How to Protect Your Pet from Ticks

By | 2018-04-25T14:41:06+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Dog, pet safety, Uncategorized|

Considered a public health concern by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ticks are external parasites—arachnids that are related to spiders and mites—that live by feeding on the blood of mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. There are more than 850 known tick species throughout the world; some are considered hard ticks and some [...]

Meet Our Newest Doctor, Dr. Brown!

By | 2017-08-15T21:22:46+00:00 September 15th, 2015|Dog, Dr. Brown, News, Veterinarian|

Dr. Kelley Brown was born and raised in the small town of Fayetteville, TN, just an hour and a half south of Nashville. She is the oldest of four children and grew up on a large family farm with several family dogs, cats, beef cattle, and horses. Dr. Brown’s favorite past-time growing up was basketball, [...]

September Case of the Month: THE UNEXPECTED VISITOR

By | 2017-08-15T21:12:33+00:00 September 18th, 2014|Bella, canine, Dog, lebanon animal hospital|

This is Bella. She is an eight pound Chihuahua/Jack Russell Terrier mix. Her daddy let her outside to go potty one morning and poor Bella was confronted by a large, unfamiliar dog. You see, Bella lives on a ten acre farm and never had to worry about strange animals coming to house. The large dog [...]