Southern Ocean Animal Hospital

319 East Main St.
Tuckerton, NJ 08087


Southern Ocean Animal Hospital - Veterinarian serving Tuckerton, Little Egg Harbor, New Gretna NJ and more - Welcome to our site!  Southern Ocean Animal Hospital is a full service companion animal hospital that opened it's doors to the community in June 1981. It is our commitment to provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.


We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pet's health   care. We treat your pet as we would our own. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. Our entire veterinary healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner.


Our veterinarian Dr. Poinsett maintains an excellent working relationship with specialists at referral hospitals in the area.  In the event that your pet's illness requires additional expertise or advanced procedures we have the ability to access specialists in all phases of veterinary medicine. Southern Ocean Animal Hospital serves the communities of Tuckerton, Little Egg Harbor, New Gretna NJ and the southern Ocean/Burlington County area as well as the northern Atlantic County.

At this site, you will find information about our practice philosophy, our services, helpful forms to assist you and an extensive
Pet Medical Library for you to search for additional pet health care information.

Thank you for taking the time to read about our veterinary practice and the services we offer. We welcome your comments and suggestions.  Please contact us at (609) 296-3655 for all your pet health care needs.