Our state-of-the-art clinic offers a full line of medical, dental, and surgical services. We have an in-house laboratory that offers full bloodwork panels, radiographs, and many other tests with results on the same day so your pet doesn't have to wait for a diagnosis!






DR. JAY TAYLOR, DVM • Veterinarian

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Dr. Taylor is originally from a small town in Southeast Missouri called Steele.  He grew up in the country with several different animals (dogs, cats, horses).  Dr. Taylor went to the University of Missouri for his college and graduated from veterinary school in 2005.  While in college, he learned to surf and heard about the Outer Banks.   After graduation, he moved to Kitty Hawk and practiced in private practice as well as emergency medicine for the next 5 years.  He opened the Outer Banks Veterinary Hospital in 2010 and currently resides in Kill Devil Hills with his wife Jessica, their two children Emma and Jonathan, and their two dogs Winnie and Nai'a. Outside of the office, he enjoys surfing, sailing, fishing, radios (he's a ham radio operator), and brewing beer. 


Registered Veterinary Technician

Jackie has been on the Outer Banks since 2009. She is originally from upstate New York. In addition to being a licensed veterinary technician, she also has a degree in marine biology. She lives with her husband and three dogs. In her spare time, she likes to garden and spend time on the beach.


Veterinary Assistant

Elyssa is a native of Manteo on Roanoke Island. She will be starting school next year to earn her North Carolina Veterinarian Technicians license. She enjoys spending time relaxing at the beach, caring for her plants, disc golfing, and has a passion for animals. 





Nancy originally hails from Mathews, VA and has been on the OBX for two years. In her spare time, she enjoys baking, spending time on the beach, and fishing. She lives with her husband, two dogs, and a cat.



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