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 Click here to learn more about Dr. Paula Schuerer

Dr. Paula Schuerer received her BS in agriculture, DVM and MBA from Mississippi State University and since graduation in 1995 has practiced in the Franklin/Nashville area.  Her primary interests are surgery, dentistry, dermatology and small exotic mammal medicine.  In 2009, Dr. Schuerer became a board certified specialist, per the American Board of Veterinary  Practitioners, in Canine and Feline practice.  She joins approximately a dozen others within the state of Tennessee that hold this advanced degree.

Dr. Paula enjoys working with clients to best promote the health and well being of the furry family members.  In her spare time, she enjoys all kinds of outdoor activities including sports, bicycling, and gardening. Dr. Paula also enjoys "nerdy" activities like veterinary continuing education classes as well as she is now pursuing a degree in engineering.  Dr. Paula is also an active member in the community in both social and faith based events.

"After all these years in practice, I still absolutely love what I do and look forward to what the next challenge is going to be."

Feline Expert - Dr. Grace

Click here to learn more about Dr. Sharon Grace

Animal Ark is proud to announce that Dr. Sharon Grace will be seeing feline patients once a month.  Dr. Grace is a clinical professor at Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine and co-author of The Feline Patient (a standard textbook for veterinarians).

  Dr. Grace specializes in felines and will be holding "Purfect Feline Saturdays" at Animal Ark each month. Animal Ark will  try to limit the number of dogs it sees on these specific feline dedicated Saturdays so as to minimize the stress cats may encounter. 

Please be sure to call early to schedule an appointment with the cat expert, Dr. Grace, as appointments are limited.

  Please watch the associated link for a brief introduction to Dr. Grace.

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New patients receive $25 OFF for first time clients.

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