At Pets First, we’re very proud of our fine veterinarians and staff. We strive to make your and your pets time at our offices friendly and as stress-free as possible. We look forward to meeting you and your pet. Here’s a short introduction of the caring veterinarians you will meet when you visit Pets First Animal Hospital with locations in Ft Myers, FL.
Dr. Andrew Jauquet graduated from Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed his small animal internal medicine and surgical internship in Atlanta at Georgia Veterinary Specialists. Dr. Jauquet has experience as a referral and emergency doctor. His special interests include emergency and critical care, ultrasonography, cytology, internal medicine and soft tissue surgery. In his time off he enjoys spending time with his wife and son, and their two dogs.
Dr. Malka Spektor graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2016. She spent some time working in companion animal practice in St. Louis, MO. She then moved down to sunny southwest Florida to do a veterinary internship at CROW, working with all kinds of native Florida wildlife. At the end of the internship, she loved the area so much, she decided to stay! She has a passion for wildlife conservation and working with a variety of species, including dogs, cats, and exotics. In her free time, she loves being outdoors in natures, dancing, and doing yoga. She lives with her wonderful husband David, and their dog, rabbit, and snake.
Dr. Dan Flinn grew up in Northwestern Indiana and graduated from Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine. He then completed an internship and surgical residency at ASPCA Henry Bergh Memorial Hospital in Manhattan, New York. Dr. Flinn practiced veterinary medicine in his hospital, Jericho Animal Hospital, Syosset N.Y. for 44 years until he moved to Florida with his wife. Dr. Flinn has been active for over 25 years in the United States Power Squadrons (America’s Boating Club) teaching boating safety and education.
Beth graduated from the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine with her Bachelors in Marine Biology in 2003. In 2004, she flew south to beautiful Southwest Florida leaving the cold behind where she fell into her passion in veterinary nursing medicine. In 2009, she graduated from St. Petersburg College with her Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology and obtained her Certified Veterinary Technician license and continued on to complete her Veterinary Practice Management Certificate in 2013. Beth shares her life with her two amazing children, two crazy Beagles and a very annoying cat. In her spare time she enjoys adding to her amateur coin collection, going to the movies and getting lost in a good mystery novel.