Just Paws Animal Hospital

Just Paws Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Pembroke Pines, FL. The professional and courteous staff at Just Paws Animal Hospital 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. Just Paws Animal Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Pembroke Pines, FL and surrounding areas.

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

Our Mission

At Just Paws Animal Hospital, our goal is to provide the highest level of veterinary care to our beloved animal patients. Pets are members of the family. We strive to provide compassionate veterinary care to the loved ones brought to our facility.

Dr.'s John & Stacey Eccher began Just Paws Animal Hospital to fulfill their dream of helping pets live long and healthy lives with their families.
Our knowledgeable, experienced veterinarians and our friendly, dedicated staff provide a full spectrum of veterinary services for your family pets. We are committed to providing each patient with an exceptional level of care. We take pride in meeting each patient's needs and treat your pets as if they were part of our very own family.

  • 11210 Pines Blvd
  • Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
  • Phone: (954) 392-4567
  • Fax: (954) 392-4526
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  • Mon, Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wed: 8:00am - 2:00pm
  • Thurs, Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
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  • Stacey S. Eccher , V.M.D.

    Stacey S. Eccher , V.M.D.

    Veterinarian
    Dr. Stacey Eccher graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1999.  After graduation, Dr. Eccher practiced emergency medicine and general practice at a 24 hour hospital in Connecticut.  Dr. Eccher's areas of interest include internal medicine, emergency medicine, endocrinology, and behavior medicine. She relocated to South Florida with her family in 2002.  She and her husband established Just Paws Animal Hospital in July of 2006, culminating a lifelong dream.
  • John J. Eccher , V.M.D.

    John J. Eccher , V.M.D.

    Veterinarian
    Dr. John Eccher graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1999.  He practiced general and emergency medicine at a 24 hour hospital in Connecticut.  Upon moving to South Florida in 2002, he became medical director of a busy practice in Ft. Lauderdale.  Dr. Eccher's areas of interest include general surgery, dermatology, dentistry, and cardiology.  In 2006, he joined his wife at Just Paws Animal Hospital. 
  • Debbie Kelly

    Debbie Kelly

    Management Staff
  • Nadine McFarlane

    Nadine McFarlane

    Reception Staff

    Nadine has been a receptionist since 1998 for various companies in Miami.She started working with animals in 2006 as both a tech and receptionist. She joined just Paws Animal Hospital in April of  2012.
     
    When not at work she enjoys spending quality time with herdaughter, movies, and taking photos.
  • Anthony Nieves

    Technician Staff
    Anthony began working with animals in 1994.  He started working at the Humane Society of Greater Miami, where he began learning about animal healthcare and adoption.  After leaving the Humane Society, he began working in Animal Hospitals.  Working in Animal Hospitals, he learned more about client education, preventative care, and emergency medicine.  Before joining the team at Just Paws Animal Hospital, he served as Head Veterinary Technician at a very large practice.  Seeking a smaller, more client focused practice, he joined the team at Just Paws Animal Hospital in 2009.  When not at work, Anthony enjoys movies, music, Broadway Shows, and spending time with friends.  Anthony has three cats of his own, a Domestic Longhair named Thumbelina, a Cornish Rex named Ripley, and a Bengel named Desha. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1994
  • Racquel Vega

    Technician Staff
  • April Bennett

    Wanting to learn everything she could about being a vet tech, April started her journey in 2008 at Miami Dade College. As part of the Vet Tech program she interned at various hospitals and volunteered at Animal Services for 40 hours. While going to school, she worked for 3 years at a puppy boutique caring for and medicating the puppies. When a position became available in 2013, she gladly moved over to Just Paws Animal Hospital. Soon after, she graduated from MDC and completed the National Veterinary Technician Exam to obtain her certification.

    In her free time she enjoys rescuing animals, gardening, and spending time with her dogs, cats, and birds. 

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 30, 2013
    Education:
    M.D.C. Graduate with an A.S. in Veterinary Technology
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