Bartow Animal Clinic

Bartow Animal Clinic has been your neighborhood animal hospital since 1964. We are a full-service animal hospital providing complete veterinary medical care for your pet. Dr. Brooks and his staff strive to provide quality care that will exceed your expectations.

We offer Low Cost Programs including: Senior Wellness, Vaccinations, Bathing, Grooming & Boarding. We also carry a complete line of flea & tick products, and a variety of foods including Hill's Science Diet®.

Mission Statement
At Bartow Animal Clinic our mission is to provide optimum pet healthcare through compassion and knowledge, as well as excellent client service through caring, community-oriented principles.

Dog on the exam table
  • Mon: 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wed: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Doctor's Hours by Appointment
  • Dr. Tim Brooks, DVM

    Owner / Veterinarian

    Dr. Brooks earned his DVM from the University of Floridain 1990 after earning his Bachelors in Agriculture there previously.  He began his career in Winter Park as an associate then partner.  He sold his practice and moved to Bartow in 2000.
    Dr. Brooks is an active member of the Chamber of Commerce and the Kiwanis Club.  He has been a member as well as Director of the Board for Heartland for Children, and served on the Community Redevelopment Agency.  An Active member of Ridge Veterinary Medical Association.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1990
  • Nicole

    Front Dest Coordinator 

    Nicole has been with Bartow Animal Clinic for 2 years and is an asset to our team.  A loving mother to many fur-babies she is also raising her son, Conner.  Beginning her career with Bartow Animal Clinic many years ago she moved away and had a 10 year career in pest control.  Moving back to Polk County was a huge benefit to us as we were reunited in 2016.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2013
    With all the fur-babies who has time!
  • Krysti

    Veterinary Technician

    Originally from the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, Krysti moved to Central Florida almost a decade ago continuing her career in Animal Sciences.  She received her certification in Veterinary Assistance from the Massanutten Technical Center at which time she also worked at Petco.  Krysti has two UKC PR American Pitbull Terriers as well as many rescue cats.  Personal hobbies include 2 saltwater aquariums.  Krysti is dedicated to educating clients on their pet's long-term needs.  

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2006
  • Chrissy

    Veterinary Technician 

    Chrissy is known around the clinic as "Hokie" due to her time spent at Virginia Tech where she studied Mechanical Engineering and Sociology.  From the northern part of Virginia, as Chrissy originally entered the work force, she quickly realized her passion for animals and started an entry level  position as a kennel attendant.  Leaving that employment where she came highly recommended, Chrissy moved to Florida and secured a position with our team.  Since being with Bartow Animal Clinic, "Hokie" has cross-trained to learn the front desk as well as being on track to becoming a technician.  Chrissy is detail oriented and when she learns a task she keeps at it until she has conquered it.  When not here caring for the client's pets, she is at home caring for her 2 dogs Beamer and Petey as well as her rabbit Whitey.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
  • Lacey

    Boarding Supervisor

    Originally from Augusta, Michigan, Lacey moved to Florida 3 years ago and joined our team this past year.  Working with animals and caring for them comes naturally for Lacey as she's always surrounded by them at home.  Presently she has 3 dogs, 3 cats, 2 horses and 2 pet rats.  When not at work, Lacey enjoys riding her horses, Cocoa and Rango as well as fishing.  Lacey grew up in the world of 4H and has showed a variety of animals.   She has been an asset to our team.  
    Years in Practice:
    Oct 27, 2016