Emergency Animal Care in Knoxville, TN
Emergency Animal Care in Chattanooga, TN

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If your cat has an emergency, the most important thing is to come in right now.
Call us immediately if you have an emergency with your cat!



• Chattanooga:


“Our sweet little Scarlet was hit by a car Thursday evening. None of our local offices would help us so we didn’t have a choice but to come to this office. I am glad we did! The staff is very nice, caring, & helpful. Thank you for all your help!”

– Tiffanny-Anne M.

“I cannot day enough wonderful words about this place. We had to go twice, this past weekend being our first overnight stay. Nothing was done that shouldn’t have been or the team felt was unnecessary. My kitty is stable and is going to be around for a few more.”

– Jamie F

“I had a very pleasant experience here…..even though it was a very unpleasant situation.They are VERY compassionate here!!!! WILL recommend to friends!!!”

– Zina

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• Chattanooga:


Cat Emergency

24H Animal Hospital for Cat Emergencies

We are your 24-hour emergency vet, here everyday, day and night, to make sure that, whenever you have a medical problem with your cat, you an get fast, appropriate treatment. When your cat’s been in hiding for two days and you think it best not to wait for Monday and your regular vet, or when your cat comes home with wounds from a cat fight, or when your cat ate the bouquet of flowers and is now really sick… Whatever it is that has you concerned about your cat is reason enough to give us a call.

Our compassionate staff is ready to take your call or greet you when walking-in makes more sense. Our highly-trained support staff is up next to evaluate and triage our feline ER patients. AESC’s ER vets have extensive experience managing cat emergencies, the support and advice of our board-certified specialists, and the state-of-the-art equipment for diagnosis and treatment at our emergency hospital. Whether your cat needs blood work to evaluate vomiting, a CT scan to evaluate head trauma, or fluid and medical therapy to manage diabetes, our 24hr ER has the knowledge, tools, and resources to provide the very best care for your cat.

When you need an ER near you for your cat, Animal Emergency and Specialty Center is your best bet.

Animal Emergency & Specialty Center in Knoxville and Chattanooga

Our Animal Emergency Hospital

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Emergency Vet Near Me. When your neighborhood veterinarian is closed or you have an emergency with your cat and seconds count, call or come straight in to Animal Emergency and Specialty Center. We are the 24-hour vet with two convenient locations. Our animal ER is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for walk-ins and immediate referrals. An emergency veterinarian is always onsite with a top-notch compassionate support team for best care of your beloved cat.

Animal Emergency Hospital, Knoxville. Animal Emergency & Specialty Center’s Knoxville location is on Kingston Pike, just off Highway 40 and 140. Conveniently located and open 24 hours a day to serve you and your cat, AESC is your best choice for an emergency vet for your cat. Our emergency team accesses the same advanced equipment used by our specialists and is specially-trained to manage any feline emergency.

Emergency Vet Near Me in Chattanooga. Animal Emergency & Specialty Center’s second location is on Lee Highway, just off Route 153 near the intersection of Highway 75. Just like our Knoxville location, our Chattanooga animal ER is a 24-hour vet facility. Staffed by an emergency veterinarian and amazing team at all times, our Chattanooga facility is also filled with the state-of-the-art equipment that allows us to best ensure a prompt and proper diagnosis and treatment for your cat. When you have a cat emergency, please call or come straight in. We’ll be here for you and your kitty!

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We want to make you and your pet’s visit convenient and enjoyable. You may expedite the registration process by downloading the new patient registration form and bringing it with you. While you are visiting us, take advantage of the comfortable seating and free guest Wi-Fi in our waiting area.

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A deposit is required before treatment can be initiated. Payment is required when services are rendered (no credit). Accepted payment methods include: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. You may download our credit card authorization form and bring it with you to your visit.

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Visitation Policy

We support your need to be with your vet and your pet’s need for your company and care.

Take advantage of our Open Door Policy to visit your pet. Please call ahead, though, so we can advise on arriving emergencies that may interfere with your visit.