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Animal Ark Animal Hospital strives to provide the most up to date medical and surgical procedures. The procedures are performed in a clean and comfortable environment for both patients and clients. We utilize all available diagnostic equipment, consult specialists, and refer to specialists when needed to provide your pet with the best possible care. Our goal is to provide clients with confidence and trust that their pet is being given expert and loving care.
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If you live in Franklin or the surrounding area in TN, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. Paula Schuerer is a licensed, board certified (ABVP) specialist, treating dogs, cats & small exotic mammals. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.
Animal Ark Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital providing routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Schuerer is experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, with a calm environment so your pet can relax at his/her visit.
We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you have questions call (615) 778-0880 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our office is centrally located in Cool Springs and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Franklin pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.
If you have an emergency after hours, please contact: BluePearl Veterinary Partners (615) 333-1212 in Cool Springs Nashville Veterinary Specialists (615) 386-0107 in Nashville Facebook
At Animal Ark Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Paula Schuerer
Animal Ark Animal Hospital (615) 778-0880
1115 West McEwen Dr
Franklin, TN 37067
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