Biography 2017-05-24T13:21:24+00:00

George Zafir,  BSc. DVM

Dr. George Zafir was born in Hungary and arrived in the United States by way of Canada in 1994. He graduated with his Bachelor of Science Degree from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. His Doctor of Veterinary Medicine was obtained in 1983 from the University of Guelph, Ontario Veterinary College, Ontario, Canada. He has practiced for 31 years exclusively with cats and dogs. His first 19 years in the USA was spent as the Medical Director of a Small Animal Hospital in mid Palm Beach County. The past year he was practicing entirely as an Emergency Medicine veterinarian in Broward County. The only thing that exceeds his passion and expertise for veterinary medicine is his compassion for his patients and their guardians.


He is married to the same beautiful wife of 30 years. He has 3 adult children, 2 dogs, 1 cat and another kitty on the way. Dr. Zafir enjoys biking, swimming and reading. Dr. Zafir is also enthralled with rappelling off mountains, skydiving, volcano explorations and great white shark encounters, but only in his dreams! Most important to Dr. Zafir are his family, friends and the wonderful relationships developed over the years as a veterinarian.