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Welcome to Academy Animal Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Solana Beach, CA

"Trusted family pet care with over 100 years combined veterinary experience!"

Academy Animal Hospital offers 100 years combined veterinary care and experience for cats and dogs, including medical care, surgery, dentistry, and specialist consultation. Our doctors and staff pride themselves in providing individualized care for each furry patient we see.

"Pet Emergency? Read no further and call us right away!

If you live in Solana Beach, Del Mar, Encinitas, La Costa, Leucadia, Rancho Santa Fe, or the surrounding areas in CA, then you have come to the perfect site to find a veterinarian. {FIRSTANEME} Dr. Louis Serrano, and Dr. David Zanders are licensed veterinarians, treating all types of dogs and cats. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.

Academy Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. {FIRSTANEME} Dr. Louis Serrano, and Dr. David Zanders are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Solana Beach veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call (858) 755-1511 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Solana Beach veterinary office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Solana Beach pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Academy Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

{FIRSTANEME} Dr. Louis Serrano, and Dr. David Zanders
Solana Beach Veterinarians | Academy Animal Hospital | (858) 755-1511

741 Academy Drive
Solana Beach, CA 92075


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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Meet The Team

    Our team is committed to educating our clients in how to keep their pets healthy year round, with good nutrition and exercise. Academy Animal Hospital stays on top of the latest advances in veterinarian technology and above all, remembers that all animals and pets need to be treated with loving care in every check-up, procedure, or surgery.

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  • Dr.
    John Beccari

    Dr. John Beccari has lived and practiced in North County San Diego since 1995 with his wife and veterinary partner, Dr. Justie Reimann. He met her in his home state of New York at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, where he graduated in 1995.

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  • Dr.
    Justie Reimann

    Dr. Justie Reimann has lived and practiced in North County San Diego since 1995 with her husband and veterinary partner, Dr. John Beccari. She travels back several times a year to visit family and friends in and around her home state of New York, where she graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University in 1994.

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  • Dr.
    Lou Serrano

    Dr. Serrano received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Washington State University in 1983. After completing a post-graduate internship in Los Angeles, Dr. Serrano gained practical experience working at several different hospitals in the L.A. and Orange county areas before moving to San Diego in 1986.

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  • Dr.
    David Zanders

    Congratulations to our very own Dr. David Zanders, who received the Humane Hero Award for his outstanding civic and charitable responsibility not only to the Escondido Humane Society but to the animal community at large.

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  • "Everyone is super friendly and just adores our two cats (Tina and Louise). They always get great care and a lot of love when they visit."

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