Drive-Thru Convenience

Stay in your car for quick service right from our driveway! You can drop your pet off for a procedure or pick up their medicine! Learn more here.

Same Day Appointments

Does your pet need care today? Give us a call at (615) 778-0880, we often have same-day openings ready for your pet.

Drop-Off Appointments

For added convenience, consider drop-off appointments.*

*Day boarding fee may apply.

Veterinarian and Locally Owned Animal Hospital in Franklin, TN
Veterinarian And Animal Hospital In Franklin, TN

Veterinarian and Locally Owned Animal Hospital in Franklin, TN

Animal Ark Animal Hospital has served generations of pets and pet families since our founding in 2002. We are proudly locally owned and operated, with a focus on meeting the needs of your animal family members in every way possible. Our veterinarians in Franklin, TN offer a full range of preventative services, including vaccinations and dentistry, exotic pet care, surgery, nutritional recommendations, and in-depth diagnostics.

We also have access to incredible board-certified specialists across the country, including mobile specialists who can come to our animal hospital to treat your pet. Whatever direction your pet’s treatment takes, they’ll always have the best here at Animal Ark.

Online Pet Pharmacy

Visit our online pet pharmacy and supply store today.


Visit our online portal to request an appointment.

Pet Emergency?

Call us at (615) 778-0880 during our regular business hours.

Meet Your Franklin, TN Veterinarians

Get to know Dr. Paula Schuerer, veterinarian and owner of Animal Ark Animal Hospital, along with her outstanding veterinary team. Dr. Schuerer is ABVP Certified and has 28 years of experience as a veterinarian. We are all devoted animal lovers who are passionate about caring for pets and people and making our community a healthier, happier place!

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Providing Essential Veterinary Services for Dogs, Cats, and Exotics

Your pet deserves to live a full, happy life, which is why we provide a full range of services dedicated to improving health and enhancing longevity. Learn more about our veterinary services below.

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