Jessie Sanders

Jessie Sanders, DVM, CertAqV
 Jessie Sanders

Dr. Jessie Sanders is an exclusive all-aquatic veterinarian working in private practice.

Highlights

Experience

Jessie Sanders, DVM, CertAqV is the owner and chief veterinarian at Aquatic Veterinary Services, a mobile all-aquatic veterinary practice serving California and Nevada. Dr. Sanders is one of the first Certified Aquatic Veterinarians through the World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association. Her exceptional veterinary practice serves pet fish, including koi, goldfish, bettas, cichlids and more, and aquaculture facilities. Dr. Sanders is a Level II USDA Accredited Veterinarian and has been practicing for over 7 years. 

Through her seven years in veterinary practice, Dr. Sanders has over 400 clients throughout California and Nevada. Her pioneering practice has brought countless benefits to all fish under her care and educated all pet fish owners on proper fish care and husbandry. 

Dr. Sanders is a regular lecturer at many veterinary conferences, including the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Association of Fish Veterinarians

Specializing in fish surgery, Dr. Sanders has logged extensive hours honing her surgical skills. Her veterinary practice is proud to offer a broad range of surgical services, extending from a simple wen trim to a fully-invasive coelomic exploratory. View some of the complete procedures on her YouTube channel. 

Education

Dr. Sanders received her B.S. in Marine Biology from the University of Rhode Island, graduating with honors Magna Cum Laude. She received her DVM from the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.

Expertise: Aquatic Veterinary Medicine
Education: Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, University of Rhode Island
Location: Soquel, CA
Title: Chief Veterinarian

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