The importance of advanced diagnostics

We’ve all been there: a puking dog at 2 a.m., a cat who tangled with the wrong dog, or some other ailment. You call the vet to ask how concerned you should be, and you’re told, “We can’t say [...]

Why is a good diet important for my pet?

If you’ve ever done an Internet search for “best dog food” or “best cat food,” you know how many choices there are. Dry, canned, homemade, raw, freeze-dried. And that’s not even considering how [...]

A letter to Santa from your pets

Dear Santa Paws, We have been very good this year. There was only that time we knocked over that plant over back in March (it was never going to make it ‘til summer anyway, with Mom’s black [...]

Senior pet health: How to care for your aging pet

We all wish our best furry friends will live forever (or at least as long as we do). However, dogs and cats age more quickly than humans, and by the age of 7, they’re considered middle-aged. When [...]

Santa Paws 2018

Animal Emergency & Specialty Center was the proud sponsor of Santa Paws nights at Hamilton Place Mall, which invited pet owners to bring their fur babies in for a photo with Santa. We had a [...]

Join us for 2018 Santa Paws dates!

There are still a few Santa Paws dates left at Hamilton Place Mall! On Nov. 26, Dec. 3, and Dec. 10, 2018, Animal Emergency & Specialty Center of Chattanooga representatives will be in front [...]