Bayside Hospital for Animals

251 Racetrack Road
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547


Welcome to Bayside Hospital for Animals Website!

Bayside Hospital for Animals is a full service companion animal hospital in Fort Walton Beach Florida. 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.

Our patients include dogs, cats, birds, rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, and chinchillas. We are fully staffed with owner and Senior Veterinarian Dr. Forrest Townsend, Senior Veterinarian Ellen Fannon, Associate Veterinarian Dr. Ben Williams, and Associate Veterinarian Dr. Avery Smith, totally over 60 years of experience.

As a new client, you can expect comprehensive care and a warm welcome from our front desk staff. We offer digital records for your convenience and online options for ordering medications and prescription diets. 

At this website, 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 animal hospital and the services we offer. We welcome your comments and suggestions.  Please contact us at (850) 864-1857 for all your pet health care needs.