upcoming events. Please call our office today at (386)322-0108 for all your pet health care needs.



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