Cooper City Animal Clinic

Cooper City Animal Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Cooper City, FL. The professional and courteous staff at Cooper City Animal Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Cooper City Animal Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Cooper City and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Cooper City Animal Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

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  • Mondays 8-5 pm
  • Tuesdays/Fridays 8-6 pm
  • Wednesdays 8-7 pm
  • Saturdays 8-1 pm
  • Thursdays 8-1 pm
  • Dr. Raul Mendy, DVM

     Dr. Raul Mendy was born in Argentina, South America.  He moved to the U.S.  When he was 26 years old after he graduated veterinary school.  His father was a great veterinarian and Dr. Mendy and his brother took on their father's wonderful profession.
     He worked in Argentina for 2 years and then completed his certification here in the U.S. where he has been practicing for the past 33 years.  He is the proud owner of 2 veterinary clinics and is happy to have fulfilled his lifelong dream of serving his community as a veterinarian.
     For more then 31 years Dr. Raul Mendy, a leader in the field of veterinary, and his associates have been helping people take care of their pets by providing the finest animal health care services available.  His practice was founded upon the belief in the critical need for proper, honest and great service within all healthcare fields.
     Dr. Mendy is fluent in English and Spanish.  When he is not working he enjoys reading, playing tennis and going on road trips with his family.
     Special Interests: Dr. Mendy enjoys dermatology and has a special place in his heart for geriatric patients.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1980
    Education:
    Doctor of veterinaty Medicine
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  • Dr. Cristina Comartin

     Dr. Comartin graduated from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine.  While in College, she  did an externship in  Sao Paulo, Brazil and in Barcelona, Spain. Before joining the staff at Cooper City Animal Clinic in 2011,  she worked in Miami Beach for around 15 years.

    Dr Comartin lived  in Mexico City for 14 years  and also lived in Argentina, she  is fluent in  English and Spanish.

    She moved to Cooper City to live close to her mother,  we have been so lucky that she chose Cooper City Animal Clinic as her new place of work.   She loves to travel and is well loved by her staff, clients and furry friends.  She is owned by Apache, Pulga, Nena, Luna and Tiki.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1994
    Education:
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Patricia O'Durnin

     Patricia was born and raised in Southern Argentina.  She graduated from University of Buenos Aires with a degree in Veterinary Medicine. After graduation Pat went to University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in Gainsville.  At UF Pat participated in several embryo transfer program with the Department of Theriogenology.  Pat fell in love with Florida and decided to make this her home.  She has been the manager of Cooper City Animal Clinic since 1988. (yes! 25 years).
     Pat enjoys spending the weekends with her family and attending her son's Lacrosse games.
      Vaquinha, our Yorkie hostess lives with Pat and welcomes all our clients and patients when she is in the clinic.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1984
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  • Raquel Leal

    Our head receptionist  Raquel is from Manaus, Brazil and moved to the US in her High School years. .  She has been part of the Cooper City Animal Clinic family since 1999. Our adoption program and work with pet's in distress are deeply in debt to her hard work and dedication. She always finds the perfect pet for the perfect home. Raquel enjoys spending time on the beach,  water sports, and reading.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1999
    Interests:
    Rescue & Adoptions
  • Melissa Meringolo

    Graduated Cooper City High School with honors in 2006.  She currently is attending Broward College working towards a bachelor in Zoology.  Her experience started when she was 15 years old,  primarily based on wildlife, she enjoyed 7 years of bird of prey maintenance and shows.  During those years she started a program called "A Walk on the Wildside", including wildlife tours and seminars.  With an interest in all wildlife she moved to the Everglades in order to work with gators and large reptiles species.  Ultimately her experience with animal husbandry was leading her further to her goal...working in the field of veterinary medicine. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2000
  • Kathy Zwolinsky

    Kathy is the newest member of the team.She has worked with animals her whole life, from dogs to cats to horses. After living in Connecticut for several years she recently moved back to Florida. Her hobbies include reading, horseback riding and going to the beach. She has two cats Irie and Loki.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1995
    Interests:
    geriatrics
  • Mav

    Mav was born and raised in South Florida.  He has grown up enjoying the company of many animals ranging from horses and dogs to small mammals and reptiles.  He has experience in relocating wild animals in a humane way and also has been involved in training dogs.  Mav has a strong interest in protecting and helping all animals.  He enjoys working  at Cooper City Animal Clinic and we are very happy to have him with us.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
  • Raul Mendy Jr. - Foster for Teens!

    Program that allows kids to get community hours and help homeless pets.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2010
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  • Jarett Lindo -Foster for Teens!


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
  • Vaquinha

    Vaquinha is the Clinic's mascot. She actually loves coming to work. You can see her by the front desk with a different dress every day greeting the clients.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2004
    Interests:
    beggin for treats