Affordable Pet Hospital Staff

Dr. Mussnug

Dr. Mussnug is from a small town in Maine. She received her degree in Animal Science from the University of Maine, then went to Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine for her Veterinary degree. Since this school is in the Caribbean, Dr. Mussnug had to do her clinical year at the University of Florida and that is where she fell in love with the state. Since graduating in 2011, Dr. Mussnug has experience in different areas of Veterinary medicine including private practice, shelter work, mobile euthanasia/hospice work, and mobile private practice. Her interests are in general medicine/surgery, behavior, pain management, end of life/hospice care, and alternative therapies. Dr. Mussnug and her husband love the outdoors, traveling, finding new eateries, and hanging out with their fur babies. They have 2 dogs, Killian and Apollo, and 1 cat named Chevy. Dr. Mussnug loves to create bonds with you and your pet, because she wants to be a partner in your pet’s health for a lifetime.

Our Staff



Phyllis has been working in Veterinary practices for 23 years before coming to Affordable Pet Hospital. When not working she enjoys taking care of her family which includes her husband, Carl, two mischievous cats, Trouble and Bugs, and two pampered horses. She also enjoys singing in an ensemble and choir at her Church to fill up the rest of her time.


Veterinary Technician

Shonna has been practicing and working as a veterinary technician for three and a half years. She’s originally from Lakeland, Florida and she recently moved to the Tampa Bay area. Her hobbies include painting and sketching, or a day at the park.