About Us

Picture1SCK - Portraits-8306-2-2Owner: Dr. Jessie Sanders

The Fish Vet Store is owned and operated by Jessie Sanders, DVM, CertAqV of Aquatic Veterinary Services.

Dr. Sanders specializes in fish surgery and has logged extensive hours honing her surgical skills. Our veterinary practice is proud to offer a broad range of surgical services, extending from a simple wen trim to a fully-invasive abdominal exploratory.

Our hospital facility in Watsonville, CA is only the 4th fish hospital in the country and the only on the west coast and was completely designed by Dr. Sanders. Taking from her considerable education and client needs, the hospital is a one of a kind veterinary practice specifically tailored to the needs of all of our aquatic patients.

Dr. Sanders received her B.S. in Marine Biology from the University of Rhode Island and DVM from Tufts University. Dr. Sanders is one of the first Certified Aquatic Veterinarian through the World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association, and a member of the American Association of Fish Veterinarians, the International Association of Aquatic Animal Medicine and the American Veterinary Medical Association.

Learn more about Dr. Sanders on her website: Click Here

3 thoughts on “About Us”

  1. I think 3 of my fish have internal parasites, one has a severe sunken in stomach the other not so bad. It’s a 200 gallon African cichlid tank.


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