Welcome to Holy Family Veterinary Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Fort Pierce, FL
Call us at 772-242-8320

Image of a dog wearing a stethoscopePet Emergency? Call us right away at 772-242-8320!

If you live in Fort Pierce or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Michael O'Connor is a licensed FL veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Holy Family Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Michael O'Connor has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Fort Pierce veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 772-242-8320 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Fort Pierce veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Fort Pierce pet owners.

At Holy Family Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Michael O'Connor
Fort Pierce Veterinarian | Holy Family Veterinary Hospital | 772-242-8320

709 N US Hwy 1
Fort Pierce, FL 34950

Meet The Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Our goal is to provide you with affordable veterinary care in an atmosphere that is relaxed, happy, professional, and competent. Not only do we make sure your pet has received the best veterinary care, but we also strive to ensure that each and every client has been treated with kindness and respect. Please feel free to explore our webpage and make sure to pay a visit to our About Us€ section. If you have any questions about our services or concerns for your pet, please don'€™t hesitate to give us a call at 772-242-8320.

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Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dr. O'Connor and his staff are such amazing people. They not only treat me with respect but they treat my furbaby with even more! I know that when my baby is in the hands of this team they are safe, loved, and treated with compassion. I trust these people so much and respect them even more! Thank you all for everything you do! All of you rock!"
  • "Dr.O'Connor is very kind and gentle with our puppies, and reasonably priced!
    I would recommend "Holy Family" to all my friends and family."
  • "Amazing service , we came in heartbroken from past vets ready to put down our 16 yr old dachshund only to have dr o'connor say we could do the surgery and makes payments! She lived another yr and they put her to rest when she and our family was ready. We now have two pitbulls who go crazy over him, we wouldn't go anywhere else!"
  • "I think Holy Family is super and have caring people. Dr. O'Connor was very kind & helpful to my family and when our Dog Lucky got sick right on the Holidays Christmas eve and then again on New Years eve,we then had to put our poor dog down that day. Thank you Holy Family for all you did to help us and GOD Bless You this New year with many Animals to care for!"
  • "Holy Family Veterinary is the best. The doctor and staff are very kind, caring and knowledgeable with my dogs, Junior and Savannah. Their treatments and prices are very reasonable also. Thank you."

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    If you’re thinking of getting a pet fish, you should know that your veterinarian has a lot of good advice about pet ownership. Fish can be very rewarding as pets, and you just may be surprised about how much fish actually interact with their owners. Here’s more valuable information about choosing ...

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  • Domestic Pigs

    Pigs are great for families who want a relatively exotic but easy to care for a pet. Whether miniature, like a pot-bellied pig, or a full-sized animal, caring for a pig is similar to caring for a cat or dog. Health Domestic pigs need to see a veterinarian regularly for vaccinations and checkups. We ...

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  • Gerbils

    Gerbils are great little pets for pet owners who don't have room for a dog or cat. They're friendly and fun to watch, but they do take a moderate level of care and investment. If you're thinking of getting a gerbil, here's what you'll need to know to keep him happy and healthy, including giving him a ...

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After Hours Emergencies: Veterinary Medical Center of Port St. Lucie County- (772) 337-8570


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