December 31, 2018

With all the fireworks tonight, make sure to keep a special eye on your furry friend! Have a safe & happy New Year’s Eve to all of our wonderful clients 😄

December 24, 2018


Dr. Gray and all of us at Coastal want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas! We hope you enjoy the holiday spending time with your loved ones ♥️

December 23, 2018

We just wanted to remind everyone that Coastal will be closing early tomorrow (12/24) and will open back up at 8am on December 26th! 

In case of an emergency while we are closed, please call First Coast Vet Emergency: 853-6310.

December 23, 2018

Today is the last day of Coastal's Holiday Tips!
Remember to leave the leftovers for your guests! Fatty foods, like gravy, bacon, butter and meat scraps can cause your pet to have pancreatitis. Instead, give your pets food or treats made specifically for them to avoid...

December 22, 2018

Don’t leave candles burning or electrical wires in areas that your pet can reach. Put the candles on stable surfaces in designated holders so that your pet won’t burn themselves or potentially knock the menorah over and start a fire. If your furry friend bites into a w...

December 21, 2018

Tinsel-to-go! Our kitties love to get ahold of the sparkly decoration and play with it as a toy. Playing with it can turn into ingesting it, which would obstruct your pet’s digestive tract and could lead to dehydration, vomiting and possible surgery. Skip the tinsel al...

December 20, 2018

Be careful with the decorative plants- some flowers and festive plants can be toxic to dogs and cats. Mistletoe, hydrangeas and holly are just a few of the that pose risks. You can find a full list on the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals...

December 19, 2018

Use shatter-proof ornaments to eliminate any hazards for your pet that might be hanging on the Christmas tree! Broken ornaments can cause injuries, and if ingested, they can cause your pet to have an obstructed intestinal tract. Put your more delicate, sentimental orna...

December 18, 2018


Stuff the stockings with safe toys! Coastal carries a wide-variety of Kong toys, which are basically indestructible. Instead of getting your kitty long ribbon/yarn, try a ball that would be too big for them to swallow. Come by and check out our Treasure Chest Gift Sho...

December 17, 2018

Day 2 of Coastal's Holiday Tips!

Watch your kitchen counter while you’re baking those holiday goodies! Yeast dough can be potentially life threatening for animals. If ingested, your pet will start to have painful gas and extreme bloating. Call your veterinarian or vis...