Bradford Pet Care Hospital is located in historic downtown Starke, FL. It offers veterinary services for a variety of different animal species, including horses and birds (such as poultry!). The hospital has its own in-house laboratory and surgical facilities.
Dr. Ricker is a graduate of the University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine. After working for a few years as a veterinarian in Jacksonville, Dr.Linda moved her business to Starke as an exclusively mobile practitioner. In 1998 she opened Bradford Pet Care Hospital with her husband Dr. Michael Ricker. Dr. Linda is currently a professor at Santa Fe College as well.
Michael Ricker, DVM
Dr. Ricker is a graduate from The University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine. Following his graduation, Dr.Ricker worked with Dr. Jim Pennington in Starke until 1992. From 1992-1998 he worked at Fleming Island Pet and Bird Clinic. In 1998 Dr.Ricker partnered with his wife to open Bradford Pet Care Hospital. Dr. Mike's areas of interest include orthopedic, avian, and large animal medicine.