Welcome to Northgate Animal Clinic
Your Veterinarian in Leesburg,FL
Call us at (352) 787-8533

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (352) 787-8533!

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If you live in Leesburg or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Richard B. Clark is a licensed FL veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Northgate Animal Clinic is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Richard B. Clark has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Leesburg veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (352) 787-8533 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Leesburg veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Leesburg pet owners.

At Northgate Animal Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Richard B. Clark
Leesburg Veterinarian | Northgate Animal Clinic | (352) 787-8533

2473 Citrus Blvd
Leesburg, FL 34748

  • Dr.
    Richard B. Clark

    I was born in Leesburg, as were my parents, and have grown up in Leesburg. I attended Leesburg High School and graduated from Lake Sumter Community College. I then went on to the University of Central Florida where I graduated with a bachelor's degree of Science in Biology. I attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed a one year clinical rotation at Kansas State University. I have worked at Northgate Animal Clinic since July of 1998 and purchased the practice in January of 1999. I have owned and raised Chinese Shar-Pei since 1987. Raising and showing my dogs is what gave me the love for caring for animals. I have been blessed over the years to have great clients, a dedicated staff, and supportive family and friends.  

  • Brittany

    Hello there, my name is Brittany! Ever since I was a little girl, I had a passion for saving animals. It seemed that they were drawn to me just as I was drawn to them. Flash forward to 2015, I began my dream job of working in veterinary medicine. I started as a full-time technician, learning the ins and outs of the field and with a lot of long days, some good and some bad and hard work, I was promoted to my current title as manager. This transition into management is to maintain a positive work environment. My love for this profession and my passion for helping animals and building trust with our clients, has helped me to get to where I am today. In 2017, I married my best friend, Michael. We have a beautiful adventurous little girl named Everleigh. We also have a very spoiled pitbull named Kado aka Pig and rescued a beagel named Hank, he fits right in to the family!

  • Tonia

    Hello Everyone! My name is Tonia. I started with Northgate Animal Clinic in 2016. As a child, I grew up on a farm and now I live on 10 beautiful acres where I have 4 horses, a lot of chickens and my 3 tiny dogs. Living on a farm as a child made me realize that helping and working with animals, small and large, is my calling.

    As a full-time tech here at Northgate Animal Clinic, I also have had the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of assisting with surgery. My goal is to give 100% in the care that each pet is cared for as if it were my own. I love the relationship that I have with each and every client and their pets, and again my goal as a tech is to make sure that every client leaves our office 100% satisfied. In my spare time and on the weekends, I go horseback riding, fishing and work on the farm and in my flower garden. I thank Dr. Clark and Northgate Animal Clinic every day for making my dream come true.

  • Tiffani

    Hi! My name is Tiffani! While I’m not caring for your furry friends here at Northgate Animal Clinic, I take care of my two beautiful young daughters, Piper and Paisley and my wonderful husband Chris on our farm in Eustis. We have lots of chickens, a few goats, a pig , a cat, a rabbit and fish! I'm a huge fan of football. Especially the Steelers and FSU! I also have a slight obsession with plants and all things outdoors! Have a great day!

  • Abigail

    Hello! My name is Abigail (or Abby as some people call me) I have always been drawn toward animals and pretty much everyone I knew thought I would someday work with them. In pre-school I even wrote down how I wanted to be working with animals as a career, well here I am living my dream! When I am not working I am mostly singing, writing, or doing something creative. At home I have two dogs. A lovable pitbull named Bleu and my sweet shih-Tzu named Marshmallow. I am so happy to be at Northgate and can not wait to meet all of your cute and lovable fur babies!

  • Brittany

    Hello my name is Brittany Anderson. I am happy to call the beautiful City of Leesburg my home. I am a devoted wife and cat mom; who loves spending time with my husband and spoiling our four cats. Some of my favorite things to do when im not assisting in getting your fur babies the absolute best care are paddle boarding at the springs, going to the beach,and last but not least being at the dirtbike track with my husband.

  • Lauren

    HI! My name is Lauren and let me tell you a little bit about myself. I am from Lombard, Illinois but have lived in Florida most of my life. I absolutely adore animals, especially German Shepherds. I have grown up with them my entire life and I currently have two of my own. Veterinary medicine is truly a work of art and I am honored to work in this Furrrtastic field.


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Wow! Thanks to all the staff at Anderson Vet Clinic. I feel like you all truly love what you do! My kitty, Lola and I always have such a pleasant experience when we come in. Fortunately, it’s usually just for a check-up, but I would not leave Lola in anyone else’s hands but yours. Thank you for your caring commitment!"
    Maya Smith / Los Angeles, CA
  • "I have benefited tremendously from the care my pet received from Dr. Anderson."
    John Doe / San Diego, CA
  • "Fabio wasn’t eating the food I was giving him and I didn’t feel he was getting the nutrition he needed. Thanks to Dr. Anderson, he evaluated Fabio and his current diet to make some recommendations and now Fabio has gone from barely eating to finishing his meals and he looks healthier than ever. You clearly are an expert in your field...thanks so much!"
    Tara Brown / Kansas City, MO

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