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


Practice Manager

Jessica was born in Florida, yet raised in a small northeast Texas community where she spent most of her high school career focusing on FFA. In 2010 she was awarded with the American Degree and went on to study Agriculture Education at a local college. She spent several years breeding both racing bred Arabians and Quarter horses but decided to move back to Florida in 2015. Jessica has been a vet tech off and on for the past 10 years; her other jobs included flying with horses overseas, training dogs using both foundation training and pack mentality, working on horse and cattle ranches, and even managing a doggy daycare. When she’s not at work, Jessica loves spending time with her dogs, cats, and horses at home.



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

Rebecca graduated from the University of South Florida in 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in Integrative Animal Biology and a minor in Chemistry. She was born and raised here in Florida and grew up on a farm. She has always had a passion for the field of veterinary medicine and has been a part of this world since 2010 having seen patients of many sizes and species. In her free time, Rebecca enjoys doing obstacle course races all over the country, competing in many sports and spending time with her horses, goats, dog and cat.