BluePearl Veterinary Partners Launches New Website

Tampa FL, April 19, 2010 – BluePearl Veterinary Partners launched today to bring together in one website information about the partnership’s eight specialty, referral and emergency hospitals, which are located in Florida, Kansas, Minnesota, New York and Tennessee.  The website also provides information on advanced veterinary care and pet health for pet owners and referring veterinarians.

More than 130 veterinarians and 325 staff are employed by BluePearl, which owns Florida Veterinary Specialists with hospitals in Tampa, Brandon and Clearwater; BluePearl Veterinary Partners hospital in metropolitan Minneapolis, Minnesota; BluePearl Veterinary Partners hospital in metropolitan Nashville, Tennessee; NYC Veterinary Specialists with hospitals in Manhattan and Queens, New York; and Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center of Kansas City in Overland Park, Kansas.

“With every hospital represented ‘under one roof’ of our new website, the site can better reflect our mission to provide our communities with exceptional specialty medicine delivered dedicated professionals,” said Neil Shaw, DVM, ACVIM, chief medical officer of BluePearl Veterinary Partners.  “We started as a small, 3-staff-member clinic in Tampa in 1996 and now are a growing, 8-hospital group in multiple markets.  Having information about each of our locations and the services we provide easily accessible is increasingly important.” provides information for pet owners about pet health through articles, newsletters and blogs written by veterinary specialists. Referring veterinarians can access information on advancements in veterinary care and continuing education programs in the regions served by BluePearl Veterinary Partner hospitals.