Northwest Florida Animal Clinic

Since 1998, the Northwest Florida Animal Clinic has served the pleasure and performance animal community of the Emerald Coast. We are proud to be the oldest large animal clinic in Santa Rosa and Escambia counties. Our location between the two counties is convenient for our clients and allows our rapid response to emergencies.  We are ready to meet the demands of this expanding clientele with the latest technology and expertise. To educate our growing community, NWFAC hosts annual educational seminars to disseminate new advances in veterinary care with topics including reproduction, lameness evaluation, parasite control, nutrition, chiropractic, and dentistry. We are proud to serve the towns of Pace, FL, Pensacola, FL, and Milton, FL.

Hospital Facilities
  • Large animal treatment area with 1 set  of stocks and weight scale
  • Small animal exam rooms for cats and  dogs
  • Surgical suite with gas anesthesia
  • Six-stall barn with adjacent pasture turnout
  • Cattle chute and head catch
  • In-house USDA certified Coggins laboratory
  • 2 fully stocked ambulatory vehicles
  • Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM on the 1st of the month.
  • After Hours Emergency? Call: 850-994-0900
  • Dr. Keith Weekley

    Dr. Keith Weekley

    Dr. Weekley grew up in Cantonment and attended Troy State University after graduating from Tate High School. He played football in the 1987 Division II National Championship team while attending TSU. He earned Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Florida College of Agriculture before attending veterinary school at the University of Florida in Gainesville. Upon graduation, he worked in a mixed animal practice in Alabama and at the former Milton Animal Clinic before opening NWFAC in 1998. He is married to Heidi, and has two children, Adam and Olivia. His hobbies include fishing, hunting, and golf.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1995
    Troy State University, University of Florida
  • Dr. Tabetha Brown

    Dr. Tabetha Brown

    Dr. Tabetha Brown grew up in Mobile, Alabama. She attended LSU where she played in the Tiger Marching Band for 4 years and graduated with a bachelors degree in Animal Science. She attended Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine where she took advanced electives in Equine and Food Animal Reproduction, as well as Equine Critical Care. she graduated in May of 2012. She enjoys all aspects of large and small animal medicine but particularly loves the babies!! She joined NWFAC in 2012. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her critters Foxie Roxie, Bacardi, and her horse Maverick. She also enjoys riding horses, hula hooping, playing guitar, spending time on the river fishing and wakeboarding.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2013
    Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Dr. Joshua Smith

    Dr. Joshua Smith

    Dr. Joshua Smith grew up in Circleville, Ohio. He received his BS in Biomedical Engineering from Wright State University. Later, he moved to Knoxville, Tennessee where he earned his DVM from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Smith moved to Pensacola, Florida and joined the NWFAC team this past June.  He loves all aspects of mixed animal medicine but has a special interest in cattle. Dr. Smith has one dog of his own, a Brittany Spaniel named Riley. In his spare time, he enjoys working out, fishing, and hiking.
  • Jennifer Peters

    Jennifer Peters

    Jen joined NWFAC in 2014. Jen is originally from Spring, Texas, she moved to Florida with her husband, Bobby, and her 2 youngest kids, Garrett and Lexy in 2013. She grew up showing Quarter Horses, and has been breeding and showing Bull Mastiffs for the past 13 years. Jen has her AA in Liberal Arts from Pensacola State College. In her spare time, she enjoys showing dogs, and watching her son play baseball for Escambia High School.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Pensacola State College