Canal Animal Hospital

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501 24th Ave N
Lake Worth, FL 33460

Driving Directions

(561) 582-3595


  • Hours:
  • Mon: 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tue: 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thu: 8:00am - 7:00pm
  • Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm

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

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Canal animal hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

Canal Animal Hospital Services

  • Anesthesia
  • Bathing
  • Boarding
  • Dental Care
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Endoscopy
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Grooming
  • Laboratory
  • Laser Therapy
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Puppy and Kitten Care
  • Rabbits and Small Mammals
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Senior Care
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

Canal Animal Hospital Staff Profiles

Dr. Jay A Butan, DVM

After completing his Bachelor of Science degree at Cornell University, Dr. Butan received his veterinary doctorate at Tuft’s University School of Veterinary Medicine. He went on to practice at a large group facility in Detroit for 3 years, where he served as chief of staff. In 1989 Dr. Butan took over Canal Animal Hospital and has been serving the needs of his clients and community since.

Dr. Butan is an active member of the Palm Beach County Veterinary Society, The Florida Veterinary Medical Association, The American Association of Feline Practitioners, and the American Veterinary Association, Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association, America Association Sugar Glider Veterinarians, and member of the ASPCA. In addition to running a busy animal hospital, Dr. Butan has participated in many clinical trials to test the efficiency of new drugs prior to approval and has represented major pharmaceutical companies at both national and international conferences.
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Years in Practice: 27

Scarlett Lee

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Years in Practice: 27

Jessica Hogan

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Years in Practice: 21