Animal Clinic
Dr. George & Dr. Natali


Our Clinic

Dr. George and Dr. Ibarra, along with our staff, have provided the highest standard of veterinary care for over thirty years.

Together we offer our patients at the Animal Clinic many aspects of veterinary care from basic pet care to life saving procedures. We specialize in dietary management and preventative health care.

We are constantly evolving and are current with the latest technology and veterinary medical advancements. As part as our commitment to the community we service many animal rescue organizations such as the Greyhound Pet’s of America, Coon’s Run Wildlife, The Guide Dog Foundation for The Blind, and many others. We enjoy supporting our local schools and businesses.

We are committed to your pet’s well-being in all life stages. Providing a long, happy, healthy life is our number one goal!


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Our Staff



Dr. Natali Ibarra

Dr. Ibarra was born and raised on the Peruvian Coast. She graduated with a degree in Medico Veterinario Zootecnista from the University of San Luis Gonzaga- Peru in 2001, and moved to Florida. After obtaining her certification from the Educational Commission of Foreign Veterinary Graduates, she joined Dr. George at the Animal Clinic as part of the doctor staff. Her professional interests include Veterinary Dermatology, Dentistry and Internal Medicine. Dr Ibarra speaks fluent English and Spanish. She lives in Merritt Island and has two dogs named Vegas and Mr. Bud. She enjoys kayaking, yoga and traveling. She also supports and volunteers with The Guide Dog for the Blind, Inc. and raised a wonderful dog named Dakota.



heather bates-office manager

Heather is a native of Florida, and earned an Associate Degree in Business from Daytona Beach Community College. After managing a restaurant, she realized animals were her calling. She has raised seven puppies for the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind, and continues to support the organization. Heather is a member, trainer and volunteer at Canine Star Training Academy, where she teaches basic obedience classes, and works her own dogs in obedience, rally, and agility. She is particularly interested in canine behavior. Heather started Fur By Choice in April of 2011, a full grooming facility. As the Office Manager at Dr. George and Dr Ibarra’s Animal Clinic, Heather will be happy to assist you in any way you require.