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Kari Jenkins
Kari JenkinsVeterinary Medical Director
Dr. Kari Jenkins joined the Tybee Animal Care team as Veterinarian and Medical Director in May of 2013. She started out in the veterinary profession over 20 years ago working as a kennel assistant in an animal shelter. She proceeded to work as a receptionist, veterinary assistant, technician and manager before attending Veterinary School. Dr. Jenkins has graduated from Palm Beach State College, Florida Atlantic University and North Carolina State University with degrees in Chemistry, Biology and Animal Science. She spent 14 months at Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in both Small and Large Animal Clinics. Dr. Jenkins completed an externship at Louisiana Veterinary Referral Center with a focus on Internal Medicine and Emergency/Critical Care. She graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in January of 2010.

She opened Savannah Animal Care in March of 2014 to expand the services offered to the clients of Tybee Animal Care and residents of the Savannah, GA area to include 24 hour staffed emergency care in a convenient location. As the hospitals continued to grow, in March of 2016, she helped add Whitemarsh Animal Care to the Animal Care family to provide an additional convenient location serving pets in Whitemarsh Island and Wilmington Island, GA.

Dr. Jenkins enjoys working with all types of animals including exotics and wildlife. Her goal is to keep your pets happy and healthy through preventative medicine, proper nutrition and early detection of disease. In cases of illness or injury, she strives to get your pet back on their feet, no matter how many they happen to have. Her areas of special interest are internal medicine, emergency/critical care, dentistry, dermatology and ophthalmology.

Outside the clinic, Dr. Jenkins enjoys travel, photography, SCUBA diving and boating. Dr. Jenkins has had many different types of pets over the years. Her furry family consists of dogs and cats. She is engaged to Tom and has one daughter.

Brought my cat in for an appointment, he has a lot of issues. Doctor was very nice and helpful.

IZABELA C

Super fast and friendly! In and out in 20 minutes. Beckham absolutely loves the staff!!

BRANDON L

Arrived and promptly seen Staff was awesome. Professional and Friendly . Treated Beckham as one of their own and made him feel relaxed. Thank you

TOM L

Very kind, and helpful. Really happy with service!!!

MISSES J

I took my baby to get checked out and they did an amazing job teaching us how to hold him properly and make sure that he left not feeling any pain. Thank you!!! (= amazing service !

COURTNEY W

Called with an emergency and was told to come right in. Upon entering, my dog Bruce was taken even before I completed his paperwork and was checked out immediately. For our first time being here, I was very impressed with their quick services and thoroughness.

LAUREN M
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TYBEE ISLAND Animal Care White PawSAVANNAH
ANIMAL CARE

MON-FRI 8AM–6PM
SAT 9AM-1PM
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510 W Bryan St
Savannah, GA 31401
(912)335-1200
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MON-FRI 8AM–6PM
SAT 9AM-1PM

4753 US-80 #100
Savannah, GA 31410
(912)662-8620
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